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1948-49 Baltimore Bullets Transactions

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Record: 29-31, Finished 3rd in BAA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Buddy Jeannette (29-31)

PTS/G: 83.6 (5th of 12) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 82.2 (10th of 12)
SRS: 1.16 (6th of 12)
Expected W-L: 33-27 (6th of 12)

Arena: Baltimore Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

BAA 1949 Playoffs:
Lost BAA Eastern Division Semifinals (2-1) versus New York Knicks

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1948 to June 30, 1949.
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November 19, 1948

Traded John Mahnken to the Indianapolis Jets for Freddie Lewis and Hal Tidrick.

December 2, 1948

Claimed Johnny Ezersky on waivers from the Providence Steam Rollers.

January, 1949

Signed Jack Toomay as a free agent.

February, 1949

Johnny Ezersky claimed on waivers by the Boston Celtics.

February 5, 1949

Sold Irv Torgoff to the Philadelphia Warriors.

February 11, 1949

Signed Don Martin as a free agent.

Traded Connie Simmons to the New York Knicks for Sid Tanenbaum. Simmons was sent as the player to be named later in July 1949.

March 21, 1949

Drafted Ron Livingstone in the 1st round (7th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Roger Wiley in the 2nd round (19th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Paul Gordon in the 3rd round (31st pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Jim McMullen in the 4th round (43rd pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Eppa Rixey Jr. in the 5th round (54th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Don Boven in the 6th round (61st pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted John Pritchard in the 7th round (67th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Bill Zipple in the 8th round (73rd pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.