New Jersey Nets Regular Season Rosters

1998-1999 New Jersey Nets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
7 Earl Boykins G 5-5 135 0 Eastern Michigan 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Scott Burrell G-F 6-7 218 5 Connecticut 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
45 Michael Cage PF 6-9 224 14 San Diego State 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
43 Chris Carr G 6-5 207 3 Southern Illinois 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 27 United States
10 Sam Cassell G 6-3 185 5 Florida State 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
51 Will Cunningham C 6-11 250 2 Temple 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
  Bill Curley F 6-9 220 4 Boston College 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
3 Harold Ellis G 6-5 200 3 Morehouse 1993 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 Brian Evans F 6-8 220 2 Indiana 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
14 Jamie Feick F 6-9 255 2 Michigan State 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States
  Sherell Ford F 6-7 210 2 Illinois-Chicago 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
15 Chris Gatling PF 6-10 220 7 Old Dominion 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
13 Kendall Gill SG 6-5 195 8 Illinois 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
54 Steve Goodrich PF 6-10 220 0 Princeton 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
12 Lucious Harris SG 6-5 190 5 Long Beach State 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
42 Mark Hendrickson F 6-9 220 2 Washington State 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
9 Damon Jones G 6-3 185 0 Houston 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
30 Kerry Kittles G 6-5 179 2 Villanova 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
24 Don MacLean PF 6-10 235 6 UCLA 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
33 Stephon Marbury G 6-2 180 2 Georgia Tech 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
22 Jim McIlvaine C 7-1 240 4 Marquette 1994 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
5 Eric Murdock G 6-1 190 7 Providence 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
77 George Muresan C 7-7 303 5 Pau-Orthez (France) 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 3 Romania
2 Doug Overton SG 6-3 190 7 La Salle 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
1 Elliot Perry PG 6-0 150 7 Memphis 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
  Kevin Salvadori C 7-0 231 3 North Carolina 1994 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
2 Rony Seikaly C 6-11 230 10 Syracuse 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States / Lebanon
44 Keith Van Horn F 6-10 220 1 Utah 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
42 David Vaughn F 6-9 240 3 Memphis 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
55 Jayson Williams FC 6-10 245 8 St. John's 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States

1998-1999 New Jersey Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Kittles K. Gill S. Burrell K. Van Horn J. Williams
Rotation E. Murdock L. Harris   M. Hendrickson J. McIlvaine
Rotation         R. Seikaly
Lim PT S. Marbury C. Carr   J. Feick G. Muresan
Lim PT E. Perry       W. Cunningham

1998-1999 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Miami Heat33-17-
2Orlando Magic33-170
3Philadelphia Sixers28-225
4New York Knicks27-236
5Boston Celtics19-3114
6Washington Wizards18-3215
7New Jersey Nets16-3417

1998-1999 New Jersey Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Keith Van Horn 42 37.5 21.8 8.5 1.5 1.0 1.3 3.2
Stephon Marbury 31 39.8 23.4 2.6 8.7 1.0 0.1 3.5
Kerry Kittles 46 34.1 12.9 4.2 2.5 1.7 0.6 1.4
Kendall Gill 50 32.1 11.8 4.9 2.5 2.7 0.5 1.4
Jayson Williams 30 34.0 8.1 12.0 1.1 0.8 2.0 1.5
Scott Burrell 32 22.1 6.6 3.7 1.4 1.2 0.3 0.7
Lucious Harris 36 16.7 5.4 1.9 0.9 0.5 0.2 0.5
Chris Carr 28 13.0 6.6 2.1 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.9
Jamie Feick 26 32.7 6.8 11.0 0.9 1.0 0.7 1.3
Mark Hendrickson 22 18.1 5.5 3.1 0.6 0.5 0.0 0.7
Eric Murdock 15 26.7 7.9 2.3 4.4 1.5 0.1 1.9
Chris Gatling 18 15.6 4.7 3.6 0.7 0.4 0.2 1.6
Elliot Perry 30 8.1 2.6 0.9 1.2 0.5 0.0 1.1
Sam Cassell 4 25.0 18.0 1.5 4.8 0.8 0.0 3.0
Doug Overton 8 21.8 8.0 2.1 2.0 0.4 0.1 1.9
Damon Jones 11 11.9 4.5 1.2 1.2 0.6 0.0 0.5
Jim McIlvaine 22 12.2 2.2 2.5 0.1 0.4 1.5 0.6
David Vaughn 10 10.3 3.4 3.4 0.1 0.2 0.8 1.1
Brian Evans 11 11.0 2.7 1.5 1.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
Earl Boykins 5 10.2 4.2 0.8 1.2 0.2 0.0 1.4
Rony Seikaly 9 9.8 1.7 2.3 0.2 0.4 0.7 1.1
Will Cunningham 15 10.7 0.4 1.9 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.3
George Muresan 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

1998-1999 New Jersey Nets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Kerry Kittles was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets. Kerry Kittles signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets on August 30, 1996. Kerry Kittles signed a multi-year extension with the New Jersey Nets on March 13, 1999.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Keith Van Horn, the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1997 NBA Draft, were acquired by the New Jersey Nets from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 25, 1997. Keith Van Horn signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets on July 25, 1997.

Acquired via Trade

Chris Carr was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 11, 1999.

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

Lucious Harris was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 25, 1997.

Stephon Marbury was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 11, 1999. Stephon Marbury signed a multi-year extension with the New Jersey Nets on March 12, 1999.

Jim McIlvaine was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Seattle SuperSonics on January 21, 1999.

Elliot Perry was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Milwaukee Bucks on March 11, 1999.

Rony Seikaly was acquired in a trade by the New Jersey Nets from the Orlando Magic on February 19, 1998.

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. Jayson Williams re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on January 21, 1999.

Acquired via Free Agency

Scott Burrell signed a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on February 3, 1999.

Will Cunningham signed a contract with the New Jersey Nets on March 23, 1999. Will Cunningham re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on April 2, 1999. Will Cunningham re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on April 27, 1999.

Jamie Feick signed a contract with the New Jersey Nets on March 22, 1999. Jamie Feick re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on April 1, 1999. Jamie Feick re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on April 11, 1999.

Mark Hendrickson signed a contract with the New Jersey Nets on March 25, 1999. Mark Hendrickson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on April 4, 1999. Mark Hendrickson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on April 14, 1999.

Eric Murdock signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on January 21, 1999.

George Muresan signed a contract as a free agent with the New Jersey Nets on May 3, 1999.

1998-1999 New Jersey Nets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tom Barrise Assistant Coach 1995-1996 Advance Scout (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1992 to 1995)
Rich Dalatri Strength and Conditioning Coach 1997-1998 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1992 to 1997)