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Knicks get Chandler in 3-team deal

Updated: December 10, 2011, 8:25 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler has plenty of goals for his new team.

But his top priority is a simple one.

"To get everybody playing defense," Chandler said at his introductory news conference on Saturday.

That's exactly why the Knicks went after him.

New York acquired Chandler via a sign-and-trade as part of a three-team deal. They completed the transaction on Saturday.

Chandler gets a four-year contract worth about $56 million. ...

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