Kurt Thomas' agent does not believe the Knicks are legit championship contenders

USA TODAY Sports

I wonder why.

Kurt Thomas is 41 years old and is out of the NBA. But he hasn't officially retired, and in fact he might come back this season. There's a catch, via the New York Post.

"If the right call comes, he'd come back," [his agent Jerry] Hicks told The Post. "He'd only play for a club that has a legitimate chance at winning a championship. Not the Knicks, I can tell you that."

Oh.

The Knicks are currently 10-22 and in last place in the Atlantic Division. They play in Dallas -- Thomas' current home -- on Sunday.

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