New York Knicks which is officially known as New York Knickerbockers where the name Knickerbockers simply referred to Knicks. New York Knicks is an American professional basketball team which represents the city of New York in the tournament. Page semi-protected New York Knicks is one of the two teams of New York where the other team is Brooklyn Nets. The team which is simply known as Knicks used to take part in National Basketball Association or NBA as a member of Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team was founded in 1946 which is also one of the founding member of Basketball Association of America (BAA). The official sponsor of the team Knicks is Squarespace. Earlier the team New York Knicks were quite successful but since 2000, they had to struggle hard to regain their previous glory. They won the first division title in 19 years in 2012/13. Here we present below the details of the team New York Knicks.
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- Official Name – New York Knickerbockers
- Simply Known As – Knicks
- Conference – Eastern
- Division – Atlantic
- Established – 1946
- Home Arena – Madison Square Garden
- Team Colors – Blue, Orange, Black, Silver, White
- Official Sponsor – Squarespace
- President – Steve Mills
- General Manager – Scott Perry
- Head Coach – David Fizdale
# Home Ground: New York Knickerbockers or Knicks is using Madison Square Garden as the home venue of the team. The ground Madison Square Garden is also known as The Garden or MSG simply. It is located in New York City, New York. The current seats capacity of the ground is 19,812 for a basketball match. The ground also hosts Ice Hockey, Pro wrestling, COncerts, Boxing and Hulu Theater. The ground was first opened of current location in 11th February, 1968 where the building cost was $123 million. Since the opening in 1968, New York Knicks of NBA is using it as the home venue.
# Current Rosters: Kadeem Allen, Trey Burke, Ron Baker, Damyean Dotson, Mario Hezonja, Tim Hardaway Jr, Isaiah Hicks, Kevin Knox, Enes Kanter, Luke Kornet, Emmanuel Mudiay, Courtney Lee, Joakim Noah, Kristaps Porzingis, Frank Ntilikina, Mitchell Robinson, Allonzo Trier, Lance Thomas, Noah Vonleh.
# Assistant Coaches:
- Jud Buechler
- Kaleb Canales
- Royal Ivey
- Howard Eisley
- Pat Sullivan
- Keith Smart
# League Championship: New York Knicks is one of the nineteen teams which has tested the glory of NBA title. They have touched the title twice times where they played final total eight times so far. Six times they faced defeat. Besides, they won the Conference titles eight times and Division titles five times so far. Let’s see below where we present the winning years and losing years so far.
- NBA Winning Years – 1970, 1973 (Twice Times)
- NBA Losing Years – 1951, 1952, 1953, 1972, 1994, 1999 (6th Times)
- Conference Title – 1951, 1952, 1953, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1994, 1999 (8th Times)
- Division Title – 1971, 1989, 1993, 1994, 2013 (5th Times)
# Rivalries: New York Knicks has long lasting rivalries with number of teams. They are Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat and Philadelphia 76ers. Boston Celtics and Knicks are the two original teams left in NBA 1946. The teams have met against each other nine times in postseason. Brooklyn Nets is also their rival team where this two teams are from same city. Knicks has strong rivalry with Chicago Bulls.