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1995-96 Minnesota Timberwolves Transactions

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Record: 26-56, Finished 5th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Blair (6-14), Flip Saunders (20-42)

PTS/G: 97.9 (19th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 103.2 (23rd of 29)
SRS: -5.14 (26th of 29) ▪ Pace: 93.5 (5th of 29)
Off Rtg: 104.1 (25th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 109.8 (20th of 29)
Expected W-L: 26-56 (25th of 29)

Arena: Target Center ▪ Attendance: 585,669 (26th of 29)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1995 to June 30, 1996.
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July 1, 1995

Released Stacey King.

Released Greg Foster.

Released Mike Brown.

September 29, 1995

Signed Sam Mitchell as an unrestricted free agent.

October 5, 1995

Signed Marques Bragg as a free agent.

Signed Rich King as a free agent.

October 6, 1995

Greg Foster signed as an unrestricted free agent with the Utah Jazz.

October 11, 1995

Waived Brian Davis.

October 14, 1995

Signed Terry Porter as a free agent.

Signed Eric Riley as a free agent.

October 31, 1995

Waived Rich King.

November 1, 1995

Waived Darrick Martin.

December 5, 1995

Signed Charles Smith as a free agent.

December 18, 1995

Fired Bill Blair as Head Coach.

Hired Flip Saunders as Head Coach.

January 4, 1996

Waived Charles Smith.

January 12, 1996

Traded a 1996 2nd round draft pick (Amal McCaskill was later selected) to the Vancouver Grizzlies for Darrick Martin.

February 22, 1996

Traded Christian Laettner and Sean Rooks to the Atlanta Hawks for Andrew Lang and Spud Webb.

June 26, 1996

Drafted Ray Allen in the 1st round (5th pick) of the 1996 NBA Draft.

Traded Ray Allen and a 1998 1st round draft pick (Rasho Nesterovic was later selected) to the Milwaukee Bucks for Stephon Marbury.

June 29, 1996

Traded TO_TRADE to the Dallas Mavericks for Cherokee Parks. Minnesota removed the 2nd overall draft pick through 6th overall draft pick protection on the 1st round draft pick obtained for Sean Rooks on November 1, 1994; the draft pick was changed to either 1997 (unless it was the 1st draft pick overall) or 1998.