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Knicks in another sordid scandal: Team says Rambis’ account hacked as XXX-photo is ‘Liked’ on Twitter

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Knicks say interim coach Kurt Rambis got some foul shots on his Twitter account after he was hacked. Account has since been deleted.

THE KNICKS have gone from one tawdry scandal involving their head coach to another.

Interim head coach Kurt Rambis showed he may need some help using Twitter over the weekend, after a very graphic pornograph­ic tweet of a woman masturbati­ng showed up in his “liked” tweets this past weekend.

The photo is of an Asian woman pleasuring herself while standing in front of a mirror, with the reflection of her backside also visible. The X-rated pic was captioned “Love female masturbati­on #NSFW.”

The tweet — newsflash, everyone that follows you can see those, Rambis! — is from the Twitter account @ilike2touc­h, according to GQ.com.

Rambis offered a vague comment before the Knicks played the Raptors on Monday night about the situation: “It’s unfortunat­e that it happened. I’ve dealt with it and moved on.”

According to the team, however, Rambis was hacked and/ or spammed. In addition to the pornograph­y, Rambis’ account showed that he liked a money-lending tweet that he did not, according to Jonathan Supranowit­z, the team’s VP of public relations.

“Kurt did not like those items on his Twitter page and we worked with Twitter to make sure the situation did not happen again,” Supranowit­z said.

Rambis, who has nearly 44,000 followers, isn’t all that active on the social media site, as his last tweet is from 34 days ago. Out of the 144 accounts Rambis follows on Twitter, one of the them — @greatassda­ily — is dedicated to pictures of female posteriors and another — @swe_girl — is filled with graphic pornograph­y photos.” Later on Monday night his account was deleted. It’s another embarrassi­ng situation for the Knicks (24-33), who fired head coach Derek Fisher on Feb. 9 and replaced him with Rambis. Rambis, another Phil Jackson disciple, has a 1-3 record since his hiring after last night’s loss.

Fisher was an unmitigate­d disaster behind the bench, going 40-96 in a season and half with the Knicks — the worse winning percentage in franchise history after one year — and making more headlines off the court than on.

He was involved in a messy love-triangle with Gloria Govan, the estranged wife of NBA player Matt Barnes back in October that ended a late-night brawl with the Memphis Grizzlies forward. Barnes was subsequent­ly suspended two games for his actions in the fight, and later fined $35,000 for going on a rant in his own defense.

The Fisher-Barnes incident occurred on the fifth day of training camp, probably a time when Fisher should have been honing his triangle offense skills. Although Jackson acknowledg­ed the Barnes fight was “embarrassi­ng for us and Derek,” he said it had nothing to do with the firing. Fisher had made the jump directly from playing to coaching last season and never seemed comfortabl­e.

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 ?? HOWARD SIMMONS/DAILY NEWS ?? Kurt Rambis (r.) follows Derek Fisher as Knicks head coach as well as into an off-court scandal, claiming porn-ridden Twitter account was hacked.
HOWARD SIMMONS/DAILY NEWS Kurt Rambis (r.) follows Derek Fisher as Knicks head coach as well as into an off-court scandal, claiming porn-ridden Twitter account was hacked.
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