The Bayhawks ended last season with a first round playoff loss to the champion Austin Toros. This season they will be affiliated with only the New York Knicks. They will return 5 players from a season ago as well 2 other players that saw time with Sioux Falls last year. The team will be led by former St. John's standout D.J. Kennedy. D.J. averaged 15.7 pts, 7.3 reb & 4.4 ast for Erie in 44 games last season. He was then signed by the Cavaliers and appeared in 2 games with the team. He played summer league with the Cavs before being traded to Memphis, being waived, re-signing & being cut again during training camp. He, along with fellow teammate Mychel Thompson, was named All-Rookie 2nd team for his efforts. Thompson is the son of the former #1 overall pick in the 1978 draft Mychal Thompson. He spent 4 years at Pepperdine before going undrafted in 2011. He played 26 games for Erie and averaged 13.8 points per game before receiving a call-up to the Cleveland Cavaliers. He would play just 5 games for the Cavs before joining the Knicks during summer league and training camp.
|D.J. Kennedy dunking on his new teammate|
|Keith Benson looks for another call-up this year|
|G'Town product Henry Sims|
|Rookie Oscar Bellfield|
|Demonte Harper arrives|
|TCU's Ronnie Moss|