Los Angeles Clippers Regular Season Rosters

2002-2003 Los Angeles Clippers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
42 Elton Brand PF 6-9 254 3 Duke 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
1 Keyon Dooling G 6-3 196 2 Missouri 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
2 Melvin Ely FC 6-10 261 0 Fresno State 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
32 Tremaine Fowlkes F 6-8 220 2 Fresno State 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
20 Marko Jaric GF 6-7 224 0 Fortituto Kontatto Bologna (Italy) 2000 Rnd 2 Pick 1 Serbia / Greece
50 Corey Maggette GF 6-6 225 3 Duke 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
24 Andre Miller PG 6-3 200 3 Utah 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
7 Lamar Odom PF 6-10 230 3 Rhode Island 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
34 Michael Olowokandi C 7-0 270 4 Pacific 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Nigeria / England
44 Cherokee Parks C 6-11 235 7 Duke 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
52 Eric Piatkowski G-F 6-7 210 8 Nebraska 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
3 Quentin Richardson GF 6-6 223 2 DePaul 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
45 Sean Rooks C 6-10 250 10 Arizona 1992 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
  Bryant Stith SG 6-5 209 10 Virginia 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
16 Zhizhi Wang C 7-1 255 2 Bayi Nanchang (China) 1999 Rnd 2 Pick 7 China
54 Chris Wilcox FC 6-10 235 0 Maryland 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States

2002-2003 L.A. Clippers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Miller C. Maggette L. Odom E. Brand S. Rooks
Rotation K. Dooling   Q. Richardson C. Wilcox M. Olowokandi
Rotation     E. Piatkowski   C. Parks
Rotation     M. Jaric   M. Ely
Rotation     T. Fowlkes   Z. Wang

2002-2003 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Sacramento Kings59-23-
2Los Angeles Lakers50-329
3Portland Trail Blazers50-329
4Phoenix Suns44-3815
5Seattle SuperSonics40-4219
6Golden State Warriors38-4421
7Los Angeles Clippers27-5532

2002-2003 L.A. Clippers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Marko Jaric Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2003)

2002-2003 L.A. Clippers Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Elton Brand 62 39.6 18.5 11.3 2.5 1.1 2.5 2.6
Andre Miller 80 36.4 13.6 4.0 6.7 1.2 0.1 2.6
Corey Maggette 64 31.3 16.8 5.0 1.9 0.9 0.2 2.3
Lamar Odom 49 34.3 14.6 6.7 3.6 0.9 0.8 2.9
Eric Piatkowski 62 21.9 9.7 2.5 1.1 0.5 0.1 0.9
Quentin Richardson 59 23.2 9.4 4.8 0.9 0.6 0.2 1.1
Marko Jaric 66 20.9 7.4 2.4 2.9 1.5 0.2 1.6
Michael Olowokandi 36 38.0 12.2 9.1 1.3 0.5 2.2 2.7
Keyon Dooling 55 17.6 6.4 1.3 1.6 0.4 0.1 1.1
Sean Rooks 70 19.2 4.2 3.1 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.9
Melvin Ely 52 15.4 4.5 3.3 0.3 0.2 0.6 1.0
Cherokee Parks 30 21.6 6.3 4.4 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.6
Zhizhi Wang 41 10.0 4.4 1.9 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.8
Chris Wilcox 46 10.4 3.7 2.3 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.6
Tremaine Fowlkes 37 15.5 4.4 2.8 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.5

2002-2003 Los Angeles Clippers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Melvin Ely was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Melvin Ely signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on September 4, 2002.

Marko Jaric was selected as the #1 pick in the Second Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Marko Jaric signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 2, 2002.

Lamar Odom was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Lamar Odom signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 12, 1999.

Michael Olowokandi was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Michael Olowokandi signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on January 29, 1999. Michael Olowokandi re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on September 23, 2002.

Quentin Richardson was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Quentin Richardson signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 8, 2000.

Chris Wilcox was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Chris Wilcox signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on July 31, 2002.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Keyon Dooling, the #10 pick in the First Round of the 2000 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Orlando Magic on June 28, 2000. Keyon Dooling signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 8, 2000.

Draft Rights to Eric Piatkowski, the #15 pick in the First Round of the 1994 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Indiana Pacers on June 30, 1994. Eric Piatkowski signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 14, 1994. Eric Piatkowski re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on August 10, 1999.

Acquired via Trade

Elton Brand was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Chicago Bulls on June 27, 2001.

Corey Maggette was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Orlando Magic on June 28, 2000.

Andre Miller was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 29, 2002.

Sean Rooks was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Clippers from the Dallas Mavericks on June 28, 2000.

Acquired via Free Agency

Tremaine Fowlkes signed a contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on February 23, 2002. Tremaine Fowlkes re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on March 5, 2002. Tremaine Fowlkes re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on March 15, 2002. Tremaine Fowlkes re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on September 27, 2002.

Cherokee Parks signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on September 27, 2002.

Zhizhi Wang signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers on October 18, 2002.

2002-2003 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
Alvin Gentry Head Coach 2000-2001 Assistant Coach (San Antonio Spurs, 1999 to 2000)
Dennis Johnson Head Coach, Assistant Coach 2000-2001 Assistant Coach (Boston Celtics, 1993 to 1997)
Igor Kokoskov Assistant Coach 2000-2001 N/A
Rex Kalamian Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Toronto Raptors, 2015 to 2018)
Jerry DeGregorio Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2001-2002 N/A
Mo McHone Assistant Coach 2001-2002 Assistant Coach (Detroit Pistons, 1999 to 2001)
Elgin Baylor General Manager 1986-1987 Head Coach (Utah Jazz, 1976 to 1979)
Gary Sacks Director of Scouting 2002-2003 N/A
Jasen Powell Head Athletic Trainer 1999-2000 N/A
Ralph Lawler Radio Broadcaster 1978-1979 N/A