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1967-68 New York Knicks Roster and Stats

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Record: 43-39, Finished 3rd in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dick McGuire (15-22), Red Holzman (28-17)

PTS/G: 116.1 (8th of 12) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 114.3 (5th of 12)
SRS: 1.78 (5th of 12) ▪ Pace: 117.2 (9th of 12)
Off Rtg: 98.1 (5th of 12) ▪ Def Rtg: 96.5 (5th of 12)
Expected W-L: 46-36 (5th of 12)

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

NBA 1968 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Division Semifinals (2-4) versus Philadelphia 76ers  (Series Stats)

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
12 Dick Barnett SG 6-4 190 October 2, 1936 7 Tennessee State University
8 Walt Bellamy C 6-11 225 July 24, 1939 6 Indiana University
17 Nate Bowman C 6-10 230 March 19, 1943 1 Wichita State University
24 Bill Bradley SF 6-5 205 July 28, 1943 R Princeton University
7 Em Bryant PG 6-1 175 November 4, 1938 3 DePaul University
23 Jim Caldwell C 6-10 240 January 28, 1943 R Georgia Institute of Technology
4 Freddie Crawford SG 6-4 189 December 23, 1941 1 St. Bonaventure University
10 Walt Frazier PG 6-4 200 March 29, 1945 R Southern Illinois University
18 Phil Jackson PF 6-8 220 September 17, 1945 R University of North Dakota
11 Neil Johnson PF 6-7 220 April 17, 1943 1 Creighton University
16 Howard Komives PG 6-1 185 May 9, 1941 3 Bowling Green State University
19 Willis Reed PF 6-9 235 June 25, 1942 3 Grambling State University
14 Cazzie Russell SF 6-5 218 June 7, 1944 1 University of Michigan
5 Dick Van Arsdale SG 6-5 210 February 22, 1943 2 Indiana 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 82 19880 3682 8070 .456 3682 8070 .456 2159 3042 .710 5122 1967 2364 9523
Team/G 242.4 44.9 98.4 .456 44.9 98.4 .456 26.3 37.1 .710 62.5 24.0 28.8 116.1
Lg Rank 1 7 9 4 7 9 4 8 6 10 11 6 11 8
Year/Year 0.8% 0.0% -0.7% +0.003 0.0% -0.7% +0.003 -0.9% 0.8% -0.012 -2.3% 9.0% 10.7% -0.2%
Opponent 82 19880 9374
Opponent/G 242.4 114.3
Lg Rank 1 5
Year/Year 0.8% -4.3%

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 46 36 1.82 -0.04 1.78 98.1 96.5 117.2 .377 .456 .268 Madison Square Garden (III)
Lg Rank 5 5 5 7 5 5 5 9 4 4 5

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Willis Reed 25 81 2879 659 1346 .490 659 1346 .490 .490 367 509 .721 1073 159 343 1685
2 Walt Bellamy 28 82 2695 511 944 .541 511 944 .541 .541 350 529 .662 961 164 259 1372
3 Dick Barnett 31 81 2488 559 1159 .482 559 1159 .482 .482 343 440 .780 238 242 222 1461
4 Dick Van Arsdale 24 78 2348 316 725 .436 316 725 .436 .436 227 339 .670 424 230 225 859
5 Cazzie Russell 23 82 2296 551 1192 .462 551 1192 .462 .462 282 349 .808 374 195 223 1384
6 Howard Komives 26 78 1660 233 631 .369 233 631 .369 .369 132 161 .820 168 246 170 598
7 Walt Frazier 22 74 1588 256 568 .451 256 568 .451 .451 154 235 .655 313 305 199 666
8 Phil Jackson 22 75 1093 182 455 .400 182 455 .400 .400 99 168 .589 338 55 212 463
9 Em Bryant 29 77 968 112 291 .385 112 291 .385 .385 59 86 .686 133 134 173 283
10 Bill Bradley 24 45 874 142 341 .416 142 341 .416 .416 76 104 .731 113 137 138 360
11 Freddie Crawford 26 31 426 65 177 .367 65 177 .367 .367 37 59 .627 83 46 67 167
12 Neil Johnson 24 43 286 44 106 .415 44 106 .415 .415 23 48 .479 75 33 63 111
13 Nate Bowman 24 42 272 52 134 .388 52 134 .388 .388 10 15 .667 113 20 69 114
14 Jim Caldwell 25 2 7 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 .000 0 0 1 1 1 0

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 Willis Reed 25 81 35.5 8.1 16.6 .490 8.1 16.6 .490 4.5 6.3 .721 13.2 2.0 4.2 20.8
2 Walt Bellamy 28 82 32.9 6.2 11.5 .541 6.2 11.5 .541 4.3 6.5 .662 11.7 2.0 3.2 16.7
3 Dick Barnett 31 81 30.7 6.9 14.3 .482 6.9 14.3 .482 4.2 5.4 .780 2.9 3.0 2.7 18.0
4 Dick Van Arsdale 24 78 30.1 4.1 9.3 .436 4.1 9.3 .436 2.9 4.3 .670 5.4 2.9 2.9 11.0
5 Cazzie Russell 23 82 28.0 6.7 14.5 .462 6.7 14.5 .462 3.4 4.3 .808 4.6 2.4 2.7 16.9
6 Walt Frazier 22 74 21.5 3.5 7.7 .451 3.5 7.7 .451 2.1 3.2 .655 4.2 4.1 2.7 9.0
7 Howard Komives 26 78 21.3 3.0 8.1 .369 3.0 8.1 .369 1.7 2.1 .820 2.2 3.2 2.2 7.7
8 Bill Bradley 24 45 19.4 3.2 7.6 .416 3.2 7.6 .416 1.7 2.3 .731 2.5 3.0 3.1 8.0
9 Phil Jackson 22 75 14.6 2.4 6.1 .400 2.4 6.1 .400 1.3 2.2 .589 4.5 0.7 2.8 6.2
10 Freddie Crawford 26 31 13.7 2.1 5.7 .367 2.1 5.7 .367 1.2 1.9 .627 2.7 1.5 2.2 5.4
11 Em Bryant 29 77 12.6 1.5 3.8 .385 1.5 3.8 .385 0.8 1.1 .686 1.7 1.7 2.2 3.7
12 Neil Johnson 24 43 6.7 1.0 2.5 .415 1.0 2.5 .415 0.5 1.1 .479 1.7 0.8 1.5 2.6
13 Nate Bowman 24 42 6.5 1.2 3.2 .388 1.2 3.2 .388 0.2 0.4 .667 2.7 0.5 1.6 2.7
14 Jim Caldwell 25 2 3.5 0.0 0.5 .000 0.0 0.5 .000 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0

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 Willis Reed 25 81 2879 8.2 16.8 .490 8.2 16.8 .490 4.6 6.4 .721 13.4 2.0 4.3 21.1
2 Walt Bellamy 28 82 2695 6.8 12.6 .541 6.8 12.6 .541 4.7 7.1 .662 12.8 2.2 3.5 18.3
3 Dick Barnett 31 81 2488 8.1 16.8 .482 8.1 16.8 .482 5.0 6.4 .780 3.4 3.5 3.2 21.1
4 Dick Van Arsdale 24 78 2348 4.8 11.1 .436 4.8 11.1 .436 3.5 5.2 .670 6.5 3.5 3.4 13.2
5 Cazzie Russell 23 82 2296 8.6 18.7 .462 8.6 18.7 .462 4.4 5.5 .808 5.9 3.1 3.5 21.7
6 Howard Komives 26 78 1660 5.1 13.7 .369 5.1 13.7 .369 2.9 3.5 .820 3.6 5.3 3.7 13.0
7 Walt Frazier 22 74 1588 5.8 12.9 .451 5.8 12.9 .451 3.5 5.3 .655 7.1 6.9 4.5 15.1
8 Phil Jackson 22 75 1093 6.0 15.0 .400 6.0 15.0 .400 3.3 5.5 .589 11.1 1.8 7.0 15.2
9 Em Bryant 29 77 968 4.2 10.8 .385 4.2 10.8 .385 2.2 3.2 .686 4.9 5.0 6.4 10.5
10 Bill Bradley 24 45 874 5.8 14.0 .416 5.8 14.0 .416 3.1 4.3 .731 4.7 5.6 5.7 14.8
11 Freddie Crawford 26 31 426 5.5 15.0 .367 5.5 15.0 .367 3.1 5.0 .627 7.0 3.9 5.7 14.1
12 Neil Johnson 24 43 286 5.5 13.3 .415 5.5 13.3 .415 2.9 6.0 .479 9.4 4.2 7.9 14.0
13 Nate Bowman 24 42 272 6.9 17.7 .388 6.9 17.7 .388 1.3 2.0 .667 15.0 2.6 9.1 15.1
14 Jim Caldwell 25 2 7 0.0 5.1 .000 0.0 5.1 .000 0.0 0.0 5.1 5.1 5.1 0.0

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
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 ORtg DRtg
1 Willis Reed 25 81 2879 .490 .490 .721
2 Walt Bellamy 28 82 2695 .541 .541 .662
3 Dick Barnett 31 81 2488 .482 .482 .780
4 Dick Van Arsdale 24 78 2348 .436 .436 .670
5 Cazzie Russell 23 82 2296 .462 .462 .808
6 Howard Komives 26 78 1660 .369 .369 .820
7 Walt Frazier 22 74 1588 .451 .451 .655
8 Phil Jackson 22 75 1093 .400 .400 .589
9 Em Bryant 29 77 968 .385 .385 .686
10 Bill Bradley 24 45 874 .416 .416 .731
11 Freddie Crawford 26 31 426 .367 .367 .627
12 Neil Johnson 24 43 286 .415 .415 .479
13 Nate Bowman 24 42 272 .388 .388 .667
14 Jim Caldwell 25 2 7 .000 .000

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48 OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1 Willis Reed 25 81 2879 19.5 .537 .378 7.9 6.5 3.5 10.0 .167
2 Walt Bellamy 28 82 2695 19.1 .583 .560 8.3 7.9 3.3 11.1 .198
3 Dick Barnett 31 81 2488 16.4 .540 .380 13.9 6.0 1.8 7.7 .149
4 Dick Van Arsdale 24 78 2348 11.7 .491 .468 12.4 1.7 2.1 3.8 .077
5 Cazzie Russell 23 82 2296 16.7 .514 .293 12.4 4.0 1.9 5.9 .124
6 Howard Komives 26 78 1660 9.9 .426 .255 18.9 -1.1 1.4 0.3 .010
7 Walt Frazier 22 74 1588 15.4 .496 .414 25.1 1.6 1.9 3.5 .105
8 Phil Jackson 22 75 1093 10.6 .438 .369 6.6 -0.6 1.2 0.5 .024
9 Em Bryant 29 77 968 8.0 .430 .296 17.1 -0.4 0.9 0.5 .024
10 Bill Bradley 24 45 874 11.7 .465 .305 20.5 0.2 0.8 1.1 .058
11 Freddie Crawford 26 31 426 9.5 .411 .333 14.0 -0.5 0.4 -0.1 -0.010
12 Neil Johnson 24 43 286 10.5 .437 .453 14.9 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .032
13 Nate Bowman 24 42 272 11.0 .405 .112 10.0 -0.4 0.4 0.0 -0.006
14 Jim Caldwell 25 2 7 0.0 .000 .000 15.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.117

Playoffs Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Walt Bellamy 28 6 277 45 107 .421 45 107 .421 .421 30 48 .625 96 21 22 120
2 Dick Barnett 31 6 211 61 117 .521 61 117 .521 .521 21 29 .724 27 21 24 143
3 Willis Reed 25 6 210 53 98 .541 53 98 .541 .541 22 30 .733 62 11 24 128
4 Cazzie Russell 23 6 209 55 98 .561 55 98 .561 .561 20 24 .833 23 10 16 130
5 Howard Komives 26 6 135 15 44 .341 15 44 .341 .341 4 6 .667 14 23 22 34
6 Walt Frazier 22 4 119 12 33 .364 12 33 .364 .364 14 18 .778 22 25 12 38
7 Phil Jackson 22 6 90 10 35 .286 10 35 .286 .286 4 5 .800 25 2 23 24
8 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4 88 5 22 .227 5 22 .227 .227 3 4 .750 16 13 9 13
9 Em Bryant 29 5 75 4 13 .308 4 13 .308 .308 4 5 .800 14 7 13 12
10 Bill Bradley 24 6 64 12 28 .429 12 28 .429 .429 9 13 .692 6 2 7 33
11 Nate Bowman 24 1 6 0 4 .000 0 4 .000 .000 0 0 3 0 1 0
12 Neil Johnson 24 2 6 2 4 .500 2 4 .500 .500 0 0 3 0 1 4

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 Walt Bellamy 28 6 46.2 7.5 17.8 .421 7.5 17.8 .421 5.0 8.0 .625 16.0 3.5 3.7 20.0
2 Dick Barnett 31 6 35.2 10.2 19.5 .521 10.2 19.5 .521 3.5 4.8 .724 4.5 3.5 4.0 23.8
3 Willis Reed 25 6 35.0 8.8 16.3 .541 8.8 16.3 .541 3.7 5.0 .733 10.3 1.8 4.0 21.3
4 Cazzie Russell 23 6 34.8 9.2 16.3 .561 9.2 16.3 .561 3.3 4.0 .833 3.8 1.7 2.7 21.7
5 Walt Frazier 22 4 29.8 3.0 8.3 .364 3.0 8.3 .364 3.5 4.5 .778 5.5 6.3 3.0 9.5
6 Howard Komives 26 6 22.5 2.5 7.3 .341 2.5 7.3 .341 0.7 1.0 .667 2.3 3.8 3.7 5.7
7 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4 22.0 1.3 5.5 .227 1.3 5.5 .227 0.8 1.0 .750 4.0 3.3 2.3 3.3
8 Phil Jackson 22 6 15.0 1.7 5.8 .286 1.7 5.8 .286 0.7 0.8 .800 4.2 0.3 3.8 4.0
9 Em Bryant 29 5 15.0 0.8 2.6 .308 0.8 2.6 .308 0.8 1.0 .800 2.8 1.4 2.6 2.4
10 Bill Bradley 24 6 10.7 2.0 4.7 .429 2.0 4.7 .429 1.5 2.2 .692 1.0 0.3 1.2 5.5
11 Nate Bowman 24 1 6.0 0.0 4.0 .000 0.0 4.0 .000 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
12 Neil Johnson 24 2 3.0 1.0 2.0 .500 1.0 2.0 .500 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.5 2.0

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 Walt Bellamy 28 6 277 5.8 13.9 .421 5.8 13.9 .421 3.9 6.2 .625 12.5 2.7 2.9 15.6
2 Dick Barnett 31 6 211 10.4 20.0 .521 10.4 20.0 .521 3.6 4.9 .724 4.6 3.6 4.1 24.4
3 Willis Reed 25 6 210 9.1 16.8 .541 9.1 16.8 .541 3.8 5.1 .733 10.6 1.9 4.1 21.9
4 Cazzie Russell 23 6 209 9.5 16.9 .561 9.5 16.9 .561 3.4 4.1 .833 4.0 1.7 2.8 22.4
5 Howard Komives 26 6 135 4.0 11.7 .341 4.0 11.7 .341 1.1 1.6 .667 3.7 6.1 5.9 9.1
6 Walt Frazier 22 4 119 3.6 10.0 .364 3.6 10.0 .364 4.2 5.4 .778 6.7 7.6 3.6 11.5
7 Phil Jackson 22 6 90 4.0 14.0 .286 4.0 14.0 .286 1.6 2.0 .800 10.0 0.8 9.2 9.6
8 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4 88 2.0 9.0 .227 2.0 9.0 .227 1.2 1.6 .750 6.5 5.3 3.7 5.3
9 Em Bryant 29 5 75 1.9 6.2 .308 1.9 6.2 .308 1.9 2.4 .800 6.7 3.4 6.2 5.8
10 Bill Bradley 24 6 64 6.8 15.8 .429 6.8 15.8 .429 5.1 7.3 .692 3.4 1.1 3.9 18.6
11 Nate Bowman 24 1 6 0.0 24.0 .000 0.0 24.0 .000 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.0 6.0 0.0
12 Neil Johnson 24 2 6 12.0 24.0 .500 12.0 24.0 .500 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.0 6.0 24.0

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
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 ORtg DRtg
1 Walt Bellamy 28 6 277 .421 .421 .625
2 Dick Barnett 31 6 211 .521 .521 .724
3 Willis Reed 25 6 210 .541 .541 .733
4 Cazzie Russell 23 6 209 .561 .561 .833
5 Howard Komives 26 6 135 .341 .341 .667
6 Walt Frazier 22 4 119 .364 .364 .778
7 Phil Jackson 22 6 90 .286 .286 .800
8 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4 88 .227 .227 .750
9 Em Bryant 29 5 75 .308 .308 .800
10 Bill Bradley 24 6 64 .429 .429 .692
11 Nate Bowman 24 1 6 .000 .000
12 Neil Johnson 24 2 6 .500 .500

Playoffs Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Walt Bellamy 28 6 277 15.2 .468 .449 10.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 .041
2 Dick Barnett 31 6 211 19.4 .551 .248 15.8 0.7 0.1 0.7 .167
3 Willis Reed 25 6 210 20.1 .576 .306 7.9 0.7 0.1 0.8 .183
4 Cazzie Russell 23 6 209 18.3 .599 .245 7.3 0.8 0.1 0.9 .202
5 Howard Komives 26 6 135 6.7 .364 .136 21.1 -0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.055
6 Walt Frazier 22 4 119 13.6 .464 .545 25.7 0.0 0.1 0.1 .043
7 Phil Jackson 22 6 90 3.0 .323 .143 2.7 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.125
8 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4 88 5.3 .274 .182 17.1 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.098
9 Em Bryant 29 5 75 5.4 .395 .385 10.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.008
10 Bill Bradley 24 6 64 11.4 .489 .464 4.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 .054
11 Nate Bowman 24 1 6 -13.2 .000 .000 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.759
12 Neil Johnson 24 2 6 20.3 .500 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .097