Washington Wizards Regular Season Rosters

2004-2005 Washington Wizards Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
9 Gilbert Arenas G 6-3 191 3 Arizona 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
2 Steve Blake G 6-3 172 1 Maryland 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 9 United States
10 Damone Brown F 6-9 200 3 Syracuse 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
5 Kwame Brown C 6-11 290 3 Glynn Academy (Georgia) 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
12 Juan Dixon G 6-3 164 2 Maryland 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
6 Gerald Fitch G 6-3 188 0 Kentucky 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Jarvis Hayes SF 6-6 220 1 Georgia 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States / Qatar
33 Brendan Haywood C 7-0 263 3 North Carolina 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
20 Larry Hughes G 6-5 184 6 Saint Louis 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
4 Antawn Jamison F 6-9 235 6 North Carolina 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
1 Jared Jeffries PF 6-11 240 2 Indiana 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
8 Anthony Peeler G 6-4 208 12 Missouri 1992 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
7 Laron Profit G-F 6-5 204 4 Maryland 1999 Rnd 2 Pick 9 United States
34 Peter John Ramos C 7-3 276 0 Criollos de Caguas (United States) 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 3 Puerto Rico / United States
51 Michael Ruffin F-C 6-9 245 4 Tulsa 1999 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
12 Billy Thomas G 6-4 208 0 Kansas 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
36 Etan Thomas C 6-9 256 4 Syracuse 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States
52 Samaki Walker PF 6-9 250 8 Louisville 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States

2004-2005 Washington Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Arenas L. Hughes A. Jamison J. Jeffries B. Haywood
Rotation S. Blake J. Dixon     K. Brown
Rotation   A. Peeler     M. Ruffin
Rotation         E. Thomas
Lim PT   L. Profit J. Hayes   P. Ramos
Lim PT     D. Brown    

2004-2005 Southeast Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Miami Heat59-23-
2Washington Wizards45-3714
3Orlando Magic36-4623
4Charlotte Bobcats18-6441
5Atlanta Hawks13-6946

2004-2005 Washington Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Gilbert Arenas All-NBA Third Team (2005)
Gilbert Arenas Player Of The Week (12/05/04)
Larry Hughes Player Of The Week (01/16/05)
Larry Hughes All-NBA Defensive First Team (2005)
Gilbert Arenas Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2005)
Antawn Jamison Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2005)
Gilbert Arenas Skills Challenge Participant (2005)
Antawn Jamison PBWA Magic Johnson Award (2005)

2004-2005 Washington Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Gilbert Arenas 80 40.9 25.5 4.7 5.1 1.7 0.3 3.0
Larry Hughes 61 38.7 22.0 6.3 4.7 2.9 0.3 2.5
Antawn Jamison 68 38.3 19.6 7.6 2.3 0.8 0.2 1.7
Brendan Haywood 68 27.4 9.4 6.8 0.8 0.8 1.7 1.4
Jarvis Hayes 54 28.9 10.2 4.2 1.7 0.9 0.2 1.1
Jared Jeffries 77 26.1 6.8 4.9 2.0 0.9 0.5 1.5
Juan Dixon 63 16.7 8.0 1.9 1.8 0.7 0.1 1.1
Etan Thomas 47 20.8 7.1 5.2 0.4 0.4 1.1 1.1
Kwame Brown 42 21.6 7.0 4.9 0.9 0.6 0.4 1.6
Steve Blake 44 14.7 4.3 1.6 1.6 0.3 0.0 0.9
Anthony Peeler 40 13.2 3.8 1.6 1.4 0.5 0.1 0.7
Laron Profit 42 10.2 3.2 1.8 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.6
Michael Ruffin 79 16.0 1.4 4.2 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.6
Damone Brown 14 10.9 3.9 2.0 1.0 0.1 0.4 1.1
Samaki Walker 14 9.6 1.7 1.3 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.6
Peter John Ramos 6 3.3 1.8 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.5

2004-2005 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.

Peter John Ramos was selected as the #3 pick in the Second Round of the 2004 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Peter John Ramos signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on July 21, 2004.

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. Brendan Haywood signed a multi-year extension with the Washington Wizards on October 31, 2004.

Acquired via Trade

Antawn Jamison was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Dallas Mavericks on June 24, 2004.

Etan Thomas was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Dallas Mavericks on February 22, 2001. Etan Thomas re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 26, 2004.

Acquired via Free Agency

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

Damone Brown signed a contract with the Washington Wizards on March 19, 2005. Damone Brown re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on March 30, 2005. Damone Brown re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on April 10, 2005.

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

Anthony Peeler signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on July 29, 2004.

Laron Profit signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 30, 2004.

Michael Ruffin signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on July 29, 2004.

2004-2005 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 Basketball Operations 2003-2004 Senior Director of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 1994 to 2003)
Ernie Grunfeld President of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2003-2004 General Manager (Milwaukee Bucks, 1999 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)
Mike Wilson Director of College Scouting 2004-2005 Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2002 to 2004)
Eric Waters Head Athletic Trainer 2004-2005 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Chicago Bulls, 2000 to 2004)
Andrew Cleary Strength and Conditioning Coach 2004-2005 N/A
Milt Newton VP of Player Personnel 2003-2004 N/A
Tim Connelly Director of Pro Personnel 2004-2005 Scout (Washington Wizards, 2000 to 2004)
Navin Hettiarachchi Assistant Athletic Trainer 2003-2004 N/A