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1956-57 New York Knicks Transactions

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Record: 36-36, Finished 4th in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Vince Boryla (36-36)

PTS/G: 100.8 (3rd of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 100.9 (6th of 8)
SRS: 0.07 (3rd of 8) ▪ Pace: 110.5 (4th of 8)
Off Rtg: 90.6 (2nd of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 90.7 (6th of 8)
Expected W-L: 36-36 (4th of 8)

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

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1956 to June 30, 1957.
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October 26, 1956

Traded Walter Dukes and Burdette Haldorson to the Minneapolis Lakers for Jerry Bird, Phil Jordon and Slater Martin.

December 12, 1956

Traded Slater Martin to the St. Louis Hawks for Willie Naulls.

April 3, 1957

Traded Dick Atha, Nathaniel Clifton and Harry Gallatin to the Fort Wayne Pistons for Mel Hutchins and Charlie Tyra.

Traded Dick McGuire to the Fort Wayne Pistons for a 1958 1st round draft pick (Mike Farmer was later selected).

April 17, 1957

Drafted Brendan McCann in the 1st round (5th pick) of the 1957 NBA Draft.

Drafted Larry Friend in the 2nd round (13th pick) of the 1957 NBA Draft.

Drafted Gary Clark in the 3rd round (21st pick) of the 1957 NBA Draft.

Drafted Rayford Wells in the 4th round (29th pick) of the 1957 NBA Draft.

Drafted Lee Marshall in the 5th round (37th pick) of the 1957 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jim Humphreys in the 6th round (45th pick) of the 1957 NBA Draft.