Huh ... interesting. Prior to D'Antoni getting the job with the Knicks, Walsh apparently interviewed European Champion head coach Ettore Messina. I love everyone in this league now what their own piece of Europe now.
Originally Posted by New York Post
Donnie Walsh's disinclination to volunteer the name of the European coach he interviewed regarding the Knicks' job, notwithstanding, a source reveals it was Italian (but of course) Ettore Messina, whose CSKA Moscow team won the European Championship two weeks ago in Madrid.
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