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2008-09 New Orleans Hornets Transactions

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Record: 49-33, Finished 4th in NBA Southwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Byron Scott (49-33)

PTS/G: 95.8 (26th of 30) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 94.3 (5th of 30)
SRS: 1.41 (13th of 30) ▪ Pace: 87.8 (28th of 30)
Off Rtg: 108.7 (12th of 30) ▪ Def Rtg: 107.0 (9th of 30)
Expected W-L: 46-36 (12th of 30)

Arena: New Orleans Arena ▪ Attendance: 695,727 (19th of 30)

NBA 2009 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference First Round (1-4) versus Denver Nuggets  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 2008 to June 30, 2009.
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Date Type Transaction
July 23, 2008 Signing

Signed James Posey as a free agent.

August 22, 2008 Signing

Signed Devin Brown as a free agent.

August 28, 2008 Signing

Signed Sean Marks as a free agent.

September 26, 2008 Signing

Signed Courtney Sims as a free agent.

October 22, 2008 Waiver

Waived Courtney Sims.

December 10, 2008 Trade

As part of a 3-team trade, the New Orleans Hornets traded Mike James to the Washington Wizards; the Memphis Grizzlies traded a 2015 2nd round draft pick to the New Orleans Hornets; the Memphis Grizzlies traded Javaris Crittenton to the Washington Wizards; the Washington Wizards traded a 2010 1st round draft pick (Xavier Henry was later selected) to the Memphis Grizzlies; and the Washington Wizards traded Antonio Daniels to the New Orleans Hornets.

June 25, 2009 Draft

Drafted Darren Collison in the 1st round (21st pick) of the 2009 NBA Draft.

June 25, 2009 Trade

Traded a 2010 2nd round draft pick (Jarvis Varnado was later selected) and a 2012 2nd round draft pick (Jae Crowder was later selected) to the Miami Heat for Marcus Thornton.