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1982-83 Detroit Pistons Transactions

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Record: 37-45, Finished 3rd in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Scotty Robertson (37-45)

PTS/G: 112.7 (6th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 113.1 (17th of 23)
SRS: -0.17 (14th of 23) ▪ Pace: 105.8 (5th of 23)
Off Rtg: 105.4 (11th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 105.8 (14th of 23)
Expected W-L: 40-42 (14th of 23)

Arena: Pontiac Silverdome ▪ Attendance: 482,571 (9th of 23)

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

Date Type Transaction
August 2, 1982 Signing

Jeff Judkins signed as a veteran free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers; received a 1984 3rd round draft pick (Tim Kearney was later selected) as compensation.

September 22, 1982 Trade

Traded a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Greg Wiltjer was later selected) to the Indiana Pacers for Tom Owens.

October 7, 1982 Trade

Traded Steve Hayes to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 1986 2nd round draft pick (Dennis Rodman was later selected).

October 22, 1982 Signing

Signed Jim Zoet as a free agent.

November 24, 1982 Waiver

Waived Jim Zoet.

November 28, 1982 Signing

Signed Scott May as a free agent.

December 20, 1982 Waiver

Waived Scott May.

December 28, 1982 Signing

Signed Jim Smith as a free agent.

January 1, 1983 Signing

Signed James Wilkes as a free agent.

February 10, 1983 Trade

Traded Edgar Jones to the San Antonio Spurs for a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Eric Turner was later selected) and a 1985 3rd round draft pick (Andre Goode was later selected).

February 13, 1983 Trade

As part of a 3-team trade, the Detroit Pistons traded a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Tony Costner was later selected) and a 1985 2nd round draft pick (Lorenzo Charles was later selected) to the Atlanta Hawks; the Atlanta Hawks traded Steve Hawes to the Seattle SuperSonics; and the Seattle SuperSonics traded Ray Tolbert to the Detroit Pistons.

February 19, 1983 Signing

Signed Jim Johnstone as a free agent.

April 18, 1983 Firing

Fired Scotty Robertson as Head Coach.

May 17, 1983 Hiring

Hired Chuck Daly as Head Coach.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Antoine Carr in the 1st round (8th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Erich Santifer in the 3rd round (55th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Steve Bouchie in the 4th round (78th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Ken Austin in the 5th round (101st pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Derek Perry in the 6th round (124th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Rob Gonzalez in the 7th round (147th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted George Wenzel in the 8th round (170th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Marlow McLain in the 9th round (192nd pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1983 Draft

Drafted Ike Person in the 10th round (213th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.