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The 2009–10 New York Knicks season was the 64th season of the New York Knicks in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

2009–10 New York Knicks season
Head coachMike D'Antoni
General managerDonnie Walsh
Owner(s)James Dolan
ArenaMadison Square Garden
Results
Record29–53 (.354)
PlaceDivision: 3rd (Atlantic)
Conference: 11th (Eastern)
Playoff finishDid not qualify

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
TelevisionMSG Network, MSG Plus
RadioWEPN
< 2008–09 2010–11 >

Contents

Key datesEdit

SummaryEdit

NBA Draft 2009Edit

Free agencyEdit

Draft picksEdit

Round Pick Player Position Nationality College/Team
1 8 Jordan Hill PF   United States Arizona
1 29 Toney Douglas (from L.A. Lakers) PG   United States Florida State

RosterEdit

New York Knicks roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
F/C 30   Barron, Earl 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 245 lb (111 kg) Memphis
F 9   Bender, Jonathan   7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Picayune Memorial HS (MS)
G/F 21   Chandler, Wilson   6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 225 lb (102 kg) DePaul
C 34   Curry, Eddy   (IN) 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 295 lb (134 kg) Thornwood High School
G 23   Douglas, Toney 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Florida State
G 1   Duhon, Chris 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Duke
F 8   Gallinari, Danilo 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Italy
G 4   Giddens, J. R. 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 215 lb (98 kg) New Mexico
F 7   Harrington, Al   6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 250 lb (113 kg) SPHS (NJ)
G 50   House, Eddie 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Arizona State
F/C 42   Lee, David 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 250 lb (113 kg) Florida
G/F 3   McGrady, Tracy 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 223 lb (101 kg) Mt. Zion Christian Academy
G 13   Rodríguez, Sergio 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 176 lb (80 kg) Spain
G/F 5   Walker, Bill 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Kansas State
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

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

Pre-seasonEdit

2009 Pre-season Game Log: 0–0–0 (Home: 0–0–0 ; Road: 0–0–0)
# Date Visitor Score Home OT Decision Attendance Record Recap
1 October 18 Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel) New York Knicks
2 October 22 (in Newark, New Jersey) New York Knicks New Jersey Nets

Regular seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Atlantic Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Boston Celtics 50 32 .610 24–17 26–15 13–3
Toronto Raptors 40 42 .488 10 25–16 15–26 11–5
New York Knicks 29 53 .354 21 18–23 11–30 6–10
Philadelphia 76ers 27 55 .329 23 12–29 15–26 7–9
New Jersey Nets 12 70 .146 38 8–33 4–37 3–13
# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-Cleveland Cavaliers 61 21 .744
2 y-Orlando Magic 59 23 .720 2
3 x-Atlanta Hawks 53 29 .646 8
4 y-Boston Celtics 50 32 .610 11
5 x-Miami Heat 47 35 .573 14
6 x-Milwaukee Bucks 46 36 .561 15
7 x-Charlotte Bobcats 44 38 .537 17
8 x-Chicago Bulls 41 41 .500 20
9 Toronto Raptors 40 42 .488 21
10 Indiana Pacers 32 50 .390 29
11 New York Knicks 29 53 .354 32
12 Detroit Pistons 27 55 .329 34
13 Philadelphia 76ers 27 55 .329 34
14 Washington Wizards 26 56 .317 35
15 New Jersey Nets 12 70 .146 49


