6:09 AM EDT, Thu August 21, 2014

Burning Q's: Which newbie is most vital?

With training camp less than two months away, we’re examining the burning questions facing the New York Knicks. Today’s question: Which newcomer is most vital to the Knicks’ success this season? Jose Calderon: Calderon is widely recognized as the top shooting point guard in the NBA. He hit 45 percent of his threes last season. In that respect, Calderon will be a big upgrade from the departed Raymond Felton, who knocked down just 31 percent from beyond the arc in 2013-14.
Posting and Toasting Jul 23, 2014

How much of an upgrade is Jose Calderon?

Jose Calderon is a much better offensive point guard than Raymond Felton. How does he compare defensively? Jose Calderon will assume Raymond Felton's old position as the Knicks' starting point guard, a move that's been praised almost universally. But how much of an upgrade is Calderon on both ends of the court? On offense, the difference is obvious. According to Basketball Reference, Calderon's career offensive rating (which can be murky, but through nine years worth of evidence, is reliable) is 119 compared to Raymond Felton's career 103 offensive rating.  Calderon also has a career...

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