Director of Performance
New York Knicks
Mubarak Malik is in his 5th year as Director of Performance with the New York Knicks. In this role, he currently oversees all of strength and conditioning, supervise the implementation of sports science program, and work closely with our Player Development coaches to help build a robust NBA player. He has over 10 years of experience working with professional athletes in both MLB and NBA. A Master’s degree is from A.T. Still University and my certifications include Certified Strength and Conditioning with Distinction. Mubarak has served as Treasurer for the National Basketball Strength and Conditioning Association for four years and I’ve contributed to the latest edition of Strength Training for Basketball to be released this fall 2019 by Human Kinetics. He has written articles on strength training for Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness and been featured in Sports Illustrated. Recognized by Leaders in Sport as a leader in the field of Performance and nominated as Strength Coach of The Year by the National Strength and Conditioning Association in 2018.