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1957-58 NBA Transactions

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League Champion: St. Louis Hawks

Most Valuable Player: Bill Russell (16.6/22.7/2.9)
Rookie of the Year: Woody Sauldsberry (12.8/10.3/0.8)

PPG Leader: George Yardley (27.8)
RPG Leader: Bill Russell (22.7)
APG Leader: Bob Cousy (7.1)
WS Leader: Dolph Schayes (13.7)

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Transactions listed are from July 1, 1957 to June 30, 1958.
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Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.


Date Type From To Transaction
August 15, 1957 Sale SYR CIN

The Syracuse Nationals sold George King to the Cincinnati Royals.

September 12, 1957 Trade MNL DET

The Minneapolis Lakers traded Walter Dukes to the Detroit Pistons for Larry Foust.

October 10, 1957 Sale PHW SYR

The Philadelphia Warriors sold Larry Costello to the Syracuse Nationals.

November 7, 1957 Signing MNL CIN

The Cincinnati Royals signed Monk Meineke as a free agent.

December 10, 1957 Sale CIN DET

The Cincinnati Royals sold Tom Marshall to the Detroit Pistons.

December 10, 1957 Sale NYK DET

The New York Knicks sold Phil Jordon to the Detroit Pistons.

December 18, 1957 Resignation FTW

Charles Eckman resigns as Head Coach for Fort Wayne Pistons.

December 19, 1957 Hiring DET

The Detroit Pistons hired Red Rocha as Head Coach.

December 28, 1957 Sale SYR DET

The Syracuse Nationals sold Joe Holup to the Detroit Pistons.

January 14, 1958 Firing MNL

The Minneapolis Lakers fired George Mikan as Head Coach.

January 14, 1958 Hiring MNL

The Minneapolis Lakers hired John Kundla as Head Coach.

January 19, 1958 Trade PHW STL

The Philadelphia Warriors traded Walt Davis to the St. Louis Hawks for Dave Plunkett.

February 5, 1958 Trade MNL NYK

The Minneapolis Lakers traded Art Spoelstra to the New York Knicks for Bo Erias and cash.

February 16, 1958 Trade STL MNL

The St. Louis Hawks traded Frank Selvy to the Minneapolis Lakers for Dick Boushka and Terry Rand.

February 18, 1958 Waiver DET

The Detroit Pistons waived Tom Marshall.

February 20, 1958 Claim DET CIN

The Cincinnati Royals claimed Tom Marshall on waivers from the Detroit Pistons.

April 5, 1958 Resignation NYK

Vince Boryla resigns as Head Coach for New York Knicks.

April 8, 1958 Hiring NYK

The New York Knicks hired Andrew Levane as Head Coach.

April 10, 1958 Resignation MNL

John Kundla resigns as Head Coach for Minneapolis Lakers.

April 30, 1958 Resignation STL

Alex Hannum resigns as Head Coach for St. Louis Hawks.

May 24, 1958 Hiring STL

The St. Louis Hawks hired Andy Phillip as Head Coach.

June 10, 1958 Trade SYR DET

The Syracuse Nationals traded Dick Farley and Earl Lloyd to the Detroit Pistons for cash.