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1987-88 Philadelphia 76ers Transactions

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Record: 36-46, Finished 4th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Matt Guokas (20-23), Jim Lynam (16-23)

PTS/G: 105.7 (16th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 107.1 (12th of 23)
SRS: -0.79 (17th of 23) ▪ Pace: 96.0 (22nd of 23)
Off Rtg: 108.8 (10th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 110.3 (19th of 23)
Expected W-L: 37-45 (17th of 23)

Arena: The Spectrum ▪ Attendance: 505,245 (11th of 23)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1987 to June 30, 1988.
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October 16, 1987

Waived Claude Gregory.

November 3, 1987

Waived Jim Les.

November 19, 1987

Waived Michael Young.

November 24, 1987

Signed Albert King as a veteran free agent and sent a 1988 2nd round draft pick (Charles Shackleford was later selected) to the New Jersey Nets as compensation.

December 3, 1987

Signed Gerald Henderson as a free agent.

Waived Steve Colter.

December 19, 1987

Signed Bob Thornton as a free agent.

December 22, 1987

Waived Vincent Askew.

January 16, 1988

Traded Roy Hinson, Tim McCormick and a 1989 2nd round draft pick (Stanley Brundy was later selected) to the New Jersey Nets for Ben Coleman and Mike Gminski.

February 8, 1988

Fired Matt Guokas as Head Coach.

Hired Jim Lynam as Head Coach.

March 3, 1988

Signed Dave Henderson to the first of two 10-day contracts.

June 23, 1988

Lost Hansi Gnad to the Miami Heat in the NBA expansion draft.

June 28, 1988

Drafted Charles Smith in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

Drafted Everette Stephens in the 2nd round (31st pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

Drafted Herman Montenegro in the 3rd round (57th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

Traded Charles Smith to the Los Angeles Clippers for Hersey Hawkins and a 1989 1st round draft pick (Kenny Payne was later selected).