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1996-97 Golden State Warriors Transactions

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Record: 30-52, Finished 7th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rick Adelman (30-52)

PTS/G: 99.6 (9th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 104.4 (27th of 29)
SRS: -4.90 (23rd of 29) ▪ Pace: 91.9 (7th of 29)
Off Rtg: 107.2 (11th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 112.2 (28th of 29)
Expected W-L: 28-54 (23rd of 29)

Arena: San Jose Arena ▪ Attendance: 621,844 (23rd of 29)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1996 to June 30, 1997.
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July 21, 1996

Released Robert Churchwell.

Released Geert Hammink.

Signed Mark Price as a free agent.

Released Jerome Kersey.

Released Jon Barry.

Released Kevin Willis.

September 30, 1996

Signed Ray Owes as a free agent.

Signed Henry James as a free agent.

Signed Lou Roe as a free agent.

October 27, 1996

Waived Henry James.

November 2, 1996

Traded Clifford Rozier, Rony Seikaly and a 1999 2nd round draft pick (Laron Profit was later selected) to the Orlando Magic for Jon Koncak, Donald Royal and Felton Spencer.

February 20, 1997

Traded Donald Royal to the Charlotte Hornets for Scott Burrell.

March 19, 1997

Signed Melvin Booker to the first of two 10-day contracts.

April 9, 1997

Signed Melvin Booker to a contract for the rest of the season.

April 28, 1997

Fired Rick Adelman as Head Coach.

June 5, 1997

Hired P.J. Carlesimo as Head Coach.

June 25, 1997

Drafted Adonal Foyle in the 1st round (8th pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.

Drafted Marc Jackson in the 2nd round (37th pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.