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1975-76 Houston Rockets Transactions

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Record: 40-42, Finished 3rd in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Johnny Egan (40-42)

PTS/G: 106.2 (7th of 18) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 107.0 (18th of 18)
SRS: -0.71 (10th of 18) ▪ Pace: 104.7 (12th of 18)
Off Rtg: 101.1 (1st of 18) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.8 (18th of 18)
Expected W-L: 39-43 (10th of 18)

Arena: The Summit ▪ Attendance: NA

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1975 to June 30, 1976.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
August 1, 1975 Waiver

Waived Zaid Abdul-Aziz.

November 13, 1975 Trade

Traded Steve Hawes to the Portland Trail Blazers for John Johnson.

November 27, 1975 Waiver

Waived Cliff Meely.

April 20, 1976 Firing

Fired Johnny Egan as Head Coach.

April 20, 1976 Hiring

Hired Tom Nissalke as Head Coach.

June 7, 1976 Trade

Traded Gus Bailey, Joe Meriweather and a 1976 1st round draft pick (Armond Hill was later selected) to the Atlanta Hawks for Dwight Jones and a 1976 1st round draft pick (John Lucas was later selected).

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted John Lucas in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Phil Hicks in the 2nd round (27th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Barnes Hauptfuhrer in the 3rd round (44th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Hercle Ivy in the 4th round (61st pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Dave Marrs in the 5th round (78th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Robert Paige in the 6th round (96th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Barry Davis in the 7th round (114th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

June 8, 1976 Draft

Drafted Dan Kruger in the 8th round (132nd pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.