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1987-88 New Jersey Nets Roster and Stats

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Record: 19-63, Finished 5th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dave Wohl (2-13), Bob MacKinnon (10-29), Willis Reed (7-21)

PTS/G: 100.4 (22nd of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 108.5 (15th of 23)
SRS: -6.98 (21st of 23) ▪ Pace: 98.6 (13th of 23)
Off Rtg: 101.4 (22nd of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 109.6 (18th of 23)
Expected W-L: 21-61 (22nd of 23)

Arena: Brendan Byrne Arena ▪ Attendance: 476,054 (15th of 23)

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
5 John Bagley PG 6-0 185 April 23, 1960 5 Boston College
10 Otis Birdsong SG 6-3 190 December 9, 1955 10 University of Houston
22 Dudley Bradley SG 6-6 195 March 19, 1957 7 University of North Carolina
21 Adrian Branch SF 6-7 185 November 17, 1963 1 University of Maryland
40 Ben Coleman PF 6-9 235 November 14, 1961 1 University of Maryland
45 Dallas Comegys PF 6-9 205 August 17, 1964 R DePaul University
50 Chris Engler C 6-11 245 March 1, 1959 4 University of Wyoming
42 Mike Gminski C 6-11 250 August 3, 1959 7 Duke University
21 Roy Hinson SF 6-9 210 May 2, 1961 4 Rutgers University
23 Dennis Hopson SG 6-5 200 April 22, 1965 R Ohio State University
40 Tim McCormick C 6-11 240 March 10, 1962 3 University of Michigan
12 Kevin McKenna SG 6-5 195 January 8, 1959 5 Creighton University
00 Johnny Moore PG 6-1 175 March 3, 1958 7 University of Texas at Austin
31 Mike O'Koren SF 6-7 207 February 7, 1958 7 University of North Carolina
15 Jamie Waller SG 6-4 215 November 20, 1964 R Virginia Union University
14 Duane Washington SG 6-4 195 August 31, 1964 R Middle Tennessee State University
1 Pearl Washington PG 6-2 190 January 6, 1964 1 Syracuse University
52 Buck Williams PF 6-8 215 March 8, 1960 6 University of Maryland
15 Ricky Wilson PG 6-3 195 July 16, 1964 R George Mason University
0 Orlando Woolridge SF 6-9 215 December 16, 1959 6 University of Notre Dame

Team and Opponent Stats

G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
Team 82 19780 3208 6857 .468 137 455 .301 3071 6402 .480 1682 2308 .729 1075 2262 3337 1795 727 385 1503 2042 8235 100.4
Lg Rank 9 22 21 20 10 9 15 22 21 19 20 15 22 19 21 22 23 8 18 21 7 22 22
Opponent 82 19780 3437 6918 .497 131 363 .361 3306 6555 .504 1895 2419 .783 1034 2461 3495 1993 809 522 1433 1942 8900 108.5
Lg Rank 9 10 4 19 14 1 23 11 4 18 15 14 22 2 17 10 8 22 20 8 7 15 15

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 21 61 -8.11 1.13 -6.98 101.4 109.6 98.6 .337 .066 .478 16.0 30.4 .245 .506 15.2 68.6 .274 Brendan Byrne Arena 476,054
Lg Rank 22 22 21 1 21 22 18 13 11 9 18 23 19 13 20 5 2 18 15

