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1987-88 Los Angeles Clippers Transactions

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Record: 17-65, Finished 6th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Gene Shue (17-65)

PTS/G: 98.8 (23rd of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 109.1 (16th of 23)
SRS: -10.24 (23rd of 23) ▪ Pace: 100.8 (9th of 23)
Off Rtg: 97.4 (23rd of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 107.6 (12th of 23)
Expected W-L: 16-66 (23rd of 23)

Arena: Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena ▪ Attendance: 345,589 (22nd of 23)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1987 to June 30, 1988.
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October 6, 1987

Signed Tod Murphy as a free agent.

November 9, 1987

Waived Tod Murphy.

January 20, 1988

Signed Michael Phelps to a 10-day contract.

February 3, 1988

Claimed Greg Kite on waivers from the Boston Celtics.

Waived Norris Coleman.

February 26, 1988

Waived Lancaster Gordon.

March 7, 1988

Signed Claude Gregory to the first of two 10-day contracts.

March 18, 1988

Signed Steve Burtt to two 10-day contracts, then signed to a contract for the rest of the season.

March 23, 1988

Signed Eric White to the first of two 10-day contracts.

Waived Martin Nessley.

March 28, 1988

Signed Claude Gregory as a free agent.

April 12, 1988

Signed Eric White as a free agent.

June 23, 1988

Lost Darnell Valentine to the Miami Heat in the NBA expansion draft.

June 28, 1988

Drafted Danny Manning in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

Drafted Rob Lock in the 3rd round (51st pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

Traded Hersey Hawkins and a 1989 1st round draft pick (Kenny Payne was later selected) to the Philadelphia 76ers for Charles Smith.

Drafted Tom Garrick in the 2nd round (45th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

Traded Michael Cage to the Seattle SuperSonics for Gary Grant and a 1989 1st round draft pick (Kenny Payne was later selected).

Drafted Hersey Hawkins in the 1st round (6th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.