Tuesday , Oct , 07 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Is Stephon Marbury Really Happy to Be Sixth Man?


 Sounding unusually contrite and un-Starbury-like, Stephon Marbury Stephon Marbury said last night he’ll be happy to come off the bench this season and promised he won’t cause a "distraction" if Chris Duhon is named the starting point guard.

One day after predicting he would be the opening-night starter and one week after he said he would be OK if the Knicks New York Knicks cut him, Marbury backed off after an epiphany following yesterday’s practice.

New York Post