New York Knicks Regular Season Rosters

1990-1991 New York Knicks Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
1 Mo Cheeks PG 6-1 180 12 West Texas A&M 1978 Rnd 2 Pick 14 United States
  Earl Cureton PF 6-9 210 9 Detroit-Mercy 1979 Rnd 3 Pick 14 United States
33 Patrick Ewing C 7-0 240 5 Georgetown 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Jamaica
14 Greg Grant PG 5-7 140 1 The College of New Jersey 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
40 Stuart Gray C 7-0 235 6 UCLA 1984 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Panama
31 Mark Jackson PG 6-1 180 3 St. John's 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
32 Jerrod Mustaf FC 6-10 238 0 Maryland 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
34 Charles Oakley PF 6-8 225 5 Virginia Union 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
23 Brian Quinnett PF 6-8 235 1 Washington State 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States
3 John Starks SG 6-3 180 1 Oklahoma State 1988 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Trent Tucker G 6-5 193 8 Minnesota 1982 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
55 Kiki Vandeweghe SF 6-8 220 10 UCLA 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
7 Kenny Walker F 6-8 210 4 Kentucky 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
45 Eddie Lee Wilkins FC 6-10 220 4 Gardner-Webb 1984 Rnd 6 Pick 17 United States
21 Gerald Wilkins SG 6-6 185 5 Chattanooga 1985 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States

1990-1991 New York Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Cheeks T. Tucker K. Vandeweghe C. Oakley P. Ewing
Rotation M. Jackson G. Wilkins   B. Quinnett E. Wilkins
Rotation   J. Starks   K. Walker J. Mustaf
Lim PT G. Grant        

1990-1991 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics56-26-
2Philadelphia Sixers44-3812
3New York Knicks39-4317
4Washington Bullets30-5226
5New Jersey Nets26-5630
6Miami Heat24-5832

1990-1991 New York Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Patrick Ewing All-NBA Second Team (1991)
Gerald Wilkins Player Of The Week (03/03/91)
Patrick Ewing Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1991)

1990-1991 New York Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Patrick Ewing 81 38.3 26.6 11.2 3.0 1.0 3.2 3.6
Kiki Vandeweghe 75 32.3 16.3 2.4 1.5 0.6 0.1 1.4
Gerald Wilkins 68 31.6 13.5 3.0 4.0 1.2 0.3 2.3
Charles Oakley 76 36.0 11.2 12.1 2.7 0.8 0.2 2.8
Mark Jackson 72 22.2 8.8 2.7 6.3 0.8 0.1 1.9
Mo Cheeks 76 28.2 7.8 2.3 5.7 1.7 0.1 1.4
John Starks 61 19.2 7.6 2.1 3.3 1.0 0.3 1.2
Trent Tucker 65 18.4 7.1 1.6 1.7 0.7 0.1 0.7
Brian Quinnett 68 14.9 4.7 2.1 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.8
Eddie Lee Wilkins 68 10.1 4.4 2.7 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.8
Jerrod Mustaf 62 13.3 4.3 2.7 0.6 0.2 0.2 1.0
Kenny Walker 54 14.3 4.3 2.9 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.6
Greg Grant 22 4.9 1.2 0.5 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.5
Stuart Gray 8 4.6 1.4 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2

1990-1991 New York Knicks Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Patrick Ewing was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Patrick Ewing signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on August 1, 1985.

Mark Jackson was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 1987 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Mark Jackson signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on October 16, 1987. Mark Jackson signed a multi-year extension with the New York Knicks on January 28, 1989.

Jerrod Mustaf was selected as the #17 pick in the First Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Jerrod Mustaf signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on August 1, 1990.

Brian Quinnett was selected as the #23 pick in the Second Round of the 1989 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Brian Quinnett signed a contract with the New York Knicks on August 1, 1989. Brian Quinnett re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 1, 1990.

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. Trent Tucker re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 24, 1985. Trent Tucker re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 28, 1987. Trent Tucker re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on August 3, 1989.

Kenny Walker was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Kenny Walker signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks on October 3, 1986.

Eddie Lee Wilkins was selected as the #17 pick in the 6 Round of the 1984 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Eddie Lee Wilkins signed a contract with the New York Knicks on September 1, 1984. Eddie Lee Wilkins re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on February 22, 1987. Eddie Lee Wilkins re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on March 3, 1987. Eddie Lee Wilkins re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 3, 1988.

Gerald Wilkins was selected as the #23 pick in the Second Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. Gerald Wilkins signed a contract with the New York Knicks on September 26, 1985. Gerald Wilkins re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on September 26, 1986. Gerald Wilkins signed a multi-year extension with the New York Knicks on October 14, 1988.

Acquired via Trade

Mo Cheeks was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the San Antonio Spurs on February 21, 1990. Mo Cheeks signed an extension with the New York Knicks on March 1, 1990.

Charles Oakley was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Chicago Bulls on June 27, 1988.

Kiki Vandeweghe was acquired in a trade by the New York Knicks from the Portland Trail Blazers on February 23, 1989.

Acquired via Free Agency

Greg Grant signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 1, 1990.

John Starks signed a contract as a free agent with the New York Knicks on October 1, 1990.

1990-1991 New York Knicks Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Stu Jackson Head Coach 1989-1990 N/A
John MacLeod Head Coach 1990-1991 Head Coach (Dallas Mavericks, 1987 to 1990)
Ernie Grunfeld Assistant Coach 1989-1990 Television Analyst (New York Knicks, 1986 to 1989)
Dick Harter Assistant Coach 1990-1991 Head Coach (New Orleans Pelicans, 1988 to 1990)
Al Bianchi General Manager 1987-1988 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 1976 to 1987)
Walt Frazier Television Analyst 1987-1988 N/A
Mike Walczewski Public Address Announcer 1989-1990 N/A