Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Rosters

1998-1999 Minnesota Timberwolves Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
7 Terrell Brandon PG 5-11 180 7 Oregon 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
43 Chris Carr G 6-5 207 3 Southern Illinois 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 27 United States
15 Bill Curley F 6-9 220 4 Boston College 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
11 Brian Evans F 6-8 220 2 Indiana 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
21 Kevin Garnett PF 6-11 240 3 Farragut Career Academy (Illinois) 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
22 Dean Garrett C 6-10 225 5 Indiana 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
40 Paul Grant C 7-0 245 1 Wisconsin 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
20 Tom Hammonds PF 6-9 215 9 Georgia Tech 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
16 Troy Hudson G 6-1 170 1 Southern Illinois 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Bobby Jackson G 6-1 185 1 Minnesota 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
31 Reggie Jordan G 6-4 195 4 New Mexico State 1993 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
3 Stephon Marbury G 6-2 180 2 Georgia Tech 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
42 Sam Mitchell SF 6-6 210 11 Mercer 1985 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
  Mikki Moore F-C 6-11 225 1 Nebraska 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
8 Rasho Nesterovic C 7-0 255 0 Virtus Bologna (Italy) 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 17 Slovenia
45 Andrae Patterson F-C 6-9 255 0 Indiana 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
44 Anthony Peeler G 6-4 208 6 Missouri 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
26 James Robinson G 6-2 180 5 Alabama 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
3 Dennis Scott SF 6-8 229 8 Georgia Tech 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
2 Malik Sealy G 6-8 190 6 St. John's 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
32 Joe Smith F 6-10 225 3 Maryland 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
6 DeJuan Wheat G 6-0 165 1 Louisville 1997 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States
4 Micheal Williams PG 6-2 175 10 Baylor 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States
50 Trevor Winter C 7-0 275 0 Minnesota 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

1998-1999 Minnesota Depth Chart

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

1998-1999 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1San Antonio Spurs37-13-
2Utah Jazz37-130
3Houston Rockets31-196
4Minnesota Timberwolves25-2512
5Dallas Mavericks19-3118
6Denver Nuggets14-3623
7Vancouver Grizzlies8-4229

1998-1999 Minnesota Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kevin Garnett All-NBA Third Team (1999)
Kevin Garnett Player Of The Week (04/04/99)
Stephon Marbury Player Of The Week (02/21/99)

1998-1999 Minnesota Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kevin Garnett 47 37.9 20.8 10.4 4.3 1.7 1.8 2.9
Joe Smith 43 33.0 13.7 8.2 1.6 0.7 1.5 1.5
Sam Mitchell 50 26.9 11.2 3.6 2.0 0.7 0.3 0.7
Bobby Jackson 50 18.8 7.1 2.7 3.3 0.8 0.1 1.5
Stephon Marbury 18 36.7 17.7 3.4 9.3 1.6 0.3 3.1
Terrell Brandon 21 33.9 14.2 3.9 9.8 1.9 0.3 1.8
Dean Garrett 49 21.5 5.5 5.2 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.6
Anthony Peeler 28 28.9 9.6 3.0 2.8 1.2 0.2 1.4
Malik Sealy 31 23.6 8.1 3.0 1.2 1.0 0.2 1.1
Tom Hammonds 49 14.6 4.3 2.8 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.7
Dennis Scott 21 25.3 9.1 1.8 1.5 0.6 0.1 0.7
Andrae Patterson 35 8.1 3.3 1.9 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.6
Bill Curley 35 10.6 2.2 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.3
James Robinson 17 13.3 4.5 2.1 2.2 0.5 0.3 1.6
Reggie Jordan 27 11.0 1.9 2.2 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.5
Chris Carr 11 7.4 2.1 1.1 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.4
Rasho Nesterovic 2 15.0 4.0 4.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.5
Brian Evans 5 4.8 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0
Paul Grant 4 2.0 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Trevor Winter 1 5.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

1998-1999 Minnesota Timberwolves Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

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.

Acquired via Trade

Terrell Brandon was acquired in a trade by the Minnesota Timberwolves from the Milwaukee Bucks on March 11, 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.

Acquired via Free Agency

Bill Curley signed a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 17, 1999.

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.

Reggie Jordan signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 19, 1997. Reggie Jordan re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 29, 1997. Reggie Jordan re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on April 8, 1997. Reggie Jordan re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on October 10, 1997. Reggie Jordan re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 22, 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.

James Robinson signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 26, 1999. James Robinson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on April 7, 1999. James Robinson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on April 17, 1999.

Dennis Scott signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 17, 1999. Dennis Scott re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 27, 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 as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 23, 1999.

1998-1999 Minnesota Timberwolves Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Glen Taylor Owner 1995-1996 N/A
Kevin McHale VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 1995-1996 Assistant General Manager (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1994 to 1995)
Bill Musselman Head Coach 1989-1990 Head Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1980 to 1982)
Flip Saunders Head Coach 2014-2015 President of Basketball Operations (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2013 to 2016)
Randy Wittman Assistant Coach 2006-2007 Assistant Coach (Orlando Magic, 2005 to 2006)
Jerry Sichting Assistant Coach 2008-2009 Assistant Coach (Marquette, 2005 to 2008)
Zarko Durisic Scout 1996-1997 N/A
Chris Wright Senior VP 1998-1999 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