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List of 2009–10 NBA season transactions

This is a list of all personnel changes for the 2009 NBA off-season and 2009–10 NBA season.


Date Team Name Position Years in NBA Notes Ref.
April 23, 2009 Houston Rockets Dikembe Mutombo C 18 Suffered a season-ending injury [1]
May 21, 2009 Free agent Sam Cassell G 15 Became an assistant coach of the Wizards [2]
September 3, 2009 Free agent Bruce Bowen F 12 [3]
October 22, 2009 Free agent Mark Madsen F 9 Became an assistant coach of the Utah Flash (D-League) [4]
October 23, 2009 Free agent Bobby Jackson G 12 [4]
October 23, 2009 Free agent Tyronn Lue G 11 Became the director of basketball development of the Celtics [5]
November 5, 2009 Free agent Darrick Martin G 14 Named assistant director of player development of Timberwolves

Front office movements

Head coach changes

Date Team Interim coach New head coach Previous position Ref.
April 15, 2009 Oklahoma City Thunder Scott Brooks Interim coach of the Thunder [6]
April 22, 2009 Washington Wizards Ed Tapscott Flip Saunders Head coach of the Pistons [7]
May 9, 2009 Phoenix Suns Alvin Gentry Interim coach of the Suns [8]
May 11, 2009 Toronto Raptors Jay Triano Interim coach of the Raptors [9]
June 1, 2009 Philadelphia 76ers Tony DiLeo Eddie Jordan Head coach of the Wizards [10][11]
June 10, 2009 Sacramento Kings Kenny Natt Paul Westphal Ex. VP of basketball operations of the Mavericks [12][13]
July 9, 2009 Detroit Pistons Michael Curry John Kuester Assistant coach of the Cavaliers [14]
August 10, 2009 Minnesota Timberwolves Kevin McHale Kurt Rambis Assistant coach of the Lakers [15][16]
Date Team Outgoing coach Interim coach Reason Ref.
November 12, 2009 New Orleans Hornets Byron Scott Jeff Bower Fired after a 3–6 start [17]
November 29, 2009 New Jersey Nets Lawrence Frank Tom Barrise Fired after a 0–16 start [18][19]
Tom Barrise Kiki Vandeweghe
February 4, 2010 Los Angeles Clippers Mike Dunleavy, Sr. Kim Hughes Relieved of coaching position
  • Strike = fired or will not return for the 2009–10 season
  • Boldface = New head coach
  • Bold italics = Interim coach who was promoted to head coach

General manager changes

Date Team Former GM New GM Previous position Ref.
May 11, 2009 Golden State Warriors Chris Mullin Larry Riley Assistant coach of the Warriors [20]
May 21, 2009 Chicago Bulls John Paxson Gar Forman Director of player personnel of the Bulls [21]
Date Team Outgoing GM New GM Reason Ref.
March 9, 2010 Los Angeles Clippers Mike Dunleavy, Sr. Neil Olshey Fired [22]
  • Strike = fired or did not have contract renewed
  • Boldface = New General Manager

Player movement

The following is a list of player movement via free agency and trades.


