Phoenix Suns Regular Season Rosters

1990-1991 Phoenix Suns Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
  Kenny Battle SF 6-6 210 1 Illinois 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
2 Joe Barry Carroll FC 7-0 225 9 Purdue 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
1 Cedric Ceballos SF 6-6 190 0 Cal State Fullerton 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
24 Tom Chambers PF 6-10 220 9 Utah 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
14 Jeff Hornacek SG 6-3 190 4 Iowa State 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
8 Eddie Johnson SF 6-7 215 9 Illinois 1981 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
7 Kevin Johnson PG 6-1 180 3 California 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
32 Negele Knight G 6-1 175 0 Dayton 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
28 Andrew Lang C 6-11 245 2 Arkansas 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
51 Ian Lockhart PF 6-8 240 0 Tennessee 1990 NBA Draft, Undrafted Bahamas
9 Dan Majerle SG 6-6 215 2 Central Michigan 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
35 Xavier McDaniel PF 6-7 205 5 Wichita State 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
45 Ed Nealy F 6-7 238 7 Kansas State 1982 Rnd 8 Pick 5 United States
34 Tim Perry FC 6-9 200 2 Temple 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
31 Kurt Rambis F 6-8 213 10 Santa Clara 1980 Rnd 3 Pick 12 United States
41 Mark West C 6-10 230 7 Old Dominion 1983 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States

1990-1991 Phoenix Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Johnson J. Hornacek X. McDaniel T. Chambers M. West
Rotation N. Knight D. Majerle E. Nealy K. Rambis A. Lang
Rotation     C. Ceballos   J. Carroll
Lim PT       T. Perry  
Lim PT       I. Lockhart  

1990-1991 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Portland Trail Blazers63-19-
2Los Angeles Lakers58-245
3Phoenix Suns55-278
4Golden State Warriors44-3819
5Seattle SuperSonics41-4122
6Los Angeles Clippers31-5132
7Sacramento Kings25-5738

1990-1991 Phoenix Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kevin Johnson All-NBA Second Team (1991)
Kevin Johnson Player Of The Week (12/16/90)
Dan Majerle All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1991)
Kevin Johnson Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1991)
Tom Chambers Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1991)
Kevin Johnson J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (1991)

1990-1991 Phoenix Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kevin Johnson 77 36.0 22.2 3.5 10.1 2.1 0.1 3.5
Tom Chambers 76 32.6 19.9 6.4 2.6 0.9 0.7 2.3
Jeff Hornacek 80 34.2 16.9 4.0 5.1 1.4 0.2 1.6
Dan Majerle 77 29.6 13.6 5.4 2.8 1.4 0.5 1.5
Xavier McDaniel 66 31.9 15.8 7.2 2.3 0.8 0.6 2.2
Mark West 82 23.9 7.7 6.9 0.5 0.4 2.0 1.0
Cedric Ceballos 63 11.6 8.2 2.4 0.6 0.3 0.1 1.1
Negele Knight 64 12.4 5.3 1.1 3.0 0.3 0.1 1.2
Andrew Lang 63 18.3 4.9 4.8 0.4 0.3 2.0 0.7
Kurt Rambis 62 14.5 3.6 4.3 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.7
Eddie Johnson 15 20.8 13.5 3.1 1.1 0.6 0.1 1.6
Tim Perry 46 12.8 4.2 2.7 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.7
Ed Nealy 55 10.4 2.2 2.7 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.3
Kenny Battle 16 16.4 6.0 3.3 0.9 1.2 0.4 1.1
Joe Barry Carroll 11 8.7 3.4 2.2 1.0 0.1 0.7 1.1
Ian Lockhart 1 2.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

1990-1991 Phoenix Suns Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Cedric Ceballos was selected as the #21 pick in the Second Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Cedric Ceballos signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on September 4, 1990.

Jeff Hornacek was selected as the #22 pick in the Second Round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Jeff Hornacek signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on August 1, 1986. Jeff Hornacek re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 15, 1988. Jeff Hornacek re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on September 10, 1990.

Negele Knight was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 1990 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Negele Knight signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on September 1, 1990.

Andrew Lang was selected as the #3 pick in the Second Round of the 1988 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Andrew Lang signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 29, 1988. Andrew Lang re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on August 1, 1990.

Dan Majerle was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Dan Majerle signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on August 1, 1988. Dan Majerle signed a multi-year extension with the Phoenix Suns on April 25, 1991.

Tim Perry was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Tim Perry signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on August 19, 1988.

Acquired via Trade

Kevin Johnson was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 25, 1988. Kevin Johnson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on September 14, 1989.

Xavier McDaniel was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Seattle SuperSonics on December 7, 1990.

Kurt Rambis was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Charlotte Hornets (1988) on December 13, 1989. Kurt Rambis re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on October 6, 1990.

Mark West was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 25, 1988. Mark West signed a multi-year extension with the Phoenix Suns on April 15, 1989.

Acquired via Free Agency

Joe Barry Carroll signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on January 26, 1991.

Tom Chambers signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 5, 1988.

Ian Lockhart signed a contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on September 4, 1990.

Ed Nealy signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 23, 1990.

1990-1991 Phoenix Suns Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Cotton Fitzsimmons Head Coach 1995-1996 Head Coach (Phoenix Suns, 1988 to 1992)
Lionel Hollins Assistant Coach 1988-1989 Assistant Coach (Arizona State, 1985 to 1988)
Paul Westphal Assistant Coach 1988-1989 Head Coach (Grand Canyon, 1986 to 1988)
Jerry Colangelo Owner, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, General Manager 1968-1969 N/A
Todd Quinter Video Coordinator 1986-1987 N/A
Joe Proski Head Athletic Trainer 1968-1969 Athletic Trainer (Chicago Bulls, 1967 to 1968)
Al McCoy Radio Broadcaster 1972-1973 N/A