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1979-80 New York Knicks Roster and Stats

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Record: 39-43, Finished 4th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Holzman (39-43)

PTS/G: 114.0 (4th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 115.1 (20th of 22)
SRS: -0.96 (14th of 22) ▪ Pace: 106.5 (3rd of 22)
Off Rtg: 106.5 (7th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 107.5 (16th of 22)
Expected W-L: 38-44 (14th of 22)

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

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
25 Bill Cartwright C 7-1 245 July 30, 1957 R University of San Francisco
35 Jim Cleamons PG 6-3 185 September 13, 1949 8 Ohio State University
45 Hollis Copeland SF 6-6 180 December 20, 1955 R Rutgers University
42 Larry Demic PF 6-9 225 June 27, 1957 R University of Arizona
34 Mike Glenn SG 6-2 175 September 10, 1955 2 Southern Illinois University
23 Geoff Huston PG 6-2 175 November 8, 1957 R Texas Tech University
43 Toby Knight SF 6-9 210 May 3, 1955 2 University of Notre Dame
50 Joe Meriweather PF 6-10 215 October 26, 1953 4 Southern Illinois University
15 Earl Monroe SG 6-3 185 November 21, 1944 12 Winston-Salem State University
20 Micheal Ray Richardson SG 6-5 189 April 11, 1955 1 University of Montana
40 Marvin Webster C 7-1 225 April 13, 1952 4 Morgan State University
13 Ray Williams PG 6-3 188 October 14, 1954 2 University of Minnesota
33 Sly Williams SF 6-7 210 January 26, 1958 R University of Rhode Island

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 19780 3802 7672 .496 42 191 .220 3760 7481 .503 1698 2274 .747 1236 2303 3539 2265 881 457 1613 2168 9344
Team/G 241.2 46.4 93.6 .496 0.5 2.3 .220 45.9 91.2 .503 20.7 27.7 .747 15.1 28.1 43.2 27.6 10.7 5.6 19.7 26.4 114.0
Lg Rank 16 4 5 4 15 12 16 4 4 4 13 11 16 11 21 20 5 3 9 16 20 4
Year/Year 0.0% 3.4% 1.6% +0.009 2.3% -1.0% +0.016 14.9% 7.7% +0.047 3.0% -5.2% -2.5% 6.8% 26.0% 15.1% 0.5% 0.6% 5.8%
Opponent 82 19780 3707 7492 .495 55 198 .278 3652 7294 .501 1969 2556 .770 1293 2432 3725 2143 813 390 1694 2042 9438
Opponent/G 241.2 45.2 91.4 .495 0.7 2.4 .278 44.5 89.0 .501 24.0 31.2 .770 15.8 29.7 45.4 26.1 9.9 4.8 20.7 24.9 115.1
Lg Rank 16 16 13 15 5 5 12 17 14 15 21 20 16 17 11 15 13 16 6 3 13 20
Year/Year 0.0% 3.0% 0.5% +0.012 1.4% -2.2% +0.018 3.3% 2.0% +0.009 5.6% -2.3% 0.3% 1.4% 8.3% 3.2% 8.7% 4.1% 3.6%

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 38 44 -1.15 0.19 -0.96 106.5 107.5 106.5 .296 .025 .498 15.7 33.7 .221 .498 16.4 64.0 .263 Madison Square Garden (IV)
Lg Rank 14 14 14 7 14 7 16 3 13 14 5 14 9 14 15 7 19 18

