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2002-03 New York Knicks Roster and Stats

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Record: 37-45, Finished 6th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Don Chaney (37-45)

PTS/G: 95.9 (11th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 97.2 (20th of 29)
SRS: -1.60 (21st of 29) ▪ Pace: 90.7 (18th of 29)
Off Rtg: 104.7 (12th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 106.2 (23rd of 29)
Expected W-L: 37-45 (21st of 29)

Arena: Madison Square Garden (IV) ▪ Attendance: 779,479 (8th of 29)

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
49 Shandon Anderson SF 6-6 208 December 31, 1973 6 University of Georgia
51 Michael Doleac C 6-11 262 June 15, 1977 4 University of Utah
4 Howard Eisley PG 6-2 177 December 4, 1972 8 Boston College
32 Othella Harrington PF 6-9 235 January 31, 1974 6 Georgetown University
20 Allan Houston SG 6-6 200 April 20, 1971 9 University of Tennessee
44 Travis Knight C 7-0 235 September 13, 1974 6 University of Connecticut
54 Lee Nailon SF 6-9 238 February 22, 1975 2 Texas Christian University
7 Lavor Postell SG 6-5 215 February 26, 1978 2 St. John's University
8 Latrell Sprewell SF 6-5 190 September 8, 1970 10 University of Alabama
40 Kurt Thomas C 6-9 230 October 4, 1972 7 Texas Christian University
21 Charlie Ward PG 6-2 190 October 12, 1970 8 Florida State University
35 Clarence Weatherspoon PF 6-6 240 September 8, 1970 10 University of Southern Mississippi
30 Frank Williams PG 6-3 212 February 25, 1980 R University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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 19855 2967 6725 .441 606 1582 .383 2361 5143 .459 1320 1620 .815 842 2376 3218 1800 579 255 1149 1888 7860
Team/G 242.1 36.2 82.0 .441 7.4 19.3 .383 28.8 62.7 .459 16.1 19.8 .815 10.3 29.0 39.2 22.0 7.1 3.1 14.0 23.0 95.9
Lg Rank 10 12 10 15 3 4 2 26 26 20 27 29 2 29 26 29 12 26 29 8 26 11
Year/Year 0.3% 5.3% 3.1% +0.009 27.8% 17.7% +0.030 0.8% -0.6% +0.006 -6.1% -9.3% +0.028 -3.9% -3.3% -3.5% 4.7% 3.8% -11.5% -3.6% 4.9% 4.6%
Opponent 82 19855 2961 6478 .457 358 1053 .340 2603 5425 .480 1691 2193 .771 935 2613 3548 1732 627 308 1179 1631 7971
Opponent/G 242.1 36.1 79.0 .457 4.4 12.8 .340 31.7 66.2 .480 20.6 26.7 .771 11.4 31.9 43.3 21.1 7.6 3.8 14.4 19.9 97.2
Lg Rank 10 17 9 26 4 5 8 24 14 27 26 26 25 9 26 20 11 11 1 19 1 20
Year/Year 0.3% 1.3% -1.4% +0.012 -19.2% -16.2% -0.013 4.9% 2.1% +0.013 9.1% 7.1% +0.014 -2.5% 2.9% 1.4% -1.7% -8.6% -20.0% 6.9% -2.3% 1.7%

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 37 45 -1.35 -0.25 -1.61 104.7 106.2 90.7 .241 .235 .486 13.4 24.4 .196 .485 13.7 71.8 .261 Madison Square Garden (IV) 779,479
Lg Rank 21 21 21 19 21 12 23 18 29 4 9 10 28 28 24 17 15 27 8

