Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Rosters
1998-1999 Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Roster
1998-1999 L.A. Lakers Depth Chart
|Starters||D. Fisher||K. Bryant||G. Rice||J. Reid||S. O'Neal|
|Rotation||D. Harper||R. Fox||R. Horry||S. Rooks|
|Rotation||T. Lue||T. Knight|
|Lim PT||S. Jacobson||R. Patterson|
1998-1999 Pacific Division Standings
|1||Portland Trail Blazers||35-15||-|
|2||Los Angeles Lakers||31-19||4|
|6||Golden State Warriors||21-29||14|
|7||Los Angeles Clippers||9-41||26|
1998-1999 L.A. Lakers Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Shaquille O'Neal||All-NBA Second Team (1999)
|Kobe Bryant||All-NBA Third Team (1999)
1998-1999 L.A. Lakers Season Stat Leaders
1998-1999 Los Angeles Lakers Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Sam Jacobson was selected as the #26 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Sam Jacobson signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 21, 1999.
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Kobe Bryant, the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on July 11, 1996. Kobe Bryant signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 25, 1996. Kobe Bryant signed a multi-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 29, 1999.
Draft Rights to Tyronn Lue, the #23 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Denver Nuggets on June 24, 1998. Tyronn Lue signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 21, 1999.
|Acquired via Trade
Robert Horry was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Phoenix Suns on January 10, 1997. Robert Horry re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 29, 1997.
Travis Knight was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Boston Celtics on January 21, 1999.
J.R. Reid was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on March 10, 1999.
Glen Rice was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on March 10, 1999.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Derek Harper signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 22, 1999.
Shaquille O'Neal signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 18, 1996.
Sean Rooks signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 16, 1996.
1998-1999 Los Angeles Lakers Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Dr. Jerry H. Buss||Owner, Majority Owner||1979-1980||N/A|
|Magic Johnson||Co-Owner, VP||1994-1995||Head Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 1993 to 1994)|
|Edward P. Roski, Jr.||Co-Owner||1998-1999||N/A|
|Philip F. Anschutz||Co-Owner||1998-1999||N/A|
|Francis R. Mariani||Chief Executive Officer||1987-1988||N/A|
|Joe McCormack||Chief Financial Officer||1989-1990||N/A|
|Tim Harris||Chief Operating Officer, Senior VP of Business Operations||1996-1997||N/A|
|Del Harris||Head Coach||1994-1995||Head Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 1987 to 1992)|
|Bill Bertka||Head Coach, Assistant Coach||1981-1982||General Manager (Utah Jazz, 1974 to 1976)|
|Larry Drew||Assistant Coach||1992-1993||N/A|
|Kurt Rambis||Head Coach, Assistant Coach||2013-2014||Head Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2009 to 2011)|
|Jerry West||Executive VP of Basketball Operations||1994-1995||General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1982 to 1994)|
|Mitch Kupchak||General Manager||1994-1995||Assistant General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1986 to 1994)|
|Jim Buss||Assistant General Manager||1998-1999||N/A|
|Rudy Garciduenas||Director of International Scouting||1984-1985||N/A|
|Gary Vitti||Athletic Trainer||1984-1985||N/A|
|Lawrence Tanter||Public Address Announcer||1981-1982||N/A|