Knicks honor 1973 champions

Updated: April 6, 2013, 12:20 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The New York Knicks hope to end their 40-year title drought later this spring.

On Friday, they recognized the last Big Apple team to win the crown.

The Knicks honored the 1972-73 championship team with a ceremony at halftime of the game against Milwaukee. Eleven of the 12 living members of the team were on hand.

Coached by Red Holzman, the '72-73 team featured six future Hall of Fame players and beat the Los Angeles Lakers in five games to win their second ...

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