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 Allan Houston 31 82 82 3108 652 1465 .445 178 450 .396 474 1015 .467 363 395 .919 26 205 231 220 54 7 178 191 1845
2 Latrell Sprewell 32 74 73 2859 454 1127 .403 134 360 .372 320 767 .417 173 218 .794 45 240 285 332 102 22 172 134 1215
3 Kurt Thomas 30 81 81 2577 497 1028 .483 2 3 .667 495 1025 .483 138 184 .750 160 477 637 162 81 97 138 344 1134
4 Howard Eisley 30 82 76 2243 262 628 .417 131 337 .389 131 291 .450 89 105 .848 24 162 186 444 71 9 149 222 744
5 Clarence Weatherspoon 32 79 19 2024 186 414 .449 0 0 186 414 .449 149 194 .768 214 385 599 68 69 36 63 174 521
6 Othella Harrington 29 74 64 1850 225 443 .508 0 0 225 443 .508 123 150 .820 165 311 476 62 12 23 90 231 573
7 Shandon Anderson 29 82 9 1731 248 537 .462 52 140 .371 196 397 .494 139 190 .732 64 190 254 87 73 20 114 177 687
8 Charlie Ward 32 66 6 1465 165 414 .399 101 267 .378 64 147 .435 41 53 .774 25 152 177 306 78 11 95 146 472
9 Michael Doleac 25 75 0 1041 146 343 .426 0 0 146 343 .426 36 46 .783 65 154 219 42 16 16 49 150 328
10 Lee Nailon 27 38 0 405 84 190 .442 0 1 .000 84 189 .444 42 51 .824 32 38 70 26 6 3 32 46 210
11 Travis Knight 28 32 0 287 25 65 .385 0 1 .000 25 64 .391 10 13 .769 18 44 62 14 8 9 10 44 60
12 Frank Williams 22 21 0 167 9 33 .273 6 16 .375 3 17 .176 4 6 .667 3 15 18 34 7 2 17 20 28
13 Lavor Postell 24 12 0 98 14 38 .368 2 7 .286 12 31 .387 13 15 .867 1 3 4 3 2 0 7 9 43

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 Latrell Sprewell 32 74 73 38.6 6.1 15.2 .403 1.8 4.9 .372 4.3 10.4 .417 2.3 2.9 .794 0.6 3.2 3.9 4.5 1.4 0.3 2.3 1.8 16.4
2 Allan Houston 31 82 82 37.9 8.0 17.9 .445 2.2 5.5 .396 5.8 12.4 .467 4.4 4.8 .919 0.3 2.5 2.8 2.7 0.7 0.1 2.2 2.3 22.5
3 Kurt Thomas 30 81 81 31.8 6.1 12.7 .483 0.0 0.0 .667 6.1 12.7 .483 1.7 2.3 .750 2.0 5.9 7.9 2.0 1.0 1.2 1.7 4.2 14.0
4 Howard Eisley 30 82 76 27.4 3.2 7.7 .417 1.6 4.1 .389 1.6 3.5 .450 1.1 1.3 .848 0.3 2.0 2.3 5.4 0.9 0.1 1.8 2.7 9.1
5 Clarence Weatherspoon 32 79 19 25.6 2.4 5.2 .449 0.0 0.0 2.4 5.2 .449 1.9 2.5 .768 2.7 4.9 7.6 0.9 0.9 0.5 0.8 2.2 6.6
6 Othella Harrington 29 74 64 25.0 3.0 6.0 .508 0.0 0.0 3.0 6.0 .508 1.7 2.0 .820 2.2 4.2 6.4 0.8 0.2 0.3 1.2 3.1 7.7
7 Charlie Ward 32 66 6 22.2 2.5 6.3 .399 1.5 4.0 .378 1.0 2.2 .435 0.6 0.8 .774 0.4 2.3 2.7 4.6 1.2 0.2 1.4 2.2 7.2
8 Shandon Anderson 29 82 9 21.1 3.0 6.5 .462 0.6 1.7 .371 2.4 4.8 .494 1.7 2.3 .732 0.8 2.3 3.1 1.1 0.9 0.2 1.4 2.2 8.4
9 Michael Doleac 25 75 0 13.9 1.9 4.6 .426 0.0 0.0 1.9 4.6 .426 0.5 0.6 .783 0.9 2.1 2.9 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.7 2.0 4.4
10 Lee Nailon 27 38 0 10.7 2.2 5.0 .442 0.0 0.0 .000 2.2 5.0 .444 1.1 1.3 .824 0.8 1.0 1.8 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.8 1.2 5.5
11 Travis Knight 28 32 0 9.0 0.8 2.0 .385 0.0 0.0 .000 0.8 2.0 .391 0.3 0.4 .769 0.6 1.4 1.9 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.4 1.9
12 Lavor Postell 24 12 0 8.2 1.2 3.2 .368 0.2 0.6 .286 1.0 2.6 .387 1.1 1.3 .867 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.6 0.8 3.6
13 Frank Williams 22 21 0 8.0 0.4 1.6 .273 0.3 0.8 .375 0.1 0.8 .176 0.2 0.3 .667 0.1 0.7 0.9 1.6 0.3 0.1 0.8 1.0 1.3

