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1952-53 Baltimore Bullets Transactions

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Record: 16-54, Finished 4th in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Chick Reiser (0-3), Clair Bee (16-51)

PTS/G: 84.4 (6th of 10) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 90.9 (10th of 10)
SRS: -5.80 (9th of 10) ▪ Pace: 95.2 (1st of 10)
Off Rtg: 86.8 (7th of 10) ▪ Def Rtg: 93.4 (10th of 10)
Expected W-L: 18-52 (9th of 10)

Arena: Baltimore Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1953 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Division Semifinals (0-2) versus New York Knicks  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1952 to June 30, 1953.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
October 9, 1952 Trade

Traded Bill Calhoun to the Syracuse Nationals for George Ratkovicz.

November 12, 1952 Firing

Fired Chick Reiser as Head Coach.

November 12, 1952 Hiring

Hired Clair Bee as Head Coach.

November 20, 1952 Sale

Purchased George Kaftan from the New York Knicks.

November 24, 1952 Trade

Traded George Ratkovicz to the Milwaukee Hawks for Eddie Miller.

November 28, 1952 Trade

Traded cash to the New York Knicks for Ray Lumpp.

December 1, 1952 Sale

Sold Frank Kudelka to the Philadelphia Warriors.

January 2, 1953 Trade

Traded Stan Miasek and Dave Minor to the Milwaukee Hawks for Don Boven, Pete Darcey and George McLeod.

February 16, 1953 Trade

Traded Don Boven and Fred Scolari to the Fort Wayne Pistons for Jack Kerris and Ralph O'Brien.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Ray Felix in the 1st round (2nd pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Bob Speight in the 2nd round (11th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Bob Peterson in the 3rd round (20th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Bill Schyman in the 4th round (29th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Paul Nolen in the 5th round (38th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Elmer Tolson in the 6th round (47th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Herman Sledzik in the 7th round (56th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Connie Rea in the 8th round (65th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Dennis Murphy in the 9th round (74th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Jack Carby in the 10th round (83rd pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Bob Emmercik in the 11th round (91st pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Russ Johnson in the 12th round (98th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Don Stemmerich in the 13th round (105th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Bob Kraback in the 14th round (109th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Joe Piorkowski in the 15th round (112th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

April 24, 1953 Draft

Drafted Edward Walsh in the 16th round (115th pick) of the 1953 NBA Draft.

May, 1953 Draft

Drafted Leo Barnhorst from the Indianapolis Olympians in the dispersal draft.