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1997-98 Philadelphia 76ers Transactions

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Record: 31-51, Finished 7th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Larry Brown (31-51)

PTS/G: 93.3 (21st of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 95.7 (15th of 29)
SRS: -1.89 (21st of 29) ▪ Pace: 90.4 (13th of 29)
Off Rtg: 102.8 (21st of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 105.4 (18th of 29)
Expected W-L: 34-48 (21st of 29)

Arena: CoreStates Center ▪ Attendance: 655,417 (20th of 29)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1997 to June 30, 1998.
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September 4, 1997

Signed Terry Cummings as a free agent.

November 21, 1997

Traded Marko Milic to the Phoenix Suns for Tom Chambers.

December 11, 1997

Tom Chambers retired.

December 18, 1997

Traded Eric Montross, Jerry Stackhouse and a 2005 2nd round draft pick (Alex Acker was later selected) to the Detroit Pistons for Aaron McKie, Theo Ratliff and a 2003 1st round draft pick (Carlos Delfino was later selected).

January 18, 1998

Traded a 1998 2nd round draft pick (Jelani McCoy was later selected) to the Seattle SuperSonics for Eric Snow.

February 17, 1998

Traded Jim Jackson and Clarence Weatherspoon to the Golden State Warriors for Brian Shaw and Joe Smith.

February 19, 1998

Traded Terry Cummings to the New York Knicks for Ron Grandison and Herb Williams.

March 10, 1998

Signed William Cunningham to a 10-day contract.

March 11, 1998

Signed Benoit Benjamin to the first of two 10-day contracts.

March 18, 1998

Waived William Cunningham.

March 30, 1998

Signed Benoit Benjamin to a contract for the rest of the season.

June 24, 1998

Drafted Larry Hughes in the 1st round (8th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.

Drafted Casey Shaw in the 2nd round (37th pick) of the 1998 NBA Draft.

Traded a 1999 1st round draft pick (Quincy Lewis was later selected) to the Utah Jazz for Nazr Mohammed.