NBA The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time  

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Big fan of New York basketball? Then check out this list of New York Knicks small forwards with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every small forward from throughout New York Knicks history, including current small forwards and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA small forwards of all time, the best Knicks SFs include Bill Bradley, Carmelo Anthony, Bernard King, and Larry Johnson .

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current New York Knicks starting SFs and backup SFs are Tim Hardaway Jr,, Doug McDermott, and Lance Thomas. 

Who are the best small forwards in New York Knicks history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of New York Knicks small forward.

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30 9
Bernard King is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1987, 1985, 1984, 1983

2
34 13
Carmelo Anthony is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons:  2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

3
20 4
Bill Bradley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968

4
15 3
Latrell Sprewell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

5
14 4
Dave DeBusschere is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969

6
15 8
Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

7
9 3
Wilson Chandler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

8
9 4
J. R. Smith is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

9
9 5
Ken Sears is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1963, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958, 1957, 1956

10
8 4
Cazzie Russell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

11
7 3
Campy Russell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1982, 1981

12
5 1
Kiki Vandeweghe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989

13
5 2
Glen Rice is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2001

14
7 5
Danilo Gallinari is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

15
4 2
Keith Van Horn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2004

16
6 5
Bob Boozer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1965, 1964

17
3 2
Jalen Rose is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2006

18
2 2
Toby Knight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1982, 1980, 1979, 1978

19
2 3
Arron Afflalo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2016

20
1 2
Cal Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time
Cal Ramsey

Seasons: 1960

21
1 3
Johnny Newman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988

22
1 3
Len Chappell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1966, 1965, 1964

23
1 3
Tim Thomas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2005, 2004

24
1 3
Harry Gallatin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950, 1949

25
0 2
Art Heyman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New York Knicks Small Forwards of All Time

Seasons: 1965, 1964