Knicks History

On This Date: Knicks beat the Cincinnati Royals

Revisit a fairly inconsequential game in the 1959-60 season and learn more about the backstory behind a few players on the roster.

On This Date: The birth of the Trent Tucker rule and the Marcus Camby...

Revisit two historical MLK moments in Knicks history, including the origin of the Trent Tucker rule and the Marcus Camby punch almost heard around the world.

On This Date: Knicks fire Don Chaney

The Don Chaney era ends on this date.  14 years later, a resurgent Trey Burke joins the Knicks after a stint in Westchester

On This Date: Hubert Davis led Knicks to a comeback victory against the Milwaukee...

Sharpshooting guard Hubert Davis led the Knicks to a comeback victory.

On This Date: Red Holzman sets the Knick record for most coaching victories

Red Holzman sets club record in in victories as a head coach and  Knicks rout the Charlotte Hornets in their first ever visit to MSG

On This Date: Queens native Metta World Peace returns to MSG as a rookie

The Knicks sweep Throwback Weekend against the Boston Celtics. To ring in the new Millennium, the Knicks face a rookie from St. Johns who the team should have drafted.

On This Date: Starks hits 8 threes to shock the Indiana Pacers

John Starks ties a then-team record with 8 three pointers made

On This Date: Derrick Rose goes missing

Remembering the day Derrick Rose randomly disappeared from the team.

On This Date: 1969-70 Knicks named Top 10 team in NBA history

Revisiting the moment where the 1969-70 Knicks were nominated to the Top 10 Teams in NBA History.

On This Date: Knicks sign Langston Galloway

From being undrafted to making the NBA-All Rookie 2nd team, relive the history of Langston Galloway joining the Knicks.

On This Date: Knicks acquire Derek Harper

With Doc Rivers out for the season, the Knicks quickly find his replacement in Derek Harper

On This Date: Knicks acquire Stephon Marbury, and eleven years later, trade away JR...

Coney Island's prodigal son returns home. The JR Smith era ends 11 years later

On This Date: Dikembe Mutombo sets Knick record with 10 blocks in a game

In 1 season with the Knicks, Dikembe Mutombo set a Knicks franchise records with blocks in a single game.

On This Date: Remembering Marty Glickman

Remembering the life of Marty Glickman, an iconic voice in sports for decades.

On This Date: Knicks win 3OT Thriller against the Phoenix Suns

The Knicks come out victorious in a triple overtime thriller against Mike D'Antoni and the Phoenix Suns.

On This Date: Nate Robinson scores 41 points off the bench

In his first game out the doghouse and a start to a new year, Nate Robinson leads the Knicks to victory with 41 points off the bench

On This Date: The Chris Smith era ends December 31, 2013: The New York Knicks waive Chris Smith As perhaps an auspicious start to a new year,...

On This Date: Knicks acquire Moochie Norris December 30, 2003: Knicks acquire Moochie Norris in a trade with the Houston Rockets New GM Isiah Thomas made...

On This Date: Knicks waive DeMarco Johnson

December 29th 1999: Knicks waive DeMarco Johnson In a sign of gutting the legacy of the Ed Tapscott/Ernie Grunfeld...

On This Date: Knicks spoil Grant Hill’s MSG Debut

December 28, 1994: Grant Hill makes his MSG debut, but the Knicks prevail with the victory The New York...

On This Date: Knicks hire Red Holzman. 39 years later, the Knicks play a... December 27, 1967: The New York Knicks hire Red Holzman as Head Coach In a franchise altering move, the...

On This Date: JR Smith hits game-winner in Phoenix

JR Smith hits the game winner to heed to stun the Phoenix Suns

On This Date: Reflecting on the history between the Knicks and Christmas Day

For me, Christmas Day has meant a few habitual traditions: watch the Christmas Day Parade, spend time with family, eat plenty of...

On This Date: Knicks waive Slavko Vranes

December 24, 2003: The New York Knicks waived Slavko Vranes In Isiah Thomas' first official move as Knicks GM,...

On This Date: Latrell Sprewell returns to MSG to taunt James Dolan and Micheal... Decenber 23, 2003: Latrell Sprewell returns to Madison Square Garden to taunt James Dolan Latrell Sprewell returned to Madison...