June 9, 2009 To Philadelphia 76ers
To Toronto Raptors
June 23, 2009 To San Antonio Spurs
To Milwaukee Bucks
To Milwaukee Bucks
To Detroit Pistons
June 24, 2009 To Dallas Mavericks
To Portland Trail Blazers
To Minnesota Timberwolves
To Washington Wizards
June 25, 2009 To Cleveland Cavaliers
To Phoenix Suns
  • Sasha Pavlović
  • Ben Wallace
  • 2010 conditional second-round pick
  • Cash considerations
To New Jersey Nets
To Orlando Magic
To Atlanta Hawks
To Golden State Warriors
June 26, 2009 To Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Rights to Emir Preldžič
    (57th pick in 2009 NBA Draft)
To Phoenix Suns
  • Cash considerations
July 9, 2009 Four-team trade
To Toronto Raptors
To Orlando Magic
  • Cash (From Dallas)
  • Cash (From Toronto)
To Memphis Grizzlies
  • Jerry Stackhouse (From Dallas)
  • Second-round pick (From Toronto)
  • Cash (From Toronto)
To Dallas Mavericks
July 13, 2009 To Denver Nuggets
To Detroit Pistons
  • 2011 second-round pick
July 14, 2009 To Atlanta Hawks
  • Future second-round pick
  • Cash and future considerations
To Houston Rockets
July 17, 2009 To Los Angeles Clippers
To Memphis Grizzlies
July 20, 2009 To Los Angeles Clippers
To Minnesota Timberwolves
July 27, 2009 To Minnesota Timberwolves
To Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Etan Thomas
  • 2010 second-round pick
  • 2010 conditional second-round pick
July 28, 2009 To New Orleans Hornets
To Charlotte Bobcats
July 30, 2009 To Toronto Raptors
To Golden State Warriors
July 31, 2009 To Denver Nuggets
To Milwaukee Bucks
August 7, 2009 To Denver Nuggets
  • Future conditional second-round pick
To Memphis Grizzlies
  • Steven Hunter
  • 2010 conditional first-round pick
  • Cash considerations
August 12, 2009 To Los Angeles Clippers
To New Orleans Hornets
  • 2016 conditional second-round pick
August 13, 2009 To Miami Heat
To Minnesota Timberwolves
August 18, 2009 To Milwaukee Bucks
To Toronto Raptors
September 9, 2009 To Minnesota Timberwolves
To New Orleans Hornets
September 22, 2009 To Houston Rockets
To Denver Nuggets
October 20, 2009 To Minnesota Timberwolves
To Dallas Mavericks
  • 2012 second-round pick
November 16, 2009 To Golden State Warriors
To Charlotte Bobcats
December 22, 2009 To Utah Jazz
  • Draft rights to Peter Fehse
    (48th pick in the 2002 NBA Draft)
To Oklahoma City Thunder
December 29, 2009 To Phoenix Suns
To Minnesota Timberwolves
January 5, 2010 To New Jersey Nets
To Miami Heat
  • Second-round pick in 2012
January 11, 2010 To Dallas Mavericks
To New Jersey Nets
To Sacramento Kings
To New Orleans Hornets
  • 2016 conditional second-round pick
January 25, 2010 To New Orleans Hornets
To Chicago Bulls
January 26, 2010 To New Orleans Hornets
  • conditional second-round pick in 2014
To Los Angeles Clippers
February 13, 2010 To Washington Wizards
To Dallas Mavericks
February 16, 2010 To Portland Trail Blazers
To Los Angeles Clippers
February 17, 2010 Three-team trade
To Cleveland Cavaliers
To Los Angeles Clippers
To Washington Wizards
  • Zydrunas Ilgauskas (From Cleveland)
  • Al Thornton (From Los Angeles)
  • 2010 first-round draft pick (From Cleveland)
  • Rights to Emir Preldžič (From Cleveland)
    (57th pick in 2009 NBA Draft)
To New York Knicks
To Minnesota Timberwolves
February 18, 2010

