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1966-67 NBA Transactions

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League Champion: Philadelphia 76ers

Most Valuable Player: Wilt Chamberlain (24.1/24.2/7.8)
Rookie of the Year: Dave Bing (20.0/4.5/4.1)

PPG Leader: Rick Barry (35.6)
RPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (24.2)
APG Leader: Guy Rodgers (11.2)
WS Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (21.9)

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Transactions listed are from July 1, 1966 to June 30, 1967.
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Transactions

Date Type From To Transaction
August 3, 1966 Signing PHI BOS

The Boston Celtics signed Art Heyman as a free agent.

September 1, 1966 Trade BOS BAL

The Boston Celtics traded Mel Counts to the Baltimore Bullets for Bailey Howell.

September 1, 1966 Sale DET SFW

The Detroit Pistons sold Bob Warlick to the San Francisco Warriors.

September 7, 1966 Trade CHI SFW

The Chicago Bulls traded Jim King, Jeff Mullins and cash to the San Francisco Warriors for Guy Rodgers.

September 14, 1966 Sale CIN LAL

The Cincinnati Royals sold Tom Hawkins to the Los Angeles Lakers.

September 15, 1966 Trade CIN BOS

The Cincinnati Royals traded Wayne Embry to the Boston Celtics for a 1967 3rd round draft pick (Sam Smith was later selected).

September 22, 1966 Trade LAL BAL

The Los Angeles Lakers traded Leroy Ellis to the Baltimore Bullets for Jim Barnes.

September 23, 1966 Signing CIN

The Cincinnati Royals signed Bill Dinwiddie as a free agent.

October 11, 1966 Sale BOS BAL

The Boston Celtics sold Johnny Austin to the Baltimore Bullets.

October 14, 1966 Sale CHI BAL

The Chicago Bulls sold John Barnhill to the Baltimore Bullets.

October 14, 1966 Sale CHI PHI

The Chicago Bulls sold Nate Bowman to the Philadelphia 76ers.

October 20, 1966 Waiver BAL

The Baltimore Bullets waived Johnny Austin.

October 31, 1966 Sale BAL NYK

The Baltimore Bullets sold Neil Johnson to the New York Knicks.

November 3, 1966 Firing BAL

The Baltimore Bullets fired Mike Farmer as Head Coach.

November 3, 1966 Appointment BAL

The Baltimore Bullets appointed Buddy Jeannette as Interim Head Coach.

November 10, 1966 Signing LAL STL

The St. Louis Hawks signed Tom Hoover as a free agent.

November 11, 1966 Waiver PHI

The Philadelphia 76ers waived Ken Wilburn.

November 25, 1966 Trade CHI CIN

The Chicago Bulls traded Len Chappell to the Cincinnati Royals for George Wilson.

December 5, 1966 Hiring BAL

The Baltimore Bullets hired Gene Shue as Head Coach.

January 16, 1967 Trade BAL LAL

In a 3-team trade, the Baltimore Bullets traded Mel Counts to the Los Angeles Lakers; the Detroit Pistons traded Ray Scott to the Baltimore Bullets; and the Los Angeles Lakers traded Rudy LaRusso and a 1967 1st round draft pick (Sonny Dove was later selected) to the Detroit Pistons. Detroit got a 1st round draft pick in 1967 when LaRusso refused to report; LaRusso was later sold to San Francisco.

January 29, 1967 Sale BAL DET

The Baltimore Bullets sold Wayne Hightower to the Detroit Pistons.

February 17, 1967 Signing DET

The Detroit Pistons signed Bob Hogsett as a free agent.

March 7, 1967 Resignation DET

Dave DeBusschere resigns as Head Coach for Detroit Pistons.

March 7, 1967 Hiring DET

The Detroit Pistons hired Donnie Butcher as Head Coach.

March 29, 1967 Hiring SDR

The San Diego Rockets hired Jack McMahon as Head Coach.

March 29, 1967 Resignation CIN

Jack McMahon resigns as Head Coach for Cincinnati Royals.

April 26, 1967 Reassignment LAL

The Los Angeles Lakers reassigned Head Coach Fred Schaus.

April 26, 1967 Hiring LAL

The Los Angeles Lakers hired Butch Van Breda Kolff as Head Coach.

May 1, 1967 Draft LAL SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Mahdi Abdul-Rahman from the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft NYK SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Henry Akin from the New York Knicks in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft BOS SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Jim Barnett from the Boston Celtics in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft BAL SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted John Barnhill from the Baltimore Bullets in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft LAL SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted John Block from the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft PHI SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Nate Bowman from the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft NYK SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Dave Deutsch from the New York Knicks in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft LAL SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Hank Finkel from the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft PHI SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Dave Gambee from the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft BAL SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Johnny Green from the Baltimore Bullets in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft STL SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Richie Guerin from the St. Louis Hawks in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft BOS SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Toby Kimball from the Boston Celtics in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft CHI SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Don Kojis from the Chicago Bulls in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft STL SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Tommy Kron from the St. Louis Hawks in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft CIN SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Freddie Lewis from the Cincinnati Royals in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft CIN SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Jon McGlocklin from the Cincinnati Royals in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft SFW SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Tom Meschery from the San Francisco Warriors in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft DET SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Dorie Murrey from the Detroit Pistons in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft SFW SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Bud Olsen from the San Francisco Warriors in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft DET SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Ron Reed from the Detroit Pistons in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft STL SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Rod Thorn from the St. Louis Hawks in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft CIN SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Gerry Ward from the Cincinnati Royals in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft CIN SDR

The San Diego Rockets drafted Jim Ware from the Cincinnati Royals in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft BAL SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Ben Warley from the Baltimore Bullets in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft BOS SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Ron Watts from the Boston Celtics in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft PHI SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted Bob Weiss from the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 1, 1967 Draft CHI SEA

The Seattle SuperSonics drafted George Wilson from the Chicago Bulls in the NBA expansion draft.

May 2, 1967 Hiring CIN

The Cincinnati Royals hired Ed Jucker as Head Coach.

June 19, 1967 Signing SFW OAK

The Oakland Oaks signed Rick Barry as a free agent. Barry jumped to the ABA.

June 22, 1967 Signing STL

The St. Louis Hawks signed Jay Miller as a free agent.