Utah Jazz Regular Season Rosters

2002-2003 Utah Jazz Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
26 John Amaechi C 6-10 270 4 Penn State 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
30 Carlos Arroyo PG 6-2 202 1 Florida International 2001 NBA Draft, Undrafted Puerto Rico / United States
22 Curtis Borchardt C 7-0 240 0 Stanford 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
40 Calbert Cheaney GF 6-7 209 9 Indiana 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
31 Jarron Collins C 6-11 248 1 Stanford 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States
15 Matt Harpring F 6-7 230 4 Georgia Tech 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
13 Mark Jackson PG 6-1 180 15 St. John's 1987 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
47 Andrei Kirilenko PF 6-9 235 1 CSKA Moscow (Russia) 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Russia
24 Raul Lopez PG 6-0 175 0 Real Madrid (Spain) 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Spain
32 Karl Malone PF 6-9 265 17 Louisiana Tech 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
44 Tony Massenburg PF 6-9 220 10 Maryland 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States
00 Greg Ostertag C 7-2 280 7 Kansas 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States
34 Scott Padgett F 6-9 240 3 Kentucky 1999 Rnd 1 Pick 28 United States
2 DeShawn Stevenson SG 6-5 218 2 Washington Union High School (California) 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
12 John Stockton PG 6-1 170 18 Gonzaga 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States

2002-2003 Utah Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Stockton C. Cheaney M. Harpring K. Malone G. Ostertag
Rotation M. Jackson D. Stevenson A. Kirilenko T. Massenburg J. Amaechi
Rotation C. Arroyo     S. Padgett  
Lim PT R. Lopez       C. Borchardt
Lim PT         J. Collins

2002-2003 Midwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1San Antonio Spurs60-22-
2Dallas Mavericks60-220
3Minnesota Timberwolves51-319
4Utah Jazz47-3513
5Houston Rockets43-3917
6Memphis Grizzlies28-5432
7Denver Nuggets17-6543

2002-2003 Utah Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Andrei Kirilenko Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2003)

2002-2003 Utah Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Karl Malone 81 36.2 20.6 7.8 4.7 1.7 0.4 2.6
Matt Harpring 78 32.8 17.6 6.6 1.7 0.9 0.2 2.1
Andrei Kirilenko 80 27.7 12.0 5.2 1.7 1.5 2.2 1.7
John Stockton 82 27.7 10.8 2.5 7.7 1.7 0.2 2.2
Calbert Cheaney 81 29.0 8.6 3.5 2.0 0.8 0.2 1.3
Scott Padgett 82 16.1 5.7 3.3 1.0 0.5 0.3 0.9
Greg Ostertag 81 23.8 5.4 6.2 0.7 0.2 1.8 1.3
Mark Jackson 82 17.9 4.7 2.1 4.6 0.6 0.0 1.9
DeShawn Stevenson 61 12.5 4.6 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.8
Tony Massenburg 58 13.7 4.7 2.7 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.9
Carlos Arroyo 44 6.5 2.8 0.6 1.2 0.3 0.0 0.7
Jarron Collins 22 19.1 5.5 2.7 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.9
John Amaechi 50 9.5 2.0 1.5 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.7

2002-2003 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. Jarron Collins re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on July 24, 2002.

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.

Raul Lopez was selected as the #24 pick in the First Round of the 2001 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Raul Lopez signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on September 26, 2002.

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. Scott Padgett re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on September 26, 2002.

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 Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Curtis Borchardt, the #18 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Utah Jazz from the Orlando Magic on June 26, 2002. Curtis Borchardt signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on July 12, 2002.

Acquired via Free Agency

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

Carlos Arroyo signed a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on September 13, 2002.

Calbert Cheaney signed a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on July 30, 2002.

Matt Harpring signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on August 15, 2002.

Mark Jackson signed a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 2, 2002.

Tony Massenburg signed a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on December 15, 2002.

2002-2003 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)
Randy Rigby President 1986-1987 N/A
Kevin O'Connor Senior VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2002-2003 Vice President of Basketball Operations (Utah Jazz, 1999 to 2002)
Jefferson Sweeney Video Coordinator 2000-2001 N/A
Jeff Nelson Advance Scout 1991-1992 N/A
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)