A Knicks fan just says no to LeBron

Sure, it would be great to have the King -- but wouldn't it make you feel dirty?

Updated: May 27, 2010, 4:06 PM ET
By Mark Simon | ESPNNewYork.com

It was the summer of 1996, the last time the New York Knicks were in the kind of position they're in now, and I was an intern for MSG Network. One of my primary responsibilities was to deliver our daily press clippings to all of the different factions of Madison Square Garden.

One day as I boarded the elevator to deliver clippings to the secretary for the president of the Garden, a few others stepped in with me. One was then-Knicks general manager Ernie Grunfeld.

I resisted ...

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