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1982-83 Portland Trail Blazers Transactions

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Record: 46-36, Finished 4th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jack Ramsay (46-36)

PTS/G: 107.4 (15th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 105.3 (9th of 23)
SRS: 1.88 (10th of 23) ▪ Pace: 101.0 (18th of 23)
Off Rtg: 106.0 (8th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 103.9 (10th of 23)
Expected W-L: 47-35 (10th of 23)

Arena: Memorial Coliseum ▪ Attendance: 483,974 (8th of 23)

NBA 1983 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Semifinals (4-1) versus Los Angeles Lakers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference First Round (2-0) versus Seattle SuperSonics  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1982 to June 30, 1983.
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July 23, 1982

Waived Carl Bailey.

August 2, 1982

Signed Jeff Judkins as a veteran free agent and sent a 1984 3rd round draft pick (Tim Kearney was later selected) to the Detroit Pistons as compensation.

September 20, 1982

Waived Billy Ray Bates.

October 27, 1982

Waived Mike Harper.

December 8, 1982

Claimed Hank McDowell on waivers from the Golden State Warriors.

January 7, 1983

Traded cash to the Indiana Pacers for Don Buse. Indiana also received the consultation services of Portland vice president Jon Spolestra.

February 14, 1983

Bob Gross signed as a veteran free agent with the San Diego Clippers; received FROM_TRADE as compensation.

March 22, 1983

Waived Jeff Judkins.

June 28, 1983

Drafted Granville Waiters in the 2nd round (39th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Frank Smith in the 8th round (177th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Clyde Drexler in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Paul Little in the 7th round (154th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Derrick Pope in the 6th round (131st pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Gary Monroe in the 5th round (108th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Tim Dunham in the 4th round (85th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Russ Christianson in the 10th round (220th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Tom Piotrowski in the 3rd round (62nd pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Phil Hopson in the 9th round (199th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.