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1986-87 New York Knicks Transactions

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Record: 24-58, Finished 5th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Hubie Brown (4-12), Bob Hill (20-46)

PTS/G: 103.8 (23rd of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 110.0 (13th of 23)
SRS: -5.42 (22nd of 23) ▪ Pace: 98.5 (20th of 23)
Off Rtg: 104.8 (20th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 111.1 (20th of 23)
Expected W-L: 25-57 (22nd of 23)

Arena: Madison Square Garden (IV) ▪ Attendance: 538,048 (9th of 23)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1986 to June 30, 1987.
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August 14, 1986

James Bailey signed as a veteran free agent with the New Jersey Nets; received FROM_TRADE as compensation.

August 26, 1986

Signed Cozell McQueen as a free agent.

Signed McKinley Singleton as a free agent.

October 2, 1986

Traded Darrell Walker to the Denver Nuggets for a 1987 1st round draft pick (Olden Polynice was later selected).

October 20, 1986

Waived Cozell McQueen.

Waived Fred Cofield.

October 28, 1986

Waived Michael Jackson.

October 30, 1986

Traded a 1987 1st round draft pick (Olden Polynice was later selected) and a 1988 2nd round draft pick (Sylvester Gray was later selected) to the Chicago Bulls for Jawann Oldham.

November 12, 1986

Traded a 1987 1st round draft pick (Scottie Pippen was later selected) and a 1990 2nd round draft pick (Steve Henson was later selected) to the Seattle SuperSonics for Gerald Henderson and a 1987 1st round draft pick (Mark Jackson was later selected).

November 14, 1986

Waived McKinley Singleton.

January 3, 1987

Signed Stewart Granger as a free agent.

February 22, 1987

Signed Eddie Lee Wilkins to a 10-day contract.

March 4, 1987

Signed Eddie Lee Wilkins as a free agent.

March 21, 1987

Signed Brad Wright as a free agent.

March 29, 1987

Signed Bill Martin to the first of two 10-day contracts.

June 22, 1987

Drafted Mark Jackson in the 1st round (18th pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ron Moore in the 2nd round (25th pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jerome Batiste in the 3rd round (49th pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.

Drafted Mike Morgan in the 4th round (71st pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.

Drafted Glenn Clem in the 5th round (95th pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.

Drafted Howard Triche in the 6th round (117th pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.

Drafted Wayne Williams in the 7th round (141st pick) of the 1987 NBA Draft.