New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
31 Ron Baker G 6-4 220 1 Wichita State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2018; PO-2018; RFA-2019
8 Michael Beasley PF 6-10 235 9 Kansas State 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States UFA-2018
21 Damyean Dotson SG 6-6 205 0 Houston 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 14 United States RFA-2020
3 Tim Hardaway Jr. SG 6-6 205 4 Michigan 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States PO-2020; UFA-2021
14 Willy Hernangomez C 6-11 240 1 Cajasol Seville Junior Team (Spain) 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Spain UFA-2020
4 Isaiah Hicks PF 6-9 242 0 North Carolina 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States N/A
55 Jarrett Jack G 6-3 200 12 Georgia Tech 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2018
00 Enes Kanter F 6-11 245 6 Kentucky 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 3 Switzerland / Turkey PO-2018; UFA-2019
2 Luke Kornet F 7-1 250 Vanderbilt 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States N/A
5 Courtney Lee SG 6-5 200 9 Western Kentucky 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2020
20 Doug McDermott F 6-8 219 3 Creighton 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States RFA-2018
13 Joakim Noah FC 6-11 230 10 Florida 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 9 France / United States UFA-2020
11 Frank Ntilikina PG 6-5 190 0 Strasbourg IG (France) 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 8 Belgium / France TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
9 Kyle O'Quinn F 6-10 250 5 Norfolk State 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
6 Kristaps Porzingis FC 7-3 240 2 Real Betis Energia Plus (Spain) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Latvia RFA-2019
1 Ramon Sessions G 6-3 190 10 Nevada 2007 Rnd 2 Pick 26 United States UFA-2018
42 Lance Thomas F 6-8 235 6 Duke 2010 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2020
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2017-2018 New York Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Jack C. Lee L. Thomas K. Porzingis E. Kanter
Rotation F. Ntilikina R. Baker D. McDermott M. Beasley W. Hernangomez
Rotation   D. Dotson     K. O'Quinn
Lim PT R. Sessions   T. Hardaway Jr. I. Hicks J. Noah
Lim PT     L. Kornet    

New York Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Ognjen Jaramaz SG 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 28 Serbia
Louis Labeyrie PF 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 27 France

2017-2018 New York Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kristaps Porzingis Player Of The Week (11/06/17)

2017-2018 New York Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kristaps Porzingis 22 32.1 25.5 6.6 1.1 0.5 2.0 2.3
Tim Hardaway Jr. 21 34.1 17.8 4.2 3.3 1.1 0.2 1.7
Courtney Lee 26 31.9 12.8 3.5 2.7 1.3 0.1 1.2
Enes Kanter 23 25.8 13.4 10.3 1.4 0.6 0.4 1.7
Doug McDermott 26 23.8 8.5 3.1 1.2 0.2 0.3 0.7
Michael Beasley 20 15.0 8.2 3.5 0.8 0.1 0.3 1.9
Kyle O'Quinn 26 16.3 6.1 6.0 2.0 0.4 1.0 1.6
Jarrett Jack 24 26.1 6.4 3.3 6.0 0.5 0.0 1.8
Frank Ntilikina 23 19.7 5.5 1.9 3.2 1.4 0.1 2.0
Lance Thomas 23 16.5 4.3 2.6 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.7
Willy Hernangomez 14 11.0 5.4 3.6 0.9 0.4 0.4 1.4
Damyean Dotson 17 9.3 2.9 1.4 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2
Ramon Sessions 10 14.9 4.6 1.4 2.7 0.7 0.1 1.4
Ron Baker 8 14.8 3.9 0.6 2.9 1.1 0.0 1.1
Joakim Noah 2 5.5 2.5 2.5 1.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Mindaugas Kuzminskas 1 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

