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1996-97 Vancouver Grizzlies Transactions

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Record: 14-68, Finished 7th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Brian Winters (8-35), Stu Jackson (6-33)

PTS/G: 89.2 (28th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 99.4 (21st of 29)
SRS: -10.17 (29th of 29) ▪ Pace: 88.4 (23rd of 29)
Off Rtg: 100.3 (29th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 111.8 (27th of 29)
Expected W-L: 15-67 (29th of 29)

Arena: General Motors Place ▪ Attendance: 683,442 (17th of 29)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1996 to June 30, 1997.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
July 16, 1996 Trade

Traded a 1998 2nd round draft pick (Ruben Patterson was later selected) and a 1999 2nd round draft pick (John Celestand was later selected) to the Los Angeles Lakers for George Lynch, Anthony Peeler, a 1998 2nd round draft pick (J.R. Henderson was later selected) and a 1999 2nd round draft pick (Antwain Smith was later selected).

July 16, 1996 Waiver

Released Gerald Wilkins.

July 16, 1996 Waiver

Released Ashraf Amaya.

July 16, 1996 Waiver

Released Eric Murdock.

July 16, 1996 Waiver

Released Cuonzo Martin.

July 16, 1996 Waiver

Released Anthony Avent.

July 22, 1996 Signing

Signed Lee Mayberry as a free agent.

July 22, 1996 Waiver

Waived Byron Scott.

October 31, 1996 Waiver

Waived Tim Breaux.

December 12, 1996 Signing

Signed Moochie Norris as a free agent.

December 30, 1996 Waiver

Waived Moochie Norris.

January 6, 1997 Waiver

Waived Rich Manning.

January 24, 1997 Firing

Fired Brian Winters as Head Coach.

January 24, 1997 Appointment

Appointed Stu Jackson as Interim Head Coach.

January 29, 1997 Signing

Signed Aaron Williams to the first of two 10-day contracts.

February 10, 1997 Signing

Signed Eric Leckner to the first of two 10-day contracts.

February 20, 1997 Signing

Signed Aaron Williams to a contract for the rest of the season.

March 2, 1997 Signing

Signed Eric Leckner to a contract for the rest of the season.

June 25, 1997 Draft

Drafted Antonio Daniels in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1997 Draft

Drafted C.J. Bruton in the 2nd round (52nd pick) of the 1997 NBA Draft.

June 25, 1997 Sale

Sold C.J. Bruton to the Portland Trail Blazers.

June 26, 1997 Hiring

Hired Brian Hill as Head Coach.