NBA.com staff report
According to multiple reports, an offer by the San Antonio Spurs to free-agent forward Marcus Morris has been pulled, leaving the eight-year veteran to sign a one-year, $15-million deal with the New York Knicks. The Spurs will reportedly opt instead for fourth-year forward Trey Lyles, who spent the last two years with the Denver Nuggets after originally being drafted No. 12 overall by the Utah Jazz in 2012.
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the news, with Shams Charania of The Athletic following through with additional detail.
Charania reported that Morris hopes for a clean break with San Antonio: