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1982-83 Seattle SuperSonics Transactions

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Record: 48-34, Finished 3rd in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Lenny Wilkens (48-34)

PTS/G: 110.0 (10th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 106.8 (11th of 23)
SRS: 2.88 (7th of 23) ▪ Pace: 103.2 (12th of 23)
Off Rtg: 105.9 (9th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.8 (8th of 23)
Expected W-L: 49-33 (7th of 23)

Arena: King County Domed Stadium ▪ Attendance: 539,622 (4th of 23)

NBA 1983 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference First Round (0-2) versus Portland Trail Blazers  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1982 to June 30, 1983.
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October 5, 1982

Traded Wally Walker to the Houston Rockets for a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Cory Blackwell was later selected).

February 13, 1983

As part of a 3-team trade, the Seattle SuperSonics traded Ray Tolbert to the Detroit Pistons; the Atlanta Hawks traded Steve Hawes to the Seattle SuperSonics; and the Detroit Pistons traded a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Tony Costner was later selected) and a 1985 2nd round draft pick (Lorenzo Charles was later selected) to the Atlanta Hawks.

June 27, 1983

Traded Lonnie Shelton to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Scooter McCray was later selected).

June 28, 1983

Drafted Pete DeBisschop in the 4th round (86th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Brad Watson in the 5th round (109th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Tony Wilson in the 6th round (132nd pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Tony Gattis in the 7th round (155th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Ray Smith in the 8th round (178th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Tony Washington in the 9th round (200th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted David Binion in the 10th round (221st pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Jon Sundvold in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Scooter McCray in the 2nd round (36th pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.

Drafted Frank Burnell in the 3rd round (63rd pick) of the 1983 NBA Draft.