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 John Bagley 27 82 74 2774 393 896 .439 47 161 .292 346 735 .471 148 180 .822 61 196 257 479 110 10 201 162 981
2 Buck Williams 27 70 70 2637 466 832 .560 1 1 1.000 465 831 .560 346 518 .668 298 536 834 109 68 44 189 266 1279
3 Otis Birdsong 32 67 59 1882 337 736 .458 9 25 .360 328 711 .461 47 92 .511 73 94 167 222 54 11 129 143 730
4 Roy Hinson 26 48 47 1747 330 658 .502 0 1 .000 330 657 .502 183 227 .806 106 242 348 72 45 72 106 185 843
5 Tim McCormick 25 47 38 1513 277 510 .543 0 2 .000 277 508 .545 108 162 .667 97 226 323 92 18 15 76 159 662
6 Dudley Bradley 30 63 15 1432 156 364 .429 37 101 .366 119 263 .452 74 97 .763 25 101 126 150 114 43 88 170 423
7 Pearl Washington 24 68 10 1379 245 547 .448 11 49 .224 234 498 .470 132 189 .698 54 64 118 206 91 4 141 163 633
8 Dennis Hopson 22 61 19 1365 222 549 .404 12 45 .267 210 504 .417 131 177 .740 63 80 143 118 57 25 119 145 587
9 Mike Gminski 28 34 34 1194 215 474 .454 0 2 .000 215 472 .456 143 166 .861 82 238 320 55 28 33 83 78 573
10 Dallas Comegys 23 75 17 1122 156 363 .430 0 1 .000 156 362 .431 106 150 .707 54 164 218 65 36 70 116 175 418
11 Ben Coleman 26 27 10 657 116 240 .483 0 2 .000 116 238 .487 65 84 .774 58 115 173 39 28 16 72 110 297
12 Orlando Woolridge 28 19 12 622 110 247 .445 0 2 .000 110 245 .449 92 130 .708 31 60 91 71 13 20 48 73 312
13 Chris Engler 28 54 0 399 36 88 .409 0 0 36 88 .409 31 35 .886 32 66 98 15 9 6 29 73 103
14 Kevin McKenna 29 31 2 393 43 109 .394 16 50 .320 27 59 .458 24 25 .960 4 27 31 40 15 2 19 55 126
15 Adrian Branch 24 20 3 308 56 134 .418 1 5 .200 55 129 .426 20 23 .870 20 28 48 16 16 11 29 41 133
16 Duane Washington 23 15 0 156 18 42 .429 2 4 .500 16 38 .421 16 20 .800 5 17 22 34 12 0 9 23 54
17 Jamie Waller 23 9 0 91 16 40 .400 0 2 .000 16 38 .421 10 18 .556 9 4 13 3 4 1 11 13 42
18 Mike O'Koren 29 4 0 52 9 16 .563 0 1 .000 9 15 .600 0 4 .000 1 3 4 2 3 2 0 2 18
19 Ricky Wilson 23 6 0 47 7 11 .636 1 1 1.000 6 10 .600 6 11 .545 1 0 1 6 6 0 4 6 21
20 Johnny Moore 29 1 0 10 0 1 .000 0 0 0 1 .000 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 0

