Washington Bullets Regular Season Rosters
1978-1979 Washington Bullets Regular Season Roster
|Jersey||Player||Pos||HT||WT||YOS||Pre-Draft Team||Draft Status||Nationality|
|42||Greg Ballard||F||6-7||215||1||Oregon||1977 Rnd 1 Pick 4||United States|
|Phil Chenier||PG||6-3||180||7||California||1971 NBA Draft, Undrafted||United States|
|Dave Corzine||C||6-11||250||0||DePaul||1978 Rnd 1 Pick 18||United States|
|Bob Dandridge||SF||6-6||195||9||Norfolk State||1969 Rnd 4 Pick 2||United States|
|Kevin Grevey||GF||6-5||210||3||Kentucky||1975 Rnd 1 Pick 18||United States|
|Elvin Hayes||FC||6-9||235||10||Houston||1968 Rnd 1 Pick 1||United States|
|Tom Henderson||SG||6-3||190||4||Hawaii||1974 Rnd 1 Pick 7||United States|
|Charles Johnson||PG||6-0||170||6||California||1971 Rnd 6 Pick 8||United States|
|Mitch Kupchak||FC||6-9||230||2||North Carolina||1976 Rnd 1 Pick 13||United States|
|Roger Phegley||SG||6-6||205||0||Bradley||1978 Rnd 1 Pick 14||United States|
|Wes Unseld||FC||6-7||245||10||Louisville||1968 Rnd 1 Pick 2||United States|
|Larry Wright||PG||6-1||160||2||Grambling State||1976 Rnd 1 Pick 14||United States|
1978-1979 Washington Depth Chart
|Starters||T. Henderson||K. Grevey||B. Dandridge||W. Unseld||E. Hayes|
|Rotation||L. Wright||G. Ballard||M. Kupchak||D. Corzine|
|Lim PT||R. Phegley|
1978-1979 Atlantic Division Standings
|3||New Jersey Nets||37-45||17|
|4||New York Knicks||31-51||23|
1978-1979 Washington Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Elvin Hayes||All-NBA First Team (1979)
|Bob Dandridge||All-NBA Second Team (1979)
|Bob Dandridge||All-NBA Defensive First Team (1979)
|Elvin Hayes||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1979)
|Bob Dandridge||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1979)
1978-1979 Washington Season Stat Leaders
1978-1979 Washington Bullets Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Phil Chenier with the Washington Wizards on August 25, 1977.
Mitch Kupchak was selected as the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1976 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Mitch Kupchak signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on September 26, 1976.
Roger Phegley was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 1978 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Roger Phegley signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on September 1, 1978.
Wes Unseld was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1968 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Wes Unseld signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on April 18, 1968. Wes Unseld re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 1, 1971.
|Acquired via Trade
Elvin Hayes was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Houston Rockets on June 23, 1972. Elvin Hayes re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 2, 1972. Elvin Hayes re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 1, 1977.
Tom Henderson was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Atlanta Hawks on January 20, 1977.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Bob Dandridge signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 17, 1977.
Charles Johnson signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on January 24, 1978.
1978-1979 Washington Bullets Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Dick Motta||Head Coach||1976-1977||General Manager (Chicago Bulls, 1973 to 1976)|
|Bernie Bickerstaff||Assistant Coach||1973-1974||N/A|
|Bob Ferry||General Manager||1973-1974||N/A|