Washington Wizards Regular Season Rosters

2005-2006 Washington Wizards Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
9 Gilbert Arenas G 6-3 191 4 Arizona 2001 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States
7 Chucky Atkins G 5-11 185 7 South Florida 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
7 Andray Blatche PF 6-11 260 0 South Kent School (Connecticut) 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States / Philippines
52 Calvin Booth C 6-11 230 6 Penn State 1999 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
3 Caron Butler SF 6-7 228 3 Connecticut 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States
6 Antonio Daniels G 6-4 195 8 Bowling Green 1997 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
24 Jarvis Hayes SF 6-6 220 2 Georgia 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States / Qatar
33 Brendan Haywood C 7-0 263 4 North Carolina 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
4 Antawn Jamison F 6-9 235 7 North Carolina 1998 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
1 Jared Jeffries PF 6-11 240 3 Indiana 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States
34 Peter John Ramos C 7-3 276 1 Criollos de Caguas (United States) 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 3 Puerto Rico / United States
51 Michael Ruffin F-C 6-9 245 5 Tulsa 1999 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
35 Awvee Storey F-G 6-6 222 1 Arizona State 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
21 Donell Taylor G 6-6 180 0 UAB 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
12 Billy Thomas G 6-4 208 1 Kansas 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
36 Etan Thomas C 6-9 256 5 Syracuse 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States

2005-2006 Washington Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters G. Arenas C. Butler J. Jeffries A. Jamison B. Haywood
Rotation A. Daniels B. Thomas J. Hayes   C. Booth
Rotation         M. Ruffin
Rotation         E. Thomas
Lim PT D. Taylor   A. Storey A. Blatche P. Ramos

2005-2006 Southeast Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Miami Heat52-30-
2Washington Wizards42-4010
3Orlando Magic36-4616
4Charlotte Bobcats26-5626
5Atlanta Hawks26-5626

2005-2006 Washington Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Gilbert Arenas All-NBA Third Team (2006)
Gilbert Arenas Player Of The Week (11/14/05, 02/13/06, 02/27/06)
Gilbert Arenas Eastern All-Star Replacement Selection (2006)
Gilbert Arenas Three Point Shootout Participant (2006)

2005-2006 Washington Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Gilbert Arenas 80 42.3 29.3 3.5 6.0 2.0 0.3 3.7
Antawn Jamison 82 40.1 20.5 9.3 1.9 1.1 0.1 1.7
Caron Butler 75 36.1 17.6 6.2 2.5 1.7 0.2 2.3
Antonio Daniels 79 28.9 9.7 2.2 3.6 0.7 0.1 1.1
Brendan Haywood 79 23.8 7.3 5.9 0.6 0.4 1.3 1.2
Jared Jeffries 77 25.3 6.4 4.9 1.9 0.8 0.6 1.3
Etan Thomas 71 15.8 4.7 3.9 0.2 0.3 1.0 0.7
Jarvis Hayes 21 24.6 9.3 3.6 1.3 0.8 0.0 1.0
Chucky Atkins 28 19.7 6.7 1.6 2.5 0.5 0.0 1.1
Donell Taylor 51 9.1 2.7 1.0 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.7
Michael Ruffin 76 13.3 1.4 3.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5
Andray Blatche 29 6.1 2.2 1.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.4
Calvin Booth 33 7.6 1.4 1.6 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2
Awvee Storey 25 4.7 1.7 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2
Billy Thomas 17 7.7 2.2 0.8 0.5 0.6 0.1 0.4

2005-2006 Washington Wizards Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Andray Blatche was selected as the #19 pick in the Second Round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Washington Wizards. Andray Blatche signed a multi-year contract with the Washington Wizards on August 3, 2005.

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

Caron Butler was acquired in a trade by the Washington Wizards from the Los Angeles Lakers on August 2, 2005. Caron Butler signed a multi-year extension with the Washington Wizards on October 31, 2005.

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.

Calvin Booth signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 30, 2005.

Antonio Daniels signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 2, 2005.

Michael Ruffin signed a contract with the Washington Wizards on July 29, 2004. Michael Ruffin re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 5, 2005.

Awvee Storey signed a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on September 30, 2005.

Donell Taylor signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on August 4, 2005.

Billy Thomas signed a contract with the Washington Wizards on February 24, 2006. Billy Thomas re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on March 6, 2006. Billy Thomas re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Washington Wizards on March 17, 2006.

2005-2006 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
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)
David Hopla Assistant Coach, Shooting Coach 2005-2006 N/A
Wes Unseld, Jr. Assistant Coach 2005-2006 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)
Mike Wilson Director of College Scouting 2004-2005 Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2002 to 2004)
Milt Newton VP of Player Personnel 2003-2004 N/A
Stephen Silas Advance Scout 2005-2006 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2003 to 2005)
Tim Connelly Director of Pro Personnel 2004-2005 Scout (Washington Wizards, 2000 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
Navin Hettiarachchi Assistant Athletic Trainer 2003-2004 N/A