Former Detroit Pistons guard Shake Milton joins the New York Knicks after clearing waivers, with potential to play in postseason games.

The Big Picture

Milton's addition brings depth to the Knicks' roster and provides playoff eligibility.

By the Numbers
  • Milton appeared in 254 games for the Philadelphia 76ers.
  • He had $1.2M left on his contract with Detroit and was expected to make $5M next year.
Yes, But

No significant counterarguments or complexities found.

State of Play
  • Milton did not debut on Mar. 5 but is expected to play in the upcoming games, especially against his former team, the Sixers.
  • His decision to join the Knicks was influenced by the team's togetherness and “everybody’s gotta do whatever it takes” mindset.
What's Next

Milton is set to debut in the next game against the Orlando Magic at MSG.

Bottom Line

Shake Milton's addition bolsters the Knicks' roster and playoff potential, adding depth and experience as the team gears up for the postseason.