1952-1953 New York Knicks

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47-23 Lost Finals
Record Outcome

1952-53 New York Knicks

What was the record of the 1952-53 New York Knicks?

The New York Knicks finished the regular season with a 47-23 record. They went 24-6 at home and 23-17 on the road. Including the playoffs, the New York Knicks went 53-28. Their final game was a loss in the Finals to the Minneapolis Lakers.

What division did the 1952-53 New York Knicks play in?

The 1952-53 New York Knicks played in the Eastern Division, which didn't have any divisions in 1952-53.

What was the 1952-53 New York Knicks record by month?

The 1952-53 New York Knicks had their best month in February, when they went 12-5 and had a 70.6% win percentage. Their worst month was March, when they went 5-4 and had a 55.6% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
November '52 9-4 69.2% +85
December '52 10-5 66.7% +77
January '53 11-5 68.8% +95
February '53 12-5 70.6% +109
March '53 5-4 55.6% 0

Did the 1952-53 New York Knicks Win The NBA Title?

No. While the 1952-53 New York Knicks did play in the NBA Finals, they lost to the Minneapolis Lakers.

What was the point differential for the 1952-53 New York Knicks?

The New York Knicks finished the regular season with a point differential of +366. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Knicks could have been expected to have about 49.4 wins, or a 49-21 record in the regular season.

How did the 1952-53 New York Knicks perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1952-53 New York Knicks went 8-9.

How did the 1952-53 New York Knicks perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1952-53 New York Knicks went 6-3 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1952-53 New York Knicks?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1952-53 New York Knicks was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1952-53 New York Knicks?

The longest losing streak that the New York Knicks had during the 1952-53 regular season was 4 games, which happened once during the season.

