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2001-02 Los Angeles Lakers Transactions

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Record: 58-24, Finished 2nd in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Phil Jackson (58-24)

PTS/G: 101.3 (3rd of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 94.1 (10th of 29)
SRS: 7.14 (2nd of 29) ▪ Pace: 92.1 (6th of 29)
Off Rtg: 109.4 (2nd of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.7 (7th of 29)
Expected W-L: 60-22 (2nd of 29)

Arena: STAPLES Center ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 2002 Playoffs:
Won NBA Finals (4-0) versus New Jersey Nets  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference Finals (4-3) versus Sacramento Kings  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference Semifinals (4-1) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference First Round (3-0) versus Portland Trail Blazers  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 2001 to June 30, 2002.
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July 20, 2001

Signed Mitch Richmond as a free agent.

Signed Samaki Walker as a free agent.

August 9, 2001

Signed Joe Crispin as a free agent.

August 28, 2001

Signed Isaac Fontaine as a free agent.

September 21, 2001

Signed Jelani McCoy as a free agent.

September 26, 2001

Signed Dickey Simpkins as a free agent.

October 25, 2001

Waived Dickey Simpkins.

Waived Isaac Fontaine.

October 31, 2001

Waived Brian Shaw.

November 10, 2001

Waived Mike Penberthy.

November 24, 2001

Waived Joe Crispin.

June 26, 2002

Drafted Chris Jefferies in the 1st round (27th pick) of the 2002 NBA Draft.

Traded Lindsey Hunter, Chris Jefferies and a 2003 2nd round draft pick (Ramon Van de Hare was later selected) to the Toronto Raptors for Tracy Murray, Kareem Rush and a 2003 2nd round draft pick (Luke Walton was later selected).