NEW YORK, New York — Former Michigan Wolverine Trey Burke could soon be reunited with his former collegiate teammate Tim Hardaway Jr. after the New York Knicks announced that it will waive point guard Ramon Sessions according to ESPN.
Burke, the No. 9 pick in the 2013 NBA draft, has averaged 26.6 points per game on 49 percent shooting this season for the Westchester Knicks, New York’s G League team.
The Knicks’ roster, includes point gaurds Jarrett Jack and rookie Frank Ntilikina.
The Knicks have lost 10 of 13 and enter Saturday three games out of eighth place in the Eastern Conference.
New York is responsible for $300,478 of the remaining salary owed to Sessions, with the NBA picking up the remaining $857,270. His full $1.47 million salary will stay on the Knicks’ salary cap.
Through Saturday, Sessions had earned $1,170,904 of his $2,328,652 salary.
The club’s decision to waive Sessions was first reported by The Philadelphia Inquirer.