Posted Dec 3 2009 10:00AM
NBA transactions for the 2005-06 season -- July 1, 2005 to June 30, 2006.
|Fri, June 30||Boston waives Orien Greene.|
Atlanta exercises the option on Royal Ivey for the 2006-07 season.
Miami exercises the option on Jason Kapono for the 2006-07 season.
Minnesota exercises the option on Bracey Wright for the 2006-07 season.
New Jersey declines to exercise the option on Clifford Robinson for the 2006-07 season; waives Scott Padgett.
Portland claims Nikoloz Tskitishvili off waivers from Phoenix.
Toronto acquires T.J. Ford from Milwaukee for Charlie Villanueva and cash considerations.
Utah exercises the option on Keith McLeod for the 2006-07 season.
|Thu, June 29||Milwaukee exercises the option on Andrew Bogut for the 2007-08 season.|
|Wed, June 28||Boston acquires Sebastian Telfair, Theo Ratliff and a second-round pick in 2008 from Portland for Dan Dickau, Raef LaFrentz and the Draft rights to Randy Foye.|
Chicago acquires the Draft rights to Thabo Sefolosha from Philadelphia for the Draft rights to Rodney Carney, a 2007 second-round pick and cash considerations.
Dallas acquires a future second-round pick from the L.A. Lakers for the Draft rights to J.R. Pinnock.
Denver acquires a future second-round pick from Boston for the Draft rights to Leon Powe.
Houston acquires the Draft rights to Lior Eliyahu from Orlando for cash considerations.
Indiana acquires the Draft rights to James White from Portland for the Draft rights to Alexander Johnson and two future second-round picks.
Indiana makes a qualifying offer to Fred Jones.
L.A. Lakers acquire Maurice Evans from Detroit for the Draft rights to Cheick Samb.
Memphis acquires the Draft rights to Alexander Johnson from Portland (via Indiana) for a future second-round pick.
Milwaukee acquires the Draft rights to Damir Markota from San Antonio for a future second-round pick.
Minnesota acquires the Draft rights to Randy Foye from Portland (via Boston) for the Draft rights to Brandon Roy.
Philadelphia acquires the Draft rights to Bobby Jones from Minnesota for a future second-round pick and cash considerations.
Philadelphia acquires the Draft rights to Edin Bavcic from Toronto for cash considerations.
Phoenix acquires a future first-round pick from Boston for Brian Grant, the Draft rights to Rajon Rondo and cash considerations.
Portland acquires the Draft rights to LaMarcus Aldridge and a future second-round pick from Chicago for Viktor Khryapa and the Draft rights to Tyrus Thomas.
Portland acquires the Draft rights to Sergio Rodriguez from Phoenix for cash considerations.
|Tue, June 27||New Orleans/Oklahoma City extends the contract of head coach Byron Scott through 2008-09.|
Toronto exercises the options on Charlie Villanueva and Joey Graham through the 2007-08 season.
|Thu, June 22||Milwaukee names Larry Krystkowiak assistant coach.|
New York dismisses coach Larry Brown; names Isiah Thomas head coach.
Toronto names Maurizio Gherardini vice president and assistant general manager.
|Wed, June 21||San Antonio acquires Matt Bonner, Eric Williams and a 2009 second-round pick from Toronto for Rasho Nesterovic.|
|Wed, June 14||Indiana waives Jonathan Bender.|
|Tue, June 13||Houston picks up option on Chuck Hayes.|
|Thu, June 8||Toronto acquires Kris Humphries and Robert Whaley from Utah for Rafael Araujo.|
|Wed, June 7||Seattle names Gordon Chiesa assistant coach.|
|Tue, June 6||New Jersey exercises its 2007-08 option for head coach Lawrence Frank.|
|Sat, June 3||Sacramento names Eric Musselman head coach.|
|Tue, May 30||Houston announces the resignation of president and CEO George Postolos, effective June 30.|
New Jersey names Alex Diaz senior vice president and general manager of arena operations.
Portland announces the contract of general manager John Nash will not be extended; names Steve Patterson interim general manager.
|Thu, May 25||Cleveland exercises the 2008-09 option for head coach Mike Brown.|
|Wed, May 24||Charlotte announces the resignation of president and CEO Ed Tapscott; named Van Sinclair acting president and COO.|
|Mon, May 22||Minnesota names Randy Wittman assistant coach.|
|Tue, May 9||Milwaukee announces the resignation of assistant general manager Dan Kohl.|
Sacramento and Rick Adelman mutually agree to not pursue a head coaching contract renewal.
|Wed, May 3||Orlando names Otis Smith general manager, Alex Martins chief operating officer and Jim Fritz chief financial officer.|
|Tue, May 2||Charlotte exercised its 2006-07 options on Matt Carroll and Alan Anderson.|
|Tue, April 18||Minnesota announces the retirement of Fred Hoiberg, who will join the team's front office. New Jersey signs Derrick Zimmerman and John Thomas for the remainder of the season. Seattle exercises the 2006-07 option on coach Bob Hill.|
|Wed, April 12||L.A. Lakers re-assign Von Wafer to Fort Worth of the D-League. Cleveland recallas Martynas Andriuskevicius from Arkansas of the D-League.|
|Tue, April 11||Chicago signs Randy Livingston for the remainder of the season.|
|Mon, April 10||N.O./Okla. City signs Marcus Fizer for the remainder of the season. Minnesota recalls Bracey Wright from Florida of the D-League.|
|Fri, April 7||Golden State signs Will Bynum for the remainder of the season.|
|Thu, April 6||New York signs Ime Udoka from Fort Worth of the D-League. Atlanta signs Anthony Grundy to a second 10-day contract.|
|Sat, April 1||Charlotte waives guard Kareem Rush.|
|Fri, March 31||N.O./Okla. City waived forward/center Jackson Vroman. N.O./Okla. City signed Marcus Fizer to 10-day contract.|
|Wed, March 29||N.O./Okla. City recalls Brandon Bass from Tulsa of the D-League.|
|Mon, March 27||Atlanta signs Anthony Grundy to a 10-day contract.
Golden State signs Will Bynum to a second 10-day contract.
Orlando exercises the option on Dwight Howard and Jameer Nelson.|
Portland assigns Ha Seung-Jin to Fort Worth of the D-League.
Toronto signs James Lang to a 10-day contract.
|Sat, March 25||Toronto signs Andre Barrett to a second 10-day contract.|
|Fri, March 24||N.O./Okla. City assigns Brandon Bass to Tulsa of the D-League.|
Philadelphia waives Jamal Masburn, who announced his retirement.
|Thu, March 23||Philadelphia signs Willie Green.|
Denver signs Howard Eisley for the remainder of the season.
Toronto releases Antonio Davis.
|Wed, March 22||Chicago signs Randy Livingston from the Idaho Stampede of the CBA to a 10-day contract.|
L.A. Lakers recall Von Wafer from Fort Worth of the D-League.
Orlando signs Tony Battie to a contract extension.
Seattle signs Noel Felix for the remainder of the season.
|Mon, March 20||Houston claims Richie Frahm off waivers from Minnesota.|
|Fri, March 17||Washington signs Billy Thomas for the remainder of the season.|
Golden State signs Will Bynum from Roanoke of the D-League to a 10-day contract.
|Thu, March 16||Denver recalls Julius Hodge from Austin of the D-League.|
Cleveland assigns Martynas Andriuskevicius to Arkansas of the D-League.
Minnesota waives Richie Frahm.
San Antonio signs Melvin Sanders from Fayetteville of the D-League.
|Wed, March 15||Toronto signs Andre Barrett to a 10-day contract.|
Phoenix releases Andre Barrett.
Chicago re-signs Luke Schenscher to a second 10-day contract.
|Mon, March 13||Chicago recalls Eddie Basden from Tulsa of the D-League.|
Denver re-signs Howard Eisley to a second 10-day contract.
Houston waives Gerald Fitch.
