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NEW YORK (AP) _ The New York Knicks signed six free agents Monday, including three with NBA experience.

Forwards Tim James and Mark Pope and guard Toby Bailey will join rookies Todd Lindeman, Danny Johnson and Jemeil Rich when the team's training camp opens in Charleston, S.C., this week.

James is a three-year NBA veteran who played for Miami, Charlotte and Philadelphia. Bailey spent two seasons with Phoenix, and Pope has been in the NBA for four years with Indiana and Milwaukee.

Johnson played in the NBA Developmental League, the CBA and in the Philippines last season. Lindeman and Rich both spent last season in Italy.