Utah Jazz Regular Season Rosters

2001-2002 Utah Jazz Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
26 John Amaechi C 6-10 270 3 Penn State 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
31 Jarron Collins C 6-11 248 0 Stanford 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States
25 John Crotty PG 6-1 185 10 Virginia 1991 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
47 Andrei Kirilenko PF 6-9 235 0 CSKA Moscow (Russia) 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Russia
5 Rusty LaRue SG 6-2 210 3 Wake Forest 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
20 Quincy Lewis SF 6-7 215 2 Minnesota 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
32 Karl Malone PF 6-9 265 16 Louisiana Tech 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
42 Donyell Marshall F 6-9 245 7 Connecticut 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
00 Greg Ostertag C 7-2 280 6 Kansas 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States
34 Scott Padgett F 6-9 240 2 Kentucky 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States
3 Bryon Russell SG 6-7 225 8 Long Beach State 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States
9 John Starks SG 6-3 180 12 Oklahoma State 1988 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
2 DeShawn Stevenson SG 6-5 218 1 Washington Union High School (California) 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
12 John Stockton PG 6-1 170 17 Gonzaga 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States

2001-2002 Utah Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Stockton B. Russell A. Kirilenko K. Malone J. Collins
Rotation   Q. Lewis D. Marshall S. Padgett G. Ostertag
Rotation   R. LaRue      
Lim PT J. Crotty D. Stevenson     J. Amaechi
Lim PT   J. Starks      

2001-2002 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1San Antonio Spurs58-24-
2Dallas Mavericks57-251
3Minnesota Timberwolves50-328
4Utah Jazz44-3814
5Houston Rockets28-5430
6Denver Nuggets27-5531
7Memphis Grizzlies23-5935

2001-2002 Utah Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Karl Malone Player Of The Week (02/17/02)
Andrei Kirilenko All-Rookie First Team (2002)
Karl Malone Western All-Star Coaches Selection (2002)
Andrei Kirilenko Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2002)

2001-2002 Utah Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Karl Malone 80 38.0 22.4 8.6 4.3 1.9 0.7 3.3
John Stockton 82 31.3 13.4 3.2 8.2 1.9 0.3 2.5
Andrei Kirilenko 82 26.2 10.7 4.9 1.1 1.4 1.9 1.3
Donyell Marshall 58 30.2 14.8 7.6 1.7 0.9 1.2 2.1
Bryon Russell 66 30.3 9.6 4.5 2.1 1.0 0.3 1.7
Scott Padgett 75 17.3 6.7 3.8 1.1 0.6 0.2 0.9
Jarron Collins 70 20.6 6.4 4.2 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.8
DeShawn Stevenson 67 16.9 4.9 2.0 1.7 0.4 0.4 1.0
John Starks 66 14.1 4.4 1.0 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.8
John Crotty 41 19.6 6.9 1.8 3.4 0.5 0.0 1.2
Greg Ostertag 74 15.0 3.3 4.2 0.7 0.2 1.5 0.7
Rusty LaRue 33 16.4 5.8 1.5 2.2 0.5 0.2 1.3
John Amaechi 54 10.9 3.2 2.0 0.5 0.1 0.2 1.0
Quincy Lewis 36 13.6 4.0 1.2 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.9

2001-2002 Utah Jazz Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Jarron Collins was selected as the #24 pick in the Second Round of the 2001 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Jarron Collins signed a contract with the Utah Jazz on September 24, 2001.

Andrei Kirilenko was selected as the #24 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Andrei Kirilenko signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on August 16, 2001.

Quincy Lewis was selected as the #19 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Quincy Lewis signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on July 20, 1999.

Karl Malone was selected as the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Karl Malone signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on August 8, 1985. Karl Malone signed an extension with the Utah Jazz on September 1, 1988. Karl Malone re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on September 25, 1990. Karl Malone signed an extension with the Utah Jazz on January 13, 1996. Karl Malone re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on August 1, 1999.

Greg Ostertag was selected as the #28 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Greg Ostertag signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on October 4, 1995. Greg Ostertag signed a multi-year extension with the Utah Jazz on September 25, 1997.

Scott Padgett was selected as the #28 pick in the First Round of the 1999 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Scott Padgett signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on August 7, 1999.

Bryon Russell was selected as the #18 pick in the Second Round of the 1993 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Bryon Russell signed a contract with the Utah Jazz on August 6, 1993. Bryon Russell re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on August 31, 1994. Bryon Russell re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on July 16, 1997.

DeShawn Stevenson was selected as the #23 pick in the First Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. DeShawn Stevenson signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on July 14, 2000.

John Stockton was selected as the #16 pick in the First Round of the 1984 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. John Stockton signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on September 26, 1984. John Stockton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 3, 1990. John Stockton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 2, 1996. John Stockton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 1, 1999. John Stockton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on September 27, 2001.

Acquired via Trade

Donyell Marshall was acquired in a trade by the Utah Jazz from the Golden State Warriors on August 16, 2000.

Acquired via Free Agency

John Amaechi signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on July 20, 2001.

John Crotty signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on August 11, 2000.

Rusty LaRue signed a contract with the Utah Jazz on January 29, 2002. Rusty LaRue re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on February 11, 2002. Rusty LaRue re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on February 21, 2002.

John Starks signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on August 4, 2000.

2001-2002 Utah Jazz Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Larry Miller Owner 1985-1986 N/A
Jerry Sloan Head Coach 1988-1989 Assistant Coach (Utah Jazz, 1984 to 1988)
Phil Johnson Assistant Coach 1988-1989 Head Coach (Sacramento Kings, 1985 to 1987)
Gordon Chiesa Assistant Coach 1989-1990 N/A
Kenny Natt Assistant Coach 1995-1996 Assistant Coach (Youngstown State, 1994 to 1995)
Kevin O'Connor VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 1999-2000 Director of Player Personnel (Philadelphia Sixers, 1997 to 1999)
David Freeman Director of Scouting 2001-2002 N/A
Jefferson Sweeney Video Coordinator 2000-2001 N/A
Brad Jones Regional Scout 2001-2002 N/A
Jeff Nelson Advance Scout 1991-1992 N/A
Brian Zettler Equipment Manager 1997-1998 N/A
Dennis Lindsey Director of Player Personnel 1998-1999 Video Coordinator (Utah Jazz, 1996 to 1998)
Mark McKown Assistant Coach, Player Development Coach 1997-1998 N/A
Gary Briggs Head Athletic Trainer 2000-2001 Head Athletic Trainer (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1982 to 2000)
Ron Boone Television Analyst 1988-1989 N/A
Rod Hundley Television Play-By-Play 1974-1975 N/A