NY has done homework on Baylor's Cory Jefferson, leaving impression among rival execs they've targeted him with No. 34 acquired from Mavs.
— Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) June 26, 2014
Jefferson averaged 19.0 points per game as a senior for the Bears, a year removed from his breakout junior campaign. He's a strong jump-shooter, which was the main reason for his improvement his junior year, as well as an explosive athlete.
The Knicks have also been linked to P.J. Hairston and Patric Young.