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1985-86 Boston Celtics Transactions

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Record: 67-15, Finished 1st in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: K.C. Jones (67-15)

PTS/G: 114.1 (8th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 104.7 (3rd of 23)
SRS: 9.06 (1st of 23) ▪ Pace: 101.2 (16th of 23)
Off Rtg: 111.8 (3rd of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.6 (1st of 23)
Expected W-L: 63-19 (1st of 23)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: 610,571 (4th of 23)

NBA 1986 Playoffs:
Won NBA Finals (4-2) versus Houston Rockets  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Finals (4-0) versus Milwaukee Bucks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-1) versus Atlanta Hawks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (3-0) versus Chicago Bulls  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1985 to June 30, 1986.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
September 3, 1985 Trade

Traded Quinn Buckner to the Indiana Pacers for a 1989 2nd round draft pick (Reggie Cross was later selected).

September 6, 1985 Trade

Traded Cedric Maxwell and a 1986 1st round draft pick (Arvydas Sabonis was later selected) to the Los Angeles Clippers for Bill Walton.

September 12, 1985 Signing

Signed David Thirdkill as a free agent.

September 26, 1985 Signing

Ray Williams signed as a veteran free agent with the Los Angeles Clippers; received a 1987 4th round draft pick (Tom Sheehey was later selected) as compensation.

September 26, 1985 Signing

Signed Sly Williams as a free agent.

October 3, 1985 Trade

Traded a 1989 2nd round draft pick (Reggie Cross was later selected) and a 1990 2nd round draft pick (Kenny Williams was later selected) to the Indiana Pacers for Jerry Sichting.

October 22, 1985 Waiver

Waived Carlos Clark.

December 2, 1985 Waiver

Waived Sly Williams.

June 17, 1986 Draft

Drafted Len Bias in the 1st round (2nd pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

June 17, 1986 Draft

Drafted Tony Benford in the 4th round (93rd pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

June 17, 1986 Draft

Drafted Dave Colbert in the 5th round (116th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

June 17, 1986 Draft

Drafted Greg Wendt in the 6th round (139th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

June 17, 1986 Draft

Drafted Tom Ivey in the 7th round (162nd pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.