Knicks assent to several demands to get Walsh
NEW YORK -- Donnie Walsh is taking over the New York Knicks, and he's doing so on his terms.
An NBA source told ESPN.com on Wednesday that the Knicks yielded to Walsh's wishes on several key terms regarding authority and autonomy in reaching agreement on a four-year deal that installs Walsh as the new team president.Walsh confirmed his power at a Wednesday news conference.
"He's more or less left this up to me," Walsh said of owner James Dolan.
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