1998–99 Sacramento Kings season

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1998–99 Sacramento Kings season
Head coach Rick Adelman
Arena ARCO Arena
Results
Record 27–23 (.540)
Place Division: 3rd (Pacific)
Conference: 6th (Western)
Playoff finish West First Round
(eliminated 2-3)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 1997–98 1999–00 >

The 1998-99 NBA season was the Kings' 50th season in the NBA and 14th in Sacramento.[1] The Kings added Chris Webber, and Vlade Divac to their roster, and finished third in the Pacific Division with a 27-23 record. In the Western Conference Quarterfinals, they faced the Utah Jazz. Sacramento would lead the series 2-1, but lost the final two games to Utah.

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 1998 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
1 7 Jason Williams Guard  United States Florida
2 36 Jerome James Center  United States Florida A&M

Roster[edit]

Starter

Backup

Reserves

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Template:1998-99 NBA Pacific standings

# Western Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-San Antonio Spurs 37 13 .740
2 y-Portland Trail Blazers 35 15 .700 2
3 x-Utah Jazz 37 13 .740
4 x-Los Angeles Lakers 31 19 .620 6
5 x-Houston Rockets 31 19 .620 6
6 x-Sacramento Kings 27 23 .540 10
7 x-Phoenix Suns 27 23 .540 10
8 x-Minnesota Timberwolves 25 25 .500 12
9 Seattle SuperSonics 25 25 .500 12
10 Golden State Warriors 21 29 .420 16
11 Dallas Mavericks 19 31 .380 18
12 Denver Nuggets 14 36 .280 23
13 Los Angeles Clippers 9 41 .180 28
14 Vancouver Grizzlies 8 42 .160 29


z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

West First Round[edit]

(3) Utah Jazz vs. (6) Sacramento Kings: Jazz win series 3-2

  • Game 1 @ Delta Center, Salt Lake City (May 8): Utah 117, Sacramento 87
  • Game 2 @ Delta Center, Salt Lake City (May 10): Sacramento 101, Utah 90
  • Game 3 @ ARCO Arena, Sacramento (May 12): Sacramento 84, Utah 81 (OT)
  • Game 4 @ ARCO Arena, Sacramento (May 14): Utah 90, Sacramento 89
  • Game 5 @ Delta Center, Salt Lake City (May 16): Utah 99, Sacramento 92 (OT)

Last Playoff Meeting: This is the first meeting between the Jazz and Kings.

Player statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season[edit]

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG

Playoffs[edit]

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]

See also[edit]