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1978-79 Kansas City Kings Transactions

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Record: 48-34, Finished 1st in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Cotton Fitzsimmons (48-34)

PTS/G: 113.1 (7th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 110.2 (11th of 22)
SRS: 2.73 (5th of 22) ▪ Pace: 107.3 (5th of 22)
Off Rtg: 104.5 (9th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.9 (4th of 22)
Expected W-L: 48-34 (6th of 22)

Arena: Kemper Arena ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1979 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Semifinals (1-4) versus Phoenix Suns  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1978 to June 30, 1979.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
July 10, 1978 Trade

Traded Geoff Crompton to the Denver Nuggets for a 1981 4th round draft pick (Kenny Dennard was later selected).

September 14, 1978 Signing

Signed Marlon Redmond as a free agent.

September 14, 1978 Signing

Signed Billy McKinney as a free agent.

September 18, 1978 Signing

Kevin Restani signed as a veteran free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks; received FROM_TRADE as compensation.

October 2, 1978 Waiver

Waived Jeff Cook.

October 11, 1978 Waiver

Waived Mike Evans.

October 27, 1978 Signing

Signed Gus Gerard as a free agent.

February 2, 1979 Waiver

Waived Marlon Redmond.

March 9, 1979 Signing

Signed Ron Behagen to a 10-day contract.

March 20, 1979 Waiver

Waived Marlon Redmond.

March 29, 1979 Waiver

Waived Ron Behagen.

April 9, 1979 Signing

Signed Lars Hansen as a free agent.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Reggie King in the 1st round (18th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Terry Crosby in the 3rd round (62nd pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted John McCullough in the 4th round (85th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Curtis Watkins in the 5th round (105th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Bob Roma in the 6th round (126th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Nick Daniels in the 7th round (145th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Tony Vann in the 8th round (164th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Gary Wilson in the 9th round (181st pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1979 Draft

Drafted Russell Saunders in the 10th round (200th pick) of the 1979 NBA Draft.