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1998-99 Atlanta Hawks Transactions

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Record: 31-19, Finished 2nd in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Lenny Wilkens (31-19)

PTS/G: 86.3 (28th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 83.4 (1st of 29)
SRS: 2.82 (8th of 29) ▪ Pace: 85.3 (28th of 29)
Off Rtg: 100.5 (19th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 97.1 (2nd of 29)
Expected W-L: 31-19 (7th of 29)

Arena: Georgia Dome ▪ Attendance: 331,831 (27th of 29)

NBA 1999 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (0-4) versus New York Knicks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (2-3) versus Detroit Pistons  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1998 to June 30, 1999.
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January 21, 1999

Signed Jeffrey Sheppard as a free agent.

Signed Anthony Johnson as a free agent.

Signed Mark West as a free agent.

January 22, 1999

Traded Christian Laettner to the Detroit Pistons for Scot Pollard and a 1999 1st round draft pick (Jumaine Jones was later selected).

January 30, 1999

Signed LaPhonso Ellis as a free agent.

February 1, 1999

Signed Grant Long as a free agent.

February 16, 1999

Waived Jeffrey Sheppard.

February 19, 1999

Waived Scot Pollard.

Waived Shammond Williams.

February 22, 1999

Signed Jeffrey Sheppard as a free agent.

March 4, 1999

Waived Jeffrey Sheppard.

March 19, 1999

Signed Jeffrey Sheppard to the first of two 10-day contracts.

April 8, 1999

Signed Jeffrey Sheppard to a contract for the rest of the season.

June 29, 1999

Traded Mookie Blaylock and a 1999 1st round draft pick (Jeff Foster was later selected) to the Golden State Warriors for Bimbo Coles, Duane Ferrell and a 1999 1st round draft pick (Jason Terry was later selected).

June 30, 1999

Drafted Jason Terry in the 1st round (10th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.

Drafted Cal Bowdler in the 1st round (17th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.

Drafted Dion Glover in the 1st round (20th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jumaine Jones in the 1st round (27th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.

Sold Roberto Bergersen to the Portland Trail Blazers.

Traded Jumaine Jones to the Philadelphia 76ers for a 2000 1st round draft pick (Quentin Richardson was later selected).