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 Allan Houston 31 82 82 3108 7.6 17.0 .445 2.1 5.2 .396 5.5 11.8 .467 4.2 4.6 .919 0.3 2.4 2.7 2.5 0.6 0.1 2.1 2.2 21.4
2 Latrell Sprewell 32 74 73 2859 5.7 14.2 .403 1.7 4.5 .372 4.0 9.7 .417 2.2 2.7 .794 0.6 3.0 3.6 4.2 1.3 0.3 2.2 1.7 15.3
3 Kurt Thomas 30 81 81 2577 6.9 14.4 .483 0.0 0.0 .667 6.9 14.3 .483 1.9 2.6 .750 2.2 6.7 8.9 2.3 1.1 1.4 1.9 4.8 15.8
4 Howard Eisley 30 82 76 2243 4.2 10.1 .417 2.1 5.4 .389 2.1 4.7 .450 1.4 1.7 .848 0.4 2.6 3.0 7.1 1.1 0.1 2.4 3.6 11.9
5 Clarence Weatherspoon 32 79 19 2024 3.3 7.4 .449 0.0 0.0 3.3 7.4 .449 2.7 3.5 .768 3.8 6.8 10.7 1.2 1.2 0.6 1.1 3.1 9.3
6 Othella Harrington 29 74 64 1850 4.4 8.6 .508 0.0 0.0 4.4 8.6 .508 2.4 2.9 .820 3.2 6.1 9.3 1.2 0.2 0.4 1.8 4.5 11.2
7 Shandon Anderson 29 82 9 1731 5.2 11.2 .462 1.1 2.9 .371 4.1 8.3 .494 2.9 4.0 .732 1.3 4.0 5.3 1.8 1.5 0.4 2.4 3.7 14.3
8 Charlie Ward 32 66 6 1465 4.1 10.2 .399 2.5 6.6 .378 1.6 3.6 .435 1.0 1.3 .774 0.6 3.7 4.3 7.5 1.9 0.3 2.3 3.6 11.6
9 Michael Doleac 25 75 0 1041 5.0 11.9 .426 0.0 0.0 5.0 11.9 .426 1.2 1.6 .783 2.2 5.3 7.6 1.5 0.6 0.6 1.7 5.2 11.3
10 Lee Nailon 27 38 0 405 7.5 16.9 .442 0.0 0.1 .000 7.5 16.8 .444 3.7 4.5 .824 2.8 3.4 6.2 2.3 0.5 0.3 2.8 4.1 18.7
11 Travis Knight 28 32 0 287 3.1 8.2 .385 0.0 0.1 .000 3.1 8.0 .391 1.3 1.6 .769 2.3 5.5 7.8 1.8 1.0 1.1 1.3 5.5 7.5
12 Frank Williams 22 21 0 167 1.9 7.1 .273 1.3 3.4 .375 0.6 3.7 .176 0.9 1.3 .667 0.6 3.2 3.9 7.3 1.5 0.4 3.7 4.3 6.0
13 Lavor Postell 24 12 0 98 5.1 14.0 .368 0.7 2.6 .286 4.4 11.4 .387 4.8 5.5 .867 0.4 1.1 1.5 1.1 0.7 0.0 2.6 3.3 15.8

