Transactions listed are from July 1, 1996 to
June 30, 1997.
- July 16, 1996
Released Ervin Johnson.
Released Frank Brickowski.
- July 22, 1996
Signed Jim McIlvaine as a free agent.
- July 23, 1996
Signed Craig Ehlo as a free agent.
- September 30, 1996
Signed Larry Stewart as a free agent.
Waived Anthony Miller.
- October 2, 1996
Signed Derrick Alston as a free agent.
- October 9, 1996
Waived Derrick Alston.
- October 26, 1996
Signed Anthony Miller as a free agent.
Signed Elmore Spencer as a free agent.
Waived Drew Barry.
- November 13, 1996
Waived Elmore Spencer.
- November 15, 1996
Signed Antonio Harvey as a free agent.
- January 5, 1997
Waived Antonio Harvey.
- January 13, 1997
Signed Terry Cummings as a free agent.
- June 25, 1997
Drafted Bobby Jackson in the 1st round (23rd pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.
Drafted Eddie Elisma in the 2nd round (40th pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.
Drafted Mark Blount in the 2nd round (54th pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.