New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
7 Carmelo Anthony F 6-8 240 13 Syracuse 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States ETO-2018; UFA-2019
  Ron Baker G 6-4 220 0 Wichita State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2017
  Willy Hernangomez C 6-11 255 0 Cajasol Seville Junior Team (Spain) 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Spain UFA-2020
  Justin Holiday SF 6-6 185 3 Washington 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2017
3 Brandon Jennings G 6-1 169 7 Virtus Roma (Italy) 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2017
  Mindaugas Kuzminskas SF 6-9 216 0 Siauliai (Lithuania) 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Lithuania RFA-2018
5 Courtney Lee SG 6-5 200 8 Western Kentucky 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2020
  Maurice Ndour F 6-9 200 0 Ohio 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Senegal RFA-2018
13 Joakim Noah FC 6-11 232 9 Florida 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 9 France / United States UFA-2020
9 Kyle O'Quinn F 6-10 250 4 Norfolk State 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
  Marshall Plumlee PF - 250 0 Duke 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
6 Kristaps Porzingis FC 7-3 240 1 Real Betis Energia Plus (Spain) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Latvia TO-2017; TO-2018; RFA-2019
  Chasson Randle PG 6-2 185 0 Stanford 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2017
25 Derrick Rose PG 6-3 190 8 Memphis 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States UFA-2017
42 Lance Thomas F 6-8 225 5 Duke 2010 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2020
  J.P. Tokoto GF 6-6 200 0 North Carolina 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States RFA-2017
18 Sasha Vujacic G 6-7 193 9 Pallalcesto Amatori Udine (Italy) 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 27 Slovenia UFA-2017

2016-2017 New York Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Rose C. Lee C. Anthony K. Porzingis J. Noah
Rotation B. Jennings S. Vujacic L. Thomas   K. O'Quinn
Rotation   J. Holiday      
Lim PT C. Randle R. Baker M. Kuzminskas M. Plumlee W. Hernangomez
Lim PT     M. Ndour    
Lim PT     J. Tokoto    

New York Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Louis Labeyrie PF 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 27 France

New York Knicks Future Free Agent Details

2017 2018 2019 2020
Sasha Vujacic (UFA)
Derrick Rose (UFA)
Brandon Jennings (UFA)
Justin Holiday (UFA)
Kristaps Porzingis (TO)
Chasson Randle (RFA)
J.P. Tokoto (RFA)
Ron Baker (RFA)
Kyle O'Quinn (PO)
Carmelo Anthony (ETO)
Mindaugas Kuzminskas (UFA)
Maurice Ndour (RFA)
Kristaps Porzingis (TO)
Carmelo Anthony (UFA)
Marshall Plumlee (UFA)
Kristaps Porzingis (RFA)
Joakim Noah (UFA)
Courtney Lee (UFA)
Lance Thomas (UFA)
Willy Hernangomez (UFA)

New York Knicks Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2017OwnSecond and third most favorable of NYK (via TOR), DET, GOS and UTH to UTH then others to PHL (via UTH); HOU; CHI
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 (via CLE and HOU to NYK))
2020OwnTo PHL
2021OwnTo PHL
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn

New York Knicks Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2017 second round draft pick from Chicago
Chicago's 2017 2nd round pick to New York [Chicago-New York, 6/22/2016]

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 picks from Cleveland and/or Houston and/or Orlando (two least favorable)
Orlando will receive the most favorable of Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick, Houston's 2019 2nd round pick, Orlando's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland's 2019 2nd round pick; New York will receive the two least favorable of the Cleveland pick, the Houston pick and the Orlando pick; Detroit will receive the less favorable of (i) the Portland pick and (ii) the most favorable of the Cleveland pick, the Houston pick and the Orlando pick (via Orlando's right to swap for Cleveland or Houston (via Cleveland and Houston to New York); via Portland to Orlando to Detroit) [Cleveland-New York-Oklahoma City, 1/5/2015; Houston-New York, 2/19/2015; New York-Orlando, 7/9/2015; Orlando-Portland, 6/23/2016; Detroit-Orlando, 6/29/2016]

2017 second round draft pick to Utah or Philadelphia
Utah will receive the second and third most favorable of Detroit's 2017 2nd round pick, Golden State's 2017 2nd round pick, New York's 2017 2nd round pick (via Toronto) and Utah's 2017 2nd round pick and Philadelphia will receive the most and least favorable of these four picks (via Utah) [Denver-Golden State-Utah, 7/10/2013; New York-Toronto, 7/10/2013; Toronto-Utah, 7/10/2014; Detroit-Oklahoma City-Utah, 2/19/2015; Philadelphia-Utah, 8/26/2016]

2018 second round draft pick to Philadelphia (swap, LAC incoming)
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]

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]

2016-2017 New York Knicks Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

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 Willy Hernangomez, the #5 pick in the Second Round of the 2015 NBA Draft, were acquired by the New York Knicks from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 26, 2015. Willy Hernangomez signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on July 7, 2016.

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.

Justin Holiday was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Chicago Bulls on June 22, 2016.

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

Derrick Rose was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Chicago Bulls on June 22, 2016.

Acquired via Free Agency

Ron Baker signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 29, 2016.

Brandon Jennings signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 8, 2016.

Mindaugas Kuzminskas signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 11, 2016.

Courtney Lee signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 8, 2016.

Maurice Ndour signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 13, 2016.

Joakim Noah signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 8, 2016.

Marshall Plumlee signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 7, 2016.

Chasson Randle signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 3, 2016.

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. Lance Thomas re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 8, 2016.

J.P. Tokoto signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 1, 2016.

Sasha Vujacic signed a contract with the New York Knicks on August 7, 2015. Sasha Vujacic re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 14, 2016.

2016-2017 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
Jeff Hornacek Head Coach 2016-2017 Head Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2013 to 2016)
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