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1977-78 Cleveland Cavaliers Transactions

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Record: 43-39, Finished 3rd in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Fitch (43-39)

PTS/G: 104.4 (19th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 103.9 (4th of 22)
SRS: 0.44 (9th of 22) ▪ Pace: 103.5 (19th of 22)
Off Rtg: 99.9 (15th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 99.4 (5th of 22)
Expected W-L: 42-40 (9th of 22)

Arena: Coliseum at Richfield ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1978 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Eastern Conference First Round (2-0) versus New York Knicks  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1977 to June 30, 1978.
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September 26, 1977

Waived Edmund Lawrence.

October 3, 1977

Traded a 1981 1st round draft pick (Al Wood was later selected) and a 1983 1st round draft pick (Rodney McCray was later selected) to the Philadelphia 76ers for Terry Furlow.

October 10, 1977

Received Walt Frazier as compensation for the New York Knicks signing Jim Cleamons as a veteran free agent.

October 17, 1977

Traded Gary Brokaw to the Buffalo Braves for future considerations.

December 12, 1977

Eddie Jordan claimed on waivers by the New Jersey Nets.

June 1, 1978

Traded a 1979 1st round draft pick (Greg Kelser was later selected) to the Milwaukee Bucks for a 1978 1st round draft pick (Mike Mitchell was later selected).

June 9, 1978

Drafted Ron Bell in the 6th round (123rd pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ken Koenigs in the 5th round (99th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Stan Rome in the 4th round (78th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Gary Winston in the 10th round (194th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Kenny Higgs in the 3rd round (57th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Steve Bayless in the 9th round (180th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Harry Davis in the 2nd round (33rd pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Roland Martin in the 8th round (161st pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Mike Mitchell in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.

Drafted Tony Smith in the 7th round (143rd pick) of the 1978 NBA Draft.