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1969-70 Los Angeles Lakers Transactions

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Record: 46-36, Finished 2nd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Joe Mullaney (46-36)

PTS/G: 113.7 (12th of 14) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.8 (2nd of 14)
SRS: 1.76 (5th of 14) ▪ Pace: 113.9 (13th of 14)
Off Rtg: 99.1 (8th of 14) ▪ Def Rtg: 97.4 (4th of 14)
Expected W-L: 46-36 (5th of 14)

Arena: The Forum ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1970 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Finals (4-3) versus New York Knicks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Division Finals (4-0) versus Atlanta Hawks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Division Semifinals (4-3) versus Phoenix Suns  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1969 to June 30, 1970.
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September 9, 1969

Traded a 1971 3rd round draft pick (Mike Gale was later selected) to the Chicago Bulls for Mike Lynn.

September 18, 1969

Sold Freddie Crawford to the Milwaukee Bucks.

November 27, 1969

Traded Bill Hewitt and a 1970 3rd round draft pick (Jim Hayes was later selected) to the Detroit Pistons for Happy Hairston.

January 23, 1970

Purchased John Tresvant from the Seattle SuperSonics.

March 23, 1970

Drafted Ron Sanford in the 14th round (212th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Willie Woods in the 7th round (115th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Garry Elliott in the 13th round (202nd pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jerry Kroll in the 6th round (98th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Dewey Varner in the 12th round (192nd pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted John Fultz in the 5th round (81st pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bob Duklet in the 11th round (181st pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bob Thati in the 17th round (232nd pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Larry Mikan in the 4th round (64th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Kindell Stephens in the 10th round (166th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Pete Walthour in the 16th round (228th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Earnie Killum in the 2nd round (30th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bobby Sands in the 9th round (149th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Will Teague in the 15th round (221st pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jim McMillian in the 1st round (13th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

Drafted Rick Mount in the 8th round (132nd pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

May 11, 1970

Lost Mike Lynn to the Buffalo Braves in the NBA expansion draft.

Lost Dick Garrett to the Buffalo Braves in the NBA expansion draft.

Lost Johnny Egan to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA expansion draft.

May 20, 1970

Traded Mel Counts to the Phoenix Suns for Gail Goodrich.