Seattle re-signs Noel Felix to a second 10-day contract.
|Sat, March 11||Phoenix signs Andre Barrett to a second 10-day contract.|
|Wed, March 8||Seattle signs Marcus Fizer to a 10-day contract.|
|Tue, March 7||Dallas assigns Pavel Podkolzin to Fort Worth of the D-League.|
|Mon, March 6||Cleveland recalls Martynas Andriuskevicius from Arkansas of the D-League.|
Houston assigns guard Gerald Fitch to Austin of the D-League.
Atlanta recalls guard Donta Smith from Arkansas of the D-League.
L.A. Lakers sign Jim Jackson.
L.A. Lakers waive Slava Medvedenko.
Washington signs Billy Thomas to a second 10-day contract.
|Sun, March 5||Chicago signs Luke Schenscher to a 10-day contract.|
|Sat, March 4||Dallas recalls Josh Powell from Fort Worth of the D-League.|
|Fri, March 3||Denver signs Howard Eisley to a 10-day contract.|
Phoenix signs Tim Thomas.
|Thu, March 2||Atlanta signs James Lang to a 10-day contract.|
Cleveland assigns Martynas Andriuskevicius to Arkansas of the D-League.
Detroit assigns Alex Acker to Fayetteville of the D-League.
Seattle signs Noel Felix to a 10-day contract.
Houston acquires Rick Brunson off waivers from Seattle.
|Wed, March 1||Chicago waives Tim Thomas.|
Denver waives Charles Smith.
Detroit signs Tony Delk.
Houston waives Jon Barry.
Phoenix waives Jim Jackson and signs Andre Barrett from Florida
Seattle waives Bryon Russell.
|Tue, Feb. 28||Memphis assigns Lawrence Roberts and Anthony Roberson to Arkansas of the D-League.|
Seattle waives Rick Brunson.
|Mon, Feb. 27||Detroit assigns Amir Johnson to Fayetteville of the D-League.|
L.A. Lakers assign Von Wafer to Fort Worth of the D-League.
|Sun, Feb. 26||Dallas recalls Rawle Marshall from Fort Worth of the D-League and assigns Josh Powell to Fort Worth.|
|Sat, Feb. 25||Denver assigns Julius Hodge to Austin of the D-League.|
|Fri, Feb. 24||Atlanta waives Tony Delk.|
Cleveland waives Lee Nailon and re-signs Stephen Graham.
Denver recalls Julius Hodge from Austin of the D-League.
Orlando waives Anfernee Hardaway and re-signs Bo Outlaw.
Washington signs Billy Thomas to a 10-day contract.
|Thu, Feb. 23||In a four-team, nine-player trade:|
Cleveland acquires Ronald Murray from Seattle for Mike Wilks and cash.
Cleveland acquires Lee Nailon and a 2006 second-round pick from Philadelphia for a conditional 2006 second-round pick.
Miami acquires Derek Anderson from Houston for Gerald Fitch.
New Jersey acquires Bostjan Nachbar from New Orleans/Oklahoma City for Marc Jackson, Linton Johnson and cash.
|Wed, Feb. 22||New York acquires Steve Francis from Orlando in exchange for Trevor Ariza and Anfernee Hardaway.|
Orlando waives Bo Outlaw.
|Mon, Feb. 20||Boston recalls Gerald Green from Florida of the D-League.|
Cleveland signs Stephen Graham to a second 10-day contract.
Memphis recalls Lawrence Roberts and Anthony Roberson from Arkansas of the D-League.
|Thu, Feb. 16||Boston assigns Gerald Green to Florida of the D-League.|
|Wed, Feb. 15||Orlando acquires Carlos Arroyo and Darko Milicic from Detroit for Kelvin Cato and a future first-round draft pick.|
|Tue, Feb. 14||L.A. Clippers acquire Vladimir Radmanovic from Seattle for Chris Wilcox.|
|Mon, Feb. 13||New Orleans/Oklahoma City acquires Moochie Norris from Houston for Maciej Lampe.|
|Thu, Feb. 9||Charlotte acquires Lonny Baxter from Houston for Keith Bogans.|
|Wed, Feb. 8||New Orleans/Oklahoma City rescinds its Feb. 1 trade with Philadelphia for Steven Hunter.|
Boston recalls Dwayne Jones from Florida of the D-League.
|Tue, Feb. 7||Denver assigns Julius Hodge to Austin of the D-League.|
|Mon, Feb. 6||Chicago re-signs James Thomas to second 10-day contract.|
Cleveland signs Stephen Graham to a 10-day contract.
