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1985-86 Chicago Bulls Transactions

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Record: 30-52, Finished 4th in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Stan Albeck (30-52)

PTS/G: 109.3 (13th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 113.1 (18th of 23)
SRS: -3.12 (18th of 23) ▪ Pace: 99.7 (20th of 23)
Off Rtg: 108.6 (8th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 112.4 (23rd of 23)
Expected W-L: 31-51 (21st of 23)

Arena: Chicago Stadium ▪ Attendance: 469,226 (12th of 23)

NBA 1986 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Conference First Round (3-0) versus Boston Celtics  (Series Stats)

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

Waived Wes Matthews.

September 25, 1985

Signed Billy McKinney as a free agent.

October 1, 1985

Caldwell Jones signed as a veteran free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers; received a 1987 2nd round draft pick (Winston Garland was later selected) as compensation.

October 4, 1985

Signed Kyle Macy as a veteran free agent and sent a 1986 2nd round draft pick (Rafael Addison was later selected) and a 1990 2nd round draft pick (Milos Babic was later selected) to the Phoenix Suns as compensation.

October 7, 1985

Waived Adrian Branch.

October 18, 1985

Waived Ron Brewer.

October 24, 1985

Traded Dave Greenwood to the San Antonio Spurs for George Gervin.

Waived Rod Higgins.

October 29, 1985

Signed John Paxson as a veteran free agent and sent cash to the San Antonio Spurs as compensation.

November 5, 1985

Signed Ron Brewer as a free agent.

December 17, 1985

Waived Billy McKinney.

February 12, 1986

Signed Mike Holton to the first of two 10-day contracts.

February 22, 1986

Signed Tony Brown to the first of two 10-day contracts.

March 1, 1986

Signed Mike Holton to a contract for the rest of the season.

March 14, 1986

Signed Rod Higgins to the first of two 10-day contracts.

March 27, 1986

Waived Rod Higgins.

June 17, 1986

Drafted Brad Sellers in the 1st round (9th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Drafted Larry Krystkowiak in the 2nd round (28th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ricky Wilson in the 3rd round (52nd pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Drafted Scott Meents in the 4th round (74th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jimmy Gilbert in the 5th round (98th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Drafted Pete Myers in the 6th round (120th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Drafted Robert Henderson in the 7th round (144th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

Traded Larry Krystkowiak, a 1987 2nd round draft pick (Winston Garland was later selected) and a 1992 2nd round draft pick (Brett Roberts was later selected) to the Portland Trail Blazers for Steve Colter.