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1988-89 Miami Heat Transactions

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Record: 15-67, Finished 6th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ron Rothstein (15-67)

PTS/G: 97.8 (25th of 25) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 109.0 (11th of 25)
SRS: -11.13 (25th of 25) ▪ Pace: 99.1 (16th of 25)
Off Rtg: 97.8 (25th of 25) ▪ Def Rtg: 109.0 (18th of 25)
Expected W-L: 15-67 (25th of 25)

Arena: Miami Arena ▪ Attendance: 612,754 (12th of 25)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1988 to June 30, 1989.
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Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.


July 1, 1988

Waived John Stroeder.

August 1, 1988

Released Kevin Williams.

August 29, 1988

Signed Pat Cummings as a free agent.

September 30, 1988

Signed John Shasky as a free agent.

October 24, 1988

Waived Nate Johnston.

November 3, 1988

Signed Rory Sparrow as a free agent.

Waived Andre Turner.

Released Orlando Graham.

November 5, 1988

Signed Anthony Taylor as a free agent.

December 4, 1988

Signed Clinton Wheeler as a free agent.

December 27, 1988

Waived Anthony Taylor.

Waived Clinton Wheeler.

December 31, 1988

Signed Todd Mitchell to the first of two 10-day contracts.

January 11, 1989

Signed Kelvin Upshaw to the first of two 10-day contracts.

January 14, 1989

Signed Todd Mitchell as a free agent.

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

February 3, 1989

Signed Craig Neal as a free agent.

February 24, 1989

Waived Todd Mitchell.

March 22, 1989

Signed Dave Popson to the first of two 10-day contracts.

April 12, 1989

Signed Dave Popson to a contract for the rest of the season.

June 27, 1989

Drafted Glen Rice in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft.

Drafted Sherman Douglas in the 2nd round (28th pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft.

Drafted Scott Haffner in the 2nd round (45th pick) of the 1989 NBA Draft.