2005–06 New Jersey Nets season

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2005–06 New Jersey Nets season
Head coach Lawrence Frank
Arena Continental Airlines Arena
Results
Record 49–33 (.598)
Place Division: 1st
Conference: 3rd
Playoff finish Lost Conference Semifinals
Local media
Television YES Network, WLNY, WWOR
Radio WFAN
< 2004–05 2006–07 >

The 2005-06 New Jersey Nets season was the team's 39th season in the NBA. They began the season hoping to improve upon their 42-40 output from the previous season. They bested it by seven wins, finishing 49-33 and qualifying for the playoffs for the fifth consecutive season.[1]

Roster[edit]

2005-06 New Jersey Nets roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
SG 15 United States Carter, Vince 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 220 lb (100 kg) North Carolina
PF 35 United States Collins, Jason 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 255 lb (116 kg) Stanford
SF 24 United States Jefferson, Richard 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 222 lb (101 kg) Arizona
PG 5 United States Kidd, Jason 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 204 lb (93 kg) California
C 12 Serbia Krstić, Nenad 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 267 lb (121 kg) Serbia
PG 0 United States McInnis, Jeff 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 179 lb (81 kg) North Carolina
SF 31 United States Murray, Lamond 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 236 lb (107 kg) California
SF 7 Slovenia Nachbar, Boštjan 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 221 lb (100 kg) Slovenia
PF 34 United States Padgett, Scott 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Kentucky
PG 10 Croatia Planinić, Zoran 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Croatia
PF 30 United States Robinson, Cliff 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Connecticut
PF 41 United States Thomas, John 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 265 lb (120 kg) Minnesota
PG 11 United States Vaughn, Jacque 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Kansas
SG 21 United States Wright, Antoine 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Texas A&M
PG 2 United States Zimmerman, Derrick 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Mississippi State
Head coach




Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Standings[edit]

Atlantic Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-New Jersey Nets 49 33 .598 - 29–12 20–21 10–6
Philadelphia 76ers 38 44 .463 6 23–18 15–26 10–6
Boston Celtics 33 49 .402 12 21–20 12–29 10–6
Toronto Raptors 27 55 .329 14 15–26 12–29 6–10
New York Knicks 23 59 .280 23 15–26 8–33 4–12


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