Kansas City Kings Regular Season Rosters

1983-1984 Kansas City Kings Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
10 Don Buse G 6-4 190 7 Evansville 1972 Rnd 3 Pick 4 United States
22 Larry Drew G 6-1 170 3 Missouri 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
8 Eddie Johnson SF 6-7 215 2 Illinois 1981 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
33 Steve Johnson FC 6-10 235 2 Oregon State 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
25 Billy Knight GF 6-6 195 7 Pittsburgh 1974 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
  Kevin Loder SF 6-6 205 2 Alabama State 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
50 Joe C. Meriweather FC 6-10 215 8 Southern Illinois 1975 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
  Larry Micheaux F 6-9 220 0 Houston 1983 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
20 Ed Nealy F 6-7 238 1 Kansas State 1982 Rnd 8 Pick 5 United States
53 Mark Olberding PF 6-8 225 7 Minnesota 1975 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
  Dave Robisch FC 6-10 235 7 Kansas 1971 Rnd 3 Pick 9 United States
2 Dane Suttle G 6-3 190 0 Pepperdine 1983 Rnd 7 Pick 13 United States
  Reggie Theus GF 6-7 190 5 UNLV 1978 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
41 LaSalle Thompson C 6-10 245 1 Texas 1982 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
42 Mike Woodson GF 6-5 195 3 Indiana 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States

1983-1984 Kansas City Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Drew M. Woodson E. Johnson L. Micheaux L. Thompson
Rotation   D. Buse B. Knight M. Olberding  
Rotation     E. Nealy    
Lim PT   D. Suttle R. Theus J. Meriweather  
Lim PT       D. Robisch  

1983-1984 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Utah Jazz45-37-
2Dallas Mavericks43-392
3Denver Nuggets38-447
4Kansas City Kings38-447
5San Antonio Spurs37-458
6Houston Rockets29-5316

1983-1984 Kansas City Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Eddie Johnson Player Of The Week (11/06/83)

1983-1984 Kansas City Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Eddie Johnson 82 35.6 21.9 5.5 3.6 0.9 0.3 2.6
Larry Drew 73 32.4 16.4 2.0 7.6 1.7 0.1 2.7
Mike Woodson 71 25.9 14.5 2.5 2.5 1.2 0.4 1.6
Billy Knight 75 25.1 12.8 3.4 2.1 0.7 0.1 2.1
LaSalle Thompson 80 23.9 10.3 8.9 1.1 0.9 1.8 2.1
Mark Olberding 81 26.7 9.4 5.5 2.4 0.6 0.3 2.0
Joe C. Meriweather 73 20.6 6.6 4.8 0.7 0.5 0.8 1.1
Steve Johnson 50 17.9 9.6 5.0 1.3 0.4 1.0 2.1
Reggie Theus 30 29.9 15.8 2.8 7.0 1.0 0.3 3.2
Don Buse 76 17.5 5.0 1.5 4.0 1.1 0.0 1.1
Dane Suttle 40 11.7 6.5 1.1 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.8
Ed Nealy 71 13.5 2.5 3.1 0.7 0.6 0.1 0.5
Larry Micheaux 39 8.5 3.1 2.9 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.5
Kevin Loder 10 13.3 4.8 1.8 1.4 0.3 0.5 1.1
Dave Robisch 8 20.2 5.9 3.6 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.0

1983-1984 Kansas City Kings Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Eddie Johnson was selected as the #6 pick in the Second Round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the Kansas City Kings. Eddie Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Kansas City Kings on September 11, 1981.

Ed Nealy was selected as the #5 pick in the 8 Round of the 1982 NBA Draft by the Kansas City Kings. Ed Nealy signed a multi-year contract with the Kansas City Kings on July 20, 1982.

LaSalle Thompson was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1982 NBA Draft by the Kansas City Kings. LaSalle Thompson signed a multi-year contract with the Kansas City Kings on November 2, 1982.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Larry Micheaux, the #5 pick in the Second Round of the 1983 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Kansas City Kings from the Chicago Bulls on June 28, 1983. Larry Micheaux signed a multi-year contract with the Kansas City Kings on August 1, 1983.

Acquired via Trade

Larry Drew was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Detroit Pistons on August 26, 1981. Larry Drew re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on September 29, 1983.

Billy Knight was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Indiana Pacers on September 17, 1983.

Joe C. Meriweather was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the New York Knicks on September 25, 1980. Joe C. Meriweather re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on June 30, 1981.

Mark Olberding was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Chicago Bulls on June 28, 1983.

Reggie Theus was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Chicago Bulls on February 15, 1984.

Mike Woodson was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the New Jersey Nets on November 12, 1981. Mike Woodson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on October 12, 1983.

Acquired via Free Agency

Don Buse signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on September 28, 1983.

Dave Robisch signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on March 31, 1984.

Dane Suttle signed a contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on October 28, 1983.