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 Bill Cartwright 22 82 3150 665 1215 .547 0 0 665 1215 .547 451 566 .797 194 532 726 165 48 101 222 279 1781
2 Micheal Ray Richardson 24 82 3060 502 1063 .472 27 110 .245 475 953 .498 223 338 .660 151 388 539 832 265 35 359 260 1254
3 Toby Knight 24 81 2945 669 1265 .529 0 2 .000 669 1263 .530 211 261 .808 201 292 493 150 117 86 163 302 1549
4 Ray Williams 25 82 2582 687 1384 .496 7 37 .189 680 1347 .505 333 423 .787 149 263 412 512 167 24 256 295 1714
5 Larry Demic 22 82 1872 230 528 .436 0 0 230 528 .436 110 183 .601 195 288 483 64 56 30 168 306 570
6 Joe Meriweather 26 65 1565 252 477 .528 0 1 .000 252 476 .529 78 121 .645 122 228 350 66 37 120 112 239 582
7 Hollis Copeland 24 75 1142 182 368 .495 0 2 .000 182 366 .497 63 86 .733 70 86 156 80 61 25 84 154 427
8 Geoff Huston 22 71 923 94 241 .390 3 17 .176 91 224 .406 28 38 .737 14 44 58 159 39 5 73 83 219
9 Mike Glenn 24 75 800 188 364 .516 2 10 .200 186 354 .525 63 73 .863 21 45 66 85 35 7 38 79 441
10 Earl Monroe 35 51 633 161 352 .457 0 0 161 352 .457 56 64 .875 16 20 36 67 21 3 28 46 378
11 Sly Williams 22 57 556 104 267 .390 0 4 .000 104 263 .395 58 90 .644 65 56 121 36 19 8 49 73 266
12 Marvin Webster 27 20 298 38 79 .481 0 0 38 79 .481 12 16 .750 28 52 80 9 3 11 20 39 88
13 Jim Cleamons 30 22 254 30 69 .435 3 8 .375 27 61 .443 12 15 .800 10 9 19 40 13 2 17 13 75

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 Bill Cartwright 22 82 38.4 8.1 14.8 .547 0.0 0.0 8.1 14.8 .547 5.5 6.9 .797 2.4 6.5 8.9 2.0 0.6 1.2 2.7 3.4 21.7
2 Micheal Ray Richardson 24 82 37.3 6.1 13.0 .472 0.3 1.3 .245 5.8 11.6 .498 2.7 4.1 .660 1.8 4.7 6.6 10.1 3.2 0.4 4.4 3.2 15.3
3 Toby Knight 24 81 36.4 8.3 15.6 .529 0.0 0.0 .000 8.3 15.6 .530 2.6 3.2 .808 2.5 3.6 6.1 1.9 1.4 1.1 2.0 3.7 19.1
4 Ray Williams 25 82 31.5 8.4 16.9 .496 0.1 0.5 .189 8.3 16.4 .505 4.1 5.2 .787 1.8 3.2 5.0 6.2 2.0 0.3 3.1 3.6 20.9
5 Joe Meriweather 26 65 24.1 3.9 7.3 .528 0.0 0.0 .000 3.9 7.3 .529 1.2 1.9 .645 1.9 3.5 5.4 1.0 0.6 1.8 1.7 3.7 9.0
6 Larry Demic 22 82 22.8 2.8 6.4 .436 0.0 0.0 2.8 6.4 .436 1.3 2.2 .601 2.4 3.5 5.9 0.8 0.7 0.4 2.0 3.7 7.0
7 Hollis Copeland 24 75 15.2 2.4 4.9 .495 0.0 0.0 .000 2.4 4.9 .497 0.8 1.1 .733 0.9 1.1 2.1 1.1 0.8 0.3 1.1 2.1 5.7
8 Marvin Webster 27 20 14.9 1.9 4.0 .481 0.0 0.0 1.9 4.0 .481 0.6 0.8 .750 1.4 2.6 4.0 0.5 0.2 0.6 1.0 2.0 4.4
9 Geoff Huston 22 71 13.0 1.3 3.4 .390 0.0 0.2 .176 1.3 3.2 .406 0.4 0.5 .737 0.2 0.6 0.8 2.2 0.5 0.1 1.0 1.2 3.1
10 Earl Monroe 35 51 12.4 3.2 6.9 .457 0.0 0.0 3.2 6.9 .457 1.1 1.3 .875 0.3 0.4 0.7 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.9 7.4
11 Jim Cleamons 30 22 11.5 1.4 3.1 .435 0.1 0.4 .375 1.2 2.8 .443 0.5 0.7 .800 0.5 0.4 0.9 1.8 0.6 0.1 0.8 0.6 3.4
12 Mike Glenn 24 75 10.7 2.5 4.9 .516 0.0 0.1 .200 2.5 4.7 .525 0.8 1.0 .863 0.3 0.6 0.9 1.1 0.5 0.1 0.5 1.1 5.9
13 Sly Williams 22 57 9.8 1.8 4.7 .390 0.0 0.1 .000 1.8 4.6 .395 1.0 1.6 .644 1.1 1.0 2.1 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.9 1.3 4.7

