New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters

2015-2016 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
4 Arron Afflalo SG 6-5 215 8 UCLA 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States PO-2016; UFA-2017
21 Lou Amundson PF 6-9 225 9 UNLV 2006 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2016
7 Carmelo Anthony F 6-8 240 12 Syracuse 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States ETO-2018; UFA-2019
3 Jose Calderon G 6-3 200 10 Laboral Kutxa Baskonia (Spain) 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted Spain UFA-2017
17 Cleanthony Early F 6-8 220 1 Wichita State 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States RFA-2016
2 Langston Galloway G 6-2 200 1 Saint Joseph's 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2016
13 Jerian Grant SG 6-5 205 0 Notre Dame 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States TO-2017; TO-2018; RFA-2019
8 Robin Lopez FC - 255 7 Stanford 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States UFA-2019
9 Kyle O'Quinn F 6-10 250 3 Norfolk State 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
6 Kristaps Porzingis FC 7-3 240 0 Baloncesto Sevilla (Spain) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Latvia TO-2017; TO-2018; RFA-2019
1 Kevin Seraphin FC 6-10 278 5 Cholet Basket (France) 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 17 France UFA-2016
42 Lance Thomas F 6-8 225 4 Duke 2010 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2016
18 Sasha Vujacic G 6-7 193 8 Pallalcesto Amatori Udine (Italy) 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 27 Slovenia UFA-2016
23 Derrick Williams F 6-8 240 4 Arizona 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States PO-2016; UFA-2017
5 Tony Wroten PG 6-6 205 3 Washington 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States UFA-2017

2015-2016 New York Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Grant S. Vujacic C. Anthony D. Williams R. Lopez
Rotation L. Galloway   A. Afflalo   K. O'Quinn
Rotation     C. Early   K. Seraphin
Lim PT J. Calderon   L. Thomas L. Amundson  
Lim PT T. Wroten     K. Porzingis  

New York Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Willy Hernangomez C 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Spain
Louis Labeyrie PF 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 27 France

2015-2016 New York Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kristaps Porzingis All-Rookie First Team (2016)
Kristaps Porzingis Rookie Of The Month (Nov 15, Dec 15, Jan 16)
Carmelo Anthony Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2016)
Kristaps Porzingis Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2016)

2015-2016 New York Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Carmelo Anthony 72 35.1 21.8 7.7 4.2 0.9 0.5 2.4
Kristaps Porzingis 72 28.4 14.3 7.3 1.3 0.7 1.9 1.7
Arron Afflalo 71 33.4 12.8 3.7 2.0 0.4 0.1 1.2
Robin Lopez 82 27.1 10.3 7.3 1.4 0.2 1.6 1.6
Derrick Williams 80 17.9 9.3 3.7 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.8
Langston Galloway 82 24.8 7.6 3.5 2.5 0.9 0.3 0.7
Jose Calderon 72 28.1 7.6 3.2 4.2 0.9 0.1 1.2
Lance Thomas 59 22.3 8.2 2.2 0.9 0.4 0.1 1.0
Jerian Grant 76 16.6 5.6 1.9 2.3 0.7 0.1 1.1
Kyle O'Quinn 65 11.8 4.8 3.8 1.1 0.3 0.8 0.9
Sasha Vujacic 61 14.9 4.9 2.4 1.4 0.6 0.1 0.7
Kevin Seraphin 48 11.0 3.9 2.6 1.0 0.2 0.8 0.9
Lou Amundson 29 7.0 1.8 1.7 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5
Cleanthony Early 17 9.0 1.8 1.5 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.5
Jimmer Fredette 2 2.5 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Thanasis Antetokounmpo 2 3.1 3.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

