Orlando Magic Regular Season Rosters

1998-1999 Orlando Magic Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
25 Nick Anderson GF 6-6 228 9 Illinois 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
2 B.J. Armstrong G 6-2 175 9 Iowa 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
10 Darrell Armstrong PG 6-0 170 4 Fayetteville State 1991 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
8 Ike Austin C 6-10 255 5 Arizona State 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
51 Michael Doleac C 6-11 262 0 Utah 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
  Dale Ellis GF 6-7 205 15 Tennessee 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
54 Horace Grant PF 6-10 255 11 Clemson 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
1 Penny Hardaway PG 6-7 195 5 Memphis 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
15 Matt Harpring F 6-7 230 0 Georgia Tech 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
  Damon Jones G 6-3 185 0 Houston 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
52 Jonathan Kerner C 6-11 245 0 East Carolina 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
  Don MacLean PF 6-10 235 6 UCLA 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
  Ruben Nembhard SG 6-3 208 2 Weber State 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
3 Kevin Ollie G 6-4 195 2 Connecticut 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
45 Bo Outlaw F 6-8 210 5 Houston 1993 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 Doug Overton SG 6-3 190 7 La Salle 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
2 Billy Owens SF 6-8 220 7 Syracuse 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
24 Danny Schayes C 6-11 235 17 Syracuse 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
34 Miles Simon G 6-3 202 0 Arizona 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
33 Derek Strong F 6-8 220 7 Xavier 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States
23 Johnny Taylor F 6-9 220 1 Chattanooga 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
21 Dominique Wilkins SF 6-7 200 15 Georgia 1982 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
9 Gerald Wilkins SG 6-6 185 13 Chattanooga 1985 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States

1998-1999 Orlando Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Armstrong P. Hardaway N. Anderson H. Grant I. Austin
Rotation     B. Outlaw D. Strong M. Doleac
Rotation     M. Harpring    
Lim PT B. Armstrong M. Simon D. Wilkins   D. Schayes
Lim PT   G. Wilkins     J. Kerner

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 Orlando Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Darrell Armstrong Player Of The Week (03/28/99)
Darrell Armstrong Sixth Man Of The Year (1999)
Darrell Armstrong Most Improved Player (1999)
Matt Harpring All-Rookie First Team (1999)
Michael Doleac All-Rookie Second Team (1999)

1998-1999 Orlando Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Penny Hardaway 50 38.9 15.8 5.7 5.3 2.2 0.5 3.0
Nick Anderson 47 33.6 14.9 5.9 1.9 1.4 0.3 1.8
Darrell Armstrong 50 30.0 13.8 3.6 6.7 2.2 0.1 3.2
Ike Austin 49 25.7 9.7 4.8 1.8 1.0 0.7 2.3
Horace Grant 50 33.2 8.9 7.0 1.8 0.9 1.2 0.9
Matt Harpring 50 22.3 8.2 4.3 0.9 0.6 0.1 1.5
Michael Doleac 49 15.9 6.2 3.0 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5
Derek Strong 44 15.8 5.1 3.7 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.8
Bo Outlaw 31 27.5 6.5 5.4 1.8 1.3 1.4 1.9
Dominique Wilkins 27 9.3 5.0 2.6 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.9
B.J. Armstrong 22 8.2 2.2 1.0 1.5 0.4 0.0 0.7
Danny Schayes 19 7.5 1.5 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4
Doug Overton 6 5.5 3.0 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.5
Gerald Wilkins 3 9.3 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 1.0
Miles Simon 5 3.8 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.6
Kevin Ollie 1 4.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Jonathan Kerner 1 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

1998-1999 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. Nick Anderson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on September 13, 1997.

Michael Doleac was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Michael Doleac signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

Matt Harpring was selected as the #15 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Matt Harpring signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

Miles Simon was selected as the #13 pick in the Second Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Miles Simon signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

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 Free Agency

B.J. Armstrong signed a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on March 14, 1999.

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. Darrell Armstrong re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on August 17, 1996. Darrell Armstrong re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

Ike Austin signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

Horace Grant signed a multi-year contract with the Orlando Magic on September 19, 1994. Horace Grant re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on August 14, 1996.

Jonathan Kerner signed a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

Bo Outlaw signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on September 5, 1997.

Danny Schayes signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on October 19, 1996. Danny Schayes re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on September 10, 1997. Danny Schayes re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on January 21, 1999.

Derek Strong signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on August 26, 1996. Derek Strong re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on July 17, 1997. Derek Strong re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on January 22, 1999.

Dominique Wilkins signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on February 5, 1999.

Gerald Wilkins signed a contract with the Orlando Magic on July 31, 1996. Gerald Wilkins re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on August 6, 1997. Gerald Wilkins re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Orlando Magic on January 26, 1999.

1998-1999 Orlando Magic Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Rich DeVos Owner 1991-1992 N/A
Chuck Daly Head Coach 1997-1998 Head Coach (Brooklyn Nets, 1992 to 1994)
Tom Sterner Assistant Coach 2005-2006 Lead Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 2002 to 2005)
Brendan Suhr Assistant Coach 1997-1998 Assistant Coach (Toronto Raptors, 1996 to 1997)
Travis Schlenk Basketball Operations Assistant 1997-1998 N/A
John Gabriel Scout 1987-1988 N/A
Rodney Powell Equipment Manager 1989-1990 N/A
Tim Walsh Athletic Trainer 1997-1998 N/A
David Steele Television Play-By-Play 1998-1999 Radio Broadcaster (Orlando Magic, 1989 to 1998)
Dennis Neumann Radio Broadcaster 1998-1999 N/A