Golden State Warriors: 1946 to April 26, 1952 Draft Picks, Trades, and Free Agent Signings
Golden State Warriors Franchise
January 16, 1947: Purchased Ralph Kaplowitz from the New York Knicks. July 1, 1947: Selected Chink Crossin (1st round, 6th pick), Ed Koffenberger (2nd round, 16th pick), Norman Butz (3rd round, 26th pick), Jim Kaeding (4th round, 36th pick) and Jim Pollard ( round, 61st pick) in the 1948 BAA Draft.
October 14, 1947: Sold Jerry Rullo to the Baltimore Bullets.
November, 1947: Purchased Kenny Sailors from the Chicago Stags.
December 1, 1947: Sold Kenny Sailors to the Providence Steam Rollers.
January 15, 1948: Purchased Hank Beenders from the Providence Steam Rollers.
May 1, 1948: Traded Hank Beenders and Chick Halbert to the Boston Celtics for Ed Sadowski. May 10, 1948: Selected Don Ray (1st round, 11th pick), William Brown ( round, 23rd pick), Hugh Compton ( round, 35th pick), Joe Nelson ( round, 47th pick), Clint Pace ( round, 59th pick), Roy Pugh ( round, 70th pick), Tom Short ( round, 81st pick), Joe Wahl ( round, 91st pick) and Andy Wolfe ( round, 100th pick) in the 1948 BAA Draft.
November 18, 1948: Signed Elmore Morgenthaler as a free agent.
December 1, 1948: Sold Roy Pugh to the Fort Wayne Pistons.
December 15, 1948: Sold Bob O'Brien to the St. Louis Bombers.
January 27, 1949: Sold Phil Farbman to the Boston Celtics.
February 5, 1949: Purchased Irv Torgoff from the Baltimore Bullets. March 21, 1949: Selected Vern Gardner (1st round, 6th pick), Jim Nolan (2nd round, 18th pick), Unknown Player (3rd round, 30th pick) and Unknown Player (4th round, 42nd pick) in the 1949 BAA Draft.
July 26, 1949: Purchased Leo Mogus from the Indianapolis Olympians.
November 23, 1949: Purchased Mike Novak from the Rochester Royals.
December 7, 1949: Traded Ed Sadowski and cash to the Baltimore Bullets for Ron Livingstone.
December 29, 1949: Signed Freddie Lewis as a free agent. April 25, 1950: Selected Paul Arizin (1st round, 3rd pick), Ed Dahler (2nd round, 15th pick), Buddy Cate (3rd round, 27th pick), Paul Sensky (4th round, 39th pick), Ike Borsavage (5th round, 51st pick), Dick Dallmer (6th round, 63rd pick), Charles Northup (7th round, 75th pick), Brooks Ricca (8th round, 87th pick), Joe Kaufman (9th round, 99th pick), Bernie Adams (10th round, 111th pick), Leo Wolfe (11th round, 119th pick) and Ed Montgomery (12th round, 121st pick) in the 1950 NBA Draft.
January 17, 1951: Signed Ed Mikan as a free agent. April 25, 1951: Selected Don Sunderlage (1st round, 9th pick), Mel Payton (2nd round, 19th pick), Bob Schloss (3rd round, 29th pick), Jud Milhon (4th round, 39th pick), Mike Kearns (5th round, 49th pick), Bob Swails (6th round, 59th pick), George Dempsey (7th round, 69th pick), James Phelan (8th round, 78th pick), Hugh Faulkner (9th round, 82nd pick) and Paul Gerwin (10th round, 85th pick) in the 1951 NBA Draft.
November 5, 1951: Purchased Walt Budko from the Baltimore Bullets.