New York Knicks Future Free Agent Details

2016 2017 2018 2019
Arron Afflalo (PO)
Sasha Vujacic (UFA)
Lou Amundson (UFA)
Lance Thomas (UFA)
Kevin Seraphin (UFA)
Derrick Williams (PO)
Langston Galloway (UFA)
Cleanthony Early (UFA)
Jose Calderon (UFA)
Jerian Grant (TO)
Tony Wroten (UFA)
Kristaps Porzingis (TO)
Kyle O'Quinn (PO)
Carmelo Anthony (ETO)
Jerian Grant (TO)
Kristaps Porzingis (TO)
Carmelo Anthony (UFA)
Robin Lopez (UFA)
Jerian Grant (RFA)
Kristaps Porzingis (RFA)

New York Knicks Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2016To DEN (via DEN swap for NYK)To HOU (via POR to SAC then removal of protection from NYK)
2017OwnTo UTH (via TOR); HOU
2018OwnLess favorable of NYK and LAC then other to PHL (via PHL swap of LAC for NYK)
2019OwnTo PHL; two least favorable of CLE, HOU and ORL (via ORL swap for CLE or HOU)
2020OwnTo PHL
2021OwnTo PHL
2022OwnOwn

New York Knicks Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2017 second round draft pick from Houston
Houston's 2017 2nd round pick to New York [Houston-New York, 2/19/2015]

2019 second round draft pick from Cleveland
Orlando has the right to swap its 2019 2nd round pick for Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick or Houston's 2019 2nd round pick (via New York); if Orlando exercises this swap right, then New York will receive the Orlando pick and the less favorable of the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick; if Orlando does not exercise this swap right, then New York will receive the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick [Cleveland-New York-Oklahoma City, 1/5/2015; Houston-New York, 2/19/2015; New York-Orlando, 7/9/2015]; this pick conveyance is the same as the one described in "2019 second round draft pick from Houston" on New York Incoming

2019 second round draft pick from Houston
Orlando has the right to swap its 2019 2nd round pick for Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick or Houston's 2019 2nd round pick (via New York); if Orlando exercises this swap right, then New York will receive the Orlando pick and the less favorable of the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick; if Orlando does not exercise this swap right, then New York will receive the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick [Cleveland-New York-Oklahoma City, 1/5/2015; Houston-New York, 2/19/2015; New York-Orlando, 7/9/2015]; this pick conveyance is the same as the one described in "2019 second round draft pick from Cleveland" on New York Incoming

2016 first round draft pick to Denver
Denver will swap its 2016 1st round pick for New York's 2016 1st round pick [Denver-Minnesota-New York, 2/22/2011]; New York will convey the Denver pick to Toronto (see Toronto Incoming)

2016 second round draft pick to Houston
New York's 2016 2nd round pick to Houston (via Portland to Sacramento then removal of protection from New York) [New York-Portland, 7/15/2012; New Orleans-Portland-Sacramento, 7/10/2013; New York-Sacramento, 8/6/2014; Houston-Sacramento, 9/17/2014]

2017 second round draft pick to Utah
New York's 2017 2nd round pick to Utah (via Toronto) [New York-Toronto, 7/10/2013; Toronto-Utah, 7/10/2014]

2018 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
Philadelphia will receive the more favorable of the L.A. Clippers' 2018 2nd round pick and New York's 2018 2nd round pick and New York will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Philadelphia's right to swap L.A. Clippers for New York) [L.A. Clippers-Philadelphia, 2/20/2014; New York-Philadelphia, 10/27/2014]; this pick conveyance is the same as the one described in "2018 second round draft pick from L.A. Clippers" on Philadelphia Incoming

2019 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
New York's 2019 2nd round pick to Philadelphia [New York-Philadelphia, 10/27/2014]

2020 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
New York's 2020 2nd round pick to Philadelphia [New York-Philadelphia, 6/26/2015]

2021 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
New York's 2021 2nd round pick to Philadelphia [New York-Philadelphia, 6/26/2015]

2015-2016 New York Knicks Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Cleanthony Early was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Cleanthony Early signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on July 31, 2014.

