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1982-83 Boston Celtics Transactions

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Record: 56-26, Finished 2nd in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Fitch (56-26)

PTS/G: 112.1 (7th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 106.7 (10th of 23)
SRS: 5.34 (2nd of 23) ▪ Pace: 104.0 (6th of 23)
Off Rtg: 106.9 (6th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.8 (7th of 23)
Expected W-L: 55-27 (3rd of 23)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: 621,829 (1st of 23)

NBA 1983 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (0-4) versus Milwaukee Bucks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (1-2) versus Atlanta Hawks  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1982 to June 30, 1983.
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September 9, 1982

Traded Dave Cowens to the Milwaukee Bucks for Quinn Buckner.

October 15, 1982

Waived Perry Moss.

October 25, 1982

Waived Chris Ford.

October 26, 1982

Waived Terry Duerod.

Waived John Schweitz.

October 28, 1982

Waived Eric Fernsten.

January 14, 1983

Traded Darren Tillis and a 1983 1st round draft pick (Greg Kite was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Scott Wedman.

June 8, 1983

Signed John Schweitz as a free agent.

June 27, 1983

Traded Rick Robey, a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Rod Foster was later selected) and a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Paul Williams was later selected) to the Phoenix Suns for Dennis Johnson, a 1983 1st round draft pick (Greg Kite was later selected) and a 1983 3rd round draft pick (Winfred King was later selected).

June 28, 1983

Drafted Greg Kite in the 1st round (21st pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Winfred King in the 3rd round (52nd pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Craig Robinson in the 3rd round (68th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Carlos Clark in the 4th round (91st pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bob Reitz in the 5th round (114th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Paul Atkins in the 6th round (137th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Roy Jackson in the 7th round (160th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Trent Johnson in the 8th round (183rd pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted John Rice in the 9th round (205th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Andy Kupec in the 10th round (226th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.