1984-85 New Jersey Nets Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 42-40
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 0-3
Conference First Round - Lost to Detroit Pistons 3-0
Coach: Stan Albeck (42-40)
Location: East Rutherford, New Jersey
Attendance: 501,963, Avg. 12,243 in 41 home dates
1984-85 New Jersey Nets Statistics
1984-85 New Jersey Nets Results

The New Jersey Nets of the National Basketball Association ended the 1984-85 season with a record of 42 wins and 40 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-3.

The Nets tossed in 8,975 points and yielded 8,956. Micheal Ray Richardson scored a team-leading 1,649 points for New Jersey, and Buck Williams contributed 18 or more per game, too. Buck Williams accounted for 1,005 boards. Micheal Ray Richardson dished out 669 assists for the squad.

On the defensive side of the ball, Micheal Ray Richardson added 243 steals.

Stan Albeck coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Otis BirdsongGDecember 9, 19556'3"190HoustonWinter Haven, FL USA
Ron BrewerGSeptember 16, 19556'4"180ArkansasFort Smith, AR USA
Darwin CookGAugust 6, 19586'3"184PortlandLos Angeles, CA USA
Darryl DawkinsCJanuary 11, 19576'10"245noneOrlando, FL USA
Chris EnglerCMarch 1, 19596'11"245WyomingStillwater, MN USA
Mike GminskiCAugust 3, 19596'11"250DukeMonroe, CT USA
George JohnsonC-FDecember 18, 19486'11"205DillardTylertown, MS USA
Albert KingF-GDecember 17, 19596'6"190MarylandBrooklyn, NY USA
Tom LaGardeC-FFebruary 10, 19556'10"220North CarolinaDetroit, MI USA
Kevin McKennaG-FJanuary 8, 19596'5"195CreightonSt. Paul, MN USA
Mike O'KorenF-GFebruary 7, 19586'7"207North CarolinaJersey City, NJ USA
Kelvin RanseyGMay 3, 19586'1"170Ohio StateToledo, OH USA
Micheal Ray RichardsonG-FApril 11, 19556'5"189MontanaLubbock, TX USA
Wayne SappletonFNovember 17, 19606'9"215Loyola (IL)Kingston, JAM
Jeff TurnerF-CApril 9, 19626'9"230VanderbiltBangor, ME USA
Buck WilliamsF-CMarch 8, 19606'8"215MarylandRocky Mount, NC USA
Mike WilsonGSeptember 15, 19596'3"175MarquetteMemphis, TN USA