Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters

1992-1993 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
23 Mark Aguirre SF 6-6 232 11 DePaul 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
  Lance Blanks SG 6-4 190 2 Texas 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
4 Joe Dumars SG 6-3 190 7 McNeese State 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
  Gerald Glass F 6-5 240 2 Ole Miss 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
40 Bill Laimbeer C 6-11 245 12 Notre Dame 1979 Rnd 3 Pick 21 United States
6 Terry Mills PF 6-10 230 2 Michigan 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
  Isaiah Morris F 6-8 228 0 Arkansas 1992 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
23 Melvin Newbern G 6-4 200 2 Minnesota 1990 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
0 Olden Polynice C 6-11 220 5 Poland-Basket Rimini Crabs (Italy) 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 8 Haiti
42 Mark Randall PF 6-9 235 1 Kansas 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
3 Alvin Robertson SG 6-3 185 8 Arkansas 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
10 Dennis Rodman PF 6-7 210 6 Southeastern Oklahoma State 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
50 Jeff Ruland C 6-10 240 7 Iona 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
3 Brad Sellers FC 7-0 210 5 Ohio State 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
11 Isiah Thomas PG 6-1 180 11 Indiana 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
5 Darrell Walker SG 6-4 180 9 Arkansas 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
0 Orlando Woolridge PF 6-9 215 11 Notre Dame 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
20 Danny Young G 6-3 175 8 Wake Forest 1984 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States

1992-1993 Detroit Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters I. Thomas J. Dumars T. Mills D. Rodman B. Laimbeer
Rotation   D. Young M. Aguirre I. Morris O. Polynice
Rotation   M. Newbern      
Lim PT   A. Robertson G. Glass M. Randall  

1992-1993 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Chicago Bulls57-25-
2Cleveland Cavaliers54-283
3Charlotte Hornets44-3813
4Atlanta Hawks43-3914
5Indiana Pacers41-4116
6Detroit Pistons40-4217
7Milwaukee Bucks28-5429

1992-1993 Detroit Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Joe Dumars All-NBA Second Team (1993)
Dennis Rodman All-NBA Defensive First Team (1993)
Joe Dumars All-NBA Defensive First Team (1993)
Isiah Thomas Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1993)
Joe Dumars Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1993)

1992-1993 Detroit Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Joe Dumars 77 40.2 23.5 1.9 4.0 1.0 0.1 1.8
Isiah Thomas 79 37.0 17.6 2.9 8.5 1.6 0.2 3.6
Terry Mills 81 27.0 14.8 5.8 1.4 0.5 0.6 1.8
Bill Laimbeer 79 24.5 8.7 5.3 1.6 0.6 0.5 0.7
Orlando Woolridge 50 29.5 13.1 3.5 2.2 0.5 0.5 1.5
Mark Aguirre 51 20.7 9.9 3.0 2.0 0.3 0.1 1.3
Olden Polynice 67 19.4 7.3 6.2 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.8
Dennis Rodman 62 38.9 7.5 18.3 1.6 0.8 0.7 1.7
Gerald Glass 56 13.9 5.3 2.5 1.2 0.5 0.3 0.5
Alvin Robertson 30 31.4 9.3 4.4 3.6 2.1 0.3 1.9
Danny Young 65 12.9 2.9 0.7 1.8 0.5 0.1 0.5
Melvin Newbern 33 9.4 3.6 1.1 1.7 0.7 0.0 1.0
Mark Randall 35 6.9 2.8 1.6 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.5
Isaiah Morris 25 4.1 2.2 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.3
Jeff Ruland 11 5.0 1.1 1.6 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.5
Darrell Walker 9 16.0 0.9 2.1 1.0 1.1 0.0 1.4

1992-1993 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Joe Dumars was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Joe Dumars signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on August 21, 1985. Joe Dumars signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on April 1, 1989.

Dennis Rodman was selected as the #3 pick in the Second Round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Dennis Rodman signed a contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 22, 1986. Dennis Rodman re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1987. Dennis Rodman signed an extension with the Detroit Pistons on September 26, 1988. Dennis Rodman signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on February 15, 1991.

Isiah Thomas was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Isiah Thomas signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1981. Isiah Thomas signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1984. Isiah Thomas signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on July 11, 1988.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Isaiah Morris, the #10 pick in the Second Round of the 1992 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Detroit Pistons from the Miami Heat on September 8, 1992. Isaiah Morris signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 15, 1992.

Acquired via Trade

Mark Aguirre was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Dallas Mavericks on February 15, 1989.

Gerald Glass was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 15, 1992.

Bill Laimbeer was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 17, 1982. Bill Laimbeer re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 1, 1982. Bill Laimbeer signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on June 13, 1984. Bill Laimbeer signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on April 1, 1989.

Olden Polynice was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Los Angeles Clippers on June 24, 1992.

Mark Randall was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 15, 1992.

Alvin Robertson was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Milwaukee Bucks on February 25, 1993.

Acquired via Free Agency

Terry Mills signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on September 30, 1992.

Melvin Newbern signed a contract with the Detroit Pistons on January 18, 1993. Melvin Newbern re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on February 3, 1993. Melvin Newbern re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on February 13, 1993.

Danny Young signed a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on November 25, 1992.

1992-1993 Detroit Pistons Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
William Davidson Owner, Principal Owner 1974-1975 N/A
Ron Rothstein Head Coach 1992-1993 Head Coach (Miami Heat, 1988 to 1991)
Brendan Malone Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2014)
Tom Wilson General Manager 1992-1993 N/A
Billy McKinney General Manager, Director of Player Personnel 1992-1993 General Manager (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1989 to 1990)
Mike Abdenour Head Athletic Trainer 1975-1976 N/A
Arnie Kander Strength and Conditioning Coach 1992-1993 N/A