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1997-98 Atlanta Hawks Transactions

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Record: 50-32, Finished 4th in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Lenny Wilkens (50-32)

PTS/G: 95.9 (15th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 92.3 (8th of 29)
SRS: 3.85 (8th of 29) ▪ Pace: 87.7 (28th of 29)
Off Rtg: 108.2 (6th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 104.3 (13th of 29)
Expected W-L: 51-31 (9th of 29)

Arena: Georgia Dome ▪ Attendance: 610,615 (24th of 29)

NBA 1998 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Conference First Round (3-1) versus Charlotte Hornets  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1997 to June 30, 1998.
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September 26, 1997

Signed Donald Whiteside as a free agent.

Signed Anthony Miller as a free agent.

Signed Drew Barry as a free agent.

September 29, 1997

Traded Priest Lauderdale to the Denver Nuggets for Efthimi Rentzias and a 2000 2nd round draft pick (Hanno Mottola was later selected).

October 2, 1997

Signed Chris King as a free agent.

Signed Chucky Brown as a free agent.

October 8, 1997

Waived Chris King.

October 10, 1997

Signed Greg Anderson as a free agent.

October 19, 1997

Waived Drew Barry.

November 7, 1997

Waived Donald Whiteside.

Signed Randy Livingston as a free agent.

November 20, 1997

Waived Randy Livingston.

December 9, 1997

Signed Randy Livingston as a free agent.

January 10, 1998

Signed Randy Livingston to a 10-day contract.

January 20, 1998

Signed Drew Barry to the first of two 10-day contracts.

February 11, 1998

Signed Drew Barry to a contract for the rest of the season.

February 13, 1998

Signed Lloyd Daniels to a 10-day contract.

February 15, 1998

Released Lloyd Daniels.

February 17, 1998

Signed Brian Oliver to the first of two 10-day contracts.

June 24, 1998

Drafted Cory Carr in the 2nd round (49th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.

Traded Cory Carr, a 1999 2nd round draft pick (Lari Ketner was later selected) and a 2000 2nd round draft pick (Khalid El-Amin was later selected) to the Chicago Bulls for Shammond Williams.

Drafted Roshown McLeod in the 1st round (20th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.