Toronto Raptors Regular Season Rosters

1995-1996 Toronto Raptors Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
  Victor Alexander PF 6-9 265 4 Iowa State 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
40 Willie Anderson SF 6-7 190 7 Georgia 1988 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
13 Doug Christie SG 6-6 200 3 Pepperdine 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
55 Acie Earl PF 6-10 240 2 Iowa 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
4 Vincenzo Esposito SG 6-3 198 0 - 1991 NBA Draft, Undrafted Italy
24 Jimmy King GF 6-5 210 0 Michigan 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
32 Martin Lewis F 6-5 210 0 Seward County CC 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
9 Tony Massenburg PF 6-9 220 3 Maryland 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States
2 Oliver Miller C 6-9 280 3 Arkansas 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
3 Tracy Murray F 6-7 225 3 UCLA 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
52 Dan O'Sullivan C 6-10 250 5 Fordham 1990 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
54 Ed Pinckney F 6-9 195 10 Villanova 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
7 Alvin Robertson SG 6-3 185 11 Arkansas 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
34 Carlos Rogers FC 6-11 220 1 Tennessee State 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
22 John Salley C 6-11 230 9 Georgia Tech 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
20 Damon Stoudamire G 5-10 171 0 Arizona 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
3 Zan Tabak C 7-0 245 1 KK Split (Croatia) 1991 Rnd 2 Pick 24 Croatia
  B.J. Tyler G 6-1 185 1 Texas 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
23 Dwayne Whitfield F 6-9 240 0 Jackson State 1995 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
32 Herb Williams C 6-10 242 14 Ohio State 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
4 Sharone Wright PF 6-11 260 1 Clemson 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States

1995-1996 Toronto Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Stoudamire A. Robertson T. Murray O. Miller Z. Tabak
Rotation   J. King   A. Earl C. Rogers
Rotation   M. Lewis   D. Whitfield  
Rotation   V. Esposito      
Lim PT   D. Christie   S. Wright  
Lim PT   B. Tyler      

1995-1996 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Chicago Bulls72-10-
2Indiana Pacers52-3020
3Cleveland Cavaliers47-3525
4Atlanta Hawks46-3626
5Detroit Pistons46-3626
6Charlotte Hornets41-4131
7Milwaukee Bucks25-5747
8Toronto Raptors21-6151

1995-1996 Toronto Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Damon Stoudamire Rookie Of The Year (1996)
Damon Stoudamire All-Rookie First Team (1996)
Damon Stoudamire Rookie Of The Month (Nov 95, Jan 96)
Damon Stoudamire Rising Stars Challenge Participant (1996)
Damon Stoudamire Rising Stars Challenge MVP (1996)

1995-1996 Toronto Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Damon Stoudamire 70 40.9 19.0 4.0 9.3 1.4 0.3 3.8
Tracy Murray 82 30.0 16.2 4.3 1.6 1.1 0.5 1.6
Oliver Miller 76 33.1 12.9 7.4 2.9 1.4 1.9 2.7
Alvin Robertson 77 32.2 9.3 4.4 4.2 2.2 0.5 2.4
Willie Anderson 49 31.9 12.4 3.8 3.0 1.2 1.0 2.4
Zan Tabak 67 19.9 7.7 4.8 0.9 0.4 0.5 1.5
Carlos Rogers 56 18.6 7.7 3.0 0.6 0.4 0.9 1.1
Ed Pinckney 47 21.9 7.0 6.0 1.1 0.7 0.4 1.1
Doug Christie 32 25.6 10.1 3.8 2.9 1.8 0.5 2.4
Acie Earl 42 15.6 7.5 3.1 0.6 0.4 0.9 1.2
Jimmy King 62 14.0 4.5 1.8 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.0
Tony Massenburg 24 27.5 10.1 6.9 0.8 0.5 0.4 1.5
Sharone Wright 11 27.1 16.5 5.2 1.0 0.5 0.9 2.5
John Salley 25 19.3 6.0 3.9 1.6 0.4 0.5 1.6
Vincenzo Esposito 30 9.4 3.9 0.5 0.8 0.2 0.0 1.3
Martin Lewis 16 11.8 4.7 1.8 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.9
Dwayne Whitfield 8 15.2 5.0 3.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 1.0
Dan O'Sullivan 5 27.8 6.6 6.4 0.4 0.4 0.8 1.0
Herb Williams 1 31.0 6.0 8.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 0.0

1995-1996 Toronto Raptors Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Jimmy King was selected as the #6 pick in the Second Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Toronto Raptors. Jimmy King signed a multi-year contract with the Toronto Raptors on October 6, 1995.

Damon Stoudamire was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Toronto Raptors. Damon Stoudamire signed a multi-year contract with the Toronto Raptors on October 6, 1995.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Martin Lewis, the #21 pick in the Second Round of the 1995 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Toronto Raptors from the Golden State Warriors on September 18, 1995. Martin Lewis signed a contract with the Toronto Raptors on October 6, 1995.

Draft Rights to Dwayne Whitfield, the #11 pick in the Second Round of the 1995 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Toronto Raptors from the Golden State Warriors on September 18, 1995. Dwayne Whitfield signed a contract with the Toronto Raptors on February 23, 1996.

Acquired via Trade

Doug Christie was acquired in a trade by the Toronto Raptors from the New York Knicks on February 18, 1996.

Carlos Rogers was acquired in a trade by the Toronto Raptors from the Golden State Warriors on September 18, 1995.

Sharone Wright was acquired in a trade by the Toronto Raptors from the Philadelphia Sixers on February 22, 1996.

Acquired via Expansion Draft

Acie Earl was taken in the 1995 Expansion Draft by the Toronto Raptors from the Boston Celtics on June 24, 1995.

Oliver Miller was taken in the 1995 Expansion Draft by the Toronto Raptors from the Detroit Pistons on June 24, 1995.

Zan Tabak was taken in the 1995 Expansion Draft by the Toronto Raptors from the Houston Rockets on June 24, 1995.

B.J. Tyler was taken in the 1995 Expansion Draft by the Toronto Raptors from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 24, 1995.

Acquired via Free Agency

Vincenzo Esposito signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Toronto Raptors on May 25, 1995.

Tracy Murray signed a contract as a free agent with the Toronto Raptors on October 31, 1995.

Alvin Robertson signed a contract as a free agent with the Toronto Raptors on October 2, 1995.

1995-1996 Toronto Raptors Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Allan Slaight Owner 1994-1995 N/A
John Bitove Owner 1994-1995 N/A
Isiah Thomas General Manager 1994-1995 N/A
Brendan Malone Head Coach 1995-1996 Assistant Coach (Detroit Pistons, 1988 to 1995)
Bob Zuffelato Assistant Coach, Director of Scouting 1995-1996 Director of Scouting (Toronto Raptors, 1994 to 1998)
Darrell Walker Assistant Coach 1995-1996 N/A
John Shumate Assistant Coach 1995-1996 Head Coach (Southern Methodist, 1988 to 1994)
Jim Thomas Scout 1999-2000 Assistant Coach (Toronto Raptors, 1996 to 1999)
Leo Rautins Television Analyst 1995-1996 N/A
Paul Jones Radio Broadcaster 1995-1996 N/A