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1996-1997 Phoenix Suns Playoff Roster
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Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Born Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Mark Bryant F 6-9 245 Apr 25, 1965 31 Seton Hall 8 1988 Rnd 1, Pick 21, Portland Trail Blazers
Cedric Ceballos F 6-6 190 Aug 2, 1969 27 Cal State Fullerton 6 1990 Rnd 2, Pick 21, Phoenix Suns
Rex Chapman G 6-4 185 Oct 5, 1967 29 Kentucky 8 1988 Rnd 1, Pick 8, Charlotte Hornets (1988)
Ben Davis FC 6-9 240 Dec 26, 1972 24 Arizona 0 1996 Rnd 2, Pick 14, Phoenix Suns
Tony Dumas F 6-6 190 Aug 25, 1972 24 Missouri-Kansas City 2 1994 Rnd 1, Pick 19, Dallas Mavericks
Horacio Llamas C 6-11 285 Jul 17, 1973 23 Grand Canyon 0 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Kevin Johnson G 6-1 180 Mar 4, 1966 31 California 9 1987 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Cleveland Cavaliers
Jason Kidd PG 6-4 210 Mar 23, 1973 24 California 2 1994 Rnd 1, Pick 2, Dallas Mavericks
Danny Manning F-C 6-10 230 May 17, 1966 30 Kansas 8 1988 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Los Angeles Clippers
Loren Meyer F-C 6-10 257 Dec 30, 1972 24 Iowa State 1 1995 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Dallas Mavericks
Steve Nash PG 6-3 178 Feb 7, 1974 23 Santa Clara 0 1996 Rnd 1, Pick 15, Phoenix Suns
Wesley Person G-F 6-6 195 Mar 28, 1971 26 Auburn 2 1994 Rnd 1, Pick 23, Phoenix Suns
Wayman Tisdale PF 6-9 240 Jun 9, 1964 32 Oklahoma 11 1985 Rnd 1, Pick 2, Indiana Pacers
Hot Rod Williams F-C 6-11 215 Aug 9, 1962 34 Tulane 10 1985 Rnd 2, Pick 21, Cleveland Cavaliers

Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Chicago Bulls #8 Washington Wizards Chicago in 3
First Round #2 Miami Heat #7 Orlando Magic Miami in 5
First Round #3 New York Knicks #6 Charlotte Hornets (1988) New York in 3
First Round #4 Atlanta Hawks #5 Detroit Pistons Atlanta in 5
Second Round #1 Chicago Bulls #4 Atlanta Hawks Chicago in 5
Second Round #2 Miami Heat #3 New York Knicks Miami in 7
Conference Finals #1 Chicago Bulls #2 Miami Heat Chicago in 5
Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Utah Jazz #8 Los Angeles Clippers Utah in 3
First Round #2 Seattle SuperSonics #7 Phoenix Suns Seattle in 5
First Round #3 Houston Rockets #6 Minnesota Timberwolves Houston in 3
First Round #4 Los Angeles Lakers #5 Portland Trail Blazers L.A. Lakers in 4
Second Round #1 Utah Jazz #4 Los Angeles Lakers Utah in 5
Second Round #3 Houston Rockets #2 Seattle SuperSonics Houston in 7
Conference Finals #1 Utah Jazz #3 Houston Rockets Utah in 6
NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #1 Chicago Bulls #1 Utah Jazz Chicago in 6

Phoenix Playoff Stat Leaders Full Team Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jason Kidd 5 41.4 12.0 6.0 9.8 2.2 0.4 2.6
Steve Nash 4 3.8 1.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5
Loren Meyer 3 4.7 0.0 2.0 0.3 0.0 0.7 1.0
Wesley Person 5 32.6 15.6 6.6 1.2 0.8 0.6 0.8
Danny Manning 5 23.2 13.2 6.0 1.4 0.8 1.4 1.6
Mark Bryant 4 9.0 2.8 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
Kevin Johnson 5 41.6 16.8 4.4 6.0 2.6 0.0 3.6
Hot Rod Williams 5 21.0 4.0 4.6 0.6 0.4 1.6 1.0
Cedric Ceballos 5 21.4 6.6 5.2 0.6 0.8 0.6 1.6
Rex Chapman 5 38.2 24.2 3.2 2.6 0.4 0.0 3.0
Mike Brown 4 6.8 2.8 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2
Wayman Tisdale 4 9.0 3.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue/Game Type Record Phoenix Leaders Seattle Leaders
Apr 25, 1997
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Seattle
W, 101-106 KeyArena
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 42. Rex Chapman
REB: 7. K. Johnson
AST: 10. Jason Kidd
PTS: 23. Gary Payton
REB: 15. Shawn Kemp
AST: 9. Gary Payton
Apr 27, 1997
@
Seattle
L, 122-78 KeyArena
Opening Round
1-1 PTS: 18. Rex Chapman
REB: 10. W. Person
AST: 8. Jason Kidd
PTS: 23. Shawn Kemp
REB: 15. Shawn Kemp
AST: 6. Gary Payton
Apr 29, 1997
VS
Seattle
W, 110-103 US Airways Center
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 29. W. Person
REB: 10. W. Person
AST: 10. Jason Kidd
PTS: 34. Gary Payton
REB: 11. Shawn Kemp
AST: 6. Gary Payton
May 1, 1997
VS
Seattle
L, 115-122 US Airways Center
Opening Round
2-2 PTS: 23. Jason Kidd
REB: 10. D. Manning
AST: 14. Jason Kidd
PTS: 28. Gary Payton
REB: 20. Shawn Kemp
AST: 14. Gary Payton
May 3, 1997
@
Seattle
L, 116-92 KeyArena
Opening Round
2-3 PTS: 26. W. Person
REB: 8. Jason Kidd
AST: 7. Jason Kidd
PTS: 24. D. Schrempf
REB: 11. Shawn Kemp
AST: 10. Gary Payton