A shot of the Milwaukee Bucks logo during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on October 13, 2015 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
Although Mills has not been team president for long, he is quickly making a break from the Jackson era, which lasted three years.
NY has retooled the front office since showing the door to former president Phil Jackson, promoting Steve Mills to his prior seat and hiring former Sacramento Kings vice president Scott Perry as the team's general manager.
Robinson plans to fill multiple roles for the franchise, including player development and serving as general manager of the Knicks' development league team in Westchester, league sources said.
He is the older brother of former U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama.
Robinson has a connection to current Knicks Prez Steve Mills - they played basketball together back in the early 80's at Princeton University. Robinson has coaching and executive experience on the college and professional levels. In 2006, he became the head coach at Brown, and he then took the same job at Oregon State two years later.
Gone are the days of the big splash or bust New York Knicks.