1970-71 New York Knicks Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 52-30
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 7-5 Lost conference finals
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Atlanta Hawks 4-1
Conference Finals - Lost to Baltimore Bullets 4-3
Coach: Red Holzman (52-30)
Location: New York, New York
Attendance: 763,487, Avg. 18,622 in 41 home dates
1970-71 New York Knicks Statistics
1970-71 New York Knicks Results

The New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1970-71 season with a record of 52 wins and 30 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-5.

The Knicks relinquished 8,614 points, fewest in the league. New York racked up 9,026 points. Walt Frazier tossed in a team-leading 1,736 points for the team, and Willis Reed scored 18 or more per game, too. Willis Reed contributed 1,003 boards. Walt Frazier dished out 536 assists for the squad.

Red Holzman coached the team. The 1970-71 New York Knicks lost in the conference finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Dick BarnettG-FOctober 2, 19366'4"190Tennessee StateGary, IN USA
Bill BradleyF-GJuly 28, 19436'5"205PrincetonCrystal City, MO USA
Dave DeBusschereF-GOctober 16, 19406'6"220DetroitDetroit, MI USA
Greg FillmoreCMarch 7, 19477'1"240Cheyney StatePhiladelphia, PA USA
Walt FrazierGMarch 29, 19456'4"200Southern IllinoisAtlanta, GA USA
Phil JacksonF-CSeptember 17, 19456'8"220North DakotaDeer Lodge, MT USA
Eddie MastF-COctober 3, 19486'9"220TemplePhiladelphia, PA USA
Mike PriceGSeptember 11, 19486'3"200IllinoisRussellville, KY USA
Willis ReedC-FJune 25, 19426'9"235GramblingHico, LA USA
Mike RiordanG-FJuly 9, 19456'4"200ProvidenceNew York, NY USA
Cazzie RussellF-GJune 7, 19446'5"210MichiganChicago, IL USA
Dave StallworthF-CDecember 20, 19416'7"200Wichita StateDallas, TX USA
Milt WilliamsGNovember 22, 19456'2"182Lincoln (MO)Seattle, WA USA