The Knicks, Walt Frazier and Scott Brooks on April 1

Only in New York.

Or Cleveland.

While the Clippers were off looking like chumps, signing Rich Manning off the 10-day pile, the Knicks went big on April Fools’ Day in 1997:

New York dumped journeyman third-string point guard Scott Brooks in favor of Hall of Famer Walt “Clyde” Frazier, who hadn’t played in 17 years:

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