1971-72 New York Knicks Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 48-34
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 9-7 Lost finals
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Baltimore Bullets 4-2
Conference Finals - Defeated Boston Celtics 4-1
Finals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-1
Coach: Red Holzman (48-34)
Location: New York, New York
Attendance: 785,298, Avg. 19,154 in 41 home dates
1971-72 New York Knicks Roster
1971-72 New York Knicks Results

The New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1971-72 season with a record of 48 wins and 34 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 9-7.

The Knicks tossed in 8,785 points and surrendered 8,584. Walt Frazier scored a team-leading 1,788 points for New York, while Jerry Lucas contributed 1,011 boards. Walt Frazier dished out 446 assists for the squad.

Red Holzman coached the team. The 1971-72 New York Knicks lost in the finals.

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Walt FrazierG777731261307669557450005134460001851788
Jerry LucasF-C7768292610605432491970010113180002181283
Dave DeBusschereF-G808030721218520265193009012910002191233
Bill BradleyF-G787827801085504199169002503150002541177
Dick BarnettG-F7976225691840121516200153198000229964
Earl MonroeG60812345982612061620092132000130684
Phil JacksonF-C80612734662052281670032672000224577
Dean MemingerG78311732931391407900185103000137357
Luke RackleyC6256182159284490018718000104233
Willis ReedC-F11936313760392700962200030147
Eddie MastF-C40027011239412500731000039103
Dave StallworthF-C140225883335290035250003195
Eddie MilesG-F420198642318160016170004662
Charlie PaulkF-C2801516016128004970002440
Mike PriceG604014511900660001019
Greg FillmoreC1006727731001530001715
Mike RiordanG-F403311410001200028

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Walt FrazierG777740.651.
Jerry LucasF-C776838.
Dave DeBusschereF-G808038.442.772.
Bill BradleyF-G787835.646.584.
Dick BarnettG-F797628.643.775.
Earl MonroeG60820.643.678.
Phil JacksonF-C80615.944.
Dean MemingerG78315.047.456.
Luke RackleyC62510.042.858.
Willis ReedC-F11933.043.869.
Eddie MastF-C4006.834.861.
Dave StallworthF-C14016.137.582.
Eddie MilesG-F4204.735.988.
Charlie PaulkF-C2805.426.766.
Mike PriceG606.735.781.
Greg FillmoreC1006.725.933.
Mike RiordanG-F408.336.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Walt FrazierG1670427614812592001129800048388
Jerry LucasF-C167372381197159001738500049297
Dave DeBusschereF-G166162421096448001933700051266
Bill BradleyF-G16594227106564700475400066259
Earl MonroeG1642918576574500454700041197
Phil JacksonF-C1632012057574200821500051156
Dean MemingerG16277572427170043200003765
Dick BarnettG-F121314923125008100001951
Eddie MastF-C9237451007100049
Luke RackleyC112914244007100078
Charlie PaulkF-C71310300005000056
Eddie MilesG-F9176054008100024

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Walt FrazierG1644.053.673.
Jerry LucasF-C1646.
Dave DeBusschereF-G1638.545.
Bill BradleyF-G1637.146.783.
Earl MonroeG1626.841.
Phil JacksonF-C1620.047.573.
Dean MemingerG1617.342.
Dick BarnettG-F1210.946.941.
Eddie MastF-C92.657.
Luke RackleyC112.614.3100.
Charlie PaulkF-C71.930.
Eddie MilesG-F91.