Seattle signs Mateen Cleaves to a 10-day contract.
|Sat, Feb. 4||Portland recalls Sergei Monia and Martell Webster from Fort Worth of the D-League.|
|Fri, Feb. 3||Toronto acquires Antonio Davis from New York for Jalen Rose and a first round pick in the 2006 NBA Draft.|
Boston recalls Gerald Green from Fayeteville of the D-League.
Utah recalls C.J. Miles from Albuquerque of the D-League.
|Thu, Feb. 2||Memphis assigns Lawrence Roberts and Anthony Roberson to Arkansas of the D-League.|
|Wed, Feb. 1||New Orleans/Oklahoma City acquires Steven Hunter from Philadelphia for two second round picks in the 2006 and 2007 NBA Drafts.|
Philadelphia signs Zendon Hamilton to a 10-day contract.
Cleveland recalls Martynas Andriuskevicius from Arkansas of the D-League.
|Tue., Jan. 31||Minnesota assigns Bracey Wright to Florida of the D-League.|
New Orleans/Oklahoma City acquires Aaron Williams from Toronto for second round draft picks in 2006 and 2009.
Washington assigns Peter John Ramos to Roanoke of the D-League.
|Sat., Jan. 28||Houston signs Chuck Hayes for the remainder of the season.|
Seattle re-signs Mateen Cleaves from Fayetteville of the D-League.
|Fri., Jan. 27||Chicago signs James Thomas to a 10-day contract.|
|Thu., Jan. 26||Minnesota acquires Ricky Davis, Mark Blount, Marcus Banks, Justin Reed and two second-round draft picks from Boston for Wally Szczerbiak, Michael Olowokandi, Dwayne Jones and a conditional future first-round draft pick.|
Phoenix acquires Nikoloz Tskitishvili from Minnesota for a 2006 second-round draft pick.
Toronto dismisses general manager Rob Babcock and names Wayne Embry interim general manager.
|Wed., Jan. 25||Sacramento acquires Ron Artest from Indiana for Peja Stojakovic.|
|Mon., Jan. 23||Memphis signs Chucky Atkins.|
|Sun., Jan. 22||San Antonio signs Melvin Sanders from Fayetteville of the D-League.|
|Fri., Jan. 20||Chicago assigns Eddie Basden to Tulsa of the D-League.|
|Thu., Jan. 19||Washington recalls Peter John Ramos from Roanoke of the D-League.|
|Wed., Jan. 18||Miami recalls Earl Barron and Dorell Wright from Florida of the D-League.|
Houston signs Chuck Hayes from the D-League to a 10-day contract and signs John Lucas III to a second 10-day contract.
Washington announces the buyout of the contract of Chucky Atkins.
Toronto recalls Pape Sow from Arkansas of the D-League.
|Tues., Jan. 17||Chicago signs Stephen Graham to a 10-day contract.|
Philadelphia names Henry Bibby assistant coach.
L.A. Lakers sign Ronny Turiaf.
L.A. Lakers waive Laron Profit.
|Sun., Jan. 15||Portland assigns Martell Webster to Fort Worth of the D-League.|
Portland assigns Sergei Monia to Fort Worth of the D-League.
|Thu., Jan. 12||Orlando suspends Steve Francis for conduct detrimental to the team.|
|Tue., Jan. 10||Cleveland signs Zendon Hamilton to a 10-day contract.|
Minnesota recalls Bracey Wright from the Florida Flame of the D-League.
L.A. Clippers signed Kaniel Dickens of Fayetteville of the D-League to a 10-day contract.
|Mon., Jan. 9||Phoenix signs Josh Davis to a 10-day contract.|
|Sun., Jan. 8||Houston re-signs John Lucas III to a 10-day contract.|
|Fri., Jan. 6||Boston assigns Gerald Green to Fayetteville of the D-League.|
|Thu., Jan. 5||Atlanta waives John Thomas.|
Chicago signs Randy Holcombe to a 10-day contract.
Cleveland waives Zendon Hamilton.
Golden State waives Aaron Miles.
Indiana waives Samaki Walker.
New Orleans/Oklahoma City waives Sean Banks.
Phoenix waives Jared Reiner.
|Wed., Jan. 4||Seattle waives Mateen Cleaves.|
Utah assigns C.J. Miles to Albuquerque of the D-League.
Houston waives John Lucas III and Josh Davis.
|Tue., Jan. 3||Miami assigns Dorell Wright and Earl Barron to Florida of the D-League.|
Minnesota assigns Dwayne Jones to Florida of the D-League.
Philadelphia announces assistant coach Jim Lynam will not return to team citing health reasons.
Seattle dismisses head coach Bob Weiss; names Bob Hill head coach.
|Mon., Jan. 2||New York suspends Jerome James indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team.|
Washington recalls Andray Blatche from Roanoke of the D-League.
|Thu., Dec. 29||Atlanta places Tony Delk on the injured list and activates Donta Smith from the injured list.|
Dallas assigns Rawle Marshall to Fort Worth of the D-League.
Houston signs John Lucas and Josh Davis and releases Stephen Graham.
|Wed., Dec. 28||Minnesota recalls Dwayne Jones from Florida of the D-League.|
|Sat., Dec. 24||Phoenix waives Sharrod Ford.|
|Thu., Dec. 15||Milwaukee waives Josh Davis and signs Jermaine Jackson.|
|Tue., Dec. 13||Washington assigns Andray Blatche to Roanoke of the D-League.|
|Mon., Dec. 12||Miami announces the resignation of coach Stan Van Gundy; names Pat Riley interim coach.|
|Fri., Dec. 9||Philadelphia signs Matt Barnes.|
Toronto names Gene Keady assistant coach.
|Thu., Dec. 8||Philadelphia waives Deng Gai and James Thomas.|
|Tue., Dec. 6||New York signs Qyntel Woods.|
|Mon., Dec. 5||Milwaukee signs Josh Davis.|
Houston waives Dion Glover.
|Sat., Dec. 3||New York waives Matt Barnes.|
|Fri., Dec. 2||Atlanta assigns Donta Smith to Arkansas of the D-League.|
|Thu., Dec. 1||Denver suspends Voshon Lenard one game for conduct detrimental to the team.|
|Mon., Nov. 28||Dallas signs Adrian Griffin.|
Phoenix recalls Dijon Thompson from Albuquerque of the D-League.
San Antonio waives Alex Scales.
|Fri., Nov. 25||Dallas waives Doug Christie.|
|Thu., Nov. 24||Milwaukee waives Josh Davis.|
|Tues., Nov. 22||Memphis waives John Thomas.|
|Sun., Nov. 20||Toronto assigns Pape Sow to Arkansas of the D-League.|
|Sat., Nov. 19||San Antonio waives Melvin Sanders.|
|Fri., Nov. 18||Miami signs Gerald Fitch and waives Matt Walsh.|
|Thu., Nov. 17||L.A. Clippers sign Howard Eisley.|
San Antonio signs Alex Scales.
|Wed., Nov. 16||L.A. Clippers waive Anthony Goldwire.|
Toronto signs Darrick Martin.
|Tue., Nov. 15||New Jersey names Jim Sann associate coach.|
|Mon., Nov. 14||Washington assigns Peter John Ramos to Roanoke of the D-League.|
|Sun., Nov. 13||Milwaukee assigns Ersan Ilyasova to Tulsa of the D-League.|
|Wed., Nov. 9||Boston names Robert Parish a consultant.|
San Antonio signs Melvin Sanders.
|Tue., Nov. 8||New Jersey waives Ben Handlogten.|
|Fri., Nov. 4||Phoenix assigns Dijon Thompson to Albuquerque of the D-League.|
|Thu., Nov. 3||Minnesota assigns Dwayne Jones and Bracey Wright to Florida of the D-League.|
|Wed., Nov. 2||Phoenix signs Sharrod Ford and waives Lucas Tischer.|
|Tue., Nov. 1||Chicago waives Kasib Powell.|
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