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2007-08 New Orleans Hornets Transactions

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Record: 56-26, Finished 1st in NBA Southwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Byron Scott (56-26)

PTS/G: 100.9 (9th of 30) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 95.6 (5th of 30)
SRS: 5.46 (5th of 30) ▪ Pace: 89.9 (26th of 30)
Off Rtg: 111.5 (5th of 30) ▪ Def Rtg: 105.7 (7th of 30)
Expected W-L: 56-26 (5th of 30)

Arena: New Orleans Arena ▪ Attendance: 581,432 (26th of 30)

NBA 2008 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Semifinals (3-4) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference First Round (4-1) versus Dallas Mavericks  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2008.
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Date Type Transaction
July 23, 2007 Signing

Signed Morris Peterson as a free agent.

September 13, 2007 Signing

Signed Melvin Ely as a free agent.

September 29, 2007 Trade

Traded Cedric Simmons to the Cleveland Cavaliers for David Wesley.

October 1, 2007 Signing

Signed Ryan Bowen as a free agent.

October 29, 2007 Trade

Traded David Wesley to the New Jersey Nets for Mile Ilic and Bernard Robinson.

October 29, 2007 Waiver

Waived Mile Ilic.

October 29, 2007 Waiver

Waived Bernard Robinson.

February 21, 2008 Trade

As part of a 3-team trade, the New Orleans Hornets traded Marcus Vinicius to the Memphis Grizzlies; the New Orleans Hornets traded Bobby Jackson, Adam Haluska and a 2008 2nd round draft pick (Maarty Leunen was later selected) to the Houston Rockets; the Houston Rockets traded Malick Badiane to the Memphis Grizzlies; the Houston Rockets traded Mike James and Bonzi Wells to the New Orleans Hornets; and the Memphis Grizzlies traded Sergei Lishouk to the Houston Rockets.

June 26, 2008 Draft

Drafted Darrell Arthur in the 1st round (27th pick) of the 2008 NBA Draft.

June 26, 2008 Sale

Sold Darrell Arthur to the Portland Trail Blazers.