Sacramento Kings Regular Season Rosters

1988-1989 Sacramento Kings Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
7 Danny Ainge G 6-4 175 7 Brigham Young 1981 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
33 Randy Allen F 6-8 220 0 Florida State 1987 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
34 Ricky Berry F 6-8 205 0 San Jose State 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
15 Vinny Del Negro SG 6-4 185 0 NC State 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States
50 Ben Gillery C 7-0 235 0 Georgetown 1988 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
2 Michael Jackson G 6-2 183 2 Georgetown 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States
35 Joe Kleine C 6-11 255 3 Arkansas 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
54 Brad Lohaus FC 6-11 230 1 Iowa 1987 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
22 Rodney McCray SF 6-7 220 5 Louisville 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
25 Mike McGee GF 6-5 190 7 Michigan 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
32 Jawann Oldham C 7-0 215 8 Seattle 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States
43 Jim Petersen FC 6-10 235 4 Minnesota 1984 Rnd 3 Pick 4 United States
54 Ed Pinckney F 6-9 195 3 Villanova 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
21 Harold Pressley GF 6-7 210 2 Villanova 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
18 Derek Smith SG 6-6 205 6 Louisville 1982 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
30 Kenny Smith PG 6-3 170 1 North Carolina 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
41 LaSalle Thompson C 6-10 245 6 Texas 1982 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
23 Wayman Tisdale PF 6-9 240 3 Oklahoma 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
10 Randy Wittman GF 6-6 210 5 Indiana 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States

1988-1989 Sacramento Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Smith H. Pressley R. McCray R. Berry J. Petersen
Rotation M. Jackson V. Del Negro   R. Allen B. Gillery
Lim PT   D. Ainge   W. Tisdale B. Lohaus
Lim PT         J. Oldham

1988-1989 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Los Angeles Lakers57-25-
2Phoenix Suns55-272
3Seattle SuperSonics47-3510
4Golden State Warriors43-3914
5Portland Trail Blazers39-4318
6Sacramento Kings27-5530
7Los Angeles Clippers21-6136

1988-1989 Sacramento Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kenny Smith 81 38.8 17.3 2.8 7.7 1.3 0.1 3.1
Harold Pressley 80 28.2 12.3 6.1 2.2 1.2 0.9 1.6
Rodney McCray 68 35.8 12.6 7.6 4.3 0.8 0.5 2.5
Ricky Berry 64 22.0 11.0 3.1 1.2 0.6 0.3 1.3
Jim Petersen 66 24.7 10.2 6.3 1.2 0.7 1.0 2.2
LaSalle Thompson 43 29.7 15.0 9.1 1.0 1.1 1.3 2.7
Ed Pinckney 51 26.2 12.3 5.9 1.5 1.1 0.8 1.6
Wayman Tisdale 31 35.7 19.8 9.6 1.7 0.6 0.6 2.1
Vinny Del Negro 80 19.4 7.1 2.1 2.6 0.8 0.2 1.0
Danny Ainge 28 36.7 20.2 3.6 6.7 1.5 0.2 2.2
Joe Kleine 47 19.4 6.7 5.1 0.7 0.4 0.4 1.4
Derek Smith 29 20.7 10.0 2.8 2.1 0.7 0.3 1.5
Brad Lohaus 29 16.4 8.0 3.9 0.6 0.3 1.0 1.0
Randy Wittman 31 13.4 3.8 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.4
Ben Gillery 24 3.5 1.0 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Michael Jackson 14 5.0 1.5 0.3 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.3
Randy Allen 7 6.1 2.4 1.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.3

1988-1989 Sacramento Kings Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Ricky Berry was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 1988 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings. Ricky Berry signed a multi-year contract with the Sacramento Kings on August 1, 1988.

Vinny Del Negro was selected as the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 1988 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings. Vinny Del Negro signed a multi-year contract with the Sacramento Kings on August 22, 1988.

Harold Pressley was selected as the #17 pick in the First Round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings. Harold Pressley signed a multi-year contract with the Sacramento Kings on September 23, 1986.

Kenny Smith was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1987 NBA Draft by the Sacramento Kings. Kenny Smith signed a multi-year contract with the Sacramento Kings on October 14, 1987.

Acquired via Trade

Danny Ainge was acquired in a trade by the Sacramento Kings from the Boston Celtics on February 23, 1989.

Brad Lohaus was acquired in a trade by the Sacramento Kings from the Boston Celtics on February 23, 1989.

Rodney McCray was acquired in a trade by the Sacramento Kings from the Houston Rockets on October 11, 1988.

Jawann Oldham was acquired in a trade by the Sacramento Kings from the New York Knicks on October 15, 1987.

Jim Petersen was acquired in a trade by the Sacramento Kings from the Houston Rockets on October 11, 1988. Jim Petersen signed a multi-year extension with the Sacramento Kings on February 1, 1989.

Wayman Tisdale was acquired in a trade by the Sacramento Kings from the Indiana Pacers on February 20, 1989.

Acquired via Free Agency

Randy Allen signed a contract with the Sacramento Kings on March 3, 1989. Randy Allen re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Sacramento Kings on March 13, 1989. Randy Allen re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Sacramento Kings on March 23, 1989.

Ben Gillery signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Sacramento Kings on October 6, 1988.

Michael Jackson signed a contract with the Sacramento Kings on February 7, 1989. Michael Jackson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Sacramento Kings on February 18, 1989.

1988-1989 Sacramento Kings Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Jerry Reynolds Head Coach 1986-1987 N/A
Bill Russell General Manager 1988-1989 Head Coach (Sacramento Kings, 1987 to 1988)
Grant Napear Television Play-By-Play 1988-1989 N/A
Gary Gerould Radio Broadcaster 1985-1986 N/A