San Antonio Spurs Regular Season Rosters

1998-1999 San Antonio Spurs Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
33 Antonio Daniels G 6-4 195 1 Bowling Green 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
21 Tim Duncan FC 6-11 250 1 Wake Forest 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
17 Mario Elie SG 6-5 210 8 American International 1985 Rnd 7 Pick 21 United States
32 Sean Elliott SF 6-8 205 9 Arizona 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  Chris Garner G 5-10 156 1 Memphis 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
10 Andrew Gaze F 6-7 212 1 Melbourne South (Australia) 1989 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia
2 Jaren Jackson SG 6-4 190 7 Georgetown 1989 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Avery Johnson PG 5-10 175 10 Southern 1988 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
25 Steve Kerr SG 6-3 175 10 Arizona 1988 Rnd 2 Pick 25 United States
25 Jerome Kersey PF 6-7 215 14 Longwood 1984 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
54 Gerard King F 6-9 230 1 Nicholls State 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
41 Will Perdue C 7-0 240 10 Vanderbilt 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
45 Chuck Person SF 6-8 220 12 Auburn 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
50 David Robinson C 7-1 250 9 Navy 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
  Brett Robisch FC 6-11 236 0 Oklahoma State 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
31 Malik Rose F 6-7 250 2 Drexel 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States
11 Brandon Williams GF 6-6 215 1 Davidson 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

1998-1999 San Antonio Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Johnson M. Elie S. Elliott T. Duncan D. Robinson
Rotation A. Daniels J. Jackson J. Kersey M. Rose W. Perdue
Rotation   S. Kerr   G. King  
Lim PT   B. Williams A. Gaze    

1998-1999 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1San Antonio Spurs37-13-
2Utah Jazz37-130
3Houston Rockets31-196
4Minnesota Timberwolves25-2512
5Dallas Mavericks19-3118
6Denver Nuggets14-3623
7Vancouver Grizzlies8-4229

1998-1999 San Antonio Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Tim Duncan Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP (1999)
Tim Duncan All-NBA First Team (1999)
Tim Duncan Player Of The Month (Mar 99)
Tim Duncan Player Of The Week (03/07/99)
Tim Duncan All-NBA Defensive First Team (1999)

1998-1999 San Antonio Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Tim Duncan 50 39.3 21.7 11.4 2.4 0.9 2.5 2.9
David Robinson 49 31.7 15.8 10.0 2.1 1.4 2.4 2.2
Sean Elliott 50 30.2 11.2 4.3 2.3 0.5 0.3 1.4
Avery Johnson 50 33.4 9.7 2.4 7.4 1.0 0.2 2.2
Mario Elie 47 27.5 9.7 2.9 1.9 1.0 0.3 1.3
Jaren Jackson 47 18.3 6.4 2.1 1.0 0.9 0.2 0.8
Malik Rose 47 12.9 6.0 3.9 0.6 0.9 0.5 1.2
Antonio Daniels 47 13.1 4.7 1.1 2.3 0.6 0.1 0.9
Steve Kerr 44 16.7 4.4 1.0 1.1 0.5 0.1 0.5
Jerome Kersey 45 15.5 3.2 2.9 0.9 0.8 0.3 0.7
Will Perdue 37 12.0 2.4 3.7 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.6
Gerard King 19 3.3 1.2 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
Andrew Gaze 19 3.1 1.1 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
Brandon Williams 3 1.3 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

1998-1999 San Antonio Spurs Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Tim Duncan was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1997 NBA Draft by the San Antonio Spurs. Tim Duncan signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on July 23, 1997.

David Robinson was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 1987 NBA Draft by the San Antonio Spurs. David Robinson signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on October 1, 1987. David Robinson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on December 5, 1995.

Acquired via Trade

Antonio Daniels was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Vancouver Grizzlies on June 24, 1998.

Sean Elliott was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Detroit Pistons on July 19, 1994. Sean Elliott re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on September 29, 1995.

Steve Kerr was acquired in a sign and trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Chicago Bulls on January 21, 1999.

Will Perdue was acquired in a trade by the San Antonio Spurs from the Chicago Bulls on October 2, 1995.

Acquired via Free Agency

Mario Elie signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

Andrew Gaze signed a contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

Jaren Jackson signed a contract with the San Antonio Spurs on September 29, 1997. Jaren Jackson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

Avery Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs on July 21, 1994. Avery Johnson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on July 2, 1997.

Jerome Kersey signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

Gerard King signed a contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

Malik Rose signed a contract with the San Antonio Spurs on September 29, 1997. Malik Rose re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

Brandon Williams signed a contract as a free agent with the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 1999.

1998-1999 San Antonio Spurs Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Peter M. Holt Owner, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer 1993-1994 N/A
Rick Pych Chief Financial Officer 1993-1994 N/A
Gregg Popovich Head Coach, VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 1996-1997 Vice President of Basketball Operations (San Antonio Spurs, 1994 to 2002)
Hank Egan Assistant Coach 1994-1995 N/A
Paul Pressey Assistant Coach 1994-1995 Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 1992 to 1994)
Mike Budenholzer Assistant Coach 1996-1997 Video Coordinator (San Antonio Spurs, 1994 to 1996)
R.C. Buford Assistant General Manager 1997-1998 Head Scout (San Antonio Spurs, 1994 to 1997)
Brett Brown Basketball Operations Assistant 1998-1999 N/A
Joe Prunty Video Coordinator 1997-1998 Assistant Video Coordinator (San Antonio Spurs, 1996 to 1997)
Lawrence Payne Executive VP 1976-1977 N/A
Will Sevening Head Athletic Trainer 1998-1999 Strength and Conditioning Coach (Indiana Pacers, 1994 to 1998)
Mike Brungardt Strength and Conditioning Coach 1994-1995 N/A
Tom James Director of Medical Services 1994-1995 Media Services Manager (San Antonio Spurs, 1990 to 1994)