David Fizdale told reporters Friday he will interview with the Knicks next week for their vacant coaching position, according to the Daily News.
Fizdale made the comments in Oakland, where he was visiting Steve Kerr as he prepares Golden State for their NBA playoff opener against San Antonio. Fizdale also said he will interview with Phoenix.
The Daily News also reported the Knicks have contacted the representatives of another candidate, Jerry Stackhouse, and will or have done the same with Mark Jackson, David Blatt and Jay Wright.
The Daily News reported current Atlanta coach Mike Budenholzer is the top candidate for the Phoenix job.
Fizdale was fired this season after a 7-12 start with the Grizzlies after taking them to the playoffs last season. Fizdale was an NBA assistant for nearly 15 years before becoming a head coach for a total 111 games with the Grizzlies.