Philadelphia Sixers Regular Season Rosters

1991-1992 Philadelphia Sixers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
20 Ron Anderson GF 6-7 215 7 Fresno State 1984 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
45 Michael Ansley F 6-7 225 2 Alabama 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
32 Charles Barkley PF 6-6 252 7 Auburn 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
11 Manute Bol C 7-7 200 6 Bridgeport 1983 Rnd 5 Pick 4 South Sudan
12 Johnny Dawkins G 6-2 165 5 Duke 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
35 Armen Gilliam PF 6-9 230 4 UNLV 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
3 Greg Grant PG 5-7 140 2 The College of New Jersey 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
33 Hersey Hawkins SG 6-3 190 3 Bradley 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
40 Dave Hoppen C 6-11 235 4 Nebraska 1986 Rnd 3 Pick 18 United States
14 Jeff Hornacek SG 6-3 190 5 Iowa State 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
28 Andrew Lang C 6-11 245 3 Arkansas 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
25 Tharon Mayes G 6-3 175 1 Florida State 1990 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
31 Brian Oliver SG 6-4 210 1 Georgia Tech 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
  Kenny Payne F 6-8 195 2 Louisville 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
23 Tim Perry FC 6-9 200 3 Temple 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
43 Jeff Ruland C 6-10 240 6 Iona 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
17 Charles Shackleford F-C 6-10 225 2 NC State 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
  Derek Strong F 6-8 220 0 Xavier 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States
23 Mitchell Wiggins G 6-4 185 5 Florida State 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
55 Jayson Williams FC 6-10 245 1 St. John's 1990 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States

1991-1992 Philadelphia Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Dawkins H. Hawkins C. Barkley A. Gilliam C. Shackleford
Rotation   M. Wiggins R. Anderson K. Payne M. Bol
Rotation   B. Oliver     J. Ruland
Rotation         J. Williams
Rotation         D. Hoppen
Lim PT G. Grant        

1991-1992 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics51-31-
2New York Knicks51-310
3New Jersey Nets40-4211
4Miami Heat38-4413
5Philadelphia Sixers35-4716
6Washington Bullets25-5726
7Orlando Magic21-6130

1991-1992 Philadelphia Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Charles Barkley All-NBA Second Team (1992)
Charles Barkley Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1992)

1991-1992 Philadelphia Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Charles Barkley 75 38.4 23.1 11.1 4.1 1.8 0.6 3.1
Hersey Hawkins 81 37.2 19.0 3.3 3.1 1.9 0.5 2.3
Armen Gilliam 81 34.2 16.9 8.1 1.5 0.6 1.0 2.0
Ron Anderson 82 29.7 13.7 3.4 1.6 1.0 0.1 1.3
Johnny Dawkins 82 34.3 12.0 2.8 6.9 1.1 0.1 2.2
Charles Shackleford 72 19.4 6.6 5.8 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.9
Greg Grant 55 15.2 4.1 1.2 3.6 0.7 0.0 0.7
Mitchell Wiggins 49 11.6 4.3 1.9 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.5
Jayson Williams 50 12.9 4.1 2.9 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.9
Kenny Payne 49 7.2 2.9 1.1 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.4
Manute Bol 71 17.8 1.5 3.1 0.3 0.2 2.9 0.6
Tharon Mayes 21 10.2 4.3 0.7 1.5 0.7 0.0 1.3
Brian Oliver 34 8.2 2.4 0.9 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.7
Jeff Ruland 13 16.1 3.9 3.6 0.4 0.5 0.3 1.5
Michael Ansley 8 4.0 1.9 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.4
Dave Hoppen 11 3.6 0.8 0.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3

1991-1992 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. Charles Barkley re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on August 1, 1988.

Brian Oliver was selected as the #5 pick in the Second Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Brian Oliver signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 25, 1990.

Kenny Payne was selected as the #19 pick in the First Round of the 1989 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Kenny Payne signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 26, 1989.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Hersey Hawkins, the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Los Angeles Clippers on June 28, 1988. Hersey Hawkins signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 13, 1988. Hersey Hawkins signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 9, 1991.

Draft Rights to Jayson Williams, the #21 pick in the First Round of the 1990 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Phoenix Suns on October 28, 1990. Jayson Williams signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 29, 1990.

Acquired via Trade

Ron Anderson was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Indiana Pacers on October 4, 1988. Ron Anderson signed a multi-year extension with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 8, 1990.

Manute Bol was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Golden State Warriors on August 1, 1990.

Johnny Dawkins was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the San Antonio Spurs on August 28, 1989. Johnny Dawkins re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 4, 1990.

Armen Gilliam was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on January 4, 1991.

Dave Hoppen was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on January 4, 1991.

Jeff Ruland was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Washington Wizards on June 16, 1986. Jeff Ruland signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 1, 1991.

Acquired via Free Agency

Greg Grant signed a contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on December 22, 1991.

Charles Shackleford signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on July 10, 1991.

Mitchell Wiggins signed a contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on July 19, 1991.

1991-1992 Philadelphia Sixers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Harold Katz Owner 1981-1982 N/A
Jim Lynam Head Coach 1987-1988 Assistant Coach (Philadelphia Sixers, 1985 to 1988)
Gene Shue General Manager 1990-1991 Head Coach (Los Angeles Clippers, 1987 to 1989)
Allen Lumpkin Equipment Manager 1988-1989 Box Office (Philadelphia Sixers, 1983 to 1988)