A restricted free agent, Curry and the Bulls could not reach an
accord on a long-term deal due to his ventricular arrhythmia,
which he was diagnosed with late last season. He missed the
final 13 games and Chicago's first postseason visit in seven
Despite possessing a wealth of mostly untapped talent, Curry has
been a disappointment in his first month with the Knicks.
Since scoring in double figures in his first eight games, Curry
has been hampered by a strained left calf over the last two
He missed his third straight game on Monday in the Knicks'
107-94 loss to the Miami Heat, and his status will be determined
prior to Wednesday's contest.
Stephon Marbury scored 19 points and rookie Nate Robinson added
16 off the bench for New York, which dropped its fourth straight
Chicago hopes to carry some momentum from its 85-76 victory over
the Orlando Magic on Tuesday.
Reserve Luol Deng scored 21 points and Kirk Hinrich chipped in
20 and 14 assists for the Bulls, who have won four in a row.