Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2000-2001 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
9 Tariq Abdul-Wahad SF 6-6 223 3 San Jose State 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 11 France
7 Cory Alexander G 6-1 185 5 Virginia 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 29 United States
32 Ryan Bowen F 6-9 218 1 Iowa 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 26 United States
29 Calbert Cheaney GF 6-7 209 7 Indiana 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
15 Keon Clark C 6-11 221 2 UNLV 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
52 Terry Davis F 6-9 225 11 VCU 1989 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Anthony Goldwire G 6-1 182 4 Houston 1994 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
32 Garth Joseph C 7-2 315 0 Peristeri BC (Greece) 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted Dominica
45 Raef LaFrentz F 6-11 245 2 Kansas 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
1 Voshon Lenard SG 6-4 205 5 Minnesota 1994 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States
50 Dan McClintock C 7-0 270 0 Northern Arizona 2000 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States
21 George McCloud SF 6-6 205 10 Florida State 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
24 Antonio McDyess F 6-9 245 5 Alabama 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
3 Tracy Murray F 6-7 225 8 UCLA 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
34 Mamadou N'Diaye C 7-0 255 0 Auburn 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 26 Senegal
14 Robert Pack SG 6-2 180 9 USC 1991 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
41 James Posey F 6-8 217 1 Xavier 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
  Alek Radojevic C 7-3 250 1 Barton 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Montenegro / Bosnia and Herzegovina
30 Mark Strickland PF 6-9 210 6 Temple 1992 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
31 Nick Van Exel PG 6-1 170 7 Cincinnati 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
43 Kevin Willis C 7-0 245 16 Michigan State 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States

2000-2001 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters N. Van Exel V. Lenard J. Posey A. McDyess R. LaFrentz
Rotation A. Goldwire R. Pack G. McCloud R. Bowen D. McClintock
Rotation   C. Cheaney   T. Davis  
Rotation   T. Abdul-Wahad      
Lim PT         K. Willis
Lim PT         A. Radojevic

2000-2001 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1San Antonio Spurs58-24-
2Utah Jazz53-295
3Dallas Mavericks53-295
4Minnesota Timberwolves47-3511
5Houston Rockets45-3713
6Denver Nuggets40-4218
7Vancouver Grizzlies23-5935

2000-2001 Denver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Antonio McDyess Player Of The Week (12/03/00)
Antonio McDyess Western All-Star Coaches Selection (2001)

2000-2001 Denver Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Antonio McDyess 70 36.5 20.8 12.1 2.1 0.6 1.5 2.3
Nick Van Exel 71 37.9 17.7 3.4 8.5 0.9 0.3 2.3
Raef LaFrentz 78 31.5 12.9 7.8 1.4 0.5 2.6 1.2
Voshon Lenard 80 29.1 12.2 2.9 2.4 0.8 0.2 1.3
George McCloud 76 26.4 9.6 2.9 3.7 0.7 0.4 1.5
James Posey 82 27.5 8.1 5.3 2.0 1.1 0.5 1.2
Robert Pack 74 17.0 6.5 1.9 4.0 0.9 0.0 1.8
Kevin Willis 43 24.6 9.6 7.2 0.7 0.9 0.7 1.1
Keon Clark 35 21.5 6.5 5.3 1.0 0.5 1.3 1.4
Mark Strickland 46 11.2 4.4 2.6 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5
Ryan Bowen 57 12.2 3.4 2.0 0.5 0.6 0.2 0.4
Tariq Abdul-Wahad 29 14.5 3.8 2.0 0.8 0.5 0.4 1.2
Anthony Goldwire 20 10.1 4.1 0.6 1.7 0.5 0.0 0.8
Tracy Murray 13 10.4 3.8 1.7 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.5
Terry Davis 19 12.0 1.7 2.8 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.3
Calbert Cheaney 9 17.0 2.3 2.2 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.6
Dan McClintock 6 9.7 3.0 2.8 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.5
Garth Joseph 2 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5

2000-2001 Denver Nuggets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Ryan Bowen was selected as the #26 pick in the Second Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Ryan Bowen signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on September 16, 1999. Ryan Bowen re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 3, 2000.

Raef LaFrentz was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Raef LaFrentz signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on January 22, 1999.

James Posey was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. James Posey signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 19, 1999.

Acquired via Trade

Tariq Abdul-Wahad was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Orlando Magic on February 1, 2000. Tariq Abdul-Wahad re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 1, 2000.

Calbert Cheaney was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Boston Celtics on October 16, 2000.

Voshon Lenard was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Miami Heat on June 27, 2000.

Robert Pack was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Boston Celtics on October 16, 2000.

Alek Radojevic was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Toronto Raptors on January 12, 2001.

Nick Van Exel was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Los Angeles Lakers on June 24, 1998. Nick Van Exel re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 4, 1999.

Kevin Willis was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Toronto Raptors on January 12, 2001.

Acquired via Free Agency

Terry Davis signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on September 26, 2000.

Anthony Goldwire signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on January 29, 2001. Anthony Goldwire re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on February 8, 2001. Anthony Goldwire re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on February 18, 2001.

Dan McClintock signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on April 4, 2001.

George McCloud signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 4, 1999.

Antonio McDyess signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on January 22, 1999.

2000-2001 Denver Nuggets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Stan Kroenke Owner 2000-2001 N/A
Dan Issel Head Coach, General Manager 1999-2000 General Manager (Denver Nuggets, 1998 to 2002)
Todd Eley VP of Basketball Operations 1996-1997 General Manager (Denver Nuggets, 1995 to 1997)
Dennis McGowan VP of Basketball Operations 1999-2000 N/A
Lisa Johnson VP of Basketball Administration 1998-1999 N/A
Tommy Sheppard Senior Director of Basketball Operations 1994-1995 N/A
Bill Branch Advance Scout 1997-1998 N/A
Chad Iske Scouting Coordinator 2000-2001 Scouting Intern (Denver Nuggets, 1999 to 2000)
Sparky Gonzales Equipment Manager 2000-2001 N/A
Kim Hughes Director of Player Personnel 1999-2000 Assistant Coach (Denver Nuggets, 1998 to 1999)
Steve Hess Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 1997-1998 N/A
Jim Gillen Athletic Trainer 1991-1992 N/A
Max Benton Assistant Athletic Trainer 1995-1996 N/A
Scott Hastings Television Analyst 1999-2000 N/A