The Knicks could have interest in Tyrus Thomas if he passed through buyout waivers as expected.
The Bobcats officially bought out Tyrus Thomas on Wednesday.
The Bobcats will use the amnesty provision on Tyrus Thomas to make room for Al Jefferson.
The Bobcats gave Tyrus Thomas 23 minutes of playing time on Monday and he scored 13 points with two boards, two assists and one steal.
Tyrus Thomas (personal) has rejoined the Bobcats but he is not part of Mike Dunlap's rotation.
Tyrus Thomas was active for the first time in 12 games Friday but did not get into the game.
The Bobcats have told Tyrus Thomas to stay home and he will not travel on the team's 4-game road trip.
Tyrus Thomas (knee) returned to action on Saturday with two points in seven minutes off the bench.
Tyrus Thomas (knee) is listed as a game-time call for Saturday's game in Houston.
Tyrus Thomas will not play in Wednesday's game due to a left knee contusion.
Tyrus Thomas had two points, six rebounds and two assists in 18 minutes Saturday.
Tyrus Thomas made another start at power forward Wednesday, but failed to score on 0-of-4 shooting and added just two rebounds.
Tyrus Thomas played over 38 minutes in his first start of the season on Sunday, scoring 13 points on 4-of-14 shooting, with five rebounds, one steal and one block.
Tyrus Thomas will start against the Pistons on Sunday.