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1997-98 Houston Rockets Transactions

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Record: 41-41, Finished 4th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rudy Tomjanovich (41-41)

PTS/G: 98.8 (7th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 99.5 (24th of 29)
SRS: -1.22 (19th of 29) ▪ Pace: 91.0 (12th of 29)
Off Rtg: 107.7 (8th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 108.6 (25th of 29)
Expected W-L: 39-43 (18th of 29)

Arena: The Summit ▪ Attendance: 670,117 (17th of 29)

NBA 1998 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference First Round (2-3) versus Utah Jazz  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1997 to June 30, 1998.
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July 26, 1997

Signed Joe Stephens as a free agent.

October 1, 1997

Released Sedale Threatt.

October 28, 1997

Traded Sam Mack to the Vancouver Grizzlies for a 2000 2nd round draft pick (Jake Voskuhl was later selected).

October 30, 1997

Waived Randy Livingston.

May 3, 1998

Clyde Drexler retired.

June 9, 1998

Traded Kevin Willis to the Toronto Raptors for Roy Rogers, a 1998 1st round draft pick (Bryce Drew was later selected) and a 1998 1st round draft pick (Mirsad Turkcan was later selected).

June 24, 1998

Drafted Michael Dickerson in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bryce Drew in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.

Drafted Mirsad Turkcan in the 1st round (18th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.

Drafted Cuttino Mobley in the 2nd round (41st pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.