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 Allan Houston 31 82 82 3108 11.1 24.9 .445 3.0 7.7 .396 8.1 17.3 .467 6.2 6.7 .919 0.4 3.5 3.9 3.7 0.9 0.1 3.0 3.3 31.4
2 Latrell Sprewell 32 74 73 2859 8.4 20.9 .403 2.5 6.7 .372 5.9 14.2 .417 3.2 4.0 .794 0.8 4.4 5.3 6.1 1.9 0.4 3.2 2.5 22.5
3 Kurt Thomas 30 81 81 2577 10.2 21.1 .483 0.0 0.1 .667 10.2 21.0 .483 2.8 3.8 .750 3.3 9.8 13.1 3.3 1.7 2.0 2.8 7.1 23.3
4 Howard Eisley 30 82 76 2243 6.2 14.8 .417 3.1 7.9 .389 3.1 6.9 .450 2.1 2.5 .848 0.6 3.8 4.4 10.5 1.7 0.2 3.5 5.2 17.5
5 Clarence Weatherspoon 32 79 19 2024 4.9 10.8 .449 0.0 0.0 4.9 10.8 .449 3.9 5.1 .768 5.6 10.1 15.7 1.8 1.8 0.9 1.6 4.5 13.6
6 Othella Harrington 29 74 64 1850 6.4 12.7 .508 0.0 0.0 6.4 12.7 .508 3.5 4.3 .820 4.7 8.9 13.6 1.8 0.3 0.7 2.6 6.6 16.4
7 Shandon Anderson 29 82 9 1731 7.6 16.4 .462 1.6 4.3 .371 6.0 12.1 .494 4.2 5.8 .732 2.0 5.8 7.8 2.7 2.2 0.6 3.5 5.4 21.0
8 Charlie Ward 32 66 6 1465 6.0 14.9 .399 3.6 9.6 .378 2.3 5.3 .435 1.5 1.9 .774 0.9 5.5 6.4 11.0 2.8 0.4 3.4 5.3 17.0
9 Michael Doleac 25 75 0 1041 7.4 17.4 .426 0.0 0.0 7.4 17.4 .426 1.8 2.3 .783 3.3 7.8 11.1 2.1 0.8 0.8 2.5 7.6 16.7
10 Lee Nailon 27 38 0 405 11.0 24.8 .442 0.0 0.1 .000 11.0 24.7 .444 5.5 6.7 .824 4.2 5.0 9.1 3.4 0.8 0.4 4.2 6.0 27.4
11 Travis Knight 28 32 0 287 4.6 12.0 .385 0.0 0.2 .000 4.6 11.8 .391 1.8 2.4 .769 3.3 8.1 11.4 2.6 1.5 1.7 1.8 8.1 11.1
12 Frank Williams 22 21 0 167 2.9 10.5 .273 1.9 5.1 .375 1.0 5.4 .176 1.3 1.9 .667 1.0 4.8 5.7 10.8 2.2 0.6 5.4 6.3 8.9
13 Lavor Postell 24 12 0 98 7.6 20.5 .368 1.1 3.8 .286 6.5 16.7 .387 7.0 8.1 .867 0.5 1.6 2.2 1.6 1.1 0.0 3.8 4.9 23.2

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 Allan Houston 31 82 3108 17.7 .563 .506 .270 .307 1.0 7.9 4.4 13.2 0.9 0.2 9.8 27.0 109 110 6.6 0.6 7.2 .111
2 Latrell Sprewell 32 74 2859 14.3 .497 .462 .193 .319 1.8 10.1 5.9 19.7 1.9 0.6 12.3 22.6 99 107 1.6 1.6 3.2 .054
3 Kurt Thomas 30 81 2577 16.7 .511 .484 .179 .003 7.1 22.2 14.5 11.3 1.7 2.8 11.1 22.4 102 102 2.3 3.0 5.4 .100
4 Howard Eisley 30 82 2243 14.1 .552 .521 .167 .537 1.2 8.7 4.9 31.4 1.7 0.3 18.1 17.0 109 108 3.5 1.0 4.5 .097
5 Clarence Weatherspoon 32 79 2024 14.5 .522 .449 .469 .000 12.2 22.8 17.4 5.1 1.8 1.3 11.2 12.8 114 103 3.3 2.2 5.5 .131
6 Othella Harrington 29 74 1850 12.3 .563 .508 .339 .000 10.3 20.2 15.1 5.4 0.3 0.9 15.0 15.0 110 107 2.7 1.1 3.8 .098
7 Shandon Anderson 29 82 1731 13.4 .553 .510 .354 .261 4.2 13.2 8.6 8.3 2.2 0.8 15.5 19.6 101 105 1.2 1.4 2.7 .074
8 Charlie Ward 32 66 1465 15.9 .540 .521 .128 .645 2.0 12.4 7.1 32.9 2.8 0.5 17.8 16.8 109 105 2.4 1.3 3.7 .121
9 Michael Doleac 25 75 1041 8.9 .451 .426 .134 .000 7.2 17.7 12.3 6.6 0.8 1.1 11.9 18.3 92 107 -0.4 0.7 0.3 .014
10 Lee Nailon 27 38 405 14.3 .494 .442 .268 .005 9.1 11.3 10.1 11.9 0.8 0.5 13.1 27.9 97 109 0.1 0.1 0.3 .030
11 Travis Knight 28 32 287 8.3 .424 .385 .200 .015 7.2 18.4 12.7 7.4 1.5 2.3 12.4 13.0 94 104 0.0 0.3 0.2 .040
12 Frank Williams 22 21 167 6.4 .393 .364 .182 .485 2.1 10.8 6.3 29.4 2.2 0.9 32.3 14.6 81 106 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.035
13 Lavor Postell 24 12 98 7.8 .482 .395 .395 .184 1.2 3.7 2.4 5.1 1.1 0.0 13.6 24.3 90 111 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.032

