Posted April 6, 2013 by DJ Enuff in Sports

Knicks Honor 1972-73 Champion Knicks! [Video]

72-73 Knicks with Spike Lee

“It would have shocked me. It would have shocked me. (Being in) New York, and what we had, we had a dominant team. So you figured it would continue. It’s just astounding,” Frazier said.

“We were very confident in our capabilities and we knew we were a unique team,” Phil Jackson said. “Small, quick good ball handlers and a great passing team … We bonded in a way in which I’ve tried to coach the players that I’ve coached over the years.” – espn


o celebrate the 40th anniversary of the NY Knicks last Championship team (1972-73), the Knicks honored 11 of the 12 living members with a halftime show during the Bucks-Knicks game at MSG last night! Walt “Clyde” Frazier, Willis Reed, Phil Jackson, Earl “The Pearl” Monroe, Bill Bradley, Jerry Lucas and Dave DeBuscherre were some of the greats on hand for the celebration! During their 1972-73 run, the Knicks became the first team to beat two 60-win squads en route to the Championship; beating the Boston Celtics in the East Finals and the LA Lakers in the NBA Finals! Check out the full ceremony on video below!

[youtube width=”600″ height=”410″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXUeIMDultA[/youtube]