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1975-76 Atlanta Hawks Transactions

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Record: 29-53, Finished 5th in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Cotton Fitzsimmons (28-46), Gene Tormohlen (1-7)

PTS/G: 102.6 (15th of 18) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 105.5 (11th of 18)
SRS: -2.66 (16th of 18) ▪ Pace: 103.6 (16th of 18)
Off Rtg: 98.4 (9th of 18) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.2 (17th of 18)
Expected W-L: 33-49 (17th of 18)

Arena: Omni Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1975 to June 30, 1976.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
August 8, 1975 Trade

Traded a 1976 3rd round draft pick (Mike Dabney was later selected) to the Los Angeles Lakers for Connie Hawkins.

September 25, 1975 Signing

Signed Jim Creighton as a free agent.

October 7, 1975 Trade

Traded Greg Lee to the Portland Trail Blazers for a future draft pick.

October 22, 1975 Trade

Traded Herm Gilliam to the Seattle SuperSonics for a 1976 3rd round draft pick (Larry Cooke was later selected).

October 24, 1975 Claim

John Wetzel claimed on waivers by the Phoenix Suns.

January 31, 1976 Signing

Signed Dennis DuVal as a free agent.

March 22, 1976 Waiver

Waived Dennis DuVal.

March 30, 1976 Firing

Fired Cotton Fitzsimmons as Head Coach.

March 30, 1976 Appointment

Appointed Gene Tormohlen as Interim Head Coach.

June 7, 1976 Trade

Traded Dwight Jones and a 1976 1st round draft pick (John Lucas was later selected) to the Houston Rockets for Gus Bailey, Joe Meriweather and a 1976 1st round draft pick (Armond Hill was later selected).

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Armond Hill in the 1st round (9th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Bob Carrington in the 2nd round (28th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Larry Cooke in the 3rd round (46th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Tom Barker in the 4th round (53rd pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Ron Davis in the 5th round (70th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Connie White in the 5th round (82nd pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Pete Padgett in the 6th round (88th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Carl Gerlach in the 7th round (106th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Doug Terry in the 8th round (124th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Bob Kovach in the 9th round (142nd pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Mike Dickerson in the 10th round (159th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 16, 1976 Trade

Traded Tom Van Arsdale to the Buffalo Braves for Ken Charles, Dick Gibbs and cash.