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1988-89 Chicago Bulls Transactions

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Record: 47-35, Finished 5th in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Doug Collins (47-35)

PTS/G: 106.4 (17th of 25) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 105.0 (5th of 25)
SRS: 2.13 (10th of 25) ▪ Pace: 97.0 (23rd of 25)
Off Rtg: 109.1 (12th of 25) ▪ Def Rtg: 107.7 (11th of 25)
Expected W-L: 45-37 (11th of 25)

Arena: Chicago Stadium ▪ Attendance: 736,962 (4th of 25)

NBA 1989 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Conference Finals (2-4) versus Detroit Pistons  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-2) versus New York Knicks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference First Round (3-2) versus Cleveland Cavaliers  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1988 to June 30, 1989.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
September 22, 1988 Waiver

Released Elston Turner.

September 22, 1988 Waiver

Released Rory Sparrow.

September 27, 1988 Signing

Signed Anthony Jones as a free agent.

September 27, 1988 Signing

Signed Charles Davis as a free agent.

September 27, 1988 Signing

Signed Ed Nealy as a free agent.

September 27, 1988 Signing

Signed David Wood as a free agent.

October 28, 1988 Claim

John Fox claimed on waivers by the Golden State Warriors.

November 17, 1988 Waiver

Waived David Wood.

November 21, 1988 Waiver

Waived Anthony Jones.

December 14, 1988 Trade

Traded Ed Nealy and a 1989 2nd round draft pick (Ricky Blanton was later selected) to the Phoenix Suns for Craig Hodges.

April 15, 1989 Signing

Signed Dominic Pressley as a free agent.

April 23, 1989 Waiver

Released Dominic Pressley.

June 15, 1989 Draft

Lost Sam Vincent to the Orlando Magic in the NBA expansion draft.

June 26, 1989 Trade

Traded Brad Sellers to the Seattle SuperSonics for a 1989 1st round draft pick (B.J. Armstrong was later selected).

June 27, 1989 Draft

Drafted Stacey King in the 1st round (6th pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft.

June 27, 1989 Draft

Drafted B.J. Armstrong in the 1st round (18th pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft.

June 27, 1989 Draft

Drafted Jeff Sanders in the 1st round (20th pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft.

June 27, 1989 Trade

Traded a 1993 2nd round draft pick (Mike Peplowski was later selected) to the Seattle SuperSonics. Seattle agreed not to select B.J. Armstrong with the 16th or 17th pick in the 1989 draft.

June 27, 1989 Trade

Traded Dave Corzine to the Orlando Magic for a 1990 2nd round draft pick (Toni Kukoc was later selected) and a 1992 2nd round draft pick (P.J. Brown was later selected).