Portland Trail Blazers Regular Season Rosters

1975-1976 Portland Trail Blazers Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Dan Anderson PG 6-2 185 1 USC 1974 Rnd 6 Pick 2 United States
Barry Clemens PF 6-6 210 10 Ohio Wesleyan 1965 Rnd 3 Pick 2 United States
Bob Gross SF 6-6 200 0 Long Beach State 1975 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
Steve Hawes C 6-9 220 1 Washington 1972 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
Lionel Hollins G 6-3 185 0 Arizona State 1975 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
John Johnson SF 6-7 200 5 Iowa 1970 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
Snapper Jones G 6-5 205 0 Oregon 1964 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Greg Lee SG 6-3 190 0 UCLA 1974 Rnd 7 Pick 7 United States
LaRue Martin C 6-11 208 3 Loyola (IL) 1972 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Lloyd Neal PF 6-7 225 3 Tennessee State 1972 Rnd 3 Pick 1 United States
Geoff Petrie G 6-4 190 5 Princeton 1970 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
Greg Smith SF 6-5 195 7 Western Kentucky 1968 Rnd 4 Pick 14 United States
Larry Steele G 6-5 180 4 Kentucky 1971 Rnd 3 Pick 2 United States
Dave Twardzik PG 6-1 175 0 Old Dominion 1972 Rnd 2 Pick 13 United States
Bill Walton C 6-11 235 1 UCLA 1974 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Sidney Wicks FC 6-8 225 4 UCLA 1971 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States

1975-1976 Portland Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Petrie L. Steele L. Neal S. Wicks B. Walton
Rotation D. Anderson L. Hollins B. Gross B. Clemens L. Martin
Rotation   S. Jones      
Lim PT         S. Hawes

1975-1976 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Golden State Warriors59-23-
2Seattle SuperSonics43-3916
3Phoenix Suns42-4017
4Los Angeles Lakers40-4219
5Portland Trail Blazers37-4522

1975-1976 Portland Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Lionel Hollins All-Rookie First Team (1976)

1975-1976 Portland Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK
Sidney Wicks 79 38.5 19.1 9.0 3.1 1.0 0.7
Geoff Petrie 72 35.5 18.9 2.3 4.6 1.1 0.1
Lloyd Neal 68 34.1 15.5 8.6 1.7 0.8 1.6
Bill Walton 51 33.1 16.1 13.4 4.3 1.0 1.6
Lionel Hollins 74 25.6 10.8 2.4 4.1 1.8 0.4
Larry Steele 81 29.4 9.9 3.6 4.0 2.1 0.2
Bob Gross 76 19.4 6.8 4.0 2.1 1.2 0.6
Steve Hawes 66 20.6 7.2 7.3 1.6 0.7 0.4
Snapper Jones 64 12.8 6.5 1.2 1.0 0.3 0.1
LaRue Martin 63 14.1 4.4 4.9 1.1 0.1 0.4
Dan Anderson 52 11.8 4.4 1.2 1.6 0.4 0.0
Barry Clemens 49 9.0 3.5 1.4 0.7 0.6 0.1
John Johnson 9 23.6 11.7 4.4 2.2 0.8 0.9
Greg Lee 5 7.0 1.2 0.4 2.2 0.4 0.0
Greg Smith 1 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

1975-1976 Portland Trail Blazers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Dan Anderson was selected as the #2 pick in the 6 Round of the 1974 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Dan Anderson signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on September 5, 1974.

Bob Gross was selected as the #7 pick in the Second Round of the 1975 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Bob Gross signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on September 1, 1975.

Lionel Hollins was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1975 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Lionel Hollins signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on July 15, 1975.

LaRue Martin was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1972 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. LaRue Martin signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on September 1, 1972.

Lloyd Neal was selected as the #1 pick in the 3 Round of the 1972 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Lloyd Neal signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on September 1, 1972.

Geoff Petrie was selected as the #8 pick in the First Round of the 1970 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Geoff Petrie signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on March 27, 1970.

Larry Steele was selected as the #2 pick in the 3 Round of the 1971 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Larry Steele signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on April 9, 1971.

Bill Walton was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1974 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Bill Walton signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on June 1, 1974.

Sidney Wicks was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1971 NBA Draft by the Portland Trail Blazers. Sidney Wicks signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers on September 1, 1971.

Acquired via Trade

Barry Clemens was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the New Orleans Jazz on September 15, 1974.

Steve Hawes was acquired in a trade by the Portland Trail Blazers from the Houston Rockets on November 13, 1975.

Acquired via Free Agency

Snapper Jones signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers on October 23, 1975.

1975-1976 Portland Trail Blazers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Larry Weinberg Owner 1970-1971 N/A
Lenny Wilkens Head Coach 1974-1975 Head Coach (Oklahoma City Thunder, 1969 to 1972)
Harry Glickman Owner, General Manager 1970-1971 N/A
Bill Schonely Television Play-By-Play 1970-1971 N/A
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