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1948-49 Boston Celtics Transactions

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Record: 25-35, Finished 5th in BAA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Alvin Julian (25-35)

PTS/G: 76.5 (9th of 12) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 79.5 (8th of 12)
SRS: -2.75 (8th of 12)
Expected W-L: 22-38 (8th of 12)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: NA

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

Sold Mike Bloom to the Minneapolis Lakers.

October, 1948

Purchased Jim Seminoff from the Chicago Stags.

October 13, 1948

Purchased Stan Stutz from the New York Knicks.

November 19, 1948

Signed Bob Doll as a free agent.

November 20, 1948

Purchased Bill Roberts from the Chicago Stags.

January 16, 1949

Traded Chick Halbert and Mel Riebe to the Providence Steam Rollers for George Nostrand.

January 21, 1949

Signed Earl Shannon as a free agent.

January 27, 1949

Purchased Phil Farbman from the Philadelphia Warriors.

January 30, 1949

Purchased Bob Kinney from the Fort Wayne Pistons.

February, 1949

Claimed Johnny Ezersky on waivers from the Baltimore Bullets.

March 21, 1949

Drafted George Kaftan in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Tony Lavelli in the 2nd round (16th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Joe Mullaney in the 3rd round (28th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Bill Tom in the 4th round (40th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Ed Little in the 5th round (52nd pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Jim Simpson in the 6th round (59th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Bill Vandenburgh in the 7th round (65th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Duane Klueh in the 8th round (71st pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Emerson Speicher in the 9th round (76th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Bill Weight in the 10th round (78th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Russ Washburn in the 11th round (80th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

June 22, 1949

Sold Gene Stump to the Minneapolis Lakers.