Milwaukee Bucks Regular Season Rosters
1978-1979 Milwaukee Bucks Regular Season Roster
1978-1979 Milwaukee Depth Chart
|Starters||B. Winters||J. Bridgeman||M. Johnson||J. Gianelli||K. Benson|
|Rotation||L. Walton||Q. Buckner||E. Grunfeld||K. Restani|
|Rotation||S. Smith||G. Johnson|
|Lim PT||D. Meyers|
|Lim PT||P. Cummings|
1978-1979 Midwest Division Standings
|1||Kansas City Kings||48-34||-|
1978-1979 Milwaukee Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Marques Johnson||All-NBA First Team (1979)
|Marques Johnson||Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1979)
1978-1979 Milwaukee Season Stat Leaders
|Norm Van Lier||38||14.6||2.8||1.1||4.2||1.1||0.1||1.3|
1978-1979 Milwaukee Bucks Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Junior Bridgeman, the #8 pick in the First Round of the 1975 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Milwaukee Bucks from the Los Angeles Lakers on June 16, 1975. Junior Bridgeman signed a multi-year contract with the Milwaukee Bucks on September 1, 1975.
|Acquired via Trade
John Gianelli was acquired in a trade by the Milwaukee Bucks from the Buffalo Braves on September 2, 1977.
Dave Meyers was acquired in a trade by the Milwaukee Bucks from the Los Angeles Lakers on June 16, 1975.
Brian Winters was acquired in a trade by the Milwaukee Bucks from the Los Angeles Lakers on June 16, 1975. Brian Winters re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks on July 14, 1978.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Kevin Restani signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks on September 18, 1978.
Sam Smith signed a contract with the Milwaukee Bucks on January 25, 1979. Sam Smith re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks on February 4, 1979. Sam Smith re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks on February 14, 1979.
1978-1979 Milwaukee Bucks Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Jim Fitzgerald||Owner, Chairman||1975-1976||N/A|
|Don Nelson||Head Coach, General Manager||1976-1977||N/A|
|John Killilea||Assistant Coach||1977-1978||N/A|
|John Steinmiller||VP of Basketball Operations||1970-1971||N/A|
|Wayne Embry||General Manager||1972-1973||N/A|
|David Haskell, M.D.||Team Physician||1973-1974||N/A|