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1949-50 New York Knicks Roster and Stats

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Record: 40-28, Finished 2nd in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Joe Lapchick (40-28)

PTS/G: 80.7 (8th of 17) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 78.6 (9th of 17)
SRS: 2.53 (5th of 17)
Expected W-L: 40-28 (6th of 17)

Arena: Madison Square Garden (III) ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1950 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Division Finals (2-1) versus Syracuse Nationals  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Division Semifinals (2-0) versus Washington Capitols  (Series Stats)

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 20 points  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
19 Ed Bartels F 6-5 195 October 8, 1925 R North Carolina State University
12-19 Vince Boryla SF 6-5 210 March 11, 1927 R University of Denver
4 Carl Braun G-F 6-5 180 September 25, 1927 2 Colgate University
16 Harry Donovan G 6-2 180 September 10, 1926 R Muhlenberg College
11 Harry Gallatin F-C 6-6 210 April 26, 1927 1 Truman State University
14 Gene James F 6-4 180 February 15, 1925 1 Marshall University
7 Ray Lumpp G 6-1 178 July 11, 1923 1 New York University
15 Dick McGuire PG 6-0 180 January 25, 1926 R St. John's University
5 Paul Noel F 6-4 185 August 17, 1924 2 University of Kentucky
10 Tex Ritter G-F 6-2 185 February 26, 1924 1 Eastern Kentucky University
6 Connie Simmons C-F 6-8 222 March 15, 1925 3
17 Butch Van Breda Kolff G-F 6-3 185 October 28, 1922 3 New York University
9 Ernie Vandeweghe F-G 6-3 195 September 12, 1928 R Colgate University

Team and Opponent Stats

Year/year calculations use per game statistics
G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Team 68 1889 5351 .353 1889 5351 .353 1710 2404 .711 1308 1718 5488
Team/G 27.8 78.7 .353 27.8 78.7 .353 25.1 35.4 .711 19.2 25.3 80.7
Lg Rank 7 10 6 7 10 6 1 1 9 10 7 5
Year/Year -1.3% -9.8% +0.031 -1.3% -9.8% +0.031 9.7% 8.3% +0.009 13.5% -2.8% 1.9%
Opponent 68 5344
Opponent/G 78.6
Lg Rank 11
Year/Year 1.1%

Year-by-year: Team Stats Totals / Team Stats Per Game / Opponent Stats Totals / Opponent Stats Per Game

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 40 28 2.12 0.42 2.53 .449 .353 .320 Madison Square Garden (III)
Lg Rank 6 6 6 8 5 3 6 4

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 56 55 167 .329 55 167 .329 96 134 .716 78 111 206
2 Vince Boryla 22 59 204 600 .340 204 600 .340 204 267 .764 95 203 612
3 Carl Braun 22 67 373 1024 .364 373 1024 .364 285 374 .762 247 188 1031
4 Harry Donovan 23 45 90 275 .327 90 275 .327 73 106 .689 38 107 253
5 Harry Gallatin 22 68 263 664 .396 263 664 .396 277 366 .757 56 215 803
6 Gene James 24 29 19 64 .297 19 64 .297 14 31 .452 20 53 52
7 Ray Lumpp 26 58 91 283 .322 91 283 .322 86 108 .796 90 117 268
8 Dick McGuire 24 68 190 563 .337 190 563 .337 204 313 .652 386 160 584
9 Paul Noel 25 65 98 291 .337 98 291 .337 53 87 .609 67 132 249
10 Tex Ritter 25 62 100 297 .337 100 297 .337 125 176 .710 51 101 325
11 Connie Simmons 24 60 241 729 .331 241 729 .331 198 299 .662 102 203 680
12 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 42 164 390 .421 164 390 .421 93 140 .664 78 126 421
13 Ed Bartels 24 2 1 4 .250 1 4 .250 2 3 .667 0 2 4

