Veteran point guard Chauncey Billups was acquired by the New York Knicks in the mega-deal that brough Carmelo Anthony to MSG.
New York Knicks point guard Chauncey Billups (4) during a game against the Toronto Raptors. (April 5, 2011)
Knicks point guard Chauncey Billups drives to the basket during the first half against the Bucks. (Mar. 25, 2011)
The Knicks' Chauncey Billups shoots over Boston's Rajon Rondo (9) during the first half of Monday's game in New York. (Mar. 21, 2011)
Chauncey Billups #4 of the New York Knicks lays up a basket against the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday, March 17 2011 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac)
New York Knicks newest basketball players Carmelo Anthony, second from left, and Chauncey Billups, second from right, pose for photographs with team owner James Dolan, center, head coach Mike D'Antoni, right, and team president Donnie Walsh during a news conference before an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks. (Feb. 23, 2011)
Denver Nuggets guard Chauncey Billups (1) goes to the hoop against Utah Jazz forward Paul Millsap, right, during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference first-round playoff series in Salt Lake City. (April 30, 2010)
FILE - This Dec. 5, 2009, file photo shows Denver Nuggets players Carmelo Anthony (15) and Chauncey Billups during a teammate's free throw attempt in the second half of an NBA basketball gameagainst the San Antonio Spurs, in San Antonio. The Nuggets are saddened that All-Star Carmelo Anthony's trade demands meant they had to say goodbye to hometown favorite Chauncey Billups, too.
Denver Nuggets guard Chauncey Billups reacts as he walks off the court following the Utah Jazz 112-104 win over the Nuggets in Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference first-round playoff series in Salt Lake City. (April 30, 2010)
Denver Nuggets guard Chauncey Billups, left, works the ball inside against Utah Jazz guard Deron Williams in the fourth quarter of Utah's 114-111 victory in Game 2 of the teams' NBA Western Conference first-round playoff series in Denver. (April 19, 2010)