Golden State Warriors Regular Season Rosters

1996-1997 Golden State Warriors Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
11 B.J. Armstrong G 6-2 175 7 Iowa 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
5 Melvin Booker G 6-1 185 2 Missouri 1994 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
23 Scott Burrell G-F 6-7 218 3 Connecticut 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
12 Bimbo Coles SG 6-1 180 6 Virginia Tech 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
55 Andrew DeClercq C 6-10 230 1 Florida 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
52 Todd Fuller C 6-11 255 0 NC State 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
5 Anthony Harris G 6-1 215 0 Hawaii 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
45 Jon Koncak C 7-0 250 11 Southern Methodist 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
34 Marcus Mann F 6-8 245 0 Mississippi Valley State 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
3 Donyell Marshall F 6-9 245 2 Connecticut 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
17 Chris Mullin SF 6-7 215 11 St. John's 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
35 Ray Owes PF 6-9 224 0 Arizona 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
51 Mike Peplowski C 6-11 270 3 Michigan State 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
25 Mark Price PG 6-0 170 10 Georgia Tech 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
21 Lou Roe F 6-7 220 1 Massachusetts 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
5 Donald Royal PF 6-8 210 7 Notre Dame 1987 Rnd 3 Pick 6 United States
44 Clifford Rozier FC 6-11 245 2 Louisville 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
4 Rony Seikaly C 6-11 230 8 Syracuse 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States / Lebanon
32 Joe Smith F 6-10 225 1 Maryland 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
50 Felton Spencer C 7-0 265 6 Louisville 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
15 Latrell Sprewell SG 6-5 190 4 Alabama 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States

1996-1997 Golden State Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Price L. Sprewell C. Mullin J. Smith D. Marshall
Rotation B. Armstrong B. Coles   R. Owes A. DeClercq
Rotation       L. Roe T. Fuller
Lim PT M. Booker   S. Burrell   F. Spencer
Lim PT         J. Koncak

1996-1997 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Seattle SuperSonics57-25-
2Los Angeles Lakers56-261
3Portland Trail Blazers49-338
4Phoenix Suns40-4217
5Los Angeles Clippers36-4621
6Sacramento Kings34-4823
7Golden State Warriors30-5227

1996-1997 Golden State Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Latrell Sprewell Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1997)

1996-1997 Golden State Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Latrell Sprewell 80 41.9 24.2 4.6 6.3 1.6 0.6 4.0
Joe Smith 80 38.6 18.7 8.5 1.6 0.9 1.1 2.4
Chris Mullin 79 34.6 14.5 4.0 4.1 1.7 0.4 2.4
Mark Price 70 26.8 11.3 2.6 4.8 1.0 0.0 2.3
Donyell Marshall 61 16.7 7.3 4.5 0.9 0.4 0.7 0.9
B.J. Armstrong 49 20.8 7.9 1.5 2.6 0.5 0.0 1.1
Andrew DeClercq 71 15.0 5.3 4.2 0.5 0.4 0.4 1.1
Felton Spencer 72 21.4 5.1 5.7 0.3 0.5 0.7 1.2
Bimbo Coles 51 23.2 6.1 2.3 2.9 0.7 0.1 1.2
Todd Fuller 75 12.7 4.0 3.3 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.7
Ray Owes 57 10.4 3.1 2.9 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4
Scott Burrell 29 15.8 5.0 2.7 1.2 0.5 0.3 0.9
Donald Royal 36 14.1 3.8 2.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.6
Melvin Booker 16 25.6 7.3 1.8 3.1 0.2 0.1 1.2
Lou Roe 17 6.3 2.4 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.6
Clifford Rozier 1 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

1996-1997 Golden State Warriors Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Andrew DeClercq was selected as the #5 pick in the Second Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Andrew DeClercq signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on October 5, 1995.

Todd Fuller was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Todd Fuller signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on July 1, 1996.

Chris Mullin was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Chris Mullin signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on November 6, 1985. Chris Mullin re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on September 26, 1989.

Joe Smith was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Joe Smith signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on October 4, 1995.

Latrell Sprewell was selected as the #24 pick in the First Round of the 1992 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Latrell Sprewell signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on October 8, 1992. Latrell Sprewell re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on July 22, 1996.

Acquired via Trade

B.J. Armstrong was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Toronto Raptors on September 18, 1995.

Scott Burrell was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on February 20, 1997.

Bimbo Coles was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Miami Heat on February 22, 1996.

Jon Koncak was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Orlando Magic on November 2, 1996.

Donyell Marshall was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Minnesota Timberwolves on February 18, 1995.

Felton Spencer was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Orlando Magic on November 2, 1996.

Acquired via Free Agency

Melvin Booker signed a contract with the Golden State Warriors on March 19, 1997. Melvin Booker re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on March 30, 1997. Melvin Booker re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on April 9, 1997.

Ray Owes signed a contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on September 30, 1996.

Mark Price signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on July 21, 1996.

Lou Roe signed a contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on September 30, 1996.

1996-1997 Golden State Warriors Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Christopher Cohan Owner 1994-1995 N/A
Rick Adelman Head Coach 1995-1996 Head Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 1988 to 1994)
Dave Twardzik General Manager 1995-1996 General Manager (New Orleans Pelicans, 1991 to 1995)
Tom Abdenour Head Athletic Trainer 1987-1988 N/A
Jim Barnett Television Analyst 1988-1989 N/A
Tim Roye Radio Broadcaster 1995-1996 N/A