San Diego Rockets Regular Season Rosters

1967-1968 San Diego Rockets Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Bud Acton SF 6-6 210 0 Hillsdale (MI) 1967 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Jim Barnett GF 6-4 170 1 Oregon 1966 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
John Barnhill G 6-1 180 5 Tennessee State 1959 Rnd 11 Pick 6 United States
John Block FC 6-9 207 1 USC 1966 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
Tyrone Britt G 6-4 190 0 Johnson C. Smith 1967 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Hank Finkel C 7-0 240 1 Dayton 1964 Rnd 4 Pick 5 United States
Dave Gambee F 6-6 215 9 Oregon State 1958 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
Johnny Green SF 6-5 200 8 Michigan State 1959 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Elvin Hayes FC 6-9 235 0 Houston 1968 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Nick Jones G 6-2 190 0 Oregon 1967 Rnd 3 Pick 12 United States
Toby Kimball PF 6-6 220 1 Connecticut 1965 Rnd 3 Pick 9 United States
Don Kojis SF 6-3 202 4 Marquette 1961 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
Jon McGlocklin GF 6-5 205 2 Indiana 1965 Rnd 3 Pick 7 United States
Pat Riley SG 6-4 205 0 Kentucky 1967 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
Jim Ware F 6-7 210 1 Oklahoma City 1966 Rnd 3 Pick 6 United States
Art Williams PG 6-1 180 0 Cal Poly - Pomona 1967 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States

1967-1968 San Diego Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Barnhill D. Kojis J. McGlocklin T. Kimball J. Block
Rotation A. Williams P. Riley J. Barnett   H. Finkel
Rotation   N. Jones D. Gambee    
Rotation   T. Britt B. Acton    
Rotation     J. Ware    

1967-1968 Western Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1St. Louis Hawks56-26-
2Los Angeles Lakers52-304
3San Francisco Warriors43-3913
4Chicago Bulls29-5327
5Seattle SuperSonics23-5933
6San Diego Rockets15-6741

1967-1968 San Diego Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Don Kojis Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1968)

1967-1968 San Diego Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Don Kojis 69 36.9 19.7 10.3 2.6
Dave Gambee 80 21.9 13.4 5.8 1.2
John Block 52 34.7 20.2 11.0 1.4
Toby Kimball 81 31.1 11.0 11.7 1.8
Jon McGlocklin 65 28.9 12.1 3.1 2.7
John Barnhill 75 25.1 9.9 2.3 3.5
Art Williams 79 22.0 8.1 3.6 4.9
Pat Riley 80 15.8 7.8 2.2 1.7
Hank Finkel 53 21.1 11.6 7.1 1.4
Johnny Green 42 25.5 13.9 10.1 1.4
Jim Barnett 47 22.7 9.4 3.3 2.9
Nick Jones 42 14.4 5.4 1.6 2.1
Bud Acton 23 8.5 3.3 2.0 0.5
Jim Ware 30 7.6 2.4 2.6 0.2
Tyrone Britt 11 7.6 2.5 1.4 1.1

1967-1968 San Diego Rockets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Nick Jones was selected as the #12 pick in the 3 Round of the 1967 NBA Draft by the San Diego Rockets. Nick Jones signed a contract with the San Diego Rockets on September 1, 1967.

Pat Riley was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 1967 NBA Draft by the San Diego Rockets. Pat Riley signed a multi-year contract with the San Diego Rockets on May 24, 1967.

Acquired via Expansion Draft

Jim Barnett was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Boston Celtics on May 1, 1967.

John Barnhill was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Washington Wizards on May 1, 1967.

John Block was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Los Angeles Lakers on May 1, 1967.

Hank Finkel was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Los Angeles Lakers on May 1, 1967.

Dave Gambee was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Philadelphia Sixers on May 1, 1967.

Toby Kimball was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Boston Celtics on May 1, 1967.

Don Kojis was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Chicago Bulls on May 1, 1967.

Jon McGlocklin was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Cincinnati Royals on May 1, 1967.

Jim Ware was taken in the 1967 Expansion Draft by the San Diego Rockets from the Cincinnati Royals on May 1, 1967.

Acquired via Free Agency

Bud Acton signed a contract as a free agent with the San Diego Rockets on February 1, 1968.

Tyrone Britt signed a contract as a free agent with the San Diego Rockets on February 1, 1968.

Art Williams signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the San Diego Rockets on October 3, 1967.