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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov plays in the second half against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Jan. 30, 2011)

Timofey Mozgov

The Knicks signed 7-1 Russian center Timofey Mozgov to a three-year deal in July 2010.
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov takes a jump shot
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov takes a jump shot against the Philadelphia 76ers at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 6, 2011)

Timofey Mozgov gestures during a game against the
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Timofey Mozgov gestures during a game against the Detroit Pistons in New York. (Jan. 30, 2011)

Knicks center Timofey Mozgov during a game against
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov during a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Jan. 30, 2011)

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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov reacts after being fouled
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov reacts after being fouled as teammates Danilo Gallinari and Landry Fields (6) look on. (Jan. 30, 2011)

Knicks center Timofey Mozgov plays in the second
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov plays in the second half against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Jan. 30, 2011)

Knicks center Timofey Mozgov dunks the ball against
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov dunks the ball against the Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Jan. 30, 2011)

Timofey Mozgov of the Knicks walks off the
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Timofey Mozgov of the Knicks walks off the court after being ejected for an elbow against Robin Lopez of the Phoenix Suns. (Jan. 7, 2011)

Knicks center Timofey Mozgov (25) is fouled by
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov (25) is fouled by Minnesota's forward Kevin Love during the first half at Madison Square Garden. (Dec. 6, 2010)

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Boston's Nate Robinson shoots while being defended by
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Boston's Nate Robinson shoots while being defended by the Knicks' Timofey Mozgov, right. (Oct. 16, 2010)

The Knicks' Timofey Mozgov is guarded by Boston's
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The Knicks' Timofey Mozgov is guarded by Boston's Glen Davis, left, and Semih Erden during a preseason game in Hartford, Conn. (Oct. 16, 2010)

Boston's Ray Allen shoots over Knicks center Timofey
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Boston's Ray Allen shoots over Knicks center Timofey Mozgov during a preseason game at Madison Square Garden. (Oct. 13, 2010)

Knicks center Timofey Mozgov goes against Olimpia Milano's
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Knicks center Timofey Mozgov goes against Olimpia Milano's Oleksiy Pecherov during a preseason game against Olimpia Milano in Milan, Italy. (Oct. 3, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov, left, vies with New Zealand's
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, left, vies with New Zealand's Craig Bradshaw during a World Championship Round of 16 match in Istanbul, Turkey. (Sept. 6, 2010)

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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, battles with New Zealand's
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, battles with New Zealand's Craig Bradshaw during a World Championship Round of 16 match in Istanbul, Turkey. (Sept. 6, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov puts up a shot during
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov puts up a shot during a World Championship match against New Zealand in Istanbul, Turkey. (Sept. 6, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov grabs the ball against China's
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov grabs the ball against China's Yi Jianlian during the FIBA World Championships in Ankara, Turkey. (Sept. 1, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov, left, and Greece's Sofoklis Schortsanitis
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, left, and Greece's Sofoklis Schortsanitis try to grab a loose ball during their World Championship preliminary round game in Ankara, Turkey. (Sept. 2, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov dunks during a World Championship
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov dunks during a World Championship preliminary round game against Greece, in Ankara, Turkey. (Sept. 2, 2010)

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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, is defended by China's
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, is defended by China's Yi Jianlian during their World Championship preliminary round game in Ankara, Turkey. (Sept. 1, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov, left, is defended by China's
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, left, is defended by China's Yi Jianlian during their World Championship preliminary round game in Ankara, Turkey. (Sept. 1, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, and New Zealand's Pero
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, and New Zealand's Pero Cameron fight for the ball during their World Basketball Championship round of 16 match at the Sinan Erdem stadium in Istanbul, Monday, Sept. 6, 2010. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, goes to the basket
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov, right, goes to the basket as Ivory Coast's Jonathan Kale tries to block him during their World Basketball Championship preliminary round match in Ankara, Tuesday. (Aug. 31, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov grabs the ball away from
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov grabs the ball away from Ivory Coast's Ismael N'Diaye during a FIBA World Championships game in Ankara, Turkey. (Aug. 31, 2010)

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Russia's Timofey Mozgov scores against Turkey's Semih Erden
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov scores against Turkey's Semih Erden during a World Championship preliminary round game in Ankara, Turkey. (Aug. 29, 2010)

Turkey's Oguz Savas, left, tries to stop Russia's
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Turkey's Oguz Savas, left, tries to stop Russia's Timofey Mozgov during their World Basketball Championship preliminary round game in Ankara, Turkey. (Aug. 29, 2010)

Russia's Timofey Mozgov dunks the ball during a
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Russia's Timofey Mozgov dunks the ball during a World Basketball Championship preliminary round game against Puerto Rico. (Aug. 28, 2010)

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