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1976-77 Phoenix Suns Transactions

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Record: 34-48, Finished 5th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John MacLeod (34-48)

PTS/G: 104.9 (15th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 104.2 (5th of 22)
SRS: 0.64 (11th of 22) ▪ Pace: 106.6 (14th of 22)
Off Rtg: 98.1 (16th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 97.5 (3rd of 22)
Expected W-L: 43-39 (11th of 22)

Arena: Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1976 to June 30, 1977.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
August 25, 1976 Trade

Traded a 1977 2nd round draft pick (Glenn Williams was later selected) to the Buffalo Braves for Tom Van Arsdale.

August 26, 1976 Retirement

John Wetzel retired.

September 21, 1976 Retirement

Pat Riley retired.

September 23, 1976 Signing

Signed Marv Roberts as a free agent.

October 4, 1976 Waiver

Waived Al Fleming.

October 15, 1976 Waiver

Waived Nate Hawthorne.

October 15, 1976 Waiver

Waived Phil Lumpkin.

October 15, 1976 Waiver

Waived Marv Roberts.

December 8, 1976 Signing

Signed Dale Schlueter as a free agent.

March 18, 1977 Trade

Traded a 1979 2nd round draft pick (Paul Mokeski was later selected) to the Seattle SuperSonics for Bayard Forrest.

April 10, 1977 Retirement

Tom Van Arsdale retired.

May 12, 1977 Retirement

Dick Van Arsdale retired.

June 6, 1977 Retirement

Keith Erickson retired.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Walter Davis in the 1st round (5th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Mike Bratz in the 3rd round (66th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Greg Griffin in the 4th round (71st pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Cecil Rellford in the 5th round (93rd pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Billy McKinney in the 6th round (115th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Alvin Scott in the 7th round (136th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

June 10, 1977 Draft

Drafted Alvin Joseph in the 8th round (156th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.