Orlando Magic Regular Season Rosters

1995-1996 Orlando Magic Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
25 Nick Anderson GF 6-6 228 6 Illinois 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
10 Darrell Armstrong PG 6-0 170 1 Fayetteville State 1991 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
00 Anthony Avent F 6-9 235 3 Seton Hall 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
  Anthony Bonner F 6-8 215 5 Saint Louis 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
14 Anthony Bowie GF 6-6 190 9 Oklahoma 1986 Rnd 3 Pick 19 United States
  Kenny Gattison FC 6-8 225 9 Old Dominion 1986 Rnd 3 Pick 8 United States
54 Horace Grant PF 6-10 255 8 Clemson 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
43 Geert Hammink C 7-0 262 2 LSU 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 26 Netherlands
1 Penny Hardaway PG 6-7 195 2 Memphis 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
45 Jon Koncak C 7-0 250 10 Southern Methodist 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
  Todd Mitchell F 6-7 205 2 Purdue 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States
32 Shaquille O'Neal C 7-1 325 3 LSU 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
  Kevin Pritchard G 6-3 180 3 Kansas 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
5 Donald Royal PF 6-8 210 6 Notre Dame 1987 Rnd 3 Pick 6 United States
3 Dennis Scott SF 6-8 229 5 Georgia Tech 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
20 Brian Shaw PG 6-6 190 6 UC Santa Barbara 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
  Larry Stewart PF 6-8 220 4 Coppin State 1991 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
22 Brooks Thompson G 6-4 193 1 Oklahoma State 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
31 Jeff Turner FC 6-9 230 11 Vanderbilt 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
42 David Vaughn F 6-9 240 0 Memphis 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 25 United States
12 Joe Wolf C 6-11 230 7 North Carolina 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States

1995-1996 Orlando Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters P. Hardaway N. Anderson D. Scott H. Grant S. O'Neal
Rotation B. Shaw B. Thompson A. Bowie D. Royal J. Koncak
Rotation       A. Bonner J. Wolf
Lim PT D. Armstrong     D. Vaughn  
Lim PT       K. Gattison  

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 Orlando Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Penny Hardaway All-NBA First Team (1996)
Shaquille O'Neal All-NBA Third Team (1996)
Penny Hardaway Player Of The Month (Nov 95)
Penny Hardaway Player Of The Week (11/12/95)
Shaquille O'Neal Player Of The Week (03/03/96)
Dennis Scott Player Of The Week (04/21/96)
Horace Grant All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1996)
Shaquille O'Neal Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1996)
Penny Hardaway Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1996)
Darrell Armstrong Slam Dunk Contest Participant (1996)
Dennis Scott Three Point Shootout Participant (1996)

1995-1996 Orlando Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Penny Hardaway 82 36.8 21.7 4.3 7.1 2.0 0.5 2.8
Shaquille O'Neal 54 36.0 26.6 11.0 2.9 0.6 2.1 2.9
Dennis Scott 82 37.1 17.5 3.8 3.0 1.1 0.4 1.5
Nick Anderson 77 35.3 14.7 5.4 3.6 1.6 0.6 1.8
Horace Grant 63 36.3 13.4 9.2 2.7 1.0 1.2 1.0
Brian Shaw 75 22.4 6.6 3.0 4.5 0.8 0.1 2.3
Donald Royal 64 15.0 5.3 2.4 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.8
Anthony Bowie 74 14.6 4.2 1.7 1.4 0.5 0.1 0.7
Joe Wolf 63 16.6 4.6 2.9 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.6
Jon Koncak 67 19.2 3.0 4.1 0.8 0.4 0.7 0.6
Brooks Thompson 33 7.5 4.2 0.7 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.7
David Vaughn 33 8.1 1.9 2.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.5
Jeff Turner 13 14.8 3.6 2.2 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.8
Darrell Armstrong 13 3.2 3.2 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.5
Anthony Bonner 4 10.8 3.2 4.8 1.0 0.8 0.0 0.8
Geert Hammink 3 2.3 1.3 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7

1995-1996 Orlando Magic Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Nick Anderson was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 1989 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Nick Anderson signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on August 1, 1989. Nick Anderson signed a multi-year extension with the Orlando Magic on March 5, 1993.

Shaquille O'Neal was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1992 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Shaquille O'Neal signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on August 6, 1992.

Dennis Scott was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Dennis Scott signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on August 2, 1990. Dennis Scott re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on October 5, 1995.

Brooks Thompson was selected as the #27 pick in the First Round of the 1994 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Brooks Thompson signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on October 6, 1994.

David Vaughn was selected as the #25 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. David Vaughn signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on October 5, 1995.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Penny Hardaway, the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1993 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Orlando Magic from the Golden State Warriors on June 30, 1993. Penny Hardaway signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on October 10, 1993. Penny Hardaway re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on October 15, 1994.

Acquired via Trade

Kenny Gattison was acquired in a trade by the Orlando Magic from the Vancouver Grizzlies on February 22, 1996.

Acquired via Free Agency

Darrell Armstrong signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on April 8, 1995. Darrell Armstrong re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on September 22, 1995.

Anthony Bonner signed a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on April 15, 1996.

Anthony Bowie signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on December 31, 1991. Anthony Bowie re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on August 24, 1992. Anthony Bowie re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on November 6, 1995.

Horace Grant signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on September 19, 1994.

Jon Koncak signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on October 3, 1995.

Donald Royal signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on August 24, 1992. Donald Royal re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on September 16, 1993. Donald Royal re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on November 8, 1994.

Brian Shaw signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on September 22, 1994. Brian Shaw re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on October 5, 1995.

Joe Wolf signed a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on November 10, 1995.

1995-1996 Orlando Magic Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Rich DeVos Owner 1991-1992 N/A
Brian Hill Head Coach 2005-2006 Assistant Coach (Brooklyn Nets, 2003 to 2005)
Tom Sterner Assistant Coach 2005-2006 Lead Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 2002 to 2005)
Pat Williams General Manager 1989-1990 General Manager (Philadelphia Sixers, 1974 to 1986)
John Gabriel Scout 1987-1988 N/A
Rodney Powell Equipment Manager 1989-1990 N/A
David Steele Radio Broadcaster 1989-1990 N/A