Los Angeles Clippers Regular Season Rosters

1990-1991 Los Angeles Clippers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
44 Cedric Ball F 6-8 210 0 Charlotte 1990 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
51 Ken Bannister FC 6-9 235 4 St. Augustine's College (Raleigh) 1984 Rnd 7 Pick 17 United States
00 Benoit Benjamin C 7-0 250 5 Creighton 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
45 Greg Butler C 6-11 240 2 Stanford 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
3 Jay Edwards SG 6-4 185 1 Indiana 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
11 Winston Garland G 6-2 170 3 Missouri State 1987 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
22 Tom Garrick G 6-2 185 2 Rhode Island 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States
1 Gary Grant G 6-3 185 2 Michigan 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
4 Ron Harper SG 6-6 185 4 Miami (OH) 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
  Bo Kimble G 6-4 200 0 Loyola Marymount 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
5 Danny Manning F 6-10 230 2 Kansas 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
15 Jeff Martin GF 6-5 195 1 Murray State 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
3 Ken Norman F 6-8 215 3 Illinois 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
30 Olden Polynice C 6-11 220 3 Poland-Basket Rimini Crabs (Italy) 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 8 Haiti
25 Doc Rivers G 6-4 185 7 Marquette 1983 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
54 Charles Daniel Smith PF 6-10 230 2 Pittsburgh 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  Clinton Smith F 6-6 210 1 Cleveland State 1986 Rnd 5 Pick 4 United States
52 Mike Smrek C 7-0 250 5 Canisius 1985 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
35 Loy Vaught PF 6-9 230 0 Michigan 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States

1990-1991 L.A. Clippers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Grant R. Harper K. Norman C. Smith D. Manning
Rotation W. Garland J. Martin   L. Vaught  
Rotation T. Garrick B. Kimble   K. Bannister  
Lim PT         O. Polynice
Lim PT         M. Smrek

1990-1991 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Portland Trail Blazers63-19-
2Los Angeles Lakers58-245
3Phoenix Suns55-278
4Golden State Warriors44-3819
5Seattle SuperSonics41-4122
6Los Angeles Clippers31-5132
7Sacramento Kings25-5738

1990-1991 L.A. Clippers Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Charles Daniel Smith 74 36.5 20.0 8.2 1.8 1.1 2.0 2.2
Ken Norman 70 33.0 17.4 7.1 2.3 0.9 0.9 2.0
Danny Manning 73 30.1 15.9 5.8 2.7 1.6 0.8 2.6
Ron Harper 39 35.5 19.6 4.8 5.4 1.7 0.9 3.3
Gary Grant 68 31.0 8.7 3.1 8.6 1.5 0.2 3.1
Benoit Benjamin 39 34.3 14.9 12.0 1.9 0.7 2.3 3.5
Winston Garland 69 24.7 8.2 2.9 4.6 1.4 0.1 1.7
Jeff Martin 74 18.0 7.1 1.8 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.7
Bo Kimble 62 16.2 6.9 1.9 1.2 0.5 0.1 1.2
Loy Vaught 73 16.1 5.5 4.8 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.7
Olden Polynice 31 36.5 12.3 9.1 0.8 0.5 0.4 1.2
Tom Garrick 67 14.2 3.9 1.9 3.3 0.9 0.0 1.0
Ken Bannister 47 7.2 2.4 2.0 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5
Greg Butler 9 4.1 1.6 1.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4
Mike Smrek 10 7.0 1.0 1.9 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.1
Cedric Ball 7 3.7 1.1 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3

1990-1991 Los Angeles Clippers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Bo Kimble was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Bo Kimble signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 7, 1990.

Danny Manning was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Danny Manning signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 1, 1988.

Jeff Martin was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 1989 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Jeff Martin signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 1, 1989.

Ken Norman was selected as the #19 pick in the First Round of the 1987 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Ken Norman signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 1, 1987. Ken Norman re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 18, 1989.

Loy Vaught was selected as the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Loy Vaught signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 2, 1990.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Gary Grant, the #15 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Seattle SuperSonics on June 28, 1988. Gary Grant signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 16, 1988. Gary Grant signed a multi-year extension with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 6, 1989.

Draft Rights to Charles Daniel Smith, the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 28, 1988. Charles Daniel Smith signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 8, 1988.

Acquired via Trade

Winston Garland was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Golden State Warriors on February 22, 1990.

Ron Harper was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Cleveland Cavaliers on November 16, 1989. Ron Harper re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 12, 1990.

Olden Polynice was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Seattle SuperSonics on February 20, 1991.

Acquired via Waiver Claim

Mike Smrek was claimed off of the waiver wire by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Golden State Warriors on December 21, 1990.

Acquired via Free Agency

Ken Bannister signed a contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on April 5, 1989. Ken Bannister re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on April 15, 1989. Ken Bannister re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on July 22, 1989. Ken Bannister re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on September 19, 1990.

Tom Garrick signed a contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on November 16, 1988. Tom Garrick re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on July 15, 1989.

1990-1991 Los Angeles Clippers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Donald Sterling Owner 1981-1982 N/A
Andy Roeser Director of Team Security 1986-1987 N/A
Mike Schuler Head Coach 1990-1991 Head Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 1986 to 1989)
Alvin Gentry Assistant Coach 1990-1991 Assistant Coach (San Antonio Spurs, 1989 to 1990)
John Hammond Assistant Coach 2000-2001 Assistant Coach (Detroit Pistons, 1997 to 2000)
Elgin Baylor General Manager 1986-1987 Head Coach (Utah Jazz, 1976 to 1979)
Jeff Weltman Scout 1988-1989 N/A
Chris Wallace Scout 1990-1991 Director of College Scouting (Denver Nuggets, 1989 to 1990)
Pete Serrano Equipment Manager 1986-1987 N/A
Ralph Lawler Television Play-By-Play, Radio Broadcaster 1978-1979 N/A