New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters

1983-1984 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
25 Bill Cartwright C 7-1 245 4 San Francisco 1979 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  Len Elmore FC 6-9 220 7 Maryland 1974 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
  Eric Fernsten FC 6-10 205 5 San Francisco 1975 Rnd 4 Pick 8 United States
18 Ernie Grunfeld GF 6-6 210 6 Tennessee 1977 Rnd 1 Pick 11 Romania / United States
30 Bernard King SF 6-7 205 6 Tennessee 1977 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
  Rudy Macklin PF 6-7 205 2 LSU 1981 Rnd 3 Pick 6 United States
55 Louis Orr F 6-8 175 3 Syracuse 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
21 Truck Robinson F 6-7 225 9 Tennessee State 1974 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
  Campy Russell F 6-8 215 9 Michigan 1974 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
2 Rory Sparrow G 6-2 175 3 Villanova 1980 Rnd 4 Pick 6 United States
6 Trent Tucker G 6-5 193 1 Minnesota 1982 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
4 Darrell Walker SG 6-4 180 0 Arkansas 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
  Marvin Webster C 7-1 225 7 Morgan State 1975 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  Ray Williams G 6-3 188 6 Minnesota 1977 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States

1983-1984 New York Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Sparrow R. Williams B. King T. Robinson B. Cartwright
Rotation   T. Tucker L. Orr   M. Webster
Rotation   D. Walker E. Grunfeld    
Lim PT     C. Russell E. Fernsten  
Lim PT       L. Elmore  

1983-1984 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics62-20-
2Philadelphia Sixers52-3010
3New York Knicks47-3515
4New Jersey Nets45-3717
5Washington Bullets35-4727

1983-1984 New York Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Bernard King All-NBA First Team (1984)
Bernard King Player Of The Month (Feb 84)
Bernard King Player Of The Week (02/05/84)
Darrell Walker All-Rookie First Team (1984)
Bernard King Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1984)

1983-1984 New York Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Bernard King 77 34.6 26.3 5.1 2.1 1.0 0.2 2.6
Bill Cartwright 77 32.3 17.0 8.4 1.4 0.6 1.3 2.6
Ray Williams 76 29.3 14.8 3.5 5.9 2.1 0.3 2.9
Rory Sparrow 79 30.8 10.4 2.4 6.8 1.3 0.1 2.7
Truck Robinson 65 32.8 10.8 8.4 1.4 0.7 0.4 2.5
Louis Orr 78 21.0 8.9 2.9 0.8 0.8 0.2 1.2
Darrell Walker 82 16.1 7.9 2.0 3.5 1.5 0.2 2.4
Trent Tucker 63 19.5 7.6 2.1 2.2 1.0 0.1 0.9
Ernie Grunfeld 76 14.7 5.2 1.6 1.4 0.6 0.1 0.9
Marvin Webster 76 17.0 3.8 4.8 0.7 0.4 1.3 1.1
Len Elmore 65 12.8 2.4 2.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.7
Eric Fernsten 32 12.6 2.6 2.7 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.6
Rudy Macklin 8 8.1 4.4 1.4 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.8

1983-1984 New York Knicks Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Bill Cartwright was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1979 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Bill Cartwright signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on September 1, 1979.

Trent Tucker was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1982 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Trent Tucker signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on October 5, 1982.

Darrell Walker was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1983 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Darrell Walker signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on August 1, 1983.

Acquired via Trade

Len Elmore was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the New Jersey Nets on June 22, 1983.

Bernard King was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Golden State Warriors on October 22, 1982.

Truck Robinson was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Phoenix Suns on July 7, 1982.

Campy Russell was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Cleveland Cavaliers on September 25, 1980.

Rory Sparrow was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Atlanta Hawks on February 12, 1983.

Ray Williams was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Kansas City Kings on September 17, 1983.

Acquired via Free Agency

Eric Fernsten signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 28, 1983.

Ernie Grunfeld signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 10, 1982.

Louis Orr signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 22, 1982.

Marvin Webster signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on October 4, 1978. Marvin Webster re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 1, 1983.

1983-1984 New York Knicks Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Hubie Brown Head Coach 1982-1983 Head Coach (Atlanta Hawks, 1976 to 1981)
Dave DeBusschere General Manager 1982-1983 General Manager (Brooklyn Nets, 1974 to 1975)