The New York Knicks moved up in the NBA Draft on Wednesday, gaining Utah Jazz peak at No. 23 in exchange for selections No. 27 and 38, sources told ESPN.
The Knicks will now take No. 8 and No. 23 in Wednesday’s draft, the first for the team under new basketball president Leon Rose.
Jazz will also send Knicks the second round of 2008 draft rights to Ante Tomic, 33, who is not expected to join the NBA.