Kristaps Porzingis was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Kristaps Porzingis signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on July 28, 2015.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Jerian Grant, the #19 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft, were acquired by the New York Knicks from the Atlanta Hawks on June 26, 2015. Jerian Grant signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on July 29, 2015.

Acquired via Trade

Carmelo Anthony was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Denver Nuggets on February 22, 2011. Carmelo Anthony re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 14, 2014.

Jose Calderon was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Dallas Mavericks on June 25, 2014.

Kyle O'Quinn was acquired in a sign and trade by the New York Knicks from the Orlando Magic on July 9, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Arron Afflalo signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 9, 2015.

Lou Amundson signed a contract with the New York Knicks on January 10, 2015. Lou Amundson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on January 20, 2015. Lou Amundson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on January 30, 2015. Lou Amundson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 28, 2015.

Langston Galloway signed a contract with the New York Knicks on January 7, 2015. Langston Galloway re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on January 17, 2015. Langston Galloway re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on January 27, 2015.

Robin Lopez signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 9, 2015.

Kevin Seraphin signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 6, 2015.

Lance Thomas signed a contract with the New York Knicks on January 10, 2015. Lance Thomas re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on January 21, 2015. Lance Thomas re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on January 31, 2015. Lance Thomas re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 10, 2015.

Sasha Vujacic signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 7, 2015.

Derrick Williams signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 9, 2015.

Tony Wroten signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on March 16, 2016.

2015-2016 New York Knicks Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
James L. Dolan Owner 1997-1998 N/A
Sean Creamer Chief Financial Officer 2014-2015 N/A
Lisa Nadler Senior VP of Human Resources 2010-2011 N/A
Laura Lash VP of Business Operations 2014-2015 N/A
Jason Vogel VP of Team Development 2011-2012 N/A
John Donohue Director of Team Security 2009-2010 N/A
Derek Fisher Head Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Kurt Rambis Head Coach, Associate Head Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 2013 to 2014)
Brian Keefe Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Oklahoma City Thunder, 2009 to 2014)
Jim Cleamons Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 2013 to 2014)
Rasheed Hazzard Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Scout (Los Angeles Lakers, 2006 to 2011)
Phil Jackson President 2013-2014 Head Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 2005 to 2011)
Tad Smith President 2013-2014 N/A
Jamie Mathews VP of Basketball Operations 2003-2004 N/A
Steve Mills President, General Manager 2013-2014 President (New York Knicks, 2001 to )
Allan Houston Assistant General Manager 2010-2011 Assistant to the General Manager (New York Knicks, 2008 to 2010)
John Gabriel Director of Basketball Operations 2008-2009 Scout (Portland Trail Blazers, 2004 to 2008)
Patrick Licursi Video Coordinator 2012-2013 Assistant Video Coordinator (New York Knicks, 2011 to 2012)
Jim Eyen Scout, Advance Scout 2002-2003 Assistant Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 1997 to 2001)
Ben Jobe Scout 2008-2009 N/A
Gary Boyson Scout 2013-2014 International Scout (Los Angeles Lakers, 2005 to 2011)
Kevin Wilson Scout 2013-2014 N/A
Walker Russell Scout 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Toronto Raptors, 2001 to 2002)
Matt Harding Advance Scout 2013-2014 Advance Scout (New York Knicks, 2010 to 2014)
Scott Simpson Advance Scout 2014-2015 Scout (Oklahoma City Thunder, 2012 to 2014)
Josh Longstaff Player Development Coach 2014-2015 Video Analyst (Oklahoma City Thunder, 2011 to 2014)
Roger Hinds Head Athletic Trainer 2005-2006 Head Athletic Trainer (Dallas Mavericks, 1996 to 2004)
Erwin Benedict Valencia Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A
Brendan Brown Radio Broadcaster 2008-2009 N/A
Mike Crispino Radio Broadcaster 2010-2011 N/A
Mike Walczewski Public Address Announcer 1989-1990 N/A