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Knicks Notes: RJ’s birthday, the newest Randle, a Taj Gibson mayoral endorsement

Happy 21st, RJ!

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Happy Monday, folks. I hope everybody is feeling rested and ready to tackle the week ahead.

Let us begin by wishing a happy 21st birthday to our very own RJ Barrett! Can you believe he’s already 21? They grow up so fast, don’t they?

If you have MSG and some free time this afternoon, you can watch some of RJ’s greatest hits.

In other joyous news, Julius Randle will be adding another member to the family.

Randle’s son, Kyden, is already a superstar in pretty much every branch of the media, and he draws huge cheers whenever he appears at the Garden, so the newest Randle has a lot to live up to. Congrats to Julius and Kendra!

It’s not as fun as a baby announcement, but Taj Gibson threw his backing behind Eric Adams in his campaign for mayor of New York City. Taj was born and bred in NYC, so clearly this means a lot to him.

I don’t want to get all political on here, but Eric Adams once said this:

Let me just say that I disagree. Ah well.