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Patrick Ewing to Coach the New York Knicks?

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Former Georgetown star makes pitch to be the next head coach of the Knicks.

"You know, this is a great fit for me. I have my number up there (in the Garden rafters). I still live in the area," Ewing said. "If I get an opportunity for an interview I'd be happy."

"I've been doing this, what, 13 years now? I see people who don't have the same amount on their resume as I do and still have gotten opportunities," Ewing said Wednesday.

Full article in today's New York Daily News RIGHT HERE.

Ewing  is currently the associate head coach in Charlotte under Steve Clifford, and the Hornets have been one of the more surprising teams in the NBA this season.

Ewing has also been mentioned by Georgetown fans as a possible successor to current Hoyas coach John Thompson III, whenever that may be.