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1998-99 New Jersey Nets Transactions

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Record: 16-34, Finished 7th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Calipari (3-17), Don Casey (13-17)

PTS/G: 91.4 (16th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 95.2 (23rd of 29)
SRS: -3.20 (25th of 29) ▪ Pace: 91.5 (4th of 29)
Off Rtg: 99.5 (25th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 103.6 (20th of 29)
Expected W-L: 18-32 (25th of 29)

Arena: Continental Airlines Arena ▪ Attendance: 400,387 (21st of 29)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1998 to June 30, 1999.
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January 21, 1999

Signed Steve Goodrich as a free agent.

Signed Earl Boykins as a free agent.

Traded Michael Cage and Don MacLean to the Seattle SuperSonics for Jim McIlvaine.

Signed Eric Murdock as a free agent.

February 3, 1999

Signed Scott Burrell as a free agent.

February 10, 1999

Waived Steve Goodrich.

February 16, 1999

Signed Damon Jones as a free agent.

March 3, 1999

Signed Doug Overton as a free agent.

March 8, 1999

Waived Damon Jones.

March 11, 1999

As part of a 3-team trade, the New Jersey Nets traded Brian Evans and a 1999 1st round draft pick (Wally Szczerbiak was later selected) to the Minnesota Timberwolves; the New Jersey Nets traded Sam Cassell and Chris Gatling to the Milwaukee Bucks; the Milwaukee Bucks traded Terrell Brandon to the Minnesota Timberwolves; the Milwaukee Bucks traded Elliot Perry to the New Jersey Nets; the Minnesota Timberwolves traded Paul Grant to the Milwaukee Bucks; and the Minnesota Timberwolves traded Chris Carr, Bill Curley and Stephon Marbury to the New Jersey Nets.

March 12, 1999

Signed Doug Overton to a 10-day contract.

March 13, 1999

Waived Bill Curley.

March 22, 1999

Signed Jamie Feick to the first of two 10-day contracts.

March 23, 1999

Signed William Cunningham to the first of two 10-day contracts.

March 25, 1999

Signed Mark Hendrickson to the first of two 10-day contracts.

April 11, 1999

Signed Jamie Feick to a contract for the rest of the season.

April 14, 1999

Signed Mark Hendrickson to a contract for the rest of the season.

April 27, 1999

Signed William Cunningham to a contract for the rest of the season.

May 3, 1999

Signed Gheorghe Muresan to a contract for the rest of the season.

June 30, 1999

Drafted Evan Eschmeyer in the 2nd round (34th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft.