- Posted: 3:32 PM, June 13, 2012
No decision was rendered, but it will have to come down before July 1 when Lin and Novak are set to become free agents.
A victory for the union would mean the Knicks would not have to use their $5 million mid-level exception to sign Lin or Novak, and put them in the position to add a prominent free agent.
“I think [a decision] will be relatively fast,” NBA commissioner David Stern said Tuesday night. “We’re anticipating it is in favor of [us] by the clear language of the agreement.’’