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1975-76 Seattle SuperSonics Transactions

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Record: 43-39, Finished 2nd in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Russell (43-39)

PTS/G: 106.4 (5th of 18) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 106.7 (16th of 18)
SRS: -0.15 (9th of 18) ▪ Pace: 107.7 (4th of 18)
Off Rtg: 98.3 (10th of 18) ▪ Def Rtg: 98.6 (11th of 18)
Expected W-L: 40-42 (9th of 18)

Arena: Seattle Center Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1976 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Semifinals (4-2) versus Phoenix Suns  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1975 to June 30, 1976.
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September 24, 1975

Signed Al Carlson as a free agent.

September 25, 1975

Traded Archie Clark to the Detroit Pistons for a 1978 1st round draft pick (Ron Brewer was later selected).

October 22, 1975

Traded Jim Fox to the Milwaukee Bucks for a 1976 2nd round draft pick (Bayard Forrest was later selected).

Traded a 1976 3rd round draft pick (Larry Cooke was later selected) to the Atlanta Hawks for Herm Gilliam.

October 24, 1975

Traded Spencer Haywood to the New York Knicks for Gene Short and a 1979 1st round draft pick (James Bailey was later selected).

November 22, 1975

Purchased Mike Bantom from the Phoenix Suns.

November 23, 1975

Signed Willie Norwood as a free agent.

November 24, 1975

Waived Gene Short.

January 12, 1976

Waived Al Carlson.

January 31, 1976

Signed Zaid Abdul-Aziz as a free agent.

June 8, 1976

Drafted Bob Wilkerson in the 1st round (11th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bayard Forrest in the 2nd round (19th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Dennis Johnson in the 2nd round (29th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Willie Parr in the 4th round (63rd pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Robert Gray in the 5th round (80th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Darrell Peterson in the 6th round (98th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Mark Klein in the 7th round (116th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Norton Barnhill in the 8th round (134th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ron Johnson in the 9th round (151st pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ricky Lewis in the 10th round (167th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.