1982-83 Kansas City Kings Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 45-37
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Coach: Cotton Fitzsimmons (45-37)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
Attendance: 340,359, Avg. 8,301 in 41 home dates
1982-83 Kansas City Kings Statistics
1982-83 Kansas City Kings Results

The Kansas City Kings of the National Basketball Association ended the 1982-83 season with a record of 45 wins and 37 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference.

The Kings netted 9,328 points and gave up 9,209. Eddie Johnson scored a team-leading 1,621 points for Kansas City, while Larry Drew and Mike Woodson averaged 18 or more per game also. Eddie Johnson contributed 501 rebounds. Larry Drew dished out 610 assists for the squad.

On defense, Mike Woodson added 137 steals.

Cotton Fitzsimmons coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Kenny DennardFOctober 18, 19586'8"220DukeKing, NC USA
Leon DouglasC-FAugust 26, 19546'10"230AlabamaLeighton, AL USA
Larry DrewGApril 2, 19586'1"170MissouriKansas City, KS USA
Steve JohnsonC-FNovember 3, 19576'10"235Oregon StateAkron, OH USA
Eddie JohnsonF-GMay 1, 19596'7"215IllinoisChicago, IL USA
Reggie JohnsonF-CJune 25, 19576'9"205TennesseeAtlanta, GA USA
Reggie KingFFebruary 14, 19576'6"225AlabamaBirmingham, AL USA
Kevin LoderF-GMarch 15, 19596'6"205Alabama StateCassopolis, MI USA
Joe MeriweatherC-FOctober 26, 19536'10"215Southern IllinoisPhenix City, AL USA
Ed NealyFFebruary 19, 19606'7"238Kansas StatePittsburg, KS USA
Brook SteppeG-FNovember 7, 19596'5"190Georgia TechChapel Hill, NC USA
Lasalle ThompsonC-FJune 23, 19616'10"245TexasCincinnati, OH USA
Ray WilliamsGOctober 14, 19546'2"188MinnesotaMount Vernon, NY USA
Mike WoodsonG-FMarch 24, 19586'5"195IndianaIndianapolis, IN USA