1996-97 New Jersey Nets Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 26-56
Finishing 5th in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference
Coach: John Calipari (26-56)
Location: East Rutherford, New Jersey
Attendance: 670,628, Avg. 16,357 in 41 home dates
1996-97 New Jersey Nets Roster
1996-97 New Jersey Nets Results

The New Jersey Nets of the National Basketball Association ended the 1996-97 season with a record of 26 wins and 56 losses, finishing fifth in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

The Nets tossed in 7,974 points and conceded 8,348. Kendall Gill scored a team-leading 1,789 points for New Jersey, and Kerry Kittles contributed 16 or more per game, too. Jayson Williams racked up 553 boards. Kendall Gill dished out 326 assists for the squad.

On defense, Kerry Kittles added 157 steals, while Shawn Bradley blocked 160 shots.

John Calipari coached the team.

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Kendall GillG82813199145364422074536427183316499326154462182251789
Kerry KittlesG825730121189507419158227175106213319249157351271651347
Tony MassenburgF794919544522191020613022229551723385091217568
Jayson WilliamsF-C414014325402214018310824231155351243682158550
Robert PackG34311185474193742217013415718632559315083542
Jim JacksonG313111554411841084012210451133184160291710181512
Shawn BradleyC403812284561995012281118207325202316064122479
Sam CassellG23227773771671204777642161821493776786445
Khalid ReevesG5018104835914119276755622668817023782119414
Xavier McDanielF6251170355138255896512419431865361770144346
Kevin EdwardsG320477183694315433793443571744934190
Ed O'BannonF455634207766017232041711122824101478189
Eric MontrossC31318441627300281111516728229113926118157
Lloyd DanielsG170282103345919651821392593112992
Joe KleineC2804538235211813397511423812215784
Reggie WilliamsF-G110167672733910842024884102871
Yinka DareC-F41231354190037193547823428215157
Chris GatlingF-C309243180016158142234061351
Jack HaleyC-F20074371300191413193251121440
Adrian CaldwellF-C180204351020179203656581122729
Evric GrayF504215441441232103513
Robert WerdannC60317300333360212109
Vincent AskewG-F107000000000000010

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Kendall GillG828139.044.333.679.
Kerry KittlesG825736.742.637.777.
Tony MassenburgF794924.748.
Jayson WilliamsF-C414034.940.
Robert PackG343134.940.729.778.
Jim JacksonG313137.341.737.
Shawn BradleyC403830.743.
Sam CassellG232233.844.339.
Khalid ReevesG501821.039.339.674.
Xavier McDanielF62518.938.920.
Kevin EdwardsG32014.937.734.986.
Ed O'BannonF45514.136.728.387.
Eric MontrossC313127.
Lloyd DanielsG17016.633.
Joe KleineC28016.242.750.
Reggie WilliamsF-G11015.240.327.380.
Yinka DareC-F4127.635.
Chris GatlingF-C3030.741.993.
Jack HaleyC-F2003.735.
Adrian CaldwellF-C18011.328.
Evric GrayF508.426.725.0100.
Robert WerdannC605.242.9100.
Vincent AskewG-F107.