Kansas City Kings Regular Season Rosters

1972-1973 Kansas City Kings Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Tiny Archibald PG 6-1 150 2 UTEP 1970 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
John Block FC 6-9 207 6 USC 1966 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
Pete Cross FC 6-9 230 2 San Francisco 1970 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
Ken Durrett SF 6-7 190 1 La Salle 1971 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
Dick Gibbs GF 6-5 210 1 UTEP 1971 Rnd 3 Pick 14 United States
Johnny Green SF 6-5 200 13 Michigan State 1959 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Matt Guokas GF 6-5 175 6 Saint Joseph's 1966 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
Toby Kimball PF 6-6 220 6 Connecticut 1965 Rnd 3 Pick 9 United States
Don Kojis SF 6-3 202 9 Marquette 1961 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
Sam Lacey C 6-10 235 2 New Mexico State 1970 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
John Mengelt SG 6-2 195 1 Auburn 1971 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
Mike Ratliff C 6-10 230 0 Wisconsin-Eau Claire 1972 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States
Ron Riley PF 6-8 195 0 USC 1972 Rnd 3 Pick 8 United States
Frank Schade G 6-1 170 0 Wisconsin-Eau Claire 1972 Rnd 4 Pick 6 United States
Sam Siebert PF 6-7 215 0 Kentucky State 1972 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
Tom Van Arsdale GF 6-5 202 7 Indiana 1965 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
Nate Williams GF 6-5 215 1 Utah State 1971 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

1972-1973 Kansas City Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Archibald M. Guokas N. Williams R. Riley S. Lacey
Rotation   F. Schade J. Green T. Kimball M. Ratliff
Rotation     D. Kojis    
Rotation     K. Durrett    
Lim PT     D. Gibbs J. Block  

1972-1973 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Milwaukee Bucks60-22-
2Chicago Bulls51-319
3Detroit Pistons40-4220
4Kansas City Kings36-4624

1972-1973 Kansas City Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tiny Archibald All-NBA First Team (1973)
Tiny Archibald Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1973)

1972-1973 Kansas City Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Tiny Archibald 80 46.0 34.0 2.8 11.4
Sam Lacey 79 37.1 13.5 11.8 2.4
Nate Williams 80 24.7 11.8 4.2 1.6
Matt Guokas 79 36.0 9.1 3.1 5.1
Don Kojis 77 16.1 8.5 2.6 1.0
Ron Riley 74 22.1 8.4 6.9 1.0
Tom Van Arsdale 49 26.2 12.4 3.5 1.8
Johnny Green 66 18.9 7.1 5.5 0.9
Mike Ratliff 58 11.7 4.2 3.3 0.7
Toby Kimball 67 9.6 3.5 2.9 0.4
John Block 25 19.3 9.0 4.8 0.8
Dick Gibbs 66 11.1 3.1 1.4 0.9
John Mengelt 12 17.7 5.2 1.8 2.1
Ken Durrett 8 8.1 2.8 1.8 0.4
Sam Siebert 5 5.2 2.4 0.8 0.0
Frank Schade 9 8.4 1.1 0.7 1.1
Pete Cross 3 8.0 0.0 1.3 0.0

1972-1973 Kansas City Kings Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Mike Ratliff was selected as the #15 pick in the Second Round of the 1972 NBA Draft by the Cincinnati Royals. Mike Ratliff signed a multi-year contract with the Kansas City Kings on September 1, 1972.

Ron Riley was selected as the #8 pick in the 3 Round of the 1972 NBA Draft by the Kansas City Kings. Ron Riley signed a multi-year contract with the Kansas City Kings on September 1, 1972.

Acquired via Trade

John Block was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Philadelphia Sixers on January 26, 1973.

Dick Gibbs was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Houston Rockets on November 2, 1972.

Toby Kimball was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Milwaukee Bucks on October 9, 1972.

Don Kojis was acquired in a trade by the Kansas City Kings from the Seattle SuperSonics on August 9, 1972.

Acquired via Free Agency

Frank Schade signed a contract as a free agent with the Kansas City Kings on February 28, 1973.