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2001-2002 Indiana Pacers Regular Season Roster
Schedule | Depth Chart

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Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
24 Jonathan Bender F 6-11 202 2 Picayune High School (Mississippi) 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
4 Travis Best PG 5-11 182 6 Georgia Tech 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
2 Jamison Brewer PG 6-4 180 0 Auburn 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
27 Primoz Brezec C 7-2 252 0 Union Olimpija (Slovenia) 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 27 Slovenia
44 Austin Croshere F 6-9 235 4 Providence 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
10 Jeff Foster C 6-11 236 2 Texas State 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
32 Al Harrington F 6-9 245 3 St. Patrick High School (New Jersey) 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
9 Derrick McKey SF 6-9 205 14 Alabama 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
5 Ron Mercer SG 6-7 210 4 Kentucky 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
52 Brad Miller C 7-0 261 3 Purdue 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
31 Reggie Miller SG 6-7 185 14 UCLA 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
7 Jermaine O'Neal FC 6-11 235 5 Eau Claire High School (South Carolina) 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
12 Kevin Ollie G 6-4 195 5 Connecticut 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
21 Norman Richardson SG 6-5 190 0 Hofstra 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Carlos Rogers FC 6-11 220 7 Tennessee State 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
5 Jalen Rose G 6-8 210 7 Michigan 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
40 Bruno Sundov C 7-2 220 3 KK Split (Croatia) 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 6 Croatia
11 Jamaal Tinsley PG 6-3 188 0 Iowa State 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
91 Metta World Peace SF 6-7 260 2 St. John's 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States

Indiana Depth Chart Historical Indiana Depth Charts

  PG SG SF PF C
S Jamaal Tinsley
9.4p 3.7r 8.1a
Reggie Miller
16.5p 2.8r 3.2a
J. O'Neal
19.0p 10.5r 1.6a
Jeff Foster
5.7p 6.8r 0.9a
Brad Miller
15.1p 7.9r 1.8a
R Kevin Ollie
5.4p 1.9r 3.4a
Ron Mercer
4.8p 1.8r 0.8a
M. World Peace
10.9p 5.0r 1.8a
Al Harrington
13.1p 6.3r 1.2a
 
 
R  
 
 
 
 
 
J. Bender
7.4p 3.1r 0.8a
 
 
R  
 
 
 
 
 
A. Croshere
6.8p 3.9r 1.0a
 
 
L Jamison Brewer
0.3p 0.6r 0.7a
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlos Rogers
2.7p 1.7r 0.1a
L  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Primoz Brezec
2.0p 1.3r 0.3a
L  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bruno Sundov
1.5p 1.0r 0.1a

* Depth Chart stats are based upon the last 5 games played.


Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Detroit Pistons50-32-
2Charlotte Hornets (1988)44-386
3Toronto Raptors42-408
4Indiana Pacers42-408
5Milwaukee Bucks41-419
6Atlanta Hawks33-4917
7Cleveland Cavaliers29-5321
8Chicago Bulls21-6129

Indiana Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jermaine O'Neal All-NBA Third Team (2002)
Jermaine O'Neal Player Of The Week (12/23/01)
Jermaine O'Neal Most Improved Player (2002)
Jamaal Tinsley All-Rookie Second Team (2002)
Jamaal Tinsley Rookie Of The Month (Nov 01, Mar 02)
Jermaine O'Neal Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2002)
Jamaal Tinsley Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2002)

