Washington Bullets Regular Season Rosters

1986-1987 Washington Bullets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
10 Michael Adams PG 5-10 163 1 Boston College 1985 Rnd 3 Pick 19 United States
4 Manute Bol C 7-7 200 1 Bridgeport 1985 Rnd 2 Pick 7 South Sudan
33 Terry Catledge F 6-8 220 1 South Alabama 1985 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
12 Darwin Cook G 6-3 184 0 Portland 1980 Rnd 4 Pick 1 United States
25 Darren Daye FC 6-8 220 3 UCLA 1983 Rnd 3 Pick 10 United States
  Dave Henderson G 6-5 195 0 Duke 1986 Rnd 3 Pick 11 United States
15 Frank Johnson G 6-1 185 5 Wake Forest 1981 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
44 Anthony Jones GF 6-6 195 0 UNLV 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States
23 Charles A. Jones FC 6-9 215 5 Albany State (GA) 1979 Rnd 8 Pick 18 United States
24 Jeff Malone SG 6-4 205 3 Mississippi State 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
4 Moses Malone C 6-10 215 10 Petersburg High School (Virginia) 1976 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
42 Jay Murphy FC 6-9 220 2 Boston College 1984 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
25 Mike O'Koren GF 6-7 207 6 North Carolina 1980 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
5 Dan Roundfield PF 6-8 205 10 Central Michigan 1975 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
31 Jay Vincent F 6-7 220 5 Michigan State 1981 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
2 Ennis Whatley SG 6-3 177 3 Alabama 1983 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
34 John Williams FC 6-8 235 0 LSU 1986 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
32 Leon Wood G 6-3 185 2 Cal State Fullerton 1984 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States

1986-1987 Washington Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters E. Whatley J. Malone T. Catledge C. Jones M. Malone
Rotation M. Adams D. Cook J. Vincent J. Williams M. Bol
Rotation F. Johnson        
Lim PT       D. Roundfield  
Lim PT       J. Murphy  

1986-1987 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Boston Celtics59-23-
2Philadelphia Sixers45-3714
3Washington Bullets42-4017
4New Jersey Nets24-5835
5New York Knicks24-5835

1986-1987 Washington Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Moses Malone All-NBA Second Team (1987)
Moses Malone Player Of The Week (02/22/87)
Moses Malone Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1987)
Jeff Malone Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1987)

1986-1987 Washington Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Moses Malone 73 33.9 24.2 11.3 1.7 0.8 1.3 2.7
Jeff Malone 80 34.5 21.9 2.8 3.7 0.9 0.2 2.3
Terry Catledge 78 27.6 13.1 7.2 0.7 0.6 0.2 1.9
John Williams 78 22.7 9.2 4.7 2.4 1.7 0.4 1.6
Jay Vincent 51 27.2 13.3 4.1 1.7 0.8 0.3 1.5
Ennis Whatley 73 24.9 8.5 2.7 5.4 1.3 0.1 1.9
Darwin Cook 82 17.3 7.5 1.8 1.8 1.2 0.2 1.2
Michael Adams 63 20.7 7.2 2.0 3.9 1.3 0.1 1.3
Charles A. Jones 79 20.5 3.6 4.5 1.0 0.8 2.1 1.0
Manute Bol 82 18.9 3.1 4.4 0.1 0.2 3.7 0.8
Dan Roundfield 36 18.6 6.6 4.7 1.1 0.3 0.4 1.4
Frank Johnson 18 22.2 8.5 1.7 3.1 1.2 0.0 1.7
Jay Murphy 21 6.7 3.4 1.9 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3
Anthony Jones 16 7.1 2.3 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.1 0.7
Mike O'Koren 15 8.2 2.1 0.9 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.4

1986-1987 Washington Bullets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Manute Bol was selected as the #7 pick in the Second Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Manute Bol signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 1, 1985.

Frank Johnson was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 1981 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Frank Johnson signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on October 1, 1981. Frank Johnson re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on October 14, 1986.

Jeff Malone was selected as the #10 pick in the First Round of the 1983 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Jeff Malone signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 1, 1983.

John Williams was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. John Williams signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on October 14, 1986.

Acquired via Trade

Terry Catledge was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 16, 1986.

Darwin Cook was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the New Jersey Nets on August 8, 1986.

Moses Malone was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Philadelphia Sixers on June 16, 1986.

Dan Roundfield was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Detroit Pistons on June 17, 1985.

Jay Vincent was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Dallas Mavericks on September 3, 1986.

Acquired via Free Agency

Michael Adams signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on November 21, 1986.

Charles A. Jones signed a contract with the Washington Wizards on February 14, 1985. Charles A. Jones re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on February 24, 1985. Charles A. Jones re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 1, 1985.

Jay Murphy signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 3, 1986.

Ennis Whatley signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 4, 1986.

1986-1987 Washington Bullets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Abe Pollin Owner 1964-1965 N/A
Kevin Loughery Head Coach 1985-1986 Head Coach (Chicago Bulls, 1983 to 1985)
Bob Ferry General Manager 1973-1974 N/A