Record vs. opponentsEdit

2009-10 NBA Records
Team ATL BOS CHA CHI CLE DAL DEN DET GSW HOU IND LAC LAL MEM MIA MIL MIN NJN NOH NYK OKC ORL PHI PHO POR SAC SAS TOR UTA WAS
Atlanta 4–0 2–2 3–1 1–3 1–1 1–1 2–2 1–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 1–3 2–1 2–0 3–0 1–1 1–3 0–2 1–3 2–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–1 2–0 4–0
Boston 0–4 3–0 2–2 2–2 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 3–0 2–2 2–0 3–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 1–3 3–1 0–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 4–0 1–1 3–1
Charlotte 2–2 0–3 1–3 3–1 0–2 1–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 2–2 2–0 2–2 1–1 2–2 1–1 1–3 3–1 2–0 0–2 2–0 1–1 1–2 0–2 4–0
Chicago 1–3 2–2 3–1 2–2 0–2 0–2 4–0 1–1 2–0 3–1 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–3 1–3 2–0 1–2 2–0 3–1 1–1 1–2 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–2 0–2 2–1
Cleveland 3–1 2–2 1–3 2–2 1–1 0–2 4–0 2–0 1–1 3–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–0 3–1 2–0 4–0 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–2 3–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–1 1–1 2–1
Dallas 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–1 2–0 3–1 2–2 2–0 3–0 2–2 3–1 2–0 2–0 3–1 2–0 2–2 1–1 2–2 1–1 1–1 2–1 1–3 4–0 3–1 1–1 1–2 1–1
Denver 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–2 1–1 4–0 2–1 2–0 2–1 3–1 3–1 1–1 0–2 3–1 2–0 3–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 3–1 1–2 2–2 2–0 3–1 1–1
Detroit 2–2 1–2 1–2 0–4 0–4 0–2 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–4 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–2 2–2 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–3 0–2 1–3 3–1 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–4 0–2 4–0
Golden State 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–2 1–3 0–4 1–1 0–3 1–1 2–2 0–4 2–2 0–2 0–2 3–0 2–0 1–3 2–0 1–3 0–2 0–2 1–3 2–2 2–2 0–3 2–0 0–3 0–2
Houston 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 2–2 1–2 1–1 3–0 0–2 2–1 1–3 4–0 0–2 2–0 3–0 2–0 1–3 2–0 3–1 0–2 1–1 0–4 2–2 2–2 2–2 1–1 2–2 2–0
Indiana 0–3 1–2 2–1 1–3 1–3 0–2 0–2 4–0 1–1 2–0 1–1 0–2 0–2 0–4 0–4 1–1 4–0 0–2 2–2 1–1 1–3 2–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–2 2–2 1–1 3–1
L.A. Clippers 0–2 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–2 0–3 1–2 2–0 2–2 1–2 1–1 2–2 2–2 1–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 0–4 0–2 1–2 0–2 2–0 0–4 1–3 1–3 0–4 0–2 1–3 2–0
L.A. Lakers 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–2 2–2 1–3 2–0 4–0 3–1 2–0 2–2 2–1 1–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–1 2–0 3–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 1–2 4–0 2–2 1–1 3–1 2–0
Memphis 0–2 1–1 0–2 2–0 1–1 1–3 1–3 1–1 2–2 0–4 2–0 2–2 1–2 1–1 0–2 3–1 2–0 2–2 2–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–2 2–2 2–1 2–2 2–0 1–2 2–0
Miami 3–1 0–3 1–3 3–1 0–3 0–2 1–1 2–1 2–0 2–0 4–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 1–1 4–0 1–1 3–0 0–2 2–2 4–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–2 2–2 1–1 3–1
Milwaukee 1–2 2–2 2–2 3–1 1–3 0–2 2–0 2–2 2–0 0–2 4–0 2–0 0–2 2–0 3–1 2–0 4–0 1–1 3–0 1–1 0–3 2–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 2–1 1–1 2–2
Minnesota 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–3 1–3 0–2 0–3 0–3 1–1 1–3 0–3 1–3 1–1 0–2 2–0 0–4 1–1 0–4 0–2 1–1 0–4 0–4 2–2 0–3 0–2 2–2 1–1
New Jersey 0–3 1–3 2–2 2–1 0–4 0–2 0–2 1–2 0–2 0–2 0–4 1–1 0–2 0–2 0–4 0–4 0–2 1–1 2–2 0–2 0–3 0–4 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–4 0–2 0–4
New Orleans 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 0–2 2–2 1–3 1–1 3–1 3–1 2–0 4–0 1–2 2–2 1–1 1–1 4–0 1–1 0–2 1–2 1–1 0–2 1–3 1–2 2–1 0–4 0–2 1–3 1–1
New York 3–1 1–3 2–2 1–3 0–3 1–1 1–1 3–1 0–2 0–2 2–2 2–0 0–2 0–2 0–3 0–3 1–1 2–2 2–0 0–2 0–3 3–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 0–2 0–4 0–2 3–1
Oklahoma City 2–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 2–2 1–3 2–0 3–1 1–3 1–1 2–1 1–3 2–1 2–0 1–1 4–0 2–0 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–0 2–1 1–3 3–1 1–3 2–0 3–1 2–0
Orlando 3–1 3–1 3–1 2–1 2–2 1–1 1–1 3–1 2–0 2–0 3–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–2 3–0 2–0 3–0 1–1 3–0 1–1 4–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 3–1 1–1 2–2
Philadelphia 1–2 1–3 1–3 1–3 0–3 1–1 1–1 1–3 2–0 1–1 1–2 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–4 2–2 1–1 4–0 2–0 1–3 0–2 0–4 0–2 1–1 2–0 1–1 1–3 0–2 0–3
Phoenix 1–1 2–0 0–2 1–1 0–2 1–2 3–1 2–0 3–1 4–0 1–1 4–0 1–3 2–2 1–1 1–1 4–0 2–0 3–1 1–1 1–2 1–1 2–0 1–2 4–0 2–1 2–0 2–2 2–0
Portland 0–2 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 3–1 1–3 2–0 2–2 2–2 2–0 3–1 2–1 2–2 1–1 1–1 4–0 2–0 2–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 1–1 2–1 4–0 3–0 2–0 0–4 1–1
Sacramento 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 0–4 2–1 1–1 2–2 2–2 1–1 3–1 0–4 1–2 0–2 1–1 2–2 1–1 1–2 2–0 1–3 0–2 0–2 0–4 0–4 0–4 1–1 2–1 1–1
San Antonio 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 1–3 2–2 1–1 3–0 2–2 2–0 4–0 2–2 2–2 2–0 2–0 3–0 1–1 4–0 2–0 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–2 0–3 4–0 1–1 0–4 2–0
Toronto 1–3 0–4 2–1 2–1 1–3 1–1 0–2 4–0 0–2 1–1 2–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 2–2 1–2 2–0 4–0 2–0 4–0 0–2 1–3 3–1 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–2 2–1
Utah 0–2 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–1 1–3 2–0 3–0 2–2 1–1 3–1 1–3 2–1 1–1 1–1 2–2 2–0 3–1 2–0 1–3 1–1 2–0 2–2 4–0 1–2 4–0 2–0 2–0
Washington 0–4 1–3 0–4 1–2 1–2 1–1 1–1 0–4 2–0 0–2 1–3 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–3 2–2 1–1 4–0 1–1 1–3 0–2 2–2 3–0 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–2 0–2

