Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Rosters

1999-2000 Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
5 William Avery PG 6-2 197 0 Duke 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
7 Terrell Brandon PG 5-11 180 8 Oregon 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
  Kevin Edwards PG 6-3 190 10 DePaul 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
21 Kevin Garnett PF 6-11 240 4 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
22 Dean Garrett C 6-10 225 6 Indiana 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
  Ronnie Grandison F 6-6 215 9 New Orleans 1987 Rnd 5 Pick 8 United States
20 Tom Hammonds PF 6-9 215 10 Georgia Tech 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
24 Bobby Jackson G 6-1 185 2 Minnesota 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
42 Sam Mitchell SF 6-6 210 12 Mercer 1985 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
8 Rasho Nesterovic C 7-0 255 1 Virtus Bologna (Italy) 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 17 Slovenia
45 Andrae Patterson F-C 6-9 255 1 Indiana 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
44 Anthony Peeler G 6-4 208 7 Missouri 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
40 Eric Riley C 7-0 245 5 Michigan 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
21 Lou Roe F 6-7 220 2 Massachusetts 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
  Danny Schayes C 6-11 235 18 Syracuse 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
2 Malik Sealy G 6-8 190 7 St. John's 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
32 Joe Smith F 6-10 225 4 Maryland 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
10 Wally Szczerbiak F 6-7 240 0 Miami (OH) 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States / Spain
50 Trevor Winter C 7-0 275 1 Minnesota 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

1999-2000 Minnesota Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Brandon W. Szczerbiak M. Sealy K. Garnett R. Nesterovic
Rotation   A. Peeler S. Mitchell J. Smith D. Garrett
Rotation   B. Jackson      
Lim PT W. Avery     T. Hammonds  
Lim PT       A. Patterson  

1999-2000 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Utah Jazz55-27-
2San Antonio Spurs53-292
3Minnesota Timberwolves50-325
4Dallas Mavericks40-4215
5Denver Nuggets35-4720
6Houston Rockets34-4821
7Vancouver Grizzlies22-6033

1999-2000 Minnesota Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kevin Garnett All-NBA First Team (2000)
Kevin Garnett Player Of The Month (Jan 00)
Kevin Garnett Player Of The Week (11/14/99, 12/27/99, 03/27/00)
Kevin Garnett All-NBA Defensive First Team (2000)
Wally Szczerbiak All-Rookie First Team (2000)
Kevin Garnett Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2000)
Wally Szczerbiak Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2000)

1999-2000 Minnesota Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kevin Garnett 81 40.0 22.9 11.8 5.0 1.5 1.6 3.3
Terrell Brandon 71 36.4 17.1 3.4 8.9 1.9 0.4 2.6
Malik Sealy 82 29.2 11.3 4.3 2.4 0.9 0.2 1.3
Wally Szczerbiak 73 29.7 11.6 3.7 2.8 0.8 0.3 1.1
Anthony Peeler 82 25.3 9.8 2.8 2.4 0.8 0.1 1.0
Joe Smith 78 25.3 9.9 6.2 1.1 0.6 1.1 1.5
Rasho Nesterovic 82 21.0 5.7 4.6 1.1 0.3 1.0 0.9
Sam Mitchell 66 18.6 6.5 2.1 1.7 0.4 0.2 0.7
Bobby Jackson 73 14.2 5.1 2.1 2.4 0.7 0.1 0.8
William Avery 59 8.2 2.6 0.7 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.7
Tom Hammonds 56 6.7 2.1 1.8 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4
Dean Garrett 56 10.8 2.0 2.5 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.4
Andrae Patterson 5 4.0 1.2 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.2

1999-2000 Minnesota Timberwolves Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

William Avery was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. William Avery signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on July 20, 1999.

Kevin Garnett was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Kevin Garnett signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on October 2, 1995. Kevin Garnett signed a multi-year extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves on October 1, 1997.

Rasho Nesterovic was selected as the #17 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Rasho Nesterovic signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on May 3, 1999.

Andrae Patterson was selected as the #17 pick in the Second Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Andrae Patterson signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 21, 1999. Andrae Patterson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 26, 1999.

Wally Szczerbiak was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Wally Szczerbiak signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 1, 1999.

Acquired via Trade

Terrell Brandon was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Milwaukee Bucks on March 11, 1999. Terrell Brandon re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 24, 1999.

Dean Garrett was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Denver Nuggets on January 21, 1999.

Bobby Jackson was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Denver Nuggets on January 21, 1999.

Anthony Peeler was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Vancouver Grizzlies on February 18, 1998. Anthony Peeler signed a multi-year extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves on October 7, 1999.

Acquired via Free Agency

Tom Hammonds signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 25, 1997. Tom Hammonds re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 22, 1999. Tom Hammonds re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 17, 1999.

Sam Mitchell signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on September 29, 1995. Sam Mitchell re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 21, 1999.

Malik Sealy signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 22, 1999.

Joe Smith signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 23, 1999. Joe Smith re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 16, 1999.

1999-2000 Minnesota Timberwolves Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Glen Taylor Owner 1995-1996 N/A
Chris Wright Senior VP 1998-1999 N/A
Bill Musselman Head Coach 1989-1990 Head Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1980 to 1982)
Flip Saunders Head Coach 2014-2015 Limited Partner (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2013 to 2016)
Jerry Sichting Assistant Coach 2008-2009 Assistant Coach (Marquette, 2005 to 2008)
Sidney Lowe Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Utah Jazz, 2011 to 2014)
Kevin McHale VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 1995-1996 Assistant General Manager (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1994 to 1995)
Zarko Durisic Scout 1996-1997 N/A
Clayton Wilson Equipment Manager 1992-1993 Game Presentation Assistant (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1989 to 1992)
Rob Babcock Director of Player Personnel 1994-1995 Scout (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1992 to 1994)
Gregg Farnam Assistant Athletic Trainer 1997-1998 N/A