1999–2000 Atlanta Hawks season

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1999–2000 Atlanta Hawks season
Head coach Lenny Wilkens
Arena Philips Arena
Results
Record 28–54 (.341)
Place Division: 7th (Central)
Conference: 14th (Eastern)
Playoff finish DNQ

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 1998–99 2000–01 >

The 1999-2000 season was the Hawks' 51st season in the NBA and 32nd season in Atlanta.[1] The Hawks struggled and finished seventh in the Central Division with a 28-54 record, missing the playoffs. Guard Jason Terry made the All-Second Rookie Team. Lenny Wilkens would leave to coach the Toronto Raptors next season.

Offseason[edit]

The Hawks finally moved into their new home the Philips Arena. Also during the offseason, the Hawks sent Steve Smith to the Portland TrailBlazers for Isaiah Rider, and Jim Jackson. They also sent Mookie Blaylock to the Golden State Warriors for Bimbo Coles.

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 1999 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
1 10 Jason Terry Guard  United States Arizona
1 17 Cal Bowdler Forward/Center  United States Old Dominion
1 20 Dion Glover Guard  United States Georgia Tech
1 17 Jumaine Jones Forward  United States Georgia

Roster[edit]

Starter

Backup

Reverse

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Central Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Indiana Pacers 56 26 .683 36–5 20–21 20–8
x-Charlotte Hornets 49 33 .598 7 30–11 19–22 20–8
x-Toronto Raptors 45 37 .549 11 26–15 19–22 16–12
x-Detroit Pistons 42 40 .512 14 27–14 15–26 16–12
x-Milwaukee Bucks 42 40 .512 14 23–18 19–22 16–12
Cleveland Cavaliers 32 50 .390 24 22–19 10–31 8–20
Atlanta Hawks 28 54 .341 28 21–20 7–34 11–17
Chicago Bulls 17 65 .207 39 12–29 5–36 5–23
# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 c-Indiana Pacers 56 26 .683
2 y-Miami Heat 52 30 .634 4
3 x-New York Knicks 50 32 .610 6
4 x-Charlotte Hornets 49 33 .598 7
5 x-Philadelphia 76ers 49 33 .598 7
6 x-Toronto Raptors 45 37 .549 11
7 x-Detroit Pistons 42 40 .512 14
8 x-Milwaukee Bucks 42 40 .512 14
9 Orlando Magic 41 41 .500 15
10 Boston Celtics 35 47 .427 21
11 Cleveland Cavaliers 32 50 .390 24
12 New Jersey Nets 31 51 .378 25
13 Washington Wizards 29 53 .354 27
14 Atlanta Hawks 28 54 .341 28
15 Chicago Bulls 17 65 .207 39
z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

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
Drew Barry
Cal Bowdler
Bimbo Coles
Chris Crawford
LaPhonso Ellis
Dion Glover
Alan Henderson
Jim Jackson
Anthony Johnson
Roshown McLeod
Dikembe Mutombo
Isaiah Rider
Jason Terry
Lorenzen Wright

Awards and records[edit]

References[edit]