Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters
1997-1998 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster
1997-1998 Denver Depth Chart
|Starters||B. Jackson||E. Washington||L. Ellis||D. Garrett||T. Battie|
|Rotation||A. Goldwire||B. Stith||E. Williams||J. Wolf|
|Rotation||H. Ellis||J. Newman||P. Lauderdale|
|Lim PT||C. Alexander|
1997-1998 Midwest Division Standings
|2||San Antonio Spurs||56-26||6|
1997-1998 Denver Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Bobby Jackson||All-Rookie Second Team (1998)
|Danny Fortson||Rising Stars Challenge Participant (1998)
|Bobby Jackson||Rising Stars Challenge Participant (1998)
1997-1998 Denver Season Stat Leaders
1997-1998 Denver Nuggets Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Bryant Stith was selected as the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1992 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Bryant Stith signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on September 30, 1992. Bryant Stith re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 19, 1996.
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Danny Fortson, the #10 pick in the First Round of the 1997 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Milwaukee Bucks on June 25, 1997. Danny Fortson signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 16, 1997.
Draft Rights to Bobby Jackson, the #23 pick in the First Round of the 1997 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Seattle SuperSonics on June 25, 1997. Bobby Jackson signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 15, 1997.
Draft Rights to Eric Washington, the #18 pick in the Second Round of the 1997 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Orlando Magic on June 25, 1997. Eric Washington signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on October 6, 1997.
|Acquired via Trade
Anthony Goldwire was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on February 20, 1997. Anthony Goldwire re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 25, 1997.
Priest Lauderdale was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Atlanta Hawks on September 29, 1997.
Johnny Newman was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Milwaukee Bucks on June 25, 1997.
Joe Wolf was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Milwaukee Bucks on June 25, 1997.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Cory Alexander signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on March 4, 1998.
Harold Ellis signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on December 14, 1997.
Dean Garrett signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on September 5, 1997.
1997-1998 Denver Nuggets Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Bill Hanzlik||Head Coach||1997-1998||N/A|
|Brian Winters||Assistant Coach||1997-1998||Head Coach (Memphis Grizzlies, 1995 to 1997)|
|T.R. Dunn||Assistant Coach||2002-2003||Assistant Coach (Denver Nuggets, 1997 to 1998)|
|Allan Bristow||VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager||1996-1997||Head Coach (New Orleans Pelicans, 1991 to 1996)|
|Todd Eley||VP of Basketball Operations||1996-1997||General Manager (Denver Nuggets, 1995 to 1997)|
|Tommy Sheppard||Senior Director of Basketball Operations||1994-1995||N/A|
|Bill Branch||Advance Scout||1997-1998||N/A|
|Mike D'Antoni||Assistant Coach, General Manager, Director of Player Personnel||1997-1998||N/A|
|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|