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 Bill Cartwright 22 82 3150 7.6 13.9 .547 0.0 0.0 7.6 13.9 .547 5.2 6.5 .797 2.2 6.1 8.3 1.9 0.5 1.2 2.5 3.2 20.4
2 Micheal Ray Richardson 24 82 3060 5.9 12.5 .472 0.3 1.3 .245 5.6 11.2 .498 2.6 4.0 .660 1.8 4.6 6.3 9.8 3.1 0.4 4.2 3.1 14.8
3 Toby Knight 24 81 2945 8.2 15.5 .529 0.0 0.0 .000 8.2 15.4 .530 2.6 3.2 .808 2.5 3.6 6.0 1.8 1.4 1.1 2.0 3.7 18.9
4 Ray Williams 25 82 2582 9.6 19.3 .496 0.1 0.5 .189 9.5 18.8 .505 4.6 5.9 .787 2.1 3.7 5.7 7.1 2.3 0.3 3.6 4.1 23.9
5 Larry Demic 22 82 1872 4.4 10.2 .436 0.0 0.0 4.4 10.2 .436 2.1 3.5 .601 3.7 5.5 9.3 1.2 1.1 0.6 3.2 5.9 11.0
6 Joe Meriweather 26 65 1565 5.8 11.0 .528 0.0 0.0 .000 5.8 10.9 .529 1.8 2.8 .645 2.8 5.2 8.1 1.5 0.9 2.8 2.6 5.5 13.4
7 Hollis Copeland 24 75 1142 5.7 11.6 .495 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 11.5 .497 2.0 2.7 .733 2.2 2.7 4.9 2.5 1.9 0.8 2.6 4.9 13.5
8 Geoff Huston 22 71 923 3.7 9.4 .390 0.1 0.7 .176 3.5 8.7 .406 1.1 1.5 .737 0.5 1.7 2.3 6.2 1.5 0.2 2.8 3.2 8.5
9 Mike Glenn 24 75 800 8.5 16.4 .516 0.1 0.5 .200 8.4 15.9 .525 2.8 3.3 .863 0.9 2.0 3.0 3.8 1.6 0.3 1.7 3.6 19.8
10 Earl Monroe 35 51 633 9.2 20.0 .457 0.0 0.0 9.2 20.0 .457 3.2 3.6 .875 0.9 1.1 2.0 3.8 1.2 0.2 1.6 2.6 21.5
11 Sly Williams 22 57 556 6.7 17.3 .390 0.0 0.3 .000 6.7 17.0 .395 3.8 5.8 .644 4.2 3.6 7.8 2.3 1.2 0.5 3.2 4.7 17.2
12 Marvin Webster 27 20 298 4.6 9.5 .481 0.0 0.0 4.6 9.5 .481 1.4 1.9 .750 3.4 6.3 9.7 1.1 0.4 1.3 2.4 4.7 10.6
13 Jim Cleamons 30 22 254 4.3 9.8 .435 0.4 1.1 .375 3.8 8.6 .443 1.7 2.1 .800 1.4 1.3 2.7 5.7 1.8 0.3 2.4 1.8 10.6

