Breaking: Knicks will hire Jeff Hornacek as head coach, per NBA source.
NBA's failure to project and prepare for cap spike made KD-GSW possible. And NBPA's rejection of cap smoothing made it easier.
FYI: NBA has a clear precedent on throwing mouthpieces: It's a fine, not a suspension. League officials affirm this.
Derek Fisher has decided to accept the Knicks' head coaching position, per source.