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 56 1.0 3.0 .329 1.0 3.0 .329 1.7 2.4 .716 1.4 2.0 3.7
2 Vince Boryla 22 59 3.5 10.2 .340 3.5 10.2 .340 3.5 4.5 .764 1.6 3.4 10.4
3 Carl Braun 22 67 5.6 15.3 .364 5.6 15.3 .364 4.3 5.6 .762 3.7 2.8 15.4
4 Harry Donovan 23 45 2.0 6.1 .327 2.0 6.1 .327 1.6 2.4 .689 0.8 2.4 5.6
5 Harry Gallatin 22 68 3.9 9.8 .396 3.9 9.8 .396 4.1 5.4 .757 0.8 3.2 11.8
6 Gene James 24 29 0.7 2.2 .297 0.7 2.2 .297 0.5 1.1 .452 0.7 1.8 1.8
7 Ray Lumpp 26 58 1.6 4.9 .322 1.6 4.9 .322 1.5 1.9 .796 1.6 2.0 4.6
8 Dick McGuire 24 68 2.8 8.3 .337 2.8 8.3 .337 3.0 4.6 .652 5.7 2.4 8.6
9 Paul Noel 25 65 1.5 4.5 .337 1.5 4.5 .337 0.8 1.3 .609 1.0 2.0 3.8
10 Tex Ritter 25 62 1.6 4.8 .337 1.6 4.8 .337 2.0 2.8 .710 0.8 1.6 5.2
11 Connie Simmons 24 60 4.0 12.2 .331 4.0 12.2 .331 3.3 5.0 .662 1.7 3.4 11.3
12 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 42 3.9 9.3 .421 3.9 9.3 .421 2.2 3.3 .664 1.9 3.0 10.0
13 Ed Bartels 24 2 0.5 2.0 .250 0.5 2.0 .250 1.0 1.5 .667 0.0 1.0 2.0

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 56 .329 .329 .716
2 Vince Boryla 22 59 .340 .340 .764
3 Carl Braun 22 67 .364 .364 .762
4 Harry Donovan 23 45 .327 .327 .689
5 Harry Gallatin 22 68 .396 .396 .757
6 Gene James 24 29 .297 .297 .452
7 Ray Lumpp 26 58 .322 .322 .796
8 Dick McGuire 24 68 .337 .337 .652
9 Paul Noel 25 65 .337 .337 .609
10 Tex Ritter 25 62 .337 .337 .710
11 Connie Simmons 24 60 .331 .331 .662
12 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 42 .421 .421 .664
13 Ed Bartels 24 2 .250 .250 .667

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 56 .456 .329 .802 1.6 0.7 2.3
2 Vince Boryla 22 59 .426 .340 .445 2.6 1.4 3.9
3 Carl Braun 22 67 .434 .364 .365 5.2 1.9 7.2
4 Harry Donovan 23 45 .393 .327 .385 0.3 0.7 1.0
5 Harry Gallatin 22 68 .487 .396 .551 6.5 1.4 7.8
6 Gene James 24 29 .335 .297 .484 -0.2 0.3 0.1
7 Ray Lumpp 26 58 .405 .322 .382 0.9 0.8 1.7
8 Dick McGuire 24 68 .417 .337 .556 3.4 1.9 5.3
9 Paul Noel 25 65 .378 .337 .299 0.0 0.8 0.9
10 Tex Ritter 25 62 .434 .337 .593 1.6 0.7 2.3
11 Connie Simmons 24 60 .395 .331 .410 0.9 1.5 2.4
12 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 42 .466 .421 .359 3.0 0.9 3.9
13 Ed Bartels 24 2 .376 .250 .750 0.0 0.0 0.0

