1986-87 Golden State Warriors Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 42-40
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 4-6 Lost conference semifinals
Conference First Round - Defeated Utah Jazz 3-2
Conference Semifinals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-1
Coach: George Karl (42-40)
Location: Oakland, California
Attendance: 423,997, Avg. 10,341 in 41 home dates
1986-87 Golden State Warriors Statistics
1986-87 Golden State Warriors Results

The Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association ended the 1986-87 season with a record of 42 wins and 40 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-6.

Golden State netted 9,188 points and allowed 9,380. Joe Barry Carroll tossed in a team-best 1,720 points for the Warriors, while Sleepy Floyd scored 18 or more per game, too. Larry Smith contributed 917 rebounds. Sleepy Floyd dished out 848 assists for the squad.

On the defensive side of the ball, Sleepy Floyd added 146 steals, and Joe Barry Carroll rejected 123 opposing shots.

George Karl coached the team. The 1986-87 Golden State Warriors lost in the conference semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Greg BallardFJanuary 29, 19556'7"215OregonLos Angeles, CA USA
Joe Barry CarrollC-FJuly 24, 19586'10"225PurduePine Bluff, AR USA
Sleepy FloydGMarch 6, 19606'3"170GeorgetownGastonia, NC USA
Kevin HendersonGMarch 22, 19646'4"195Cal. St.-FullertonBaltimore, MD USA
Rod HigginsF-C-GJanuary 31, 19606'7"200Fresno StateMonroe, LA USA
Ben McDonaldFJuly 20, 19626'8"210California-IrvineTorrance, CA USA
Perry MossGNovember 11, 19586'2"185NortheasternTucson, AZ USA
Chris MullinF-GJuly 30, 19636'6"200St. John's (NY)New York, NY USA
Purvis ShortF-GJuly 2, 19576'7"210Jackson StateHattiesburg, MS USA
Clinton SmithFJanuary 19, 19646'6"210Cleveland StateCleveland, OH USA
Larry SmithF-CJanuary 18, 19586'8"215Alcorn StateRolling Fork, MS USA
Terry TeagleF-GApril 10, 19606'5"195BaylorBroaddus, TX USA
Chris WashburnCMay 13, 19656'11"225North Carolina StateHickory, NC USA
Jerome WhiteheadC-FSeptember 30, 19566'10"220MarquetteWaukegan, IL USA