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Buck Williams 27 70 70 37.7 6.7 11.9 .560 0.0 0.0 1.000 6.6 11.9 .560 4.9 7.4 .668 4.3 7.7 11.9 1.6 1.0 0.6 2.7 3.8 18.3
2 Roy Hinson 26 48 47 36.4 6.9 13.7 .502 0.0 0.0 .000 6.9 13.7 .502 3.8 4.7 .806 2.2 5.0 7.3 1.5 0.9 1.5 2.2 3.9 17.6
3 Mike Gminski 28 34 34 35.1 6.3 13.9 .454 0.0 0.1 .000 6.3 13.9 .456 4.2 4.9 .861 2.4 7.0 9.4 1.6 0.8 1.0 2.4 2.3 16.9
4 John Bagley 27 82 74 33.8 4.8 10.9 .439 0.6 2.0 .292 4.2 9.0 .471 1.8 2.2 .822 0.7 2.4 3.1 5.8 1.3 0.1 2.5 2.0 12.0
5 Orlando Woolridge 28 19 12 32.7 5.8 13.0 .445 0.0 0.1 .000 5.8 12.9 .449 4.8 6.8 .708 1.6 3.2 4.8 3.7 0.7 1.1 2.5 3.8 16.4
6 Tim McCormick 25 47 38 32.2 5.9 10.9 .543 0.0 0.0 .000 5.9 10.8 .545 2.3 3.4 .667 2.1 4.8 6.9 2.0 0.4 0.3 1.6 3.4 14.1
7 Otis Birdsong 32 67 59 28.1 5.0 11.0 .458 0.1 0.4 .360 4.9 10.6 .461 0.7 1.4 .511 1.1 1.4 2.5 3.3 0.8 0.2 1.9 2.1 10.9
8 Ben Coleman 26 27 10 24.3 4.3 8.9 .483 0.0 0.1 .000 4.3 8.8 .487 2.4 3.1 .774 2.1 4.3 6.4 1.4 1.0 0.6 2.7 4.1 11.0
9 Dudley Bradley 30 63 15 22.7 2.5 5.8 .429 0.6 1.6 .366 1.9 4.2 .452 1.2 1.5 .763 0.4 1.6 2.0 2.4 1.8 0.7 1.4 2.7 6.7
10 Dennis Hopson 22 61 19 22.4 3.6 9.0 .404 0.2 0.7 .267 3.4 8.3 .417 2.1 2.9 .740 1.0 1.3 2.3 1.9 0.9 0.4 2.0 2.4 9.6
11 Pearl Washington 24 68 10 20.3 3.6 8.0 .448 0.2 0.7 .224 3.4 7.3 .470 1.9 2.8 .698 0.8 0.9 1.7 3.0 1.3 0.1 2.1 2.4 9.3
12 Adrian Branch 24 20 3 15.4 2.8 6.7 .418 0.1 0.3 .200 2.8 6.5 .426 1.0 1.2 .870 1.0 1.4 2.4 0.8 0.8 0.6 1.5 2.1 6.7
13 Dallas Comegys 23 75 17 15.0 2.1 4.8 .430 0.0 0.0 .000 2.1 4.8 .431 1.4 2.0 .707 0.7 2.2 2.9 0.9 0.5 0.9 1.5 2.3 5.6
14 Mike O'Koren 29 4 0 13.0 2.3 4.0 .563 0.0 0.3 .000 2.3 3.8 .600 0.0 1.0 .000 0.3 0.8 1.0 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.5 4.5
15 Kevin McKenna 29 31 2 12.7 1.4 3.5 .394 0.5 1.6 .320 0.9 1.9 .458 0.8 0.8 .960 0.1 0.9 1.0 1.3 0.5 0.1 0.6 1.8 4.1
16 Duane Washington 23 15 0 10.4 1.2 2.8 .429 0.1 0.3 .500 1.1 2.5 .421 1.1 1.3 .800 0.3 1.1 1.5 2.3 0.8 0.0 0.6 1.5 3.6
17 Jamie Waller 23 9 0 10.1 1.8 4.4 .400 0.0 0.2 .000 1.8 4.2 .421 1.1 2.0 .556 1.0 0.4 1.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 1.2 1.4 4.7
18 Johnny Moore 29 1 0 10.0 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.0
19 Ricky Wilson 23 6 0 7.8 1.2 1.8 .636 0.2 0.2 1.000 1.0 1.7 .600 1.0 1.8 .545 0.2 0.0 0.2 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.7 1.0 3.5
20 Chris Engler 28 54 0 7.4 0.7 1.6 .409 0.0 0.0 0.7 1.6 .409 0.6 0.6 .886 0.6 1.2 1.8 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.5 1.4 1.9

