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1998-99 New York Knicks Transactions

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Record: 27-23, Finished 4th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jeff Van Gundy (27-23)

PTS/G: 86.4 (27th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 85.4 (4th of 29)
SRS: 1.45 (13th of 29) ▪ Pace: 86.9 (24th of 29)
Off Rtg: 98.6 (26th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 97.5 (4th of 29)
Expected W-L: 27-23 (14th of 29)

Arena: Madison Square Garden (IV) ▪ Attendance: 494,075 (3rd of 29)

NBA 1999 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Finals (1-4) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Finals (4-2) versus Indiana Pacers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-0) versus Atlanta Hawks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (3-2) versus Miami Heat  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1998 to June 30, 1999.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
January 21, 1999 Signing

Signed Ben Davis as a free agent.

January 21, 1999 Signing

Signed Rick Brunson as a free agent.

January 21, 1999 Trade

Traded Terry Cummings, Chris Mills and John Starks to the Golden State Warriors for Latrell Sprewell.

January 22, 1999 Signing

Signed Kurt Thomas as a free agent.

January 24, 1999 Signing

Signed Dennis Scott as a free agent.

January 27, 1999 Retirement

Buck Williams retired.

February 1, 1999 Signing

Signed David Wingate as a free agent.

March 11, 1999 Trade

Traded a 2000 1st round draft pick (Quentin Richardson was later selected) to the Philadelphia 76ers for Mirsad Turkcan.

March 13, 1999 Waiver

Waived Dennis Scott.

June 30, 1999 Draft

Drafted Frederic Weis in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.

June 30, 1999 Draft

Drafted J.R. Koch in the 2nd round (46th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.