Former Knicks draft pick Michael Wright found dead inside car in Brooklyn: police Brooklyn Reader November 12, 2015 November 12, 2015, 6:33 am Former New York Knicks draft pick Michael Wright was found dead in the backseat of his Lexus SUV, officials confirmed. The 35-year-old basketball player was unconscious and unresponsive when police found him on Tuesday. His body was covered in trash bags. Police have ruled his death a homicide. Wright […] Click here to view original web page at pix11.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.