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 John Bagley 27 82 74 2774 5.1 11.6 .439 0.6 2.1 .292 4.5 9.5 .471 1.9 2.3 .822 0.8 2.5 3.3 6.2 1.4 0.1 2.6 2.1 12.7
2 Buck Williams 27 70 70 2637 6.4 11.4 .560 0.0 0.0 1.000 6.3 11.3 .560 4.7 7.1 .668 4.1 7.3 11.4 1.5 0.9 0.6 2.6 3.6 17.5
3 Otis Birdsong 32 67 59 1882 6.4 14.1 .458 0.2 0.5 .360 6.3 13.6 .461 0.9 1.8 .511 1.4 1.8 3.2 4.2 1.0 0.2 2.5 2.7 14.0
4 Roy Hinson 26 48 47 1747 6.8 13.6 .502 0.0 0.0 .000 6.8 13.5 .502 3.8 4.7 .806 2.2 5.0 7.2 1.5 0.9 1.5 2.2 3.8 17.4
5 Tim McCormick 25 47 38 1513 6.6 12.1 .543 0.0 0.0 .000 6.6 12.1 .545 2.6 3.9 .667 2.3 5.4 7.7 2.2 0.4 0.4 1.8 3.8 15.8
6 Dudley Bradley 30 63 15 1432 3.9 9.2 .429 0.9 2.5 .366 3.0 6.6 .452 1.9 2.4 .763 0.6 2.5 3.2 3.8 2.9 1.1 2.2 4.3 10.6
7 Pearl Washington 24 68 10 1379 6.4 14.3 .448 0.3 1.3 .224 6.1 13.0 .470 3.4 4.9 .698 1.4 1.7 3.1 5.4 2.4 0.1 3.7 4.3 16.5
8 Dennis Hopson 22 61 19 1365 5.9 14.5 .404 0.3 1.2 .267 5.5 13.3 .417 3.5 4.7 .740 1.7 2.1 3.8 3.1 1.5 0.7 3.1 3.8 15.5
9 Mike Gminski 28 34 34 1194 6.5 14.3 .454 0.0 0.1 .000 6.5 14.2 .456 4.3 5.0 .861 2.5 7.2 9.6 1.7 0.8 1.0 2.5 2.4 17.3
10 Dallas Comegys 23 75 17 1122 5.0 11.6 .430 0.0 0.0 .000 5.0 11.6 .431 3.4 4.8 .707 1.7 5.3 7.0 2.1 1.2 2.2 3.7 5.6 13.4
11 Ben Coleman 26 27 10 657 6.4 13.2 .483 0.0 0.1 .000 6.4 13.0 .487 3.6 4.6 .774 3.2 6.3 9.5 2.1 1.5 0.9 3.9 6.0 16.3
12 Orlando Woolridge 28 19 12 622 6.4 14.3 .445 0.0 0.1 .000 6.4 14.2 .449 5.3 7.5 .708 1.8 3.5 5.3 4.1 0.8 1.2 2.8 4.2 18.1
13 Chris Engler 28 54 0 399 3.2 7.9 .409 0.0 0.0 3.2 7.9 .409 2.8 3.2 .886 2.9 6.0 8.8 1.4 0.8 0.5 2.6 6.6 9.3
14 Kevin McKenna 29 31 2 393 3.9 10.0 .394 1.5 4.6 .320 2.5 5.4 .458 2.2 2.3 .960 0.4 2.5 2.8 3.7 1.4 0.2 1.7 5.0 11.5
15 Adrian Branch 24 20 3 308 6.5 15.7 .418 0.1 0.6 .200 6.4 15.1 .426 2.3 2.7 .870 2.3 3.3 5.6 1.9 1.9 1.3 3.4 4.8 15.5
16 Duane Washington 23 15 0 156 4.2 9.7 .429 0.5 0.9 .500 3.7 8.8 .421 3.7 4.6 .800 1.2 3.9 5.1 7.8 2.8 0.0 2.1 5.3 12.5
17 Jamie Waller 23 9 0 91 6.3 15.8 .400 0.0 0.8 .000 6.3 15.0 .421 4.0 7.1 .556 3.6 1.6 5.1 1.2 1.6 0.4 4.4 5.1 16.6
18 Mike O'Koren 29 4 0 52 6.2 11.1 .563 0.0 0.7 .000 6.2 10.4 .600 0.0 2.8 .000 0.7 2.1 2.8 1.4 2.1 1.4 0.0 1.4 12.5
19 Ricky Wilson 23 6 0 47 5.4 8.4 .636 0.8 0.8 1.000 4.6 7.7 .600 4.6 8.4 .545 0.8 0.0 0.8 4.6 4.6 0.0 3.1 4.6 16.1
20 Johnny Moore 29 1 0 10 0.0 3.6 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 .000 0.0 0.0 3.6 3.6 7.2 3.6 0.0 0.0 10.8 0.0 0.0

