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2002-03 Houston Rockets Transactions

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Record: 43-39, Finished 5th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rudy Tomjanovich (43-39)

PTS/G: 93.8 (21st of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 92.3 (8th of 29)
SRS: 1.89 (11th of 29) ▪ Pace: 88.8 (25th of 29)
Off Rtg: 104.3 (14th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.6 (14th of 29)
Expected W-L: 46-36 (13th of 29)

Arena: Compaq Center ▪ Attendance: 565,166 (27th of 29)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 2002 to June 30, 2003.
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Date Type Transaction
September 30, 2002 Signing

Signed Juaquin Hawkins as a free agent.

October 24, 2002 Waiver

Waived Oscar Torres.

December 18, 2002 Trade

As part of a 3-team trade, the Houston Rockets traded Kenny Thomas to the Philadelphia 76ers; the Houston Rockets traded a 2004 2nd round draft pick (Vassilis Spanoulis was later selected) to the Denver Nuggets; the Denver Nuggets traded James Posey to the Houston Rockets; and the Philadelphia 76ers traded Mark Bryant, Art Long and a 2005 1st round draft pick (Joey Graham was later selected) to the Denver Nuggets.

June 11, 2003 Trade

Traded a 2005 2nd round draft pick (Dijon Thompson was later selected) to the New York Knicks for Jeff Van Gundy (coach).

June 26, 2003 Draft

Drafted Malick Badiane in the 2nd round (44th pick) of the 2003 NBA Draft.