New York Knicks Future Free Agent Details

2018 2019 2020 2021
Ramon Sessions (UFA)
Jarrett Jack (UFA)
Michael Beasley (UFA)
Enes Kanter (PO)
Kyle O'Quinn (PO)
Doug McDermott (RFA)
Ron Baker (PO)
Kristaps Porzingis (RFA)
Frank Ntilikina (TO)
Ron Baker (RFA)
Joakim Noah (UFA)
Courtney Lee (UFA)
Lance Thomas (UFA)
Tim Hardaway Jr. (PO)
Willy Hernangomez (UFA)
Damyean Dotson (UFA)
Frank Ntilikina (TO)
Frank Ntilikina (RFA)

New York Knicks Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2018OwnLess favorable of NYK and LAC then other to PHL (via PHL swap of LAC for NYK); CHI (via OKC)
2019OwnTo BRK (via PHL); least favorable of ORL, CLE and HOU (via ORL swap for CLE or HOU (via CLE and HOU to NYK))
2020OwnMore favorable of NYK and BRK to PHL then other to ORL (via PHL)
2021OwnTo PHL
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn

New York Knicks Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2018 second round draft pick from Chicago
Chicago's 2018 2nd round pick to New York (via Oklahoma City) [Chicago-Oklahoma City, 2/23/2017; New York-Oklahoma City, 9/25/2017]

2019 second round draft pick from Orlando, Cleveland or Houston (least favorable)
Orlando will receive the most favorable of its 2019 2nd round pick, Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick, Houston's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland's 2019 2nd round pick; Sacramento will receive the second most favorable of the Orlando pick, the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick and New York will receive the least favorable of these three picks; Detroit will receive the less favorable of (i) the Portland pick and (ii) the most favorable of the Orlando pick, the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick (via Orlando's right to swap for Cleveland or Houston (via Cleveland and Houston to New York); via New York to Sacramento; 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; New York-Sacramento, 7/14/2017]

2018 second round draft pick to Philadelphia (swap, L.A. Clippers 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 Brooklyn
New York's 2019 2nd round pick to Brooklyn (via Philadelphia) [New York-Philadelphia, 10/27/2014; Brooklyn-Philadelphia, 12/7/2017]

2020 second round draft pick to Philadelphia or Orlando
Philadelphia will receive the more favorable of Brooklyn's 2020 2nd round pick and New York's 2020 2nd round pick and Orlando will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Philadelphia) [Brooklyn-Philadelphia, 12/11/2014; New York-Philadelphia, 6/26/2015; Orlando-Philadelphia, 6/22/2017]

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

2017-2018 New York Knicks Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Damyean Dotson was selected as the #14 pick in the Second Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Damyean Dotson signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on August 7, 2017.

Frank Ntilikina was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Frank Ntilikina signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on July 5, 2017.

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

Enes Kanter was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Oklahoma City Thunder on September 25, 2017.

Doug McDermott was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Oklahoma City Thunder on September 25, 2017.

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

Ron Baker signed a contract with the New York Knicks on July 29, 2016. Ron Baker re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 7, 2017.

Michael Beasley signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 8, 2017.

Tim Hardaway Jr. signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on July 8, 2017.

Jarrett Jack signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 15, 2017.

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

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

Ramon Sessions signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 8, 2017.

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.

2017-2018 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)
Tad Smith President 2013-2014 N/A
Steve Mills President 2017-2018 General Manager (New York Knicks, 2013 to 2017)
Jamie Mathews VP of Basketball Operations 2003-2004 N/A
Scott Perry General Manager 2017-2018 Executive Vice President (Sacramento Kings, 2016 to 2018)
Allan Houston Assistant General Manager 2010-2011 Assistant to the General Manager (New York Knicks, 2008 to 2010)
Gerald Madkins Assistant General Manager 2017-2018 Assistant General Manager (Los Angeles Clippers, 2015 to 2017)
Harold Ellis Director of Player Personnel 2017-2018 Director of Pro Scouting (Orlando Magic, 2012 to 2017)
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)
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)
Fred Cofield Scout 2017-2018 N/A
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)
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