New Jersey Nets Regular Season Rosters

1995-1996 New Jersey Nets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
7 Kenny Anderson PG 6-0 168 4 Georgia Tech 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
45 Shawn Bradley C 7-6 235 2 Brigham Young 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States / Germany
42 P.J. Brown C 6-11 225 2 Louisiana Tech 1992 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
11 Chris Childs SG 6-3 195 2 Boise State 1989 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
44 Derrick Coleman FC 6-10 230 5 Syracuse 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
33 Yinka Dare C 7-1 270 1 George Washington 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 14 Nigeria
21 Kevin Edwards PG 6-3 190 7 DePaul 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
10 Vern Fleming G 6-5 185 11 Georgia 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
13 Kendall Gill SG 6-5 195 5 Illinois 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
43 Armen Gilliam PF 6-9 230 8 UNLV 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
  Gerald Glass F 6-5 240 4 Ole Miss 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
20 Greg Graham G 6-4 183 2 Indiana 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
9 Sean Higgins F 6-9 205 4 Michigan 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 27 United States
4 Rick Mahorn C 6-10 240 14 Hampton 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
31 Ed O'Bannon F 6-8 222 0 UCLA 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
34 Tim Perry FC 6-9 200 7 Temple 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
6 Khalid Reeves G 6-3 200 1 Arizona 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
2 Rex Walters G 6-4 190 2 Kansas 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
41 Robert Werdann C 6-11 250 2 St. John's 1992 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States
55 Jayson Williams FC 6-10 245 5 St. John's 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States

1995-1996 New Jersey Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Childs K. Edwards A. Gilliam P. Brown E. O'Bannon
Rotation   V. Fleming     J. Williams
Rotation         Y. Dare
Rotation         R. Mahorn
Rotation         R. Werdann
Lim PT K. Gill K. Reeves   T. Perry S. Bradley
Lim PT   G. Graham      

1995-1996 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Orlando Magic60-22-
2New York Knicks47-3513
3Miami Heat42-4018
4Washington Bullets39-4321
5Boston Celtics33-4927
6New Jersey Nets30-5230
7Philadelphia Sixers18-6442

1995-1996 New Jersey Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Armen Gilliam Player Of The Week (02/18/96)

1995-1996 New Jersey Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Armen Gilliam 78 36.6 18.3 9.1 1.8 0.9 0.7 2.3
Chris Childs 78 30.9 12.8 3.1 7.0 1.4 0.1 2.9
P.J. Brown 81 36.3 11.3 6.9 2.0 1.0 1.2 1.6
Shawn Bradley 67 29.8 12.5 7.9 0.8 0.6 3.7 2.2
Jayson Williams 80 23.2 9.0 10.0 0.6 0.4 0.7 1.3
Vern Fleming 77 22.7 7.7 2.2 3.3 0.5 0.1 1.6
Kenny Anderson 31 33.6 15.3 3.3 8.0 1.7 0.3 1.9
Ed O'Bannon 64 19.6 6.2 2.6 1.0 0.7 0.2 1.0
Kevin Edwards 34 29.6 11.6 2.2 2.1 1.6 0.2 2.0
Kendall Gill 11 38.0 17.5 3.9 3.2 2.0 0.2 1.9
Greg Graham 45 10.8 4.1 0.9 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.6
Yinka Dare 58 10.8 2.8 3.1 0.0 0.1 0.7 1.2
Rick Mahorn 50 9.0 2.4 2.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6
Khalid Reeves 31 13.4 3.8 1.3 1.5 0.7 0.1 1.1
Tim Perry 22 7.6 2.4 1.6 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.3
Robert Werdann 13 7.2 3.0 1.8 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.5
Rex Walters 11 7.9 3.0 0.6 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.6
Gerald Glass 10 5.6 2.1 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.0

1995-1996 New Jersey Nets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

P.J. Brown was selected as the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 1992 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets. P.J. Brown signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets on July 1, 1993.

Yinka Dare was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 1994 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets. Yinka Dare signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets on August 16, 1994.

Ed O'Bannon was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets. Ed O'Bannon signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets on October 3, 1995.

Acquired via Trade

Shawn Bradley was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Philadelphia Sixers on November 30, 1995.

Kendall Gill was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on January 19, 1996.

Greg Graham was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Philadelphia Sixers on November 30, 1995.

Tim Perry was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Philadelphia Sixers on November 30, 1995.

Khalid Reeves was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on January 19, 1996.

Jayson Williams was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Philadelphia Sixers on September 18, 1992. Jayson Williams re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on October 13, 1995.

Acquired via Free Agency

Chris Childs signed a contract with the New Jersey Nets on July 29, 1994. Chris Childs re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on October 12, 1995.

Kevin Edwards signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on July 8, 1993.

Vern Fleming signed a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on October 9, 1995.

Armen Gilliam signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on August 10, 1993.

Rick Mahorn signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets on November 8, 1992. Rick Mahorn re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on October 10, 1995.

Robert Werdann signed a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on October 6, 1995.

1995-1996 New Jersey Nets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Clifford Ray Assistant Coach 1995-1996 Assistant Coach (Dallas Mavericks, 1987 to 1988)
Tom Barrise Assistant Coach 1995-1996 Advance Scout (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1992 to 1995)