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1973-74 NBA Transactions

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (27.0/14.5/4.8)
Rookie of the Year: Ernie DiGregorio (15.2/2.7/8.2)

PPG Leader: Bob McAdoo (30.6)
RPG Leader: Elvin Hayes (18.1)
APG Leader: Ernie DiGregorio (8.2)
WS Leader: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (18.4)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1973 to June 30, 1974.
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July 25, 1973

The Seattle SuperSonics traded Butch Beard to the Golden State Warriors for Mahdi Abdul-Rahman.

August 23, 1973

The Capital Bullets traded Stan Love to the Los Angeles Lakers for a 1974 2nd round draft pick (Truck Robinson was later selected).

August 24, 1973

The Golden State Warriors sold Ron Williams to the Milwaukee Bucks.

August 29, 1973

The Philadelphia 76ers signed Steve Mix as a free agent.

September 4, 1973

The Capital Bullets traded John Tresvant to the Chicago Bulls for a future draft pick.

September 10, 1973

The Milwaukee Bucks signed Bob Verga as a free agent.

The Seattle SuperSonics signed Slick Watts as a free agent.

The Chicago Bulls traded Gar Heard and Kevin Kunnert to the Buffalo Braves for John Hummer, a 1974 2nd round draft pick (Leon Benbow was later selected) and a 1975 2nd round draft pick (Larry Fogle was later selected).

September 11, 1973

The Buffalo Braves signed Paul Ruffner as a free agent.

September 12, 1973

The Los Angeles Lakers traded Jim McMillian to the Buffalo Braves for Elmore Smith.

September 14, 1973

The Phoenix Suns waived Paul Stovall.

September 17, 1973

The Buffalo Braves waived Dick Garrett.

The Buffalo Braves waived Bill Hewitt.

September 18, 1973

The Phoenix Suns waived Scott English.

September 19, 1973

The Phoenix Suns waived Mo Layton.

September 24, 1973

The Seattle SuperSonics waived Charles Dudley.

September 27, 1973

The Portland Trail Blazers waived Bob Davis.

September 28, 1973

The Kansas City-Omaha Kings sold Toby Kimball to the Philadelphia 76ers.

The Philadelphia 76ers claimed Luther Rackley on waivers from the New York Knicks.

October 1, 1973

The Portland Trail Blazers signed Mo Layton as a free agent.

October 8, 1973

The Atlanta Hawks traded Bob Christian to the Phoenix Suns for a 1976 2nd round draft pick (Bob Carrington was later selected) and a 1977 3rd round draft pick (Eddie Johnson was later selected).

The Kansas City-Omaha Kings signed Howard Komives as a free agent.

The Philadelphia 76ers waived Manny Leaks.

The Detroit Pistons waived Fred Foster.

The Chicago Bulls waived Mark Sibley.

The Atlanta Hawks waived Ted Manakas.

The Cleveland Cavaliers waived John Coughran.

October 9, 1973

The Phoenix Suns traded Walt Wesley to the Capital Bullets for a 1974 3rd round draft pick (Earl Williams was later selected) and a 1975 3rd round draft pick (Bayard Forrest was later selected).

October 10, 1973

The Milwaukee Bucks waived Bob Verga.

October 14, 1973

The Portland Trail Blazers traded Rick Adelman to the Chicago Bulls for a 1974 2nd round draft pick (Phil Lumpkin was later selected).

October 15, 1973

The Seattle SuperSonics signed Milt Williams as a free agent.

October 16, 1973

The Kansas City-Omaha Kings waived Mike Ratliff.

October 18, 1973

The Capital Bullets signed Manny Leaks as a free agent.

October 23, 1973

The New York Knicks waived Dick Barnett.

The New York Knicks waived Allie McGuire.

The New York Knicks signed Dick Garrett as a free agent.

October 29, 1973

The Cleveland Cavaliers signed Fred Foster as a free agent.

The Houston Rockets traded Jimmy Walker to the Kansas City-Omaha Kings for Matt Guokas.

The Cleveland Cavaliers waived Cornell Warner.

October 30, 1973

The Los Angeles Lakers waived Travis Grant.

The Los Angeles Lakers traded Keith Erickson and a 1974 2nd round draft pick (Fred Saunders was later selected) to the Phoenix Suns for Connie Hawkins.

October 31, 1973

The Portland Trail Blazers waived Charlie Davis.

The Portland Trail Blazers signed Mark Sibley as a free agent.

November 5, 1973

The Milwaukee Bucks signed Cornell Warner as a free agent.

