Washington Bullets Regular Season Rosters

1980-1981 Washington Bullets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
42 Greg Ballard F 6-7 215 3 Oregon 1977 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
  Dave Britton SG 6-4 180 0 Texas A&M 1980 Rnd 3 Pick 11 United States
  Lewis Brown C 6-11 225 0 UNLV 1977 Rnd 4 Pick 3 United States
  Austin Carr G 6-4 200 9 Notre Dame 1971 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
22 Don Collins GF 6-6 190 0 Washington State 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
  Bob Dandridge SF 6-6 195 11 Norfolk State 1969 Rnd 4 Pick 2 United States
  Kevin Grevey GF 6-5 210 5 Kentucky 1975 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
  Elvin Hayes FC 6-9 235 12 Houston 1968 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
  Mitch Kupchak FC 6-9 230 4 North Carolina 1976 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
44 Rick Mahorn C 6-10 240 0 Hampton 1980 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
  Wes Matthews G 6-1 170 0 Wisconsin 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
  Andre McCarter G 6-3 190 3 UCLA 1975 Rnd 8 Pick 10 United States
  Keith McCord F - - 0 UAB 1979 Rnd 10 Pick 14 United States
  Kevin Porter PG 6-0 170 8 St. Francis (PA) 1972 Rnd 3 Pick 9 United States
  Anthony Roberts SF 6-5 185 3 Oral Roberts 1977 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
  Carlos Terry SG 6-5 210 1 Winston-Salem State 1978 Rnd 5 Pick 16 United States
  Wes Unseld FC 6-7 245 23 Louisville 1968 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
  John Williamson G 6-2 185 4 New Mexico State 1973 Rnd 6 Pick 10 United States

1980-1981 Washington Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Porter K. Grevey G. Ballard W. Unseld E. Hayes
Rotation   C. Terry B. Dandridge M. Kupchak R. Mahorn
Rotation   A. McCarter A. Roberts    
Lim PT   A. Carr D. Collins    

1980-1981 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics62-20-
2Philadelphia Sixers62-200
3New York Knicks50-3212
4Washington Bullets39-4323
5New Jersey Nets24-5838

1980-1981 Washington Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Elvin Hayes Player Of The Week (11/09/80)

1980-1981 Washington Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Elvin Hayes 81 36.2 17.8 9.7 1.2 0.8 2.1 2.3
Kevin Grevey 75 34.9 17.2 2.9 4.0 0.9 0.2 1.9
Greg Ballard 82 31.8 15.5 7.1 2.4 1.4 0.5 1.4
Kevin Porter 81 31.8 13.4 1.5 9.1 1.4 0.1 3.1
Mitch Kupchak 82 23.6 12.5 6.9 0.8 0.4 0.3 2.0
Wes Matthews 45 25.8 12.3 1.5 4.4 1.0 0.2 3.3
Wes Unseld 63 32.3 8.0 10.7 2.7 0.8 0.6 1.5
Don Collins 34 19.4 9.8 2.4 2.2 1.0 0.4 2.0
Rick Mahorn 52 13.4 4.8 4.1 0.5 0.4 0.8 0.7
Bob Dandridge 23 23.7 10.0 3.6 2.6 0.7 0.4 1.4
Austin Carr 39 14.9 4.9 1.3 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.8
Carlos Terry 26 19.4 7.2 4.5 2.7 1.0 0.5 2.2
Anthony Roberts 26 13.5 4.9 2.6 0.8 0.4 0.0 1.1
Andre McCarter 43 10.4 2.8 0.9 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.6
John Williamson 9 12.4 4.7 0.8 1.9 0.4 0.1 1.3
Dave Britton 2 4.5 2.0 1.0 1.5 0.5 0.0 1.0
Keith McCord 2 4.5 2.0 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 1.0
Lewis Brown 2 2.5 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

1980-1981 Washington Bullets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Greg Ballard was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1977 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Greg Ballard signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 25, 1977.

Kevin Grevey was selected as the #18 pick in the First Round of the 1975 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Kevin Grevey signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on June 20, 1975.

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.

Rick Mahorn was selected as the #12 pick in the Second Round of the 1980 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Rick Mahorn signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on September 1, 1980.

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. Wes Unseld re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on July 1, 1980.

Acquired via Trade

Austin Carr was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Dallas Mavericks on November 6, 1980.

Don Collins was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Atlanta Hawks on January 17, 1981.

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.

Acquired via Free Agency

Bob Dandridge signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 17, 1977.

Andre McCarter signed a contract with the Washington Wizards on December 27, 1980. Andre McCarter re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on January 6, 1981. Andre McCarter re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on January 17, 1981.

Kevin Porter signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on July 12, 1979.

Anthony Roberts signed a contract with the Washington Wizards on December 27, 1980. Anthony Roberts re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on January 6, 1981. Anthony Roberts re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on January 16, 1981.

Carlos Terry signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 8, 1980.

1980-1981 Washington Bullets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Abe Pollin Owner 1964-1965 N/A
Gene Shue Head Coach 1980-1981 Head Coach (Los Angeles Clippers, 1978 to 1980)
Bernie Bickerstaff Assistant Coach 1973-1974 N/A
Bob Ferry General Manager 1973-1974 N/A