1964–65 New York Knicks season

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1964–65   New York Knicks season
Head coach Eddie Donovan
Harry Gallatin
General managerFred Podesta
Eddie Donovan
Arena Madison Square Garden
Results
Record3149 (.388)
PlaceDivision: 4th (Eastern)
Playoff finishDid Not Qualify

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television WPIX
Radio WOR
< 1963–64 1965–66 >

The 1964-65 NBA season was the Knicks' 19th season in the NBA. [1]

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men's professional basketball league in North America, composed of 30 teams. It is one of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.

Contents

Roster

New York Knicks roster
PlayersCoaches
Pos.No.NameHeightWeightDOB (YYYY-MM-DD)From
F 22 Flag of the United States.svg Barnes, Jim 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)210 lb (95 kg) UTEP
F 14 Flag of the United States.svg Boozer, Bob 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)215 lb (98 kg) Kansas State
G 7 Flag of the United States.svg Bryant, Em 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)175 lb (79 kg) DePaul
F 10 Flag of the United States.svg Budd, Dave 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)205 lb (93 kg) Wake Forest
C 24 Flag of the United States.svg Chappell, Len 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)240 lb (109 kg) Wake Forest
G 15 Flag of the United States.svg Egan, Johnny 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)180 lb (82 kg) Providence
G 6 Flag of the United States.svg Gola, Tom 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)205 lb (93 kg) La Salle
F 11 Flag of the United States.svg Green, Johnny 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)200 lb (91 kg) Michigan State
G 4 Flag of the United States.svg Heyman, Art 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)205 lb (93 kg) Duke
C 23 Flag of the United States.svg Hoover, Tom 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)230 lb (104 kg) Villanova
G 16 Flag of the United States.svg Komives, Howard 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)185 lb (84 kg) Bowling Green
F 21 Flag of the United States.svg Kramer, Barry 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)200 lb (91 kg) New York
C 19 Flag of the United States.svg Reed, Willis 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)235 lb (107 kg) Grambling State
F 18 Flag of the United States.svg Rudometkin, John 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)205 lb (93 kg) Southern California
Head coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured

Roster

Regular season

Season standings

Eastern Division WLPCTGBHomeRoadNeutralDiv
x- Boston Celtics 6218.77527–327–118–420–10
x- Cincinnati Royals 4832.6001425–717–216–416–14
x- Philadelphia 76ers 4040.5002213–129–2118–714–16
New York Knicks 3149.3883115–209–217–810–20
x – clinched playoff spot

Record vs. opponents

1964-65 NBA Records
TeamBALBOSCINDETLALNYKPHISFWSTL
Baltimore 3–76–46–44–62–84–67–35–5
Boston 7–38–210–07–37–35–59–19–1
Cincinnati 4–62–86–46–48–26–48–28–2
Detroit 4–60–104–63–75–54–68–23–7
Los Angeles 6–43–74–67–310–07–38–24–6
New York8–23–72–85–50–105–57–31–9
Philadelphia 6–45–54–66–43–75–56–45–5
San Francisco 3–71–92–82–82–83–74–60–10
St. Louis 5–51–92–87–36–49–15–510–0

Awards and records

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