Game logEdit

2009–10 game log
Total: 29–53 (Home: 18–23; Road: 11–30)
2009–10 season schedule

Player statisticsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Earl Barron 7 6 33.1 .441 .000 .759 11.0 1.1 .6 .6 11.7
Jonathan Bender 25 1 11.7 .400 .359 .923 2.1 .6 .1 .7 4.7
Wilson Chandler 65 64 35.7 .479 .267 .806 5.4 2.1 .7 .8 15.3
Eddy Curry 7 0 8.9 .381 .000 .588 1.9 .0 .0 .1 3.7
Toney Douglas 56 12 19.4 .458 .389 .809 1.9 2.0 .8 .0 8.6
Chris Duhon 67 59 30.9 .373 .349 .716 2.7 5.6 .9 .0 7.4
Danilo Gallinari 81 74 33.9 .423 .381 .818 4.9 1.7 .9 .7 15.1
J. R. Giddens 11 0 12.7 .487 .000 .636 2.8 .6 .5 .1 4.1
Al Harrington 72 15 30.5 .435 .342 .757 5.6 1.5 .9 .4 17.7
Eddie House 18 0 20.6 .331 .250 1.000 2.2 2.1 .7 .0 6.4
David Lee 81 81 37.3 .545 .000 .812 11.7 3.6 1.0 .5 20.2
Tracy McGrady 24 24 26.1 .389 .242 .754 3.7 3.9 .6 .5 9.4
Sergio Rodríguez 27 8 19.7 .491 .347 .806 1.4 3.4 .8 .1 7.4
Bill Walker 27 13 27.4 .518 .431 .787 3.1 1.4 .8 .1 11.9

Awards, records and milestonesEdit

AwardsEdit

Week/MonthEdit

All-StarEdit

SeasonEdit

RecordsEdit

MilestonesEdit

Injuries and surgeriesEdit

TransactionsEdit

TradesEdit

June 24, 2009
To New York Knicks
Darko Miličić
To Memphis Grizzlies
Quentin Richardson, Cash considerations

Free agentsEdit

AdditionsEdit

Player Signed Former team
Warren Carter September 11 BK Ventspils (Latvia)
Gabe Pruitt September 11 Boston Celtics
Sun Yue September 17 Los Angeles Lakers

SubtractionsEdit

Player Waived
Warren Carter October 7
Gabe Pruitt October 7
Sun Yue October 7
Ron Howard October 7
Joe Crawford October 22
Chris Hunter October 22

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kidd replaces injured Kobe; Lee steps in for Iverson". NBA.com. Archived from the original on 2010-02-20. Retrieved 23 June 2012.
  2. ^ Steve, Aschburner. "High-flying Nate becomes first three-time Slam Dunk champ". NBA.com. Retrieved 23 June 2012.
  3. ^ "Billups, Pierce try to dethrone Cook in Three-Point Contest". NBA.com. Archived from the original on 30 March 2012. Retrieved 23 June 2012.

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