Stefan Bondy: Knicks' Tom Thibodeau is a win-now coach given a lose-now roster

NEW YORK — The Knicks’ moves in free agency, or lack of moves, again places the franchise near the bottom of the league in talent and high up in cap flexibility. On the surface, it makes sense: the free-agent class was underwhelming, the upcoming drafts and free agencies are projected as more fertile, and a pandemic has relieved any pressure to sell tickets or to discourage fans from chanting “Sell the Team.”Why not stink for another year?But there is an important issue to reconcile: Tom Thibodeau.In case you haven’t read the swaths of profiles on Thibs, he’s not equipped for tanking. Patience…

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