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1976-77 Milwaukee Bucks Transactions

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Record: 30-52, Finished 6th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Larry Costello (3-15), Don Nelson (27-37)

PTS/G: 108.4 (8th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.5 (21st of 22)
SRS: -2.99 (19th of 22) ▪ Pace: 108.3 (5th of 22)
Off Rtg: 100.0 (12th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.9 (21st of 22)
Expected W-L: 33-49 (19th of 22)

Arena: MECCA Arena ▪ Attendance: NA

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1976 to June 30, 1977.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
August 5, 1976 Trade

Traded Bird Averitt to the Buffalo Braves for a 1977 2nd round draft pick (Glenn Williams was later selected). This trade was for the 7th pick in the ABA dispersal draft.

August 5, 1976 Draft

Drafted Bird Averitt from the Kentucky Colonels in the dispersal draft.

September 17, 1976 Retirement

Jon McGlocklin retired.

October 20, 1976 Waiver

Waived Clyde Mayes.

October 20, 1976 Waiver

Waived Jim Fox.

November 2, 1976 Trade

Traded Jim Price to the Buffalo Braves for a 1977 1st round draft pick (Tate Armstrong was later selected).

November 12, 1976 Signing

Signed Glenn McDonald as a free agent.

November 22, 1976 Hiring

Hired Don Nelson as Head Coach.

November 22, 1976 Resignation

Larry Costello resigns as Head Coach.

November 22, 1976 Resignation

Larry Costello resigns as Head Coach.

December 6, 1976 Waiver

Waived Glenn McDonald.

December 8, 1976 Trade

Traded a 1977 2nd round draft pick (Wilson Washington was later selected) and a 1978 2nd round draft pick (Maurice Cheeks was later selected) to the Philadelphia 76ers for Fred Carter.

December 10, 1976 Waiver

Waived Mickey Davis.

January 13, 1977 Trade

Traded Gary Brokaw and Elmore Smith to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Rowland Garrett, a 1977 1st round draft pick (Ernie Grunfeld was later selected) and a 1978 1st round draft pick (George Johnson was later selected).

June 7, 1977 Trade

Traded Swen Nater and a 1977 1st round draft pick (Tate Armstrong was later selected) to the Buffalo Braves for a 1977 1st round draft pick (Marques Johnson was later selected).

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Kent Benson in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Marques Johnson in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Ernie Grunfeld in the 1st round (11th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Glenn Williams in the 2nd round (27th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Gary Yoder in the 3rd round (47th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Lewis Brown in the 4th round (69th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Ron Norwood in the 5th round (91st pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Chuck Goodyear in the 6th round (113th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Ron Bostic in the 7th round (134th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Larry Pikes in the 8th round (154th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.