Knicks, Jenkins agree to two-year contract

Knicks shooting guard John Jenkins had been flourishing in the G-League.

The New York Knicks have agreed to a two-year contract with shooting guard John Jenkins, according to Shams Charania of Stadium.

Per Marc Berman of the New York Post, Jenkins’ salary next is season will not be guaranteed.

“The deal calls for Jenkins to be signed for the rest of this season, and 2019-20 is non-guaranteed but has an early trigger date,” Berman reported. “Jenkins was signed to a 10-day contract last week and played in two games, including a large role in the Knicks’ streak-busting victory in Atlanta on Thursday.”

Jenkins is averaging 10.5 points in two games with the Knicks. He signed a 10-day contract with the team Feb. 10.

Jenkins had been playing on a 10-day deal with the Washington Wizards, appearing in four games and averaging 1.8 points.

Before that, he was tearing it up for the Knicks’ G-League affiliate in Westchester, scoring 24.7 points and hitting 43 percent on 3-pointers.

Jenkins is 6-foot-4 and was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks with the No. 23 overall pick in 2013. He has also spent time with the Dallas Mavericks and Phoenix Suns.