Shooting data is available as of the 2000-01 season  ▪  Minor differences with official season totals may exist

Shooting

2-Pt Field Goals 3-Pt Field Goals
% of FGA by Distance FG% by Distance Dunks Corner Heaves
Rk Player Age G MP FG% Dist. 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P 2P 0-3 3-10 10-16 16 <3 3P %Ast'd %FGA Md. %Ast'd %3PA 3P% Att. Md.
1 Allan Houston 31 82 3108 .445 17.4 .693 .066 .084 .213 .330 .307 .467 .381 .488 .490 .464 .396 .397 .003 3 .848 .236 .453 4 0
2 Latrell Sprewell 32 74 2859 .403 15.5 .681 .143 .124 .185 .228 .319 .417 .559 .371 .411 .358 .372 .300 .013 14 .821 .314 .478 0 0
3 Kurt Thomas 30 81 2577 .483 9.6 .997 .228 .264 .308 .197 .003 .483 .573 .502 .435 .429 .667 .776 .008 8 1.000 .000 0 0
4 Howard Eisley 30 82 2243 .417 18.6 .463 .143 .062 .064 .194 .537 .450 .578 .410 .400 .385 .389 .153 .000 0 .725 .163 .418 3 0
5 Clarence Weatherspoon 32 79 2024 .449 5.2 1.000 .565 .155 .167 .114 .000 .449 .509 .313 .377 .447 .688 .123 42 0 0
6 Othella Harrington 29 74 1850 .508 6.2 1.000 .397 .312 .181 .111 .000 .508 .619 .514 .463 .163 .689 .018 8 0 0
7 Shandon Anderson 29 82 1731 .462 10.8 .739 .389 .110 .140 .101 .261 .494 .584 .373 .360 .463 .371 .643 .028 14 1.000 .750 .352 1 0
8 Charlie Ward 32 66 1465 .399 20.0 .355 .133 .051 .046 .126 .645 .435 .582 .429 .211 .365 .378 .344 .000 0 .713 .112 .433 4 0
9 Michael Doleac 25 75 1041 .426 12.3 1.000 .178 .146 .268 .408 .000 .426 .508 .280 .543 .364 .890 .009 3 0 0
10 Lee Nailon 27 38 405 .442 7.8 .995 .337 .311 .179 .168 .005 .444 .641 .373 .353 .281 .000 .429 .037 7 .000 0 0
11 Travis Knight 28 32 287 .385 12.2 .985 .308 .046 .062 .569 .015 .391 .550 .667 .000 .324 .000 .680 .046 1 .000 0 0
12 Frank Williams 22 21 167 .273 14.8 .515 .212 .182 .091 .030 .485 .176 .143 .167 .000 1.000 .375 .333 .000 0 .833 .375 .333 0 0
13 Lavor Postell 24 12 98 .368 14.7 .816 .158 .105 .184 .368 .184 .387 .667 .500 .143 .357 .286 .667 .053 2 1.000 .143 .000 0 0

Salaries

Rk Player Salary
1 Allan Houston $14,343,750
2 Antonio McDyess $12,600,000
3 Latrell Sprewell $12,375,000
4 Larry Johnson $9,610,714
5 Luc Longley $6,900,000
6 Shandon Anderson $6,100,000
7 Charlie Ward $5,570,000
8 Howard Eisley $5,312,500
9 Clarence Weatherspoon $4,991,800
10 Kurt Thomas $4,903,750
11 Travis Knight $4,000,000
12 Othella Harrington $2,700,000
13 Michael Doleac $1,400,000
14 Frank Williams $832,560
15 Mark Pope $637,435
16 Lee Nailon $587,435
17 Lavor Postell $587,435