New York Knicks is a professional American basketball team which used to take part in every season of National Basketball Association (NBA). The team is commonly known as Knicks which is representing New York City in the NBA competition. Besides, the franchise team is a member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. Knicks was founded in 1946 and also they are one of the founding members of the Basketball Association of America (BAA). Besides, along with the team Boston Celtics, the Knicks are one of the two NBA teams that are located in the original city. The president of the franchise team is Steve Mills where Scott Perry is the general manager. The franchise owner of the team used to spend a huge amount for their players and now, we are going to learn the New York Knicks players salaries in recent time.
The current team of the Knicks consists of sixteen players and most of them are receiving a very handsome amount from the franchise team. Today, we would like to reveal the New York Knicks players salary. Tim Hardaway Jr. is the current highest paid NBA player of the team and also rest players are getting not so poor amount so far. Let’s check the details salary statistics below.
New York Knicks Players Salaries
|S/N||Player Name||Position||Current Age||Contract||Salaries|
|1.||Enes Kanter||C||26 Years||2019||$18,622,513|
|2.||Kevin Knox||SF||19 Years||2019||$3,739,920|
|3.||Tim Hardaway Jr.||SG||26 Years||2019||$17,325,000|
|4.||Allonzo Trier||SG||22 Years||2019||$3,382,000|
|5.||Courtney Lee||SG||32 Years||2019||$12,253,780|
|6.||Trey Burke||PG||25 Years||2019||$1,795,015|
|7.||Lance Thomas||SF||30 Years||2019||$7,119,650|
|8.||Luke Kornet||PF||23 Years||2019||$1,619,260|
|9.||Mario Hezonja||SG||23 Years||2019||$6,500,000|
|10.||Noah Vonleh||PF||23 Years||2019||$1,621,415|
|11.||Kristaps Porzingis||PF||23 Years||2019||$5,697,054|
|12.||Mitchell Robinson||C||20 Years||2019||$1,485,440|
|13.||Emmanuel Mudiay||PG||22 Years||2019||$4,294,480|
|14.||Damyean Dotson||SG||24 Years||2019||$1,378,242|
|15.||Frank Ntilikina||PG||20 Years||2019||$4,155,720|
|16.||Isaiah Hicks||PF||24 Years||2019||–|
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New York Knicks Highest Paid Players
According to the above-listed statistics, we can see the New York Knicks players salaries in recent time. But now we are going to expose the highest paid players of the squad. Undoubtedly, Tim Hardaway Jr. is the highest paid player in the squad with annual earnings $17,325,000.
Tim Hardaway is playing as the shooting guard of the team who is currently 26 years old. He started his professional career with the club Knicks in 2013 but in 2015, he joined with the Atlanta Hawks. In 2017, he returned to his previous club New York Knicks.
Enes Kanter is a Turkish professional basketball player and playing for the club New York Knicks in recent time. He is also one of the highest paid players in the team. The player Enes Kanter is receiving $18,622,513 annually considering the recent agreement. He is currently 26 years old and already changed a number of clubs in his professional career.
The Knicks are his 4th professional club where he joined with them in 2017. Shooting guard Courtney Lee is also one of the highest paid players in the squad with annual earnings $12,253,780.
New York Knicks is quite a successful team in the NBA tournament. They have won two championships already though they are a long time ago. They first achieved the championship in 1970 and last time won it in 1973.
However, they played final of NBA total eight times so far and they played final for the last time in 1999. Besides, the Knicks also won eight conference titles along with five division titles so far.