November 9, 1973

The Houston Rockets waived Stan McKenzie.

November 12, 1973

The Houston Rockets traded Otto Moore to the Kansas City-Omaha Kings for Ron Riley.

November 13, 1973

The Capital Bullets waived Rich Rinaldi.

The Milwaukee Bucks waived Chuck Terry.

November 16, 1973

The Kansas City-Omaha Kings signed Ted Manakas as a free agent.

November 24, 1973

The Buffalo Braves waived Jim Garvin.

November 26, 1973

The Capital Bullets waived Tom Patterson.

November 27, 1973

The Phoenix Suns waived Joe Reaves.

The Buffalo Braves signed Lee Winfield as a free agent.

The Houston Rockets waived Paul McCracken.

November 28, 1973

The Philadelphia 76ers waived Luther Rackley.

December 1, 1973

The Cleveland Cavaliers waived Bob Rule.

The Portland Trail Blazers waived Mo Layton.

December 5, 1973

The Kansas City-Omaha Kings signed Justus Thigpen as a free agent.

December 26, 1973

The Portland Trail Blazers signed Bob Verga as a free agent.

The New York Knicks waived Dick Garrett.

December 28, 1973

The Seattle SuperSonics signed Vester Marshall as a free agent.

The Seattle SuperSonics waived Jim McDaniels.

January, 1974

The Seattle SuperSonics waived Vester Marshall.

January 7, 1974

The Chicago Bulls traded John Hummer to the Seattle SuperSonics for a 1975 2nd round draft pick (Steve Green was later selected).

January 8, 1974

The Milwaukee Bucks signed Dick Garrett as a free agent.

The Portland Trail Blazers waived Bernie Fryer.

January 24, 1974

The Golden State Warriors traded Bill Chamberlain to the Phoenix Suns for a 1975 3rd round draft pick (Otis Johnson was later selected).

February 1, 1974

The Buffalo Braves traded Kevin Kunnert and Dave Wohl to the Houston Rockets for Matt Guokas and Jack Marin.

February 13, 1974

The Chicago Bulls traded Larry Cannon to the Philadelphia 76ers for a future draft pick.

March 14, 1974

The Seattle SuperSonics signed Vester Marshall as a free agent.

May 17, 1974

The Los Angeles Lakers traded Jim Chones to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 1975 1st round draft pick (Junior Bridgeman was later selected).

May 20, 1974

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Dennis Awtrey from the Chicago Bulls in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Jim Barnett from the Golden State Warriors in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Walt Bellamy from the Atlanta Hawks in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted John Block from the Kansas City-Omaha Kings in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Barry Clemens from the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted E.C. Coleman from the Houston Rockets in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Lamar Green from the Phoenix Suns in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Nate Hawthorne from the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Ollie Johnson from the Portland Trail Blazers in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Bob Kauffman from the Buffalo Braves in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Toby Kimball from the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Steve Kuberski from the Boston Celtics in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Stu Lantz from the Detroit Pistons in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Dean Meminger from the New York Knicks in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Louie Nelson from the Capital Bullets in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Curtis Perry from the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz drafted Bud Stallworth from the Seattle SuperSonics in the NBA expansion draft.

The New Orleans Jazz traded Bob Kauffman, Dean Meminger, a 1974 1st round draft pick (Mike Sojourner was later selected), a 1975 1st round draft pick (David Thompson was later selected), a 1975 2nd round draft pick (Bill Willoughby was later selected), a 1976 2nd round draft pick (Alex English was later selected) and a 1980 3rd round draft pick (Jonathan Moore was later selected) to the Atlanta Hawks for Pete Maravich.

May 28, 1974

The Chicago Bulls traded Howard Porter and a 1975 2nd round draft pick (Larry Fogle was later selected) to the New York Knicks for a 1974 1st round draft pick (Maurice Lucas was later selected).

The Seattle SuperSonics traded Dick Snyder and a 1974 1st round draft pick (Campy Russell was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 1974 1st round draft pick (Tom Burleson was later selected).

May 30, 1974

The Boston Celtics traded George Thompson to the Milwaukee Bucks for cash and future considerations.

June 10, 1974

The Cleveland Cavaliers sold Kevin Restani to the Milwaukee Bucks.

June 12, 1974

The Portland Trail Blazers waived Mark Sibley.

The Portland Trail Blazers waived Bob Verga.

The Los Angeles Lakers traded Mel Counts to the New Orleans Jazz for future considerations.