Indiana Season Stat Leaders Full Team Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jermaine O'Neal 72 37.6 19.0 10.5 1.6 0.6 2.3 2.4
Jalen Rose 53 36.5 18.5 4.7 3.7 0.8 0.5 2.0
Reggie Miller 79 36.6 16.5 2.8 3.2 1.1 0.1 1.5
Brad Miller 28 31.1 15.1 7.9 1.8 0.9 0.4 1.5
Al Harrington 44 29.8 13.1 6.3 1.2 0.9 0.5 1.8
Metta World Peace 28 29.2 10.9 5.0 1.8 2.4 0.6 1.8
Jamaal Tinsley 80 30.5 9.4 3.7 8.1 1.7 0.5 3.4
Jonathan Bender 78 21.1 7.4 3.1 0.8 0.2 0.6 1.2
Travis Best 44 21.7 6.9 1.6 4.0 1.3 0.1 1.3
Austin Croshere 76 16.9 6.8 3.9 1.0 0.3 0.4 0.9
Jeff Foster 82 21.8 5.7 6.8 0.9 0.9 0.5 1.0
Kevin Ollie 29 19.8 5.4 1.9 3.4 0.9 0.0 0.9
Ron Mercer 13 16.4 4.8 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.7
Carlos Rogers 22 7.6 2.7 1.7 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2
Primoz Brezec 22 7.3 2.0 1.3 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.3
Bruno Sundov 22 4.0 1.5 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Jamison Brewer 13 3.3 0.3 0.6 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.2
Norman Richardson 3 1.3 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0

Indiana Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Jamison Brewer was selected as the #12 pick in the Second Round of the 2001 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Jamison Brewer signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on September 20, 2001.

Primoz Brezec was selected as the #27 pick in the First Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Primoz Brezec signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on July 1, 2001.

Austin Croshere was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1997 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Austin Croshere signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on July 3, 1997. Austin Croshere signed an extension with the Indiana Pacers on November 1, 1999. Austin Croshere re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Indiana Pacers on August 2, 2000.

Al Harrington was selected as the #25 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Al Harrington signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on January 22, 1999. Al Harrington signed a multi-year extension with the Indiana Pacers on October 31, 2001.

Reggie Miller was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 1987 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Reggie Miller signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on August 1, 1987. Reggie Miller signed a multi-year extension with the Indiana Pacers on December 21, 1990. Reggie Miller re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Indiana Pacers on September 30, 1996. Reggie Miller re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Indiana Pacers on August 9, 2000.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Jonathan Bender, the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Indiana Pacers from the Toronto Raptors on August 1, 1999. Jonathan Bender signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on August 5, 1999.

Draft Rights to Jeff Foster, the #21 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Indiana Pacers from the Golden State Warriors on June 30, 1999. Jeff Foster signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on July 13, 1999.

Jamaal Tinsley signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers on July 19, 2001. Draft Rights to Jamaal Tinsley, the #27 pick in the First Round of the 2001 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Indiana Pacers from the Atlanta Hawks on July 19, 2001.

Acquired via Trade

Ron Mercer was acquired in a trade by the Indiana Pacers from the Chicago Bulls on February 19, 2002.

Brad Miller was acquired in a trade by the Indiana Pacers from the Chicago Bulls on February 19, 2002.

Jermaine O'Neal was acquired in a trade by the Indiana Pacers from the Portland Trail Blazers on August 31, 2000.

Kevin Ollie was acquired in a trade by the Indiana Pacers from the Chicago Bulls on February 19, 2002.

Metta World Peace was acquired in a trade by the Indiana Pacers from the Chicago Bulls on February 19, 2002.

Acquired via Free Agency

Carlos Rogers signed a contract as a free agent with the Indiana Pacers on September 5, 2001.

Bruno Sundov signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Indiana Pacers on September 27, 2000.

Indiana Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Mel Simon Owner 1983-1984 N/A
Herbert Simon Owner, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer 1983-1984 N/A
Rick Fuson Chief Operating Officer 1984-1985 N/A
Donnie Walsh President 1988-1989 General Manager (Indiana Pacers, 1986 to 1988)
David Kahn General Manager 1995-1996 N/A
Isiah Thomas Head Coach 2000-2001 General Manager (Toronto Raptors, 1994 to 1997)
Brendan Malone Assistant Coach 2000-2001 Assistant Coach (New York Knicks, 1996 to 2000)
Mel Daniels Director of Player Personnel 1986-1987 N/A
David Morway VP of Basketball Administration 1998-1999 N/A