1995-96 Hoops Season
12 players carded per team, based on final team rosters.
The Chicago Bulls finish their magical season 72-10 behind all-world Michael Jordan, sidekick Scottie Pippen, and the ever-flamboyant Dennis Rodman.
- Pat Riley takes over the Heat and begins to turn them into contenders
- The NBA expands to Canada; this is the first year for the Toronto Raptors and Vancouver Grizzlies
- Magic Johnson comes out of retirement to play several games for the Lakers, before retiring again at the end of the season
- John Stockton becomes the all-time steal and assist leader
League Champion: Chicago Bulls
Most Valuable Player: Michael Jordan (30.4/6.6/4.3)
Rookie of the Year: Damon Stoudamire (19.0/4.0/9.3)
PPG Leader: Michael Jordan (30.4)
RPG Leader: Dennis Rodman (14.9)
APG Leader: John Stockton (11.2)