1952-53 New York Knicks Schedule

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Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Nov 1, 1952 vs Baltimore Bullets Win 69 - 53
Sat, Nov 8, 1952 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 92 - 62
Tue, Nov 11, 1952 @ Rochester Royals Loss 94 - 104
Thu, Nov 13, 1952 vs Minneapolis Lakers Win 100 - 91
Sat, Nov 15, 1952 vs Boston Celtics Win 79 - 68
Sun, Nov 16, 1952 @ Fort Wayne Pistons Loss 83 - 112
Tue, Nov 18, 1952 @ Indianapolis Olympians Loss 90 - 100
Thu, Nov 20, 1952 @ Indianapolis Olympians Win 72 - 67
Sat, Nov 22, 1952 vs Syracuse Nationals Win 98 - 68
Sun, Nov 23, 1952 @ Syracuse Nationals Loss 73 - 76
Wed, Nov 26, 1952 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 94 - 92
Thu, Nov 27, 1952 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 104 - 92
Sat, Nov 29, 1952 vs Indianapolis Olympians Win 94 - 72
Tue, Dec 2, 1952 @ Philadelphia Warriors Win 89 - 82 OT
Wed, Dec 3, 1952 vs Philadelphia Warriors Win 100 - 75
Thu, Dec 4, 1952 vs Minneapolis Lakers Loss 71 - 81
Sat, Dec 6, 1952 @ Minneapolis Lakers Loss 78 - 85 OT
Sun, Dec 7, 1952 @ Fort Wayne Pistons Loss 91 - 102
Tue, Dec 9, 1952 vs Rochester Royals Loss 75 - 77
Sat, Dec 13, 1952 @ Rochester Royals Win 99 - 97 OT
Sun, Dec 14, 1952 @ Milwaukee Hawks Win 74 - 69
Tue, Dec 16, 1952 vs Syracuse Nationals Win 98 - 93 OT
Sat, Dec 20, 1952 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 102 - 99 OT
Sun, Dec 21, 1952 vs Baltimore Bullets Win 102 - 77
Mon, Dec 22, 1952 @ Milwaukee Hawks Win 80 - 75
Thu, Dec 25, 1952 vs Boston Celtics Win 97 - 84
Sat, Dec 27, 1952 @ Fort Wayne Pistons Loss 91 - 92
Sun, Dec 28, 1952 vs Philadelphia Warriors Win 72 - 54
Thu, Jan 1, 1953 @ Philadelphia Warriors Win 108 - 82
Sat, Jan 3, 1953 vs Syracuse Nationals Win 85 - 77 OT
Sun, Jan 4, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Loss 100 - 103
Wed, Jan 7, 1953 vs Syracuse Nationals Loss 93 - 114
Thu, Jan 8, 1953 vs Milwaukee Hawks Win 81 - 68
Fri, Jan 9, 1953 @ Indianapolis Olympians Win 58 - 54
Sun, Jan 11, 1953 @ Minneapolis Lakers Loss 79 - 85
Sat, Jan 17, 1953 vs Philadelphia Warriors Win 84 - 76
Sun, Jan 18, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Loss 83 - 99
Wed, Jan 21, 1953 @ Milwaukee Hawks Loss 70 - 72
Thu, Jan 22, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Win 112 - 89
Sat, Jan 24, 1953 vs Fort Wayne Pistons Win 82 - 76
Sun, Jan 25, 1953 @ Syracuse Nationals Win 97 - 62
Tue, Jan 27, 1953 @ Rochester Royals Win 74 - 72
Thu, Jan 29, 1953 @ Philadelphia Warriors Win 72 - 61
Sat, Jan 31, 1953 vs Boston Celtics Win 76 - 69
Sun, Feb 1, 1953 vs Philadelphia Warriors Win 90 - 85
Tue, Feb 3, 1953 @ Milwaukee Hawks Win 76 - 69
Thu, Feb 5, 1953 @ Minneapolis Lakers Loss 73 - 81
Fri, Feb 6, 1953 @ Indianapolis Olympians Win 84 - 73
Sat, Feb 7, 1953 vs Philadelphia Warriors Win 86 - 63
Sun, Feb 8, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Loss 79 - 87
Wed, Feb 11, 1953 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 86 - 80
Fri, Feb 13, 1953 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 106 - 96
Sat, Feb 14, 1953 vs Indianapolis Olympians Win 91 - 79
Sun, Feb 15, 1953 @ Syracuse Nationals Win 85 - 81
Tue, Feb 17, 1953 vs Milwaukee Hawks Win 86 - 67
Wed, Feb 18, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Loss 66 - 69
Sat, Feb 21, 1953 vs Philadelphia Warriors Win 85 - 69
Sun, Feb 22, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Loss 83 - 87 OT
Tue, Feb 24, 1953 vs Minneapolis Lakers Win 79 - 63
Wed, Feb 25, 1953 vs Rochester Royals Loss 71 - 79 OT
Sat, Feb 28, 1953 vs Fort Wayne Pistons Win 85 - 74
Sun, Mar 1, 1953 @ Syracuse Nationals Loss 64 - 79
Tue, Mar 3, 1953 vs Rochester Royals Win 109 - 88
Thu, Mar 5, 1953 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 80 - 69
Fri, Mar 6, 1953 vs Syracuse Nationals Win 75 - 66
Sun, Mar 8, 1953 vs Boston Celtics Loss 78 - 89
Wed, Mar 11, 1953 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 113 - 107 OT3
Thu, Mar 12, 1953 @ Philadelphia Warriors Win 90 - 85
Sat, Mar 14, 1953 vs Syracuse Nationals Loss 81 - 95
Sun, Mar 15, 1953 @ Fort Wayne Pistons Loss 69 - 81
Playoffs
Eastern Division Semifinals (Won 2 - 0)
Tue, Mar 17, 1953 vs Baltimore Bullets Win 80 - 62
Fri, Mar 20, 1953 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 90 - 81
Eastern Division Finals (Won 3 - 1)
Wed, Mar 25, 1953 vs Boston Celtics Win 95 - 91
Thu, Mar 26, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Loss 70 - 86
Sat, Mar 28, 1953 vs Boston Celtics Win 101 - 82
Sun, Mar 29, 1953 @ Boston Celtics Win 82 - 75
Finals (Lost 1 - 4)
Sat, Apr 4, 1953 @ Minneapolis Lakers Win 96 - 88
Sun, Apr 5, 1953 @ Minneapolis Lakers Loss 71 - 73
Tue, Apr 7, 1953 vs Minneapolis Lakers Loss 75 - 90
Wed, Apr 8, 1953 vs Minneapolis Lakers Loss 69 - 71
Fri, Apr 10, 1953 vs Minneapolis Lakers Loss 84 - 91

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