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1987-88 Phoenix Suns Transactions

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Record: 28-54, Finished 4th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Wetzel (28-54)

PTS/G: 108.5 (10th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 113.0 (20th of 23)
SRS: -4.80 (18th of 23) ▪ Pace: 101.2 (7th of 23)
Off Rtg: 107.0 (14th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 111.4 (20th of 23)
Expected W-L: 30-52 (18th of 23)

Arena: Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum ▪ Attendance: 452,354 (17th of 23)

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

Date Type Transaction
October 2, 1987 Signing

Signed Jeff Cook as a free agent.

October 13, 1987 Waiver

Waived Grant Gondrezick.

October 19, 1987 Waiver

Waived Rafael Addison.

October 29, 1987 Trade

Traded a 1989 2nd round draft pick (Greg Grant was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for James Bailey.

October 29, 1987 Waiver

Waived Sedric Toney.

December 28, 1987 Waiver

Waived Bill Martin.

February 24, 1988 Trade

Traded James Edwards to the Detroit Pistons for Ron Moore and a 1991 2nd round draft pick (Richard Dumas was later selected).

February 25, 1988 Trade

Traded Larry Nance, Mike Sanders and a 1988 1st round draft pick (Randolph Keys was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Tyrone Corbin, Kevin Johnson, Mark West, a 1988 1st round draft pick (Dan Majerle was later selected), a 1988 2nd round draft pick (Dean Garrett was later selected) and a 1989 2nd round draft pick (Greg Grant was later selected).

February 25, 1988 Trade

Traded Jay Humphries to the Milwaukee Bucks for Craig Hodges and a 1988 2nd round draft pick (Andrew Lang was later selected).

April 29, 1988 Retirement

Alvan Adams retired.

May 2, 1988 Firing

Fired John Wetzel as Head Coach.

May 10, 1988 Hiring

Hired Cotton Fitzsimmons as Head Coach.

June 23, 1988 Draft

Lost Bernard Thompson to the Charlotte Hornets in the NBA expansion draft.

June 28, 1988 Draft

Drafted Tim Perry in the 1st round (7th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1988 Draft

Drafted Dan Majerle in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1988 Draft

Drafted Andrew Lang in the 2nd round (28th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1988 Draft

Drafted Dean Garrett in the 2nd round (38th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1988 Draft

Drafted Steve Kerr in the 2nd round (50th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

June 28, 1988 Draft

Drafted Rodney Johns in the 3rd round (55th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

June 30, 1988 Waiver

Released James Bailey.

June 30, 1988 Waiver

Released Jeff Cook.