Vancouver Grizzlies Regular Season Rosters

1998-1999 Vancouver Grizzlies Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
3 Shareef Abdur-Rahim F 6-9 225 2 California 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  Corey Beck G 6-1 190 3 Arkansas 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
10 Mike Bibby G 6-2 195 0 Arizona 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
32 Pete Chilcutt F 6-10 230 7 North Carolina 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
24 Terry Dehere SG 6-4 190 5 Seton Hall 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
  Greg Dreiling C 7-1 250 11 Kansas 1986 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
  Reggie Geary SG 6-2 187 2 Arizona 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 27 United States
52 J.R. Henderson F 6-8 226 0 UCLA 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 27 Japan / United States
14 Carl Herrera F 6-9 215 7 Houston 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 3 Trinidad and Tobago / Venezuela
  Sean Higgins F 6-9 205 6 Michigan 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 27 United States
12 Bobby Hurley G 6-0 165 5 Duke 1993 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
13 Felipe Lopez SF 6-5 199 0 St. John's 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 24 Dominican Republic
7 Sam Mack SF 6-7 220 5 Houston 1992 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
44 Tony Massenburg PF 6-9 220 6 Maryland 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 16 United States
11 Lee Mayberry G 6-1 172 6 Arkansas 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
  Dan Muller GF 6-6 210 0 Illinois State 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
40 Makhtar N'Diaye F 6-8 245 0 - 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted Senegal / United States
1 Cherokee Parks C 6-11 235 3 Duke 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
50 Bryant Reeves C 7-0 275 3 Oklahoma State 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
12 Rodrick Rhodes G-F 6-6 225 1 USC 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
23 Jason Sasser F 6-7 225 1 Texas Tech 1996 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
34 Michael Smith F 6-8 230 4 Providence 1994 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
2 Doug West G-F 6-6 200 9 Villanova 1989 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
6 DeJuan Wheat G 6-0 165 1 Louisville 1997 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States

1998-1999 Vancouver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Bibby F. Lopez S. Abdur-Rahim T. Massenburg C. Parks
Rotation L. Mayberry D. West   M. Smith B. Reeves
Rotation D. Wheat     J. Henderson P. Chilcutt
Rotation       M. N'Diaye  
Lim PT   T. Dehere R. Rhodes    

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 Vancouver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Mike Bibby All-Rookie First Team (1999)

1998-1999 Vancouver Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Shareef Abdur-Rahim 50 40.4 23.0 7.5 3.4 1.4 1.1 3.7
Mike Bibby 50 35.2 13.2 2.7 6.5 1.6 0.1 2.9
Tony Massenburg 43 26.6 11.2 6.0 0.5 0.6 0.9 1.5
Felipe Lopez 47 25.9 9.3 3.5 1.3 1.0 0.3 1.7
Bryant Reeves 25 28.1 10.8 5.5 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.9
Cherokee Parks 48 23.3 5.5 5.1 0.8 0.6 0.6 1.0
Sam Mack 19 30.4 12.7 2.8 1.2 1.1 0.1 1.1
Michael Smith 48 22.9 4.8 7.3 1.0 1.0 0.4 1.2
DeJuan Wheat 46 12.8 4.5 1.0 2.2 0.6 0.0 1.0
Pete Chilcutt 46 15.2 3.6 2.5 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.6
J.R. Henderson 30 11.0 3.2 1.6 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.6
Doug West 14 21.0 5.8 1.8 1.4 1.1 0.5 0.9
Terry Dehere 22 12.3 3.4 1.0 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.6
Rodrick Rhodes 10 12.3 3.4 1.3 1.0 0.4 0.2 1.5
Lee Mayberry 9 14.0 2.2 0.3 2.6 0.8 0.0 1.2
Jason Sasser 6 6.5 1.8 1.2 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3
Carl Herrera 4 10.5 1.5 2.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 1.0
Makhtar N'Diaye 4 6.8 1.2 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.2

1998-1999 Vancouver Grizzlies Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Shareef Abdur-Rahim was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1996 NBA Draft by the Vancouver Grizzlies. Shareef Abdur-Rahim signed a multi-year contract with the Vancouver Grizzlies on August 6, 1996. Shareef Abdur-Rahim signed a multi-year extension with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 26, 1999.

Mike Bibby was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Vancouver Grizzlies. Mike Bibby signed a multi-year contract with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 22, 1999.

J.R. Henderson was selected as the #27 pick in the Second Round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Vancouver Grizzlies. J.R. Henderson signed a contract with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 22, 1999.

Bryant Reeves was selected as the #6 pick in the First Round of the 1995 NBA Draft by the Vancouver Grizzlies. Bryant Reeves signed a multi-year contract with the Vancouver Grizzlies on September 25, 1995. Bryant Reeves signed a multi-year extension with the Vancouver Grizzlies on July 8, 1997.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Felipe Lopez, the #24 pick in the First Round of the 1998 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Vancouver Grizzlies from the San Antonio Spurs on June 24, 1998. Felipe Lopez signed a multi-year contract with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 22, 1999.

Acquired via Trade

Pete Chilcutt was acquired in a trade by the Vancouver Grizzlies from the Houston Rockets on June 19, 1996.

Tony Massenburg was acquired in a trade by the Vancouver Grizzlies from the Boston Celtics on October 28, 1997.

Rodrick Rhodes was acquired in a trade by the Vancouver Grizzlies from the Houston Rockets on March 11, 1999.

Michael Smith was acquired in a trade by the Vancouver Grizzlies from the Sacramento Kings on February 18, 1998.

Doug West was acquired in a trade by the Vancouver Grizzlies from the Minnesota Timberwolves on February 18, 1998.

Acquired via Free Agency

Terry Dehere signed a contract with the Vancouver Grizzlies on March 23, 1999. Terry Dehere re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Vancouver Grizzlies on April 2, 1999. Terry Dehere re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Vancouver Grizzlies on April 12, 1999.

Lee Mayberry signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Vancouver Grizzlies on July 22, 1996.

Makhtar N'Diaye signed a contract as a free agent with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 22, 1999.

Cherokee Parks signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 22, 1999.

DeJuan Wheat signed a contract as a free agent with the Vancouver Grizzlies on January 29, 1999.