NBA Free Agency 2013: New York Knicks Preparing Offer For Elton Brand

January 20, 2013; Orlando FL, USA; Dallas Mavericks power forward Elton Brand (42) reacts against the Orlando Magic during the second half at Amway Center. Dallas Mavericks defeated the Orlando Magic 111-105. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Free agent forward Elton Brand could soon be heading home. With Brand available on the open market, the New York Knicks are reportedly working on an offer that could bring Brand back to his home state.

From Jared Zwerling of ESPN New York:

The Knicks are expected to place Amar’e Stoudemire on a minute limit next season, so adding Brand would provide them with some quality depth at the position. Bringing Brand in to a front court that already includes Stoudemire and Andrea Bargnani in the rotation can only help the Knicks chances of making a deep playoff run in 2014.

Free agency kicked off just after midnight on Monday, so be sure to stay tuned to FanSided.com throughout the free agency period as we keep you up to date with the latest news and rumors from around the league.

Topics: Elton Brand, NBA Free Agency, New York Knicks

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