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1981-82 Seattle SuperSonics Transactions

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Record: 52-30, Finished 2nd in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Lenny Wilkens (52-30)

PTS/G: 107.3 (12th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 103.1 (5th of 23)
SRS: 3.69 (5th of 23) ▪ Pace: 100.0 (13th of 23)
Off Rtg: 106.4 (12th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.3 (3rd of 23)
Expected W-L: 52-30 (5th of 23)

Arena: King County Domed Stadium ▪ Attendance: 721,049 (1st of 23)

NBA 1982 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Semifinals (4-1) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference First Round (2-1) versus Houston Rockets  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1981 to June 30, 1982.
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October 27, 1981

Waived Carl Bailey.

November 23, 1981

Traded Vinnie Johnson to the Detroit Pistons for Greg Kelser.

November 25, 1981

Traded James Bailey to the New Jersey Nets for Ray Tolbert and a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Danny Young was later selected).

December 1, 1981

Dennis Awtrey signed as a veteran free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers; received FROM_TRADE as compensation.

February 12, 1982

Paul Westphal signed as a veteran free agent with the New York Knicks; received FROM_TRADE as compensation.

February 16, 1982

Traded Armond Hill and a 1982 2nd round draft pick (Jeff Taylor was later selected) to the San Diego Clippers for Phil Smith.

June 16, 1982

Traded Bill Hanzlik and a 1982 1st round draft pick (Rob Williams was later selected) to the Denver Nuggets for David Thompson. Denver originally received Wally Walker but he was ruled ineligible.

June 29, 1982

Drafted John Greig in the 3rd round (65th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft.

Drafted Steve Burks in the 8th round (180th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft.

Drafted Allen Rayhorn in the 7th round (157th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft.

Drafted Bobby Potts in the 6th round (134th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft.

Drafted Rod Camp in the 5th round (111th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ken Owens in the 4th round (88th pick) of the 1982 NBA Draft.