Chicago Bulls Regular Season Rosters

1995-1996 Chicago Bulls Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
1 Randy Brown PG 6-2 190 4 New Mexico State 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
30 Jud Buechler SF 6-6 220 5 Arizona 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
35 Jason Caffey PF 6-8 255 0 Alabama 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
53 James Edwards C 7-0 225 18 Washington 1977 Rnd 3 Pick 2 United States
54 Jack Haley FC 6-10 240 8 UCLA 1987 Rnd 4 Pick 10 United States
9 Ron Harper SG 6-6 185 9 Miami (OH) 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
23 Michael Jordan SG 6-6 215 10 North Carolina 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
25 Steve Kerr SG 6-3 175 7 Arizona 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
7 Toni Kukoc SF 6-11 235 2 KK Split (Croatia) 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 2 Croatia
13 Luc Longley C 7-3 298 4 New Mexico 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Australia
33 Scottie Pippen SF 6-8 228 8 Central Arkansas 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
91 Dennis Rodman PF 6-7 210 9 Southeastern Oklahoma State 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
22 John Salley C 6-11 230 9 Georgia Tech 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
8 Dickey Simpkins PF 6-9 248 1 Providence 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
34 Bill Wennington C 7-0 245 8 St. John's 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 16 Canada

1995-1996 Chicago Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Harper M. Jordan S. Pippen D. Rodman L. Longley
Rotation R. Brown S. Kerr T. Kukoc   B. Wennington
Rotation     J. Buechler   J. Salley
Rotation         J. Edwards
Lim PT       J. Caffey J. Haley
Lim PT       D. Simpkins  

1995-1996 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Chicago Bulls72-10-
2Indiana Pacers52-3020
3Cleveland Cavaliers47-3525
4Atlanta Hawks46-3626
5Detroit Pistons46-3626
6Charlotte Hornets41-4131
7Milwaukee Bucks25-5747
8Toronto Raptors21-6151

1995-1996 Chicago Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Michael Jordan Most Valuable Player (1996)
Michael Jordan Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP (1996)
Scottie Pippen All-NBA First Team (1996)
Michael Jordan All-NBA First Team (1996)
Scottie Pippen Player Of The Month (Dec 95)
Michael Jordan Player Of The Month (Jan 96)
Scottie Pippen Player Of The Week (12/17/95)
Michael Jordan Player Of The Week (12/24/95, 01/21/96, 03/10/96)
Michael Jordan All-NBA Defensive First Team (1996)
Dennis Rodman All-NBA Defensive First Team (1996)
Scottie Pippen All-NBA Defensive First Team (1996)
Toni Kukoc Sixth Man Of The Year (1996)
Scottie Pippen Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1996)
Michael Jordan Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1996)
Michael Jordan All-Star MVP (1996)
Steve Kerr Three Point Shootout Participant (1996)

1995-1996 Chicago Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Michael Jordan 82 37.7 30.4 6.6 4.3 2.2 0.5 2.4
Scottie Pippen 77 36.7 19.4 6.4 5.9 1.7 0.7 2.7
Toni Kukoc 81 26.0 13.1 4.0 3.5 0.8 0.3 1.4
Steve Kerr 82 23.4 8.4 1.3 2.3 0.8 0.0 0.5
Ron Harper 80 23.6 7.4 2.7 2.6 1.3 0.4 0.9
Luc Longley 62 26.5 9.1 5.1 1.9 0.4 1.4 1.8
Bill Wennington 71 15.0 5.3 2.5 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.5
Dennis Rodman 64 32.6 5.5 14.9 2.5 0.6 0.4 2.2
Jud Buechler 74 10.0 3.8 1.5 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.5
Dickey Simpkins 60 11.4 3.6 2.6 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.9
Randy Brown 68 9.9 2.7 1.0 1.1 0.8 0.2 0.5
Jason Caffey 57 9.6 3.2 1.9 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.8
James Edwards 28 9.8 3.5 1.4 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.8
John Salley 17 11.2 2.1 2.5 0.9 0.5 0.9 0.9
Jack Haley 1 7.0 5.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

1995-1996 Chicago Bulls Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Jason Caffey was selected as the #20 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Jason Caffey signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on October 7, 1995.

Michael Jordan was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1984 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Michael Jordan signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on August 1, 1984. Michael Jordan re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on September 20, 1988.

Toni Kukoc was selected as the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Toni Kukoc signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on July 19, 1993. Toni Kukoc re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on September 15, 1994.

Dickey Simpkins was selected as the #21 pick in the First Round of the 1994 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls. Dickey Simpkins signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on October 10, 1994.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Scottie Pippen, the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1987 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Chicago Bulls from the Seattle SuperSonics on June 22, 1987. Scottie Pippen signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on August 1, 1987. Scottie Pippen signed a multi-year extension with the Chicago Bulls on June 17, 1991.

Acquired via Trade

Luc Longley was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the Minnesota Timberwolves on February 23, 1994. Luc Longley re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on October 6, 1995.

Dennis Rodman was acquired in a trade by the Chicago Bulls from the San Antonio Spurs on October 2, 1995.

Acquired via Free Agency

Randy Brown signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on October 6, 1995.

Jud Buechler signed a contract with the Chicago Bulls on September 26, 1994. Jud Buechler re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on October 6, 1995.

James Edwards signed a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on October 26, 1995.

Jack Haley signed a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on October 6, 1995.

Ron Harper signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on September 15, 1994.

Steve Kerr signed a contract with the Chicago Bulls on September 29, 1993. Steve Kerr re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on September 16, 1994.

John Salley signed a contract with the Chicago Bulls on March 4, 1996. John Salley re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on March 14, 1996. John Salley re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on March 24, 1996.

Bill Wennington signed a contract with the Chicago Bulls on September 22, 1993. Bill Wennington re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls on August 31, 1994.

1995-1996 Chicago Bulls Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jerry Reinsdorf Owner, Chairman 1985-1986 N/A
Phil Jackson Head Coach 1989-1990 Assistant Coach (Chicago Bulls, 1987 to 1989)
Jim Cleamons Assistant Coach 1989-1990 N/A
John Paxson Assistant Coach 1995-1996 N/A
Jerry Krause General Manager 1985-1986 Director of Player Personnel (Chicago Bulls, 1976 to 1985)
Ivica Dukan Director of International Scouting 1990-1991 N/A
John Ligmanowski Equipment Manager 1983-1984 N/A
Chip Schaefer Head Athletic Trainer 1990-1991 N/A
Neil Funk Radio Broadcaster 1991-1992 N/A