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The Best New York Knicks Shooting Guards of All Time

Updated August 26, 2019 1.6k votes 266 voters 6.9k views27 items

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Big fan of New York basketball? Then check out this list of New York Knicks shooting guards with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every shooting guard from throughout New York Knicks history, including current shooting guards and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA shooting guards of all time, the best Knicks SGs include Allan Houston, John Starks, Earl Monroe, and Dick Barnett.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current New York Knicks starting SGs and backup SGs are Courtney Lee, Ron Baker, and Damyean Dotson. 

Who are the best shooting guards in New York Knicks history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of New York Knicks shooting guard.

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  • 1
    Earl Monroe
    116
    28

    Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

  • 2
    Allan Houston
    116
    35

    Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

  • 3
    John Starks
    110
    40

    Seasons: 998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

  • 4
    Latrell Sprewell
    87
    32

    Seasons:  2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

  • 5
    Dick Barnett
    56
    13

    Dick Barnett

    Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966

  • 6
    Jamal Crawford
    51
    26

    Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

  • 7
    Ray Williams
    42
    26

    Seasons: 1984, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

  • 8
    Richie Guerin
    33
    20

    Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957

  • 9
    Gerald Wilkins
    33
    21

    Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

  • 10
    Micheal Ray Richardson
    31
    23

    Micheal Ray Richardson

    Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

  • 11
    Tim Hardaway
    28
    24

    Seasons: 2018, 2015, 2014

  • 12
    Derek Harper
    29
    25

    Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994

  • 13
    J. R. Smith
    38
    41

    Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

  • 14
    Carl Braun
    21
    21

    Seasons: 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950, 1949, 1948

  • 15
    Jalen Rose
    24
    28

    Seasons: 2006

  • 16
    Johnny Newman
    15
    22

    Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988

  • 17
    Steve Francis
    17
    25

    Seasons: 2007, 2006

  • 18
    Dick Van Arsdale
    11
    17

    Dick Van Arsdale

    Seasons: 1968, 1967, 1966

  • 19
    Danilo Gallinari
    19
    29

    Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

  • 20
    Darrell Walker
    12
    19

    Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984

  • 21
    Wilson Chandler
    14
    23

    Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

  • 22
    Max Zaslofsky
    12
    20

    Max Zaslofsky

    Seasons: 1953, 1952, 1951

  • 23
    Dick Garmaker
    12
    24

    Seasons: 1961, 1960

  • 24
    Art Heyman
    6
    17

    Seasons: 1965, 1964

  • 25
    Courtney Lee
    12
    30

    Seasons: 2018, 2017