Holzman's retired "613" isn't really a "uniform number" in the traditional sense. It represents his 613 coaching wins as head coach of the Knicks (2nd All-time in Knicks coaching victories is Joe Lapchick with 326). Holzman was the coach during the Knicks' two championships.

The Knicks are a member of the NBA's Atlantic Division.

Their traditional rivals are the Boston Celtics, and in recent years both the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers.