Transactions listed are from the 1946-47 through 2017-18 BAA/NBA
December 24, 2015
The New Orleans Pelicans traded Ish Smith to the Philadelphia 76ers for a 2016 2nd round draft pick (David Michineau was later selected) and a 2017 2nd round draft pick (Frank Mason was later selected). (2016 2nd-Rd pick is DEN's pick)
The Philadelphia 76ers waived Tony Wroten.
December 24, 2014
The Phoenix Suns traded Anthony Tolliver to the Detroit Pistons for Tony Mitchell.
December 24, 2012
The Boston Celtics signed Jarvis Varnado as a free agent.
December 24, 2011
The Houston Rockets waived Marcus Cousin.
The Houston Rockets signed Samuel Dalembert as a free agent.
The Charlotte Bobcats waived Ben Uzoh.
The Memphis Grizzlies traded Greivis Vasquez to the New Orleans Hornets for Quincy Pondexter.
The Miami Heat waived Eddie House.
The Oklahoma City Thunder waived Nate Robinson.
The Sacramento Kings signed Chuck Hayes as a free agent.
The Boston Celtics signed Mickael Pietrus as a free agent.
December 24, 2009
The Memphis Grizzlies waived Marko Jaric.
December 24, 2008
The Phoenix Suns signed Dee Brown as a free agent.
December 24, 2007
The New Jersey Nets signed Billy Thomas as a free agent.
December 24, 2005
The Phoenix Suns waived Sharrod Ford.
December 24, 2004
The Indiana Pacers waived Marcus Haislip.
December 24, 2003
The New York Knicks waived Slavko Vranes.
December 24, 2002
The Atlanta Hawks signed Mike Wilks as a free agent.
December 24, 1992
The Atlanta Hawks signed Andre Spencer as a free agent.
The Boston Celtics signed John Bagley as a free agent.
December 24, 1991
The Sacramento Kings fired Dick Motta as Head Coach.
The Sacramento Kings appointed Rex Hughes as Interim Head Coach.
December 24, 1990
The Utah Jazz waived Pat Cummings.
The Denver Nuggets waived T.R. Dunn.
The Sacramento Kings waived Leon Wood.
The Cleveland Cavaliers waived Mike Woodson.
The Boston Celtics waived Dave Popson.
The Dallas Mavericks waived Kelvin Upshaw.
The San Antonio Spurs waived Reggie Williams.
The Denver Nuggets waived Avery Johnson.
The Philadelphia 76ers waived Jim Farmer.
The San Antonio Spurs waived Pete Myers.
December 24, 1989
The Los Angeles Lakers signed Jay Vincent as a free agent.
December 24, 1982
The Milwaukee Bucks signed Paul Mokeski to the first of two 10-day contracts.
December 24, 1981
The New Jersey Nets traded Bob McAdoo to the Los Angeles Lakers for a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Kevin Williams was later selected).
December 24, 1974
The New York Knicks traded Howard Porter to the Detroit Pistons for a 1975 1st round draft pick (Bill Robinzine was later selected).
December 24, 1965
The St. Louis Hawks traded John Tresvant and Chico Vaughn to the Detroit Pistons for Rod Thorn.