Knicks News: Kevin Durant Recruited to Join Team with Billboard Outside MSG

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A new billboard outside Madison Square Garden in New York City is the latest effort to entice Kevin Durant to sign with the New York Knicks

Slam Online tweeted a photo of the billboard featuring a cartoon version of KD alongside All-Star big man Kristaps Porzingis and the Larry O’Brien Trophy:

The sign also poses a question to Durant, asking, “Can you make NY sports great again?”

According to Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News, the billboard was paid for by, which is the same website that paid for a billboard in the same location last year in an attempt to woo LeBron James.

On FS1’s Undisputed in early October, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports said that the Knicks have a “very go