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1961-62 NBA Transactions

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Bill Russell (18.9/23.6/4.5)
Rookie of the Year: Walt Bellamy (31.6/19.0/2.7)

PPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (50.4)
RPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (25.7)
APG Leader: Oscar Robertson (11.4)
WS Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (23.1)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1961 to June 30, 1962.
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August, 1961

The Cincinnati Royals sold Mike Farmer to the St. Louis Hawks. Farmer played in the ABL in between.

August 19, 1961

The Philadelphia Warriors traded Joe Graboski to the St. Louis Hawks for Frank Radovich, Bob McDonald and cash.

September 12, 1961

Dick Garmaker retired from the New York Knicks

October 3, 1961

The Detroit Pistons signed George Patterson as a free agent.

October 31, 1961

The New York Knicks signed Doug Kistler as a free agent.

November 18, 1961

The Paul Seymour as Head Coach.

November 20, 1961

The St. Louis Hawks hired Andrew Levane as Head Coach.

November 29, 1961

The Chicago Packers sold Vern Hatton to the Philadelphia Warriors.

The Chicago Packers waived York Larese.

November 30, 1961

The Philadelphia Warriors sold Vern Hatton to the St. Louis Hawks.

The Philadelphia Warriors signed York Larese as a free agent.

December 1, 1961

The Detroit Pistons sold Shellie McMillon to the St. Louis Hawks.

December 10, 1961

The New York Knicks waived Doug Kistler.

December 11, 1961

The Boston Celtics sold Al Butler to the New York Knicks.

December 28, 1961

The Chicago Packers sold Joe Graboski to the Syracuse Nationals.

March 6, 1962

The St. Louis Hawks signed Stacey Arceneaux as a free agent.

March 7, 1962

The St. Louis Hawks reassigned Head Coach Andrew Levane.

March 9, 1962

The St. Louis Hawks appointed Bob Pettit as Head Coach.

March 13, 1962

The St. Louis Hawks hired Harry Gallatin as Head Coach.

June, 1962

The St. Louis Hawks sold Clyde Lovellette to the Boston Celtics.

June 13, 1962

The St. Louis Hawks waived Bob Sims.

The St. Louis Hawks waived Stacey Arceneaux.

June 26, 1962

The Chicago Packers signed Ralph Wells as a free agent.