Philadelphia Sixers Regular Season Rosters

1986-1987 Philadelphia Sixers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
32 Charles Barkley PF 6-6 252 2 Auburn 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
10 Mo Cheeks PG 6-1 180 8 West Texas A&M 1978 Rnd 2 Pick 14 United States
14 Steve Colter G 6-3 165 2 New Mexico State 1984 Rnd 2 Pick 9 United States
6 Julius Erving SF 6-6 200 14 Massachusetts 1972 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
12 World B. Free G 6-2 185 11 Guilford 1975 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
21 Kenny Green F 6-6 210 1 Wake Forest 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
  Claude Gregory F 6-8 205 2 Wisconsin 1981 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States
23 Roy Hinson FC 6-9 210 3 Rutgers 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
11 Jim Lampley FC 6-10 230 1 Little Rock 1983 Rnd 5 Pick 9 United States
  Jim Les G 5-11 165 0 Bradley 1986 Rnd 3 Pick 23 United States
40 Tim McCormick C 6-11 240 2 Michigan 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
31 Mark McNamara C 6-11 235 4 California 1982 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
9 Perry Moss G 6-2 185 3 Northeastern 1982 Rnd 3 Pick 23 United States
4 Cliff Robinson F 6-9 220 7 USC 1979 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
43 Jeff Ruland C 6-10 240 5 Iona 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
3 Sedale Threatt SG 6-2 175 3 West Virginia Tech 1983 Rnd 6 Pick 23 United States
22 Andrew Toney G 6-3 178 6 Louisiana 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
20 Danny Vranes SF 6-7 210 0 Utah 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
25 David Wingate GF 6-5 185 0 Georgetown 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States

1986-1987 Philadelphia Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Cheeks J. Erving C. Barkley C. Robinson T. McCormick
Rotation   A. Toney   R. Hinson  
Rotation   D. Wingate      
Lim PT   S. Colter D. Vranes   M. McNamara
Lim PT     K. Green    

1986-1987 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics59-23-
2Philadelphia Sixers45-3714
3Washington Bullets42-4017
4New Jersey Nets24-5835
5New York Knicks24-5835

1986-1987 Philadelphia Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Charles Barkley All-NBA Second Team (1987)
Charles Barkley Player Of The Month (Jan 87)
Julius Erving Player Of The Week (04/19/87)
Mo Cheeks All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1987)
Julius Erving Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1987)
Mo Cheeks Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1987)
Charles Barkley Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1987)
Charles Barkley IBM Award (1987)

1986-1987 Philadelphia Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Charles Barkley 68 40.3 23.0 14.6 4.9 1.8 1.5 4.7
Mo Cheeks 68 38.6 15.6 3.2 7.9 2.6 0.2 2.5
Roy Hinson 76 32.8 13.9 6.4 0.8 0.6 2.1 2.0
Tim McCormick 81 34.9 12.8 7.5 1.4 0.4 0.8 1.9
Julius Erving 60 32.0 16.8 4.4 3.2 1.3 1.6 2.6
Cliff Robinson 55 28.8 14.8 5.6 1.6 1.6 0.5 2.2
David Wingate 77 20.9 8.8 2.0 2.0 1.2 0.2 1.7
Andrew Toney 52 20.4 10.6 1.6 3.6 0.3 0.2 2.2
Steve Colter 43 19.7 6.8 1.5 2.7 0.9 0.1 0.9
Sedale Threatt 28 23.9 9.5 2.0 2.9 1.1 0.1 1.7
Danny Vranes 58 13.9 2.4 2.5 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.4
World B. Free 20 14.2 5.8 0.9 1.5 0.2 0.2 0.8
Kenny Green 19 8.8 3.4 1.5 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.8
Jeff Ruland 5 23.2 9.4 5.6 2.0 0.0 0.8 2.0
Mark McNamara 11 10.3 3.2 3.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.6
Jim Lampley 1 16.0 3.0 5.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.0

1986-1987 Philadelphia Sixers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Charles Barkley was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1984 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Charles Barkley signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 25, 1984.

Mo Cheeks was selected as the #14 pick in the Second Round of the 1978 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Mo Cheeks signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on August 23, 1978. Mo Cheeks signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on May 1, 1981. Mo Cheeks signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on April 1, 1987.

Julius Erving was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1972 NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks. Julius Erving signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 20, 1976. Julius Erving signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 1, 1979. Julius Erving signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on January 16, 1985.

Andrew Toney was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 1980 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Andrew Toney signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on August 1, 1980. Andrew Toney signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on December 19, 1984.

David Wingate was selected as the #20 pick in the Second Round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. David Wingate signed a contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 1, 1986.

Acquired via Trade

Steve Colter was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Chicago Bulls on December 31, 1986.

Kenny Green was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Washington Wizards on January 10, 1986.

Roy Hinson was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Cleveland Cavaliers on June 16, 1986.

Tim McCormick was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Seattle SuperSonics on September 29, 1986.

Cliff Robinson was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Washington Wizards on June 16, 1986.

Danny Vranes was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Seattle SuperSonics on September 29, 1986.

Acquired via Free Agency

Mark McNamara signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on March 4, 1987.

1986-1987 Philadelphia Sixers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Harold Katz Owner 1981-1982 N/A
Matt Guokas Head Coach 1985-1986 N/A
Jim Lynam Assistant Coach 2005-2006 Assistant Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 2001 to 2005)
John Nash General Manager 1986-1987 N/A