New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters
1953-1954 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster
1953-1954 New York Depth Chart
|Starters||C. Braun||J. Baechtold||C. Simmons||H. Gallatin||N. Clifton|
|Rotation||A. McGuire||D. McGuire||V. Boryla|
|Lim PT||E. Vandeweghe||F. Schaus|
|Lim PT||E. Smith|
1953-1954 Eastern Division Standings
|1||New York Knicks||44-28||-|
|4||San Francisco Warriors||29-43||15|
|5||Baltimore Bullets (BAA)||16-56||28|
1953-1954 New York Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Harry Gallatin||All-NBA First Team (1954)
|Carl Braun||All-NBA Second Team (1954)
|Dick McGuire||Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1954)
|Harry Gallatin||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1954)
|Carl Braun||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1954)
1953-1954 New York Season Stat Leaders
1953-1954 New York Knicks Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Harry Gallatin was selected as the #10 pick in the 4 Round of the 1947 NBA Draft by the Baltimore Bullets (BAA). Harry Gallatin signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on September 1, 1948.
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Don Ackerman, the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 1953 NBA Draft, were acquired by the New York Knicks from the Baltimore Bullets (BAA) on August 1, 1953. Don Ackerman signed a contract with the New York Knicks on September 1, 1953.
|Acquired via Trade
Jim Baechtold was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Baltimore Bullets (BAA) on August 24, 1953.
Carl Braun was acquired in a trade by the from the Milwaukee Hawks on November 29, 1953.
Fred Schaus was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Fort Wayne Pistons on December 29, 1953.
Connie Simmons was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Baltimore Bullets (BAA) on September 1, 1949.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Vince Boryla signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 1, 1949.
1953-1954 New York Knicks Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Ned Irish||General Manager||1946-1947||N/A|