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1998-1999 Los Angeles Lakers 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
4 Tony Battie PF 6-11 230 1 Texas Tech 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
43 Corie Blount PF 6-9 240 5 Cincinnati 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
24 Kobe Bryant SG 6-6 205 2 Lower Merion High School (Pennsylvania) 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
41 Elden Campbell FC 6-11 215 8 Clemson 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
2 Derek Fisher G 6-1 210 2 Arkansas-Little Rock 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
17 Rick Fox SF 6-7 230 7 North Carolina 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Canada / Bahamas
12 Derek Harper PG 6-4 185 15 Illinois 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
5 Robert Horry PF 6-9 220 6 Alabama 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
7 Sam Jacobson G 6-4 215 0 Minnesota 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
6 Eddie Jones G-F 6-6 200 4 Temple 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
40 Travis Knight C 7-0 235 2 Connecticut 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 29 United States
10 Tyronn Lue G 6-0 170 0 Nebraska 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
34 Shaquille O'Neal C 7-1 325 6 LSU 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
21 Ruben Patterson F-G 6-5 223 0 Cincinnati 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
11 J.R. Reid PF 6-9 247 8 North Carolina 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
41 Glen Rice SF 6-8 228 9 Michigan 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
73 Dennis Rodman PF 6-7 210 12 Southeastern Oklahoma State 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
45 Sean Rooks C 6-10 250 6 Arizona 1992 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States

L.A. Lakers Depth Chart Historical L.A. Lakers Depth Charts

  PG SG SF PF C
S Derek Harper
6.9p 1.5r 4.2a
Kobe Bryant
19.9p 5.3r 3.8a
Glen Rice
17.5p 3.7r 2.6a
Travis Knight
4.2p 3.5r 0.8a
S. O'Neal
26.3p 10.7r 2.3a
R Derek Fisher
5.9p 1.8r 3.9a
 
 
Rick Fox
9.0p 2.0r 2.0a
Robert Horry
4.9p 4.0r 1.5a
 
 
R Tyronn Lue
5.0p 0.4r 1.7a
 
 
 
 
J.R. Reid
5.0p 4.0r 0.9a
 
 
L  
 
Sam Jacobson
4.0p 1.5r 0.0a
R. Patterson
2.7p 1.3r 0.1a
 
 
Sean Rooks
2.7p 2.0r 0.3a

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


Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Portland Trail Blazers35-15-
2Los Angeles Lakers31-194
3Phoenix Suns27-238
4Sacramento Kings27-238
5Seattle SuperSonics25-2510
6Golden State Warriors21-2914
7Los Angeles Clippers9-4126

L.A. Lakers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Shaquille O'Neal All-NBA Second Team (1999)
Kobe Bryant All-NBA Third Team (1999)

L.A. Lakers Season Stat Leaders Full Team Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Shaquille O'Neal 49 34.8 26.3 10.7 2.3 0.7 1.7 2.5
Kobe Bryant 50 37.9 19.9 5.3 3.8 1.4 1.0 3.1
Glen Rice 27 36.5 17.5 3.7 2.6 0.6 0.2 1.7
Eddie Jones 20 36.2 13.6 3.8 3.0 1.8 1.2 1.1
Rick Fox 44 21.5 9.0 2.0 2.0 0.6 0.2 1.3
Elden Campbell 17 19.1 7.4 5.6 0.5 0.1 0.9 1.3
Derek Harper 45 24.9 6.9 1.5 4.2 1.0 0.1 1.2
Derek Fisher 50 22.6 5.9 1.8 3.9 1.2 0.0 1.5
J.R. Reid 25 18.9 5.0 4.0 0.9 0.6 0.0 0.9
Tyronn Lue 15 12.5 5.0 0.4 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.7
Robert Horry 38 19.6 4.9 4.0 1.5 0.9 1.0 1.3
Travis Knight 37 14.2 4.2 3.5 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.9
Sam Jacobson 2 6.0 4.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Sean Rooks 36 8.8 2.7 2.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.6
Ruben Patterson 24 6.0 2.7 1.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.5
Corie Blount 14 11.6 2.3 3.3 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.4
Dennis Rodman 23 28.6 2.1 11.2 1.3 0.4 0.5 1.3

L.A. Lakers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Derek Fisher was selected as the #24 pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Derek Fisher signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 19, 1996.

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.

Ruben Patterson was selected as the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Ruben Patterson signed a 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 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 on March 10, 1999.

Glen Rice was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Charlotte Hornets on March 10, 1999.

Acquired via Free Agency

Rick Fox signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 28, 1997. Rick Fox re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 21, 1999.

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.