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 John Bagley 27 82 2774 12.4 .503 .465 .201 .180 2.5 8.5 5.4 25.8 1.9 0.2 17.1 17.9 102 111 0.8 1.7 2.6 .044
2 Buck Williams 27 70 2637 18.2 .603 .561 .623 .001 12.6 24.4 18.3 6.5 1.3 1.0 15.1 20.0 115 108 4.8 2.8 7.6 .138
3 Otis Birdsong 32 67 1882 10.4 .470 .464 .125 .034 4.3 6.0 5.1 18.7 1.4 0.4 14.2 20.3 95 113 -0.9 0.8 -0.1 -0.003
4 Roy Hinson 26 48 1747 15.6 .556 .502 .345 .002 6.8 16.6 11.5 6.6 1.3 2.5 12.3 20.9 109 109 1.9 1.6 3.5 .097
5 Tim McCormick 25 47 1513 14.4 .569 .543 .318 .004 7.2 17.9 12.4 9.7 0.6 0.6 11.6 18.3 112 111 2.1 1.0 3.1 .097
6 Dudley Bradley 30 63 1432 11.4 .520 .479 .266 .277 2.0 8.5 5.1 14.9 3.9 1.8 17.8 14.6 100 106 0.1 1.8 1.9 .065
7 Pearl Washington 24 68 1379 13.1 .502 .458 .346 .090 4.4 5.6 5.0 23.6 3.2 0.2 18.3 23.6 97 110 -0.5 1.2 0.7 .025
8 Dennis Hopson 22 61 1365 10.2 .468 .415 .322 .082 5.2 7.0 6.1 13.3 2.0 1.1 16.0 23.1 92 111 -1.3 1.0 -0.3 -0.012
9 Mike Gminski 28 34 1194 15.8 .524 .454 .350 .004 7.7 23.9 15.5 7.3 1.1 1.7 13.2 22.3 104 108 0.7 1.3 1.9 .077
10 Dallas Comegys 23 75 1122 9.5 .487 .430 .413 .003 5.4 17.5 11.3 8.6 1.6 3.8 21.3 20.5 88 107 -1.6 1.3 -0.3 -0.012
11 Ben Coleman 26 27 657 13.2 .536 .483 .350 .008 9.9 21.0 15.2 9.4 2.1 1.5 20.6 22.4 97 107 -0.2 0.8 0.6 .041
12 Orlando Woolridge 28 19 622 14.5 .513 .445 .526 .008 5.6 11.6 8.5 18.0 1.0 1.9 13.6 23.9 104 111 0.4 0.4 0.8 .061
13 Chris Engler 28 54 399 7.1 .498 .409 .398 .000 9.0 19.9 14.2 5.2 1.1 0.9 21.9 14.0 95 109 -0.2 0.3 0.2 .022
14 Kevin McKenna 29 31 393 9.2 .525 .468 .229 .459 1.1 8.2 4.6 14.5 1.9 0.3 13.7 14.9 107 111 0.2 0.2 0.5 .061
15 Adrian Branch 24 20 308 10.4 .461 .422 .172 .037 7.3 10.9 9.0 8.3 2.5 2.2 16.8 23.7 89 108 -0.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.021
16 Duane Washington 23 15 156 16.1 .531 .452 .476 .095 3.6 13.1 8.2 31.3 3.7 0.0 15.1 16.2 115 107 0.3 0.2 0.4 .138
17 Jamie Waller 23 9 91 7.1 .438 .400 .450 .050 11.1 5.3 8.3 5.2 2.1 0.7 18.7 27.3 83 111 -0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.097
18 Mike O'Koren 29 4 52 13.7 .507 .563 .250 .063 2.2 6.9 4.5 6.0 2.8 2.3 0.0 14.4 109 109 0.0 0.1 0.1 .082
19 Ricky Wilson 23 6 47 17.6 .663 .682 1.000 .091 2.4 0.0 1.2 19.3 6.2 0.0 20.2 17.8 114 105 0.1 0.1 0.1 .147
20 Johnny Moore 29 1 10 -9.8 .000 .000 .000 .000 11.2 12.0 11.6 12.3 0.0 0.0 75.0 16.9 24 115 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.428

Salaries

Rk Player Salary
1 Buck Williams $1,315,000
2 Orlando Woolridge $1,200,000
3 Tim McCormick $675,000
4 Otis Birdsong $500,000
5 John Bagley $475,000
6 Roy Hinson $420,000
7 Dennis Hopson $400,850
8 Pearl Washington $310,000
9 Keith Lee $301,666
10 Kevin McKenna $150,000
11 Tony Brown $135,000
12 Chris Engler $125,000
13 Dallas Comegys $115,000
14 Mike O'Koren $100,000
15 Dudley Bradley $75,000
16 Duane Washington $75,000