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
1 Bill Cartwright 22 82 3150 9.5 17.4 .547 0.0 0.0 9.5 13.9 .547 6.5 8.1 .797 2.8 7.6 10.4 2.4 0.7 1.4 3.2 4.0 25.5
2 Micheal Ray Richardson 24 82 3060 7.4 15.7 .472 0.4 1.6 .245 7.0 11.2 .498 3.3 5.0 .660 2.2 5.7 7.9 12.3 3.9 0.5 5.3 3.8 18.5
3 Toby Knight 24 81 2945 10.2 19.4 .529 0.0 0.0 .000 10.2 15.4 .530 3.2 4.0 .808 3.1 4.5 7.5 2.3 1.8 1.3 2.5 4.6 23.7
4 Ray Williams 25 82 2582 12.0 24.2 .496 0.1 0.6 .189 11.9 18.8 .505 5.8 7.4 .787 2.6 4.6 7.2 8.9 2.9 0.4 4.5 5.2 29.9
5 Larry Demic 22 82 1872 5.5 12.7 .436 0.0 0.0 5.5 10.2 .436 2.6 4.4 .601 4.7 6.9 11.6 1.5 1.3 0.7 4.0 7.4 13.7
6 Joe Meriweather 26 65 1565 7.3 13.7 .528 0.0 0.0 .000 7.3 10.9 .529 2.2 3.5 .645 3.5 6.6 10.1 1.9 1.1 3.5 3.2 6.9 16.8
7 Hollis Copeland 24 75 1142 7.2 14.5 .495 0.0 0.1 .000 7.2 11.5 .497 2.5 3.4 .733 2.8 3.4 6.2 3.2 2.4 1.0 3.3 6.1 16.9
8 Geoff Huston 22 71 923 4.6 11.8 .390 0.1 0.8 .176 4.4 8.7 .406 1.4 1.9 .737 0.7 2.1 2.8 7.8 1.9 0.2 3.6 4.1 10.7
9 Mike Glenn 24 75 800 10.6 20.5 .516 0.1 0.6 .200 10.5 15.9 .525 3.5 4.1 .863 1.2 2.5 3.7 4.8 2.0 0.4 2.1 4.5 24.8
10 Earl Monroe 35 51 633 11.5 25.1 .457 0.0 0.0 11.5 20.0 .457 4.0 4.6 .875 1.1 1.4 2.6 4.8 1.5 0.2 2.0 3.3 26.9
11 Sly Williams 22 57 556 8.4 21.6 .390 0.0 0.3 .000 8.4 17.0 .395 4.7 7.3 .644 5.3 4.5 9.8 2.9 1.5 0.6 4.0 5.9 21.6
12 Marvin Webster 27 20 298 5.7 12.0 .481 0.0 0.0 5.7 9.5 .481 1.8 2.4 .750 4.2 7.9 12.1 1.4 0.5 1.7 3.0 5.9 13.3
13 Jim Cleamons 30 22 254 5.3 12.2 .435 0.5 1.4 .375 4.8 8.6 .443 2.1 2.7 .800 1.8 1.6 3.4 7.1 2.3 0.4 3.0 2.3 13.3

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 Bill Cartwright 22 82 3150 17.9 .608 .547 .466 .000 6.6 18.6 12.6 7.0 0.7 1.7 13.2 20.6 117 108 7.7 2.1 9.7 .148
2 Micheal Ray Richardson 24 82 3060 17.8 .517 .485 .318 .103 5.3 13.9 9.6 34.1 3.9 0.6 22.9 19.7 103 104 2.4 3.7 6.0 .094
3 Toby Knight 24 81 2945 16.4 .561 .529 .206 .002 7.4 10.9 9.1 6.9 1.8 1.6 10.6 20.1 113 108 5.5 1.9 7.3 .120
4 Ray Williams 25 82 2582 21.6 .546 .499 .306 .027 6.2 11.2 8.7 28.5 2.9 0.5 14.0 27.2 111 107 6.0 2.2 8.2 .152
5 Larry Demic 22 82 1872 7.4 .468 .436 .347 .000 11.2 16.9 14.1 4.1 1.3 0.9 21.6 16.0 89 108 -1.4 1.3 -0.1 -0.002
6 Joe Meriweather 26 65 1565 12.2 .549 .528 .254 .002 8.4 16.0 12.2 5.3 1.1 4.2 17.4 15.8 102 107 0.8 1.4 2.2 .068
7 Hollis Copeland 24 75 1142 11.0 .526 .495 .234 .005 6.6 8.3 7.4 8.7 2.4 1.2 17.1 16.5 101 108 0.5 0.8 1.2 .052
8 Geoff Huston 22 71 923 7.0 .425 .396 .158 .071 1.6 5.2 3.4 20.0 1.9 0.3 22.1 13.8 89 111 -0.7 0.3 -0.3 -0.017
9 Mike Glenn 24 75 800 16.6 .557 .519 .201 .027 2.8 6.2 4.5 14.6 2.0 0.5 8.8 20.9 115 110 1.8 0.3 2.1 .126
10 Earl Monroe 35 51 633 15.3 .497 .457 .182 .000 2.7 3.5 3.1 15.0 1.5 0.3 6.9 24.8 108 112 1.0 0.1 1.1 .081
11 Sly Williams 22 57 556 10.7 .434 .390 .337 .015 12.6 11.1 11.9 8.4 1.5 0.8 13.8 24.6 92 109 -0.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.006
12 Marvin Webster 27 20 298 9.2 .511 .481 .203 .000 10.1 19.2 14.6 3.6 0.5 2.0 18.9 13.7 99 108 0.0 0.2 0.2 .039
13 Jim Cleamons 30 22 254 11.1 .496 .457 .217 .116 4.2 3.9 4.1 18.7 2.3 0.4 18.4 14.0 103 110 0.2 0.1 0.3 .048