Playoffs Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2 Vince Boryla 22 5 23 52 .442 23 52 .442 29 32 .906 7 25 75
3 Harry Donovan 23 3 0 4 .000 0 4 .000 2 2 1.000 0 4 2
4 Harry Gallatin 22 5 20 52 .385 20 52 .385 25 32 .781 6 23 65
5 Gene James 24 1 1 3 .333 1 3 .333 0 0 0 0 2
6 Ray Lumpp 26 5 10 18 .556 10 18 .556 2 3 .667 3 10 22
7 Dick McGuire 24 5 22 52 .423 22 52 .423 19 26 .731 27 21 63
8 Paul Noel 25 5 1 7 .143 1 7 .143 1 3 .333 1 8 3
9 Tex Ritter 25 5 10 33 .303 10 33 .303 25 28 .893 8 22 45
10 Connie Simmons 24 5 11 40 .275 11 40 .275 20 21 .952 7 21 42
11 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 4 9 26 .346 9 26 .346 14 16 .875 3 16 32
12 Carl Braun 22 5 28 68 .412 28 68 .412 29 38 .763 19 21 85

Playoffs Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0
2 Vince Boryla 22 5 4.6 10.4 .442 4.6 10.4 .442 5.8 6.4 .906 1.4 5.0 15.0
3 Harry Donovan 23 3 0.0 1.3 .000 0.0 1.3 .000 0.7 0.7 1.000 0.0 1.3 0.7
4 Harry Gallatin 22 5 4.0 10.4 .385 4.0 10.4 .385 5.0 6.4 .781 1.2 4.6 13.0
5 Gene James 24 1 1.0 3.0 .333 1.0 3.0 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
6 Ray Lumpp 26 5 2.0 3.6 .556 2.0 3.6 .556 0.4 0.6 .667 0.6 2.0 4.4
7 Dick McGuire 24 5 4.4 10.4 .423 4.4 10.4 .423 3.8 5.2 .731 5.4 4.2 12.6
8 Paul Noel 25 5 0.2 1.4 .143 0.2 1.4 .143 0.2 0.6 .333 0.2 1.6 0.6
9 Tex Ritter 25 5 2.0 6.6 .303 2.0 6.6 .303 5.0 5.6 .893 1.6 4.4 9.0
10 Connie Simmons 24 5 2.2 8.0 .275 2.2 8.0 .275 4.0 4.2 .952 1.4 4.2 8.4
11 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 4 2.3 6.5 .346 2.3 6.5 .346 3.5 4.0 .875 0.8 4.0 8.0
12 Carl Braun 22 5 5.6 13.6 .412 5.6 13.6 .412 5.8 7.6 .763 3.8 4.2 17.0

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 1
2 Vince Boryla 22 5 .442 .442 .906
3 Harry Donovan 23 3 .000 .000 1.000
4 Harry Gallatin 22 5 .385 .385 .781
5 Gene James 24 1 .333 .333
6 Ray Lumpp 26 5 .556 .556 .667
7 Dick McGuire 24 5 .423 .423 .731
8 Paul Noel 25 5 .143 .143 .333
9 Tex Ritter 25 5 .303 .303 .893
10 Connie Simmons 24 5 .275 .275 .952
11 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 4 .346 .346 .875
12 Carl Braun 22 5 .412 .412 .763

Playoffs Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Butch Van Breda Kolff 27 1 0.0 0.0 0.0
2 Vince Boryla 22 5 .567 .442 .615 0.8 -0.1 0.7
3 Harry Donovan 23 3 .205 .000 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
4 Harry Gallatin 22 5 .492 .385 .615 0.5 -0.1 0.4
5 Gene James 24 1 .333 .333 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
6 Ray Lumpp 26 5 .569 .556 .167 0.2 0.0 0.2
7 Dick McGuire 24 5 .497 .423 .500 0.5 -0.1 0.4
8 Paul Noel 25 5 .180 .143 .429 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
9 Tex Ritter 25 5 .496 .303 .848 0.3 -0.1 0.3
10 Connie Simmons 24 5 .426 .275 .525 0.1 -0.1 0.0
11 Ernie Vandeweghe 21 4 .484 .346 .615 0.2 -0.1 0.2
12 Carl Braun 22 5 .502 .412 .559 0.7 -0.1 0.6