Washington Wizards Regular Season Rosters

2003-2004 Washington Wizards Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
9 Gilbert Arenas G 6-3 191 2 Arizona 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
35 Lonny Baxter PF 6-8 260 1 Maryland 2002 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States
2 Steve Blake G 6-3 172 0 Maryland 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 9 United States
21 Torraye Braggs F 6-8 245 3 Xavier 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States
5 Kwame Brown C 6-11 290 2 Glynn Academy (Georgia) 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
32 Mitchell Butler SG 6-5 210 9 UCLA 1993 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
12 Juan Dixon G 6-3 164 1 Maryland 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
24 Jarvis Hayes SF 6-6 220 0 Georgia 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States / Qatar
33 Brendan Haywood C 7-0 263 2 North Carolina 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
20 Larry Hughes G 6-5 184 5 Saint Louis 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
4 Antawn Jamison F 6-9 235 5 North Carolina 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
1 Jared Jeffries PF 6-11 240 1 Indiana 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
22 Brevin Knight G 5-10 170 6 Stanford 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
44 Christian Laettner PF 6-11 245 11 Duke 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
42 Jerry Stackhouse SF 6-6 218 8 North Carolina 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
36 Etan Thomas C 6-9 256 3 Syracuse 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
55 Jahidi White FC 6-9 290 5 Georgetown 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 14 United States
12 Chris Whitney PG 6-0 168 10 Clemson 1993 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States

2003-2004 Washington Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Arenas L. Hughes J. Hayes K. Brown B. Haywood
Rotation S. Blake J. Dixon J. Stackhouse J. Jeffries E. Thomas
Rotation C. Whitney M. Butler   C. Laettner  
Lim PT       L. Baxter  

2003-2004 Atlantic Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1New Jersey Nets47-35-
2Miami Heat42-405
3New York Knicks39-438
4Boston Celtics36-4611
5Philadelphia Sixers33-4914
6Washington Wizards25-5722
7Orlando Magic21-6126

2003-2004 Washington Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jarvis Hayes All-Rookie Second Team (2004)
Jarvis Hayes Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2004)

2003-2004 Washington Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Larry Hughes 61 33.8 18.8 5.3 2.4 1.6 0.4 2.5
Gilbert Arenas 56 36.9 19.2 4.5 4.9 1.8 0.2 4.0
Kwame Brown 74 30.2 10.9 7.4 1.5 0.9 0.7 1.9
Etan Thomas 79 24.1 8.9 6.7 0.9 0.5 1.6 1.4
Jarvis Hayes 70 29.2 9.6 3.8 1.5 1.0 0.2 1.6
Juan Dixon 71 20.8 9.4 2.1 1.9 1.2 0.1 1.5
Brendan Haywood 77 19.3 7.0 5.0 0.6 0.4 1.3 1.0
Jared Jeffries 82 23.3 5.7 5.2 1.1 0.6 0.3 1.3
Steve Blake 75 18.5 5.9 1.6 2.8 0.8 0.1 1.7
Jerry Stackhouse 26 29.8 13.9 3.6 4.0 0.9 0.1 3.4
Christian Laettner 48 20.5 5.9 4.8 1.9 0.8 0.6 0.9
Brevin Knight 32 18.7 4.2 1.9 3.2 1.6 0.0 1.4
Mitchell Butler 41 13.5 3.3 1.7 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.6
Chris Whitney 16 11.6 2.9 0.9 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.4
Lonny Baxter 12 11.1 3.4 2.6 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.4
Torraye Braggs 4 5.5 1.5 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2
Jahidi White 1 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0

2003-2004 Washington Wizards Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Steve Blake was selected as the #9 pick in the Second Round of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Steve Blake signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 21, 2003.

Kwame Brown was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2001 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Kwame Brown signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on July 13, 2001.

Juan Dixon was selected as the #17 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Juan Dixon signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on July 11, 2002.

Jarvis Hayes was selected as the #10 pick in the First Round of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Jarvis Hayes signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 20, 2003.

Jared Jeffries was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Jared Jeffries signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on July 10, 2002.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Brendan Haywood, the #20 pick in the First Round of the 2001 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Washington Wizards from the Orlando Magic on August 1, 2001. Brendan Haywood signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 2, 2001.

Acquired via Trade

Christian Laettner was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Dallas Mavericks on February 22, 2001. Christian Laettner signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on July 19, 2001.

Jerry Stackhouse was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Detroit Pistons on September 11, 2002. Jerry Stackhouse signed a multi-year extension with the Washington Wizards on July 22, 2003.

Etan Thomas was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Dallas Mavericks on February 22, 2001.

Acquired via Waiver Claim

Lonny Baxter was claimed off of the waiver wire by the Washington Wizards from the Toronto Raptors on February 28, 2004.

Acquired via Free Agency

Gilbert Arenas signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 8, 2003.

Mitchell Butler signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 25, 2003.

Larry Hughes signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on July 18, 2002.

Chris Whitney signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 21, 2003.

2003-2004 Washington Wizards Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Abe Pollin Owner 1964-1965 N/A
Ted Leonsis Minority Owner 1999-2000 N/A
Tommy Sheppard Senior VP of Business Operations 2003-2004 Senior Director of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 1994 to 2003)
Eddie Jordan Head Coach 2003-2004 Head Coach (Sacramento Kings, 1996 to 1998)
Phil Hubbard Assistant Coach 2003-2004 Assistant Coach (Golden State Warriors, 2000 to 2003)
Ernie Grunfeld President, General Manager 2003-2004 General Manager (Milwaukee Bucks, 1999 to 2003)
Milt Newton VP of Player Personnel 2003-2004 N/A
Wes Unseld General Manager 2003-2004 General Manager (Washington Wizards, 1996 to 2000)
Tim Connelly Scout 2000-2001 Assistant Video Coordinator (Washington Wizards, 1999 to 2000)
Darrell Walker Scout 2001-2002 Director of Player Personnel (Washington Wizards, 2000 to 2001)
Steve Stricker Head Athletic Trainer 2001-2002 N/A
Navin Hettiarachchi Assistant Athletic Trainer 2003-2004 N/A