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1966-67 Los Angeles Lakers Transactions

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Record: 36-45, Finished 3rd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Schaus (36-45)

PTS/G: 120.5 (3rd of 10) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 120.2 (9th of 10)
SRS: 0.31 (4th of 10) ▪ Pace: 123.0 (3rd of 10)
Off Rtg: 97.4 (5th of 10) ▪ Def Rtg: 97.1 (6th of 10)
Expected W-L: 41-40 (4th of 10)

Arena: Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1967 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Semifinals (3-0) versus San Francisco Warriors  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1966 to June 30, 1967.
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September 14, 1966

Purchased Tom Hawkins from the Cincinnati Royals.

September 22, 1966

Traded Leroy Ellis to the Baltimore Bullets for Jim Barnes.

January 16, 1967

As part of a 3-team trade, the Los Angeles Lakers traded Rudy LaRusso and a 1967 1st round draft pick (Sonny Dove was later selected) to the Detroit Pistons; the Baltimore Bullets traded Mel Counts to the Los Angeles Lakers; and the Detroit Pistons traded Ray Scott to the Baltimore Bullets. Detroit got a 1st round draft pick in 1967 when LaRusso refused to report; LaRusso was later sold to San Francisco.

May 1, 1967

Lost Hank Finkel to the San Diego Rockets in the NBA expansion draft.

Lost John Block to the San Diego Rockets in the NBA expansion draft.

Lost Mahdi Abdul-Rahman to the Seattle SuperSonics in the NBA expansion draft.

May 3, 1967

Drafted Don Carlos in the 8th round (83rd pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jamie Thompson in the 7th round (71st pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Gary Jones in the 13th round (137th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Gary Keller in the 6th round (59th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ben Monroe in the 12th round (127th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Joe Allen in the 5th round (47th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Nick Pino in the 11th round (116th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Cliff Anderson in the 4th round (35th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Don Kruze in the 10th round (105th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Dwight Smith in the 3rd round (23rd pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jay McMillon in the 9th round (94th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

Drafted Randy Mahaffey in the 2nd round (16th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.