Iman Shumpert will play some point guard with Jose Calderon (calf) out 2-3 weeks.
Iman Shumpert and JR Smith both suggested that the Knicks quit against the Bulls in Wednesday's 104-80 opening night loss.
Iman Shumpert scored five points on 2-of-9 shooting vs. the Bulls on Wednesday, hitting one 3-pointer with three rebounds and three steals in just 20 minutes of action.
Iman Shumpert will start at SG vs. the Bulls on Wednesday, as expected.
There has been "no conversation" between the Knicks and Iman Shumpert about a contract extension, sources told ESPN New York.
Iman Shumpert missed all six of his field goal attempts and failed to grab any rebounds in 15 scoreless minutes on Friday.
Iman Shumpert is expected to start at shooting guard this season.
Iman Shumpert is one of Phil Jackson's "favorites" on the Knicks' roster, and Jackson called him "simply our best on-ball defender" against SGs and bigger PGs.
Iman Shumpert started at SG for the Knicks on Tuesday and had 12 points, four rebounds, four assists and a 3-pointer on 5-of-10 shooting in 21 minutes.
Iman Shumpert (hamstring) looked fine in Monday's preseason loss to the Raptors, logging 19 minutes with six points, three rebounds, six assists and one steal in 19 minutes.
Derek Fisher said that Iman Shumpert (hamstring) will be available to play on Saturday.
Coach Derek Fisher said he could play Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith and Tim Hardaway Jr. together at times.
Iman Shumpert (hamstring) will not play against the Celtics on Wednesday.
Iman Shumpert (hamstring) was a full participant in Tuesday's practice.