Whatever the reason is, the Knicks should get it done. As I stated in my post under the "who should the knicks pick up?" thread, it was a complete shame to allow one of the greatest if not greatest Knick player ever to retire from basketball wearing a different uniform!
Maybe we should call that the Ewing jinx. Ever since that trade, things have gotten worse. It has been well documented that trade was the beginning of what snowballed into the salary cap mess that we currently own.
Other than the influence and guidance that he can provide for our incumbent big men, maybe bringing him in will reverse some of the bad luck that has fallen onto our organization