Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters

2005-2006 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
6 Alex Acker SG 6-5 185 0 Pepperdine 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 30 United States
30 Carlos Arroyo PG 6-2 202 4 Florida International 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted Puerto Rico / United States
1 Chauncey Billups G 6-3 210 8 Colorado 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
13 Kelvin Cato C 6-11 255 8 Iowa State 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
34 Dale Davis C-F 6-11 252 14 Clemson 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
20 Carlos Delfino SG 6-6 230 1 Fortituto Kontatto Bologna (Italy) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 25 Argentina
00 Tony Delk G 6-1 189 9 Kentucky 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
12 Ronald Dupree F 6-7 209 2 LSU 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Maurice Evans G-F 6-5 220 3 Texas 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
32 Richard Hamilton SG 6-7 193 6 Connecticut 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
10 Lindsey Hunter G 6-2 195 12 Jackson State 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
25 Amir Johnson PF 6-9 240 0 Westchester High School (California) 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 26 United States
54 Jason Maxiell PF 6-7 260 0 Cincinnati 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
24 Antonio McDyess F 6-9 245 10 Alabama 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
31 Darko Milicic FC 7-0 275 2 KK Vrsac Swisslion (Serbia) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 2 Serbia
22 Tayshaun Prince F 6-9 212 3 Kentucky 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
6 Ben Wallace FC 6-9 240 9 Virginia Union 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
30 Rasheed Wallace FC 6-11 230 10 North Carolina 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States

2005-2006 Detroit Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Billups R. Hamilton T. Prince R. Wallace B. Wallace
Rotation L. Hunter M. Evans     A. McDyess
Rotation T. Delk C. Delfino     D. Davis
Rotation         K. Cato
Lim PT   A. Acker   J. Maxiell  
Lim PT       A. Johnson  

2005-2006 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Detroit Pistons64-18-
2Cleveland Cavaliers50-3214
3Indiana Pacers41-4123
4Chicago Bulls41-4123
5Milwaukee Bucks40-4224

2005-2006 Detroit Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Ben Wallace All-NBA Second Team (2006)
Chauncey Billups All-NBA Second Team (2006)
Chauncey Billups Player Of The Month (Jan 06)
Richard Hamilton Player Of The Week (01/22/06)
Ben Wallace Defensive Player Of The Year (2006)
Ben Wallace All-NBA Defensive First Team (2006)
Chauncey Billups All-NBA Defensive Second Team (2006)
Tayshaun Prince All-NBA Defensive Second Team (2006)
Ben Wallace Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2006)
Rasheed Wallace Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2006)
Chauncey Billups Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2006)
Richard Hamilton Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2006)
Chauncey Billups Three Point Shootout Participant (2006)

2005-2006 Detroit Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Richard Hamilton 80 35.3 20.1 3.2 3.4 0.7 0.2 2.2
Chauncey Billups 81 36.1 18.5 3.1 8.6 0.9 0.1 2.1
Rasheed Wallace 80 34.7 15.1 6.8 2.3 1.0 1.6 1.1
Tayshaun Prince 82 35.3 14.1 4.2 2.3 0.8 0.5 1.1
Antonio McDyess 82 21.1 7.8 5.3 1.1 0.6 0.6 0.9
Ben Wallace 82 35.2 7.3 11.3 1.9 1.8 2.2 1.1
Maurice Evans 80 14.2 5.0 2.0 0.8 0.5 0.2 0.5
Carlos Delfino 68 10.7 3.6 1.7 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.5
Tony Delk 23 16.4 7.8 2.2 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.8
Carlos Arroyo 50 12.0 3.2 1.4 3.1 0.4 0.1 0.9
Lindsey Hunter 30 11.8 2.9 1.3 2.1 0.6 0.0 0.7
Jason Maxiell 26 6.1 2.3 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.4
Darko Milicic 25 5.6 1.5 1.1 0.4 0.1 0.6 0.6
Dale Davis 28 6.3 0.9 1.9 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.1
Amir Johnson 3 12.9 6.7 1.3 1.0 0.0 0.7 1.3
Kelvin Cato 4 8.5 2.5 1.8 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.5
Alex Acker 5 7.0 1.8 1.0 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.8

2005-2006 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Alex Acker was selected as the #30 pick in the Second Round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Alex Acker signed a contract with the Detroit Pistons on August 11, 2005.

Carlos Delfino was selected as the #25 pick in the First Round of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Carlos Delfino signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 14, 2004.

Amir Johnson was selected as the #26 pick in the Second Round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Amir Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on August 9, 2005.

Jason Maxiell was selected as the #26 pick in the First Round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Jason Maxiell signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 5, 2005.

Tayshaun Prince was selected as the #23 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Tayshaun Prince signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on July 2, 2002. Tayshaun Prince signed a multi-year extension with the Detroit Pistons on October 31, 2005.

Acquired via Trade

Kelvin Cato was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Orlando Magic on February 15, 2006.

Richard Hamilton was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Washington Wizards on September 11, 2002. Richard Hamilton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 5, 2003.

Ben Wallace was acquired in a sign and trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Orlando Magic on August 3, 2000.

Rasheed Wallace was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Atlanta Hawks on February 19, 2004. Rasheed Wallace re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 23, 2004.

Acquired via Free Agency

Chauncey Billups signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 17, 2002.

Dale Davis signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 25, 2005.

Tony Delk signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on March 1, 2006.

Maurice Evans signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on September 2, 2005.

Lindsey Hunter signed a contract with the Detroit Pistons on February 26, 2004. Lindsey Hunter re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 13, 2004.

Antonio McDyess signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on July 14, 2004.

2005-2006 Detroit Pistons Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
William Davidson Owner, Principal Owner 1974-1975 N/A
Mario Etemad Executive VP of Operations 1994-1995 N/A
Flip Saunders Head Coach 2005-2006 Head Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1995 to 2005)
Igor Kokoskov Assistant Coach 2003-2004 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles Clippers, 2000 to 2003)
Bill Pope Assistant Coach, Advance Scout 2004-2005 N/A
Don Zierden Assistant Coach 2005-2006 Assistant Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2000 to 2005)
Sidney Lowe Assistant Coach 2005-2006 Assistant Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2003 to 2005)
John Hammond VP of Basketball Operations 2002-2003 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles Clippers, 2000 to 2001)
Joe Dumars President of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2000-2001 N/A
George David Director of Scouting 2002-2003 Video Coordinator (Detroit Pistons, 1996 to 2002)
Scott Perry Director of Player Personnel 2002-2003 College Scout (Detroit Pistons, 2000 to 2002)
Tony Ronzone Director of Basketball Operations 2005-2006 Scout (Detroit Pistons, 2000 to 2005)
Paul Rivers Video Coordinator 2005-2006 Video Coordinator (San Antonio Spurs, 2004 to 2005)
Charles Klask Scout 2001-2002 N/A
Mike Abdenour Head Athletic Trainer 1975-1976 N/A
John Mason Public Address Announcer 2003-2004 N/A