New York Knicks Playoff Rosters

1947-1948 New York Knicks Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Carl Braun SG 6-5 180 Sep 25, 1927 20 Colgate 0 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Tommy Byrnes GF 6-3 175 Feb 19, 1923 25   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dick Holub FC 6-6 205 Oct 29, 1921 26 Long Island 0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 1, Pick 5, New York Knicks
Lee Knorek SF 6-7 216 Jul 15, 1921 26   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Ray Kuka PG 6-3 200 Feb 17, 1922 26 Montana State 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Paul Noel GF 6-4 185 Aug 17, 1924 23 Kentucky 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Bud Palmer GF 6-4 190 Sep 14, 1921 26 Princeton 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Stan Stutz PG 5-10 170 Apr 14, 1920 27 Rhode Island 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Sid Tanenbaum GF 6-0 175 Oct 8, 1925 22 NYU 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Butch Van Breda Kolff PG 6-3 185 Oct 28, 1922 25 Princeton 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted

1947-1948 Playoff Matchups

DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals San Francisco Warriors Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 6
Division Tiebreaker Chicago Stags Washington Capitols CHI in 1
Division Tiebreaker Chicago Stags Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 1
Quarterfinals Baltimore Bullets (BAA) New York Knicks BAL in 3
Quarterfinals Boston Celtics Chicago Stags CHI in 3
Semifinals St. Louis Bombers San Francisco Warriors PHI in 7
Semifinals Chicago Stags Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 2

1947-1948 New York Playoff Stats

Player GP PTS AST
Bud Palmer 3 14.0 0.0
Lee Knorek 3 12.7 1.7
Sid Tanenbaum 3 10.0 1.3
Carl Braun 3 10.0 0.7
Tommy Byrnes 3 8.7 0.7
Dick Holub 3 8.7 0.0
Butch Van Breda Kolff 3 7.3 0.7
Stan Stutz 3 5.0 0.3
Ray Kuka 3 2.7 0.0
Paul Noel 3 0.0 0.0

1947-1948 New York Knicks Quarterfinals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record New York Leaders Baltimore Leaders
Mar 27, 1948
@
Baltimore
L, 85-81 Baltimore Coliseum
Quarterfinals
0-1 PTS: 21. Bud Palmer
PTS: 34. C. Simmons
Mar 28, 1948
v.
Baltimore
W, 79-69 Madison Square Garden
Quarterfinals
1-1 PTS: 18. Bud Palmer
PTS: 23. C. Simmons
Apr 1, 1948
@
Baltimore
L, 84-77 Baltimore Coliseum
Quarterfinals
1-2 PTS: 18. S. Tanenbaum
PTS: 22. C. Simmons