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1972-73 Portland Trail Blazers Transactions

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Record: 21-61, Finished 5th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jack McCloskey (21-61)

PTS/G: 106.2 (10th of 17) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 112.4 (13th of 17)
SRS: -5.68 (15th of 17) ▪ Pace: 110.4 (10th of 17)
Off Rtg: 95.9 (13th of 17) ▪ Def Rtg: 101.5 (16th of 17)
Expected W-L: 25-57 (15th of 17)

Arena: Memorial Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1972 to June 30, 1973.
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July 31, 1972

Traded a 1973 2nd round draft pick (Allan Bristow was later selected) to the Philadelphia 76ers for Fred Foster.

Traded Fred Foster to the Detroit Pistons for Terry Dischinger.

September 11, 1972

Waived Ron Knight.

Waived Jim Marsh.

Received a 1974 2nd round draft pick (Rubin Collins was later selected) as compensation for the Philadelphia 76ers signing Gary Gregor as a veteran free agent.

September 19, 1972

Waived Charlie Yelverton.

October 2, 1972

Traded Dale Schlueter to the Philadelphia 76ers for Dave Wohl.

October 10, 1972

Claimed Bill Turner on waivers from the Golden State Warriors.

October 24, 1972

Traded a 1974 3rd round draft pick (Foots Walker was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Charlie Davis.

October 27, 1972

Traded Stan McKenzie to the Houston Rockets for Greg Smith.

November 13, 1972

Waived Bill Turner.

December 6, 1972

Dave Wohl claimed on waivers by the Buffalo Braves.

April 24, 1973

Traded a 1973 1st round draft pick (Jim Brewer was later selected) and a 1973 3rd round draft pick (Jim O'Brien was later selected) to the Cleveland Cavaliers for John Johnson, Rick Roberson and a 1973 1st round draft pick (Barry Parkhill was later selected).

Drafted Barry Parkhill in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted William Averitt in the 4th round (55th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Fran Costello in the 5th round (71st pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Neal Jurgensen in the 6th round (89th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Larry Hollyfield in the 7th round (105th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Lendell Resson in the 8th round (123rd pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Mike Contreras in the 9th round (139th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Sam Whitehead in the 10th round (154th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ed Payne in the 11th round (167th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

Drafted Rick Holdt in the 12th round (177th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

June 21, 1973

Terry Dischinger retired.

June 27, 1973

Signed Bernie Fryer as a free agent.