Induction Year: 1992
Location: Port Jefferson
Knight is a former basketball player who played professionally for the New York Knicks.
Born in the Bronx, he grew up in Port Jefferson where he attended high school.
As a 6-foot-9 forward from the University of Notre Dame, Knight was drafted as the 32nd overall pick in the 1977 NBA Draft by the Knicks. He played from 1977-82 and averaged 12.9 points per game.
After suffering a serious injury, the Knicks waived him in 1983, ending his professional basketball career.