Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Rosters

1995-1996 Los Angeles Lakers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
43 Corie Blount PF 6-9 240 2 Cincinnati 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
41 Elden Campbell FC 6-11 215 5 Clemson 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
23 Cedric Ceballos SF 6-6 190 5 Cal State Fullerton 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
12 Vlade Divac C 7-1 260 6 KK Partizan (Serbia) 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 26 Serbia
32 Magic Johnson PG 6-9 255 13 Michigan State 1979 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
6 Eddie Jones G-F 6-6 200 1 Temple 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
4 Frankie King G 6-1 185 0 Western Carolina 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
  Gerard King F 6-9 230 0 Nicholls State 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
34 George Lynch SF 6-8 218 2 North Carolina 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
2 Pig Miller F 6-9 225 1 Michigan State 1994 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
1 Anthony Peeler G 6-4 208 3 Missouri 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
18 Kurt Rambis F 6-8 213 15 Santa Clara 1980 Rnd 3 Pick 12 United States
24 Fred Roberts FC 6-10 218 12 Brigham Young 1982 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
7 Derek Strong F 6-8 220 4 Xavier 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States
3 Sedale Threatt SG 6-2 175 12 West Virginia Tech 1983 Rnd 6 Pick 23 United States
9 Nick Van Exel PG 6-1 170 2 Cincinnati 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States

1995-1996 L.A. Lakers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters N. Van Exel E. Jones C. Ceballos E. Campbell V. Divac
Rotation M. Johnson A. Peeler G. Lynch    
Rotation S. Threatt        
Lim PT   F. King   P. Miller F. Roberts
Lim PT       D. Strong  
Lim PT       C. Blount  

1995-1996 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Seattle SuperSonics64-18-
2Los Angeles Lakers53-2911
3Portland Trail Blazers44-3820
4Phoenix Suns41-4123
5Sacramento Kings39-4325
6Golden State Warriors36-4628
7Los Angeles Clippers29-5335

1995-1996 L.A. Lakers Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Cedric Ceballos Player Of The Week (11/19/95)

1995-1996 L.A. Lakers Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Cedric Ceballos 78 33.7 21.2 6.9 1.5 1.2 0.3 2.1
Elden Campbell 82 32.9 13.9 7.6 2.2 1.1 2.6 1.7
Nick Van Exel 74 34.0 14.9 2.4 6.9 0.9 0.1 2.1
Vlade Divac 79 31.3 12.9 8.6 3.3 1.0 1.7 2.5
Eddie Jones 70 31.2 12.8 3.3 3.5 1.8 0.6 1.4
Anthony Peeler 73 22.0 9.7 1.9 1.6 0.8 0.1 0.8
Sedale Threatt 82 20.6 7.3 1.2 3.3 0.8 0.1 0.9
Magic Johnson 32 29.9 14.6 5.7 6.9 0.8 0.4 3.2
George Lynch 76 13.3 3.8 2.8 0.7 0.6 0.1 0.5
Derek Strong 63 11.8 3.4 2.8 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.3
Corie Blount 57 12.5 3.2 3.0 0.7 0.4 0.6 0.8
Fred Roberts 33 9.6 3.7 1.4 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.7
Pig Miller 27 4.6 1.3 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3
Frankie King 6 3.3 1.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3

1995-1996 Los Angeles Lakers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Elden Campbell was selected as the #27 pick in the First Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Elden Campbell signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 23, 1990. Elden Campbell re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 29, 1993.

Vlade Divac was selected as the #26 pick in the First Round of the 1989 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Vlade Divac signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 7, 1989. Vlade Divac signed a multi-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers on February 26, 1992.

Eddie Jones was selected as the #10 pick in the First Round of the 1994 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Eddie Jones signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 26, 1994.

Frankie King was selected as the #8 pick in the Second Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Frankie King signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 27, 1995.

George Lynch was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1993 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. George Lynch signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 12, 1993.

Anthony Peeler was selected as the #15 pick in the First Round of the 1992 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Anthony Peeler signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on August 7, 1992.

Nick Van Exel was selected as the #10 pick in the Second Round of the 1993 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. Nick Van Exel signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on October 1, 1993. Nick Van Exel re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 22, 1994.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Pig Miller, the #12 pick in the Second Round of the 1994 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Golden State Warriors on June 29, 1994. Pig Miller signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on September 14, 1994. Pig Miller re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on October 3, 1995.

Acquired via Trade

Corie Blount was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Chicago Bulls on June 30, 1995.

Cedric Ceballos was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Phoenix Suns on September 23, 1994.

Sedale Threatt was acquired in a trade by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Seattle SuperSonics on October 2, 1991. Sedale Threatt re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on October 1, 1993.

Acquired via Free Agency

Magic Johnson signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 20, 1996.

Fred Roberts signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on October 3, 1995.

Derek Strong signed a contract as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers on October 26, 1995.

1995-1996 Los Angeles Lakers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Magic Johnson Co-Owner, VP 1994-1995 Head Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 1993 to 1994)
Dr. Jerry H. Buss Owner, Majority Owner 1979-1980 N/A
Francis R. Mariani Chief Executive Officer 1987-1988 N/A
Jim Perzik General Counsel 1979-1980 N/A
Joe McCormack Chief Financial Officer, Senior VP 1989-1990 N/A
Del Harris Head Coach 1994-1995 Head Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 1987 to 1992)
Bill Bertka Assistant Coach 1981-1982 General Manager (Utah Jazz, 1974 to 1976)
Larry Drew Assistant Coach 1992-1993 N/A
Kurt Rambis Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2009 to 2011)
Jerry West Executive VP of Basketball Operations 1994-1995 General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1982 to 1994)
Mitch Kupchak General Manager 1994-1995 Assistant General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1986 to 1994)
Rudy Garciduenas Director of International Scouting 1984-1985 N/A
Bill Sharman Special Consultant 1990-1991 General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1976 to 1982)
Bumper Tormohlen Scout 1967-1968 N/A
Ronnie Lester Scout 1987-1988 N/A
Gary Vitti Athletic Trainer 1984-1985 N/A
Dr. Michael Mellman Team Physician 1990-1991 N/A
Stu Lantz Television Analyst 1987-1988 N/A
Chick Hearn Television Play-By-Play 1965-1966 N/A
Bill Macdonald Television Play-By-Play 1985-1986 N/A
Lawrence Tanter Public Address Announcer 1981-1982 N/A