Phoenix Suns Regular Season Rosters

2001-2002 Phoenix Suns Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
14 Charlie Bell G 6-3 200 0 Michigan State 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
0 Randy Brown PG 6-2 190 10 New Mexico State 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
26 Jud Buechler SF 6-6 220 11 Arizona 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
11 Joe Crispin G 6-0 185 0 Penn State 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
15 Vinny Del Negro SG 6-4 185 11 NC State 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
00 Tony Delk G 6-1 189 5 Kentucky 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
4 Alton Ford PF 6-9 275 0 Houston 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
24 Tom Gugliotta PF 6-10 240 9 NC State 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
1 Penny Hardaway PG 6-7 195 8 Memphis 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
2 Joe Johnson SG 6-7 240 0 Arkansas 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
9 Dan Majerle SG 6-6 215 13 Central Michigan 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
3 Stephon Marbury G 6-2 180 5 Georgia Tech 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
31 Shawn Marion F 6-7 228 2 UNLV 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
46 Bo Outlaw F 6-8 210 8 Houston 1993 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
10 Milt Palacio G 6-3 195 2 Colorado State 1999 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States / Norway
54 Rodney Rogers F 6-7 235 8 Wake Forest 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
  Soumaila Samake C 7-0 230 1 Cincinnati Stuff (United States) 2000 Rnd 2 Pick 7 Mali
55 Daniel Santiago C 7-0 256 1 Saint Vincent College 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States / Puerto Rico
25 Jake Tsakalidis C 7-2 285 1 AEK Athens (Greece) 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 25 Greece / Georgia
43 Jake Voskuhl C 6-11 245 1 Connecticut 2000 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
22 John Wallace PF 6-8 225 5 Syracuse 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States

2001-2002 Phoenix Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters S. Marbury P. Hardaway S. Marion T. Gugliotta J. Tsakalidis
Rotation   D. Majerle J. Wallace A. Ford J. Voskuhl
Lim PT J. Crispin J. Johnson   B. Outlaw  
Lim PT R. Brown        
Lim PT M. Palacio        

2001-2002 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Sacramento Kings61-21-
2Los Angeles Lakers58-243
3Portland Trail Blazers49-3312
4Seattle SuperSonics45-3716
5Los Angeles Clippers39-4322
6Phoenix Suns36-4625
7Golden State Warriors21-6140

2001-2002 Phoenix Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Shawn Marion Player Of The Month (Mar 02)
Shawn Marion Player Of The Week (03/31/02)
Stephon Marbury Player Of The Week (12/02/01)
Joe Johnson All-Rookie Second Team (2002)

2001-2002 Phoenix Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Stephon Marbury 82 38.9 20.4 3.2 8.1 0.9 0.2 3.5
Shawn Marion 81 38.4 19.1 9.9 2.0 1.8 1.1 1.8
Penny Hardaway 80 30.8 12.0 4.4 4.0 1.5 0.4 2.4
Rodney Rogers 50 25.1 12.6 4.8 1.4 1.0 0.3 1.3
Jake Tsakalidis 67 23.6 7.3 5.6 0.3 0.3 1.0 1.2
Tony Delk 41 21.4 10.6 3.0 2.0 0.8 0.1 1.0
Bo Outlaw 73 24.2 4.7 4.6 1.7 0.8 1.1 1.2
Dan Majerle 65 18.2 4.6 2.7 1.4 0.7 0.2 0.5
Jake Voskuhl 59 15.3 5.0 4.2 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.8
Tom Gugliotta 44 25.7 6.5 5.0 1.8 0.9 0.7 1.4
Joe Johnson 29 31.5 9.6 4.1 3.6 0.9 0.3 1.5
John Wallace 46 10.7 5.0 1.8 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.6
Alton Ford 53 8.5 3.1 2.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.6
Milt Palacio 28 9.7 2.8 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.6
Joe Crispin 15 8.6 4.6 0.7 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.6
Daniel Santiago 3 8.0 2.7 2.3 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.7
Charlie Bell 5 8.4 1.6 0.8 0.4 0.0 0.0 1.0
Jud Buechler 6 9.0 1.0 1.3 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.2
Vinny Del Negro 2 3.0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2001-2002 Phoenix Suns Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Alton Ford was selected as the #22 pick in the Second Round of the 2001 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Alton Ford signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 5, 2001.

Shawn Marion was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Shawn Marion signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on July 29, 1999.

Jake Tsakalidis was selected as the #25 pick in the First Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns. Jake Tsakalidis signed a multi-year contract with the Phoenix Suns on October 2, 2000.

Acquired via Trade

Randy Brown was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Boston Celtics on February 20, 2002.

Penny Hardaway was acquired in a sign and trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Orlando Magic on August 5, 1999.

Joe Johnson was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Boston Celtics on February 20, 2002.

Stephon Marbury was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the New Jersey Nets on July 18, 2001.

Bo Outlaw was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Orlando Magic on November 15, 2001.

Milt Palacio was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Boston Celtics on February 20, 2002.

Jake Voskuhl was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Chicago Bulls on October 29, 2001.

John Wallace was acquired in a trade by the Phoenix Suns from the Detroit Pistons on July 18, 2001.

Acquired via Free Agency

Joe Crispin signed a contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on January 7, 2002.

Tom Gugliotta signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on January 24, 1999.

Dan Majerle signed a contract as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns on July 19, 2001.

2001-2002 Phoenix Suns Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jerry Colangelo Owner, Managing General Partner, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman 2004-2005 Owner (Phoenix Suns, 1987 to 2004)
Scott Skiles Head Coach 1999-2000 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 1997 to 1999)
Frank Johnson Head Coach 2001-2002 N/A
Phil John Weber Assistant Coach 1999-2000 N/A
Al Bianchi Assistant Coach 2001-2002 General Manager (New York Knicks, 1987 to 1991)
Jim Boylan Assistant Coach 2001-2002 Assistant Coach (Memphis Grizzlies, 1997 to 2001)
Bryan Colangelo President, General Manager 1999-2000 General Manager (Phoenix Suns, 1995 to 1999)
David Griffin Director of Player Personnel 2001-2002 Assistant Director of Player Personnel (Phoenix Suns, 1999 to 2001)
Todd Quinter Scout 1993-1994 Video Coordinator (Phoenix Suns, 1986 to 1993)
John Shumate Scout 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2009 to 2010)
Aaron Nelson Head Athletic Trainer 2000-2001 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Phoenix Suns, 1993 to 2000)
Al McCoy Radio Broadcaster 1972-1973 N/A