New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters
1978-1979 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster
1978-1979 New York Depth Chart
|Starters||E. Monroe||J. Cleamons||R. Williams||T. Knight||M. Webster|
|Rotation||M. Richardson||M. Glenn||G. Gondrezick|
|Lim PT||J. Meriweather||T. Barker|
1978-1979 Atlantic Division Standings
|3||New Jersey Nets||37-45||17|
|4||New York Knicks||31-51||23|
1978-1979 New York Season Stat Leaders
|Micheal Ray Richardson||72||16.9||6.5||3.2||3.0||1.4||0.2||2.0|
|Joe C. Meriweather||41||25.7||9.5||5.5||1.2||0.6||1.3||2.1|
1978-1979 New York Knicks Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Micheal Ray Richardson was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1978 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Micheal Ray Richardson signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on September 5, 1978.
|Acquired via Trade
Tom Barker was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Boston Celtics on February 12, 1979.
Joe C. Meriweather was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the New Orleans Jazz on January 5, 1979.
Earl Monroe was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Washington Wizards on November 11, 1971. Earl Monroe re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 26, 1975.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Jim Cleamons signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 10, 1977.
Mike Glenn signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on June 12, 1978.
Marvin Webster signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 4, 1978.
1978-1979 New York Knicks Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Willis Reed||Head Coach||1977-1978||N/A|
|Red Holzman||Head Coach||1978-1979||General Manager (New York Knicks, 1970 to 1975)|
|Eddie Donovan||General Manager||1975-1976||General Manager (Los Angeles Clippers, 1970 to 1975)|