Signed from free agency

Signed in the off-season
Player Signed New team Former team
Trevor Ariza July 8 Houston Rockets Los Angeles Lakers
Ron Artest Los Angeles Lakers Houston Rockets
Rasheed Wallace Boston Celtics Detroit Pistons
Ben Gordon Detroit Pistons Chicago Bulls
Malik Hairston San Antonio Spurs Austin Toros (NBDL)
Marcus Haislip San Antonio Spurs Unicaja Málaga (Spain)
Quinton Ross Dallas Mavericks Memphis Grizzlies
Charlie Villanueva Detroit Pistons Milwaukee Bucks
Chris Andersen Denver Nuggets
Shannon Brown Los Angeles Lakers
Anderson Varejão July 9 Cleveland Cavaliers
Brandon Bass July 10 Orlando Magic Dallas Mavericks
Antonio McDyess San Antonio Spurs Detroit Pistons
Jason Kidd July 11 Dallas Mavericks
Jannero Pargo July 13 Chicago Bulls Olympiacos (Greece)
Anthony Parker Cleveland Cavaliers Toronto Raptors
Mike Bibby Atlanta Hawks
Marcin Gortat Orlando Magic
Grant Hill Phoenix Suns
Zaza Pachulia Atlanta Hawks
Dahntay Jones July 14 Indiana Pacers Denver Nuggets
Channing Frye Phoenix Suns Portland Trail Blazers
Ronnie Price Utah Jazz
Lindsey Hunter July 15 Chicago Bulls
Paul Millsap July 16 Utah Jazz
Joel Anthony July 20 Miami Heat
Jarrett Jack July 21 Toronto Raptors Indiana Pacers
Chris Wilcox July 22 Detroit Pistons New York Knicks
Jamaal Magloire Miami Heat
Josh McRoberts Indiana Pacers
Matt Barnes July 23 Orlando Magic Phoenix Suns
Ersan İlyasova Milwaukee Bucks Regal FC Barcelona (Spain)
Andre Miller July 24 Portland Trail Blazers Philadelphia 76ers
Jamario Moon Cleveland Cavaliers Miami Heat
Theo Ratliff July 25 San Antonio Spurs Philadelphia 76ers
Tim Thomas July 28 Dallas Mavericks Chicago Bulls
Earl Watson Indiana Pacers Oklahoma City Thunder
Ike Diogu July 29 New Orleans Hornets Sacramento Kings
Drew Gooden July 30 Dallas Mavericks San Antonio Spurs
Solomon Jones Indiana Pacers Atlanta Hawks
Rasho Nesterović Toronto Raptors Indiana Pacers
Hakim Warrick July 31 Milwaukee Bucks Memphis Grizzlies
Lamar Odom Los Angeles Lakers
Kevin Ollie August 1 Oklahoma City Thunder Minnesota Timberwolves
Sean May August 3 Sacramento Kings Charlotte Bobcats
Marcus Williams August 7 Memphis Grizzlies Quebradillas Pirates (Puerto Rico)
Shelden Williams Boston Celtics Minnesota Timberwolves
Marvin Williams Atlanta Hawks
Ryan Hollins August 10 Minnesota Timberwolves Dallas Mavericks
Glen Davis Boston Celtics
Royal Ivey Philadelphia 76ers
Fabricio Oberto August 11 Washington Wizards Detroit Pistons
Leon Powe August 12 Cleveland Cavaliers Boston Celtics
Ben Wallace Detroit Pistons Phoenix Suns
Primož Brezec August 13 Philadelphia 76ers Lottomatica Roma (Italy)
Anthony Carter August 14 Denver Nuggets
Jason Williams August 19 Orlando Magic Retirement
Joe Smith August 25 Atlanta Hawks Cleveland Cavaliers
Adonal Foyle August 26 Orlando Magic
Sean Marks New Orleans Hornets
Johan Petro Denver Nuggets
Marquis Daniels September 1 Boston Celtics Indiana Pacers
Jason Collins September 2 Atlanta Hawks Minnesota Timberwolves
Mikki Moore Golden State Warriors Boston Celtics
Pops Mensah-Bonsu September 3 Houston Rockets Toronto Raptors
C. J. Watson September 9 Golden State Warriors
Allen Iverson September 10 Memphis Grizzlies Detroit Pistons
Warren Carter September 11 New York Knicks BK Ventspils (Latvia)
Gabe Pruitt New York Knicks Boston Celtics
Ramon Sessions Minnesota Timberwolves Milwaukee Bucks
Steve Novak Los Angeles Clippers
James Singleton September 14 Dallas Mavericks
Rodney Carney September 15 Philadelphia 76ers Minnesota Timberwolves
Brian Skinner September 16 Los Angeles Clippers
Luther Head September 17 Indiana Pacers Miami Heat
Juwan Howard Portland Trail Blazers Charlotte Bobcats
Desmond Mason Sacramento Kings Oklahoma City Thunder
Sasha Pavlović Minnesota Timberwolves Phoenix Suns
Sun Yue New York Knicks Los Angeles Lakers
Morris Almond September 18 Orlando Magic Utah Jazz
Linton Johnson Orlando Magic Chicago Bulls
Aaron Gray September 22 Chicago Bulls
Raymond Felton September 23 Charlotte Bobcats
Keith Bogans San Antonio Spurs Milwaukee Bucks
Dwayne Jones San Antonio Spurs Idaho Stampede (NBDL)
David Lee September 24 New York Knicks
Ronald Murray Charlotte Bobcats Atlanta Hawks
Nate Robinson September 25 New York Knicks
Ime Udoka Portland Trail Blazers San Antonio Spurs
Signed in the regular season
Player Date New team Former team
Carlos Arroyo October 12 Miami Heat Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel)
Jarron Collins October 26 Phoenix Suns Portland Trail Blazers
Ime Udoka November 4 Sacramento Kings Portland Trail Blazers
Earl Boykins November 11 Washington Wizards Virtus Bologna (Italy)
Jamaal Tinsley November 14 Memphis Grizzlies Indiana Pacers
Pops Mensah-Bonsu November 16 Toronto Raptors Houston Rockets
Chris Hunter November 20 Golden State Warriors New York Knicks
Mike Wilks November 26 Oklahoma City Thunder Memphis Grizzlies
Allen Iverson December 2 Philadelphia 76ers Memphis Grizzlies
Jonathan Bender December 13 New York Knicks Retirement
Anthony Tolliver December 17 Portland Trail Blazers Idaho Stampede (NBDL)
Mike Harris December 22 Houston Rockets Rio Grande Valley Vipers (NBDL)
Shavlik Randolph December 30 Portland Trail Blazers Miami Heat
Rafer Alston January 7 Miami Heat New Jersey Nets
Lester Hudson January 9 Memphis Grizzlies Boston Celtics
Jerry Stackhouse January 18 Milwaukee Bucks Memphis Grizzlies
Sundiata Gaines January 25 Utah Jazz 10-day Contracts from Utah
Will Conroy January 28 Houston Rockets Rio Grande Valley Vipers (NBDL)
Coby Karl January 31 Golden State Warriors Idaho Stampede (NBDL)
Mario West February 1 Atlanta Hawks 10-day Contracts from Atlanta
Anthony Tolliver February 6 Golden State Warriors 10-day Contracts from Golden State
Larry Hughes March 13 Charlotte Bobcats New York Knicks

10-day contracts

Date Team Player Second Contract
January 5 Utah Jazz Sundiata Gaines*[›] January 15
January 8 Portland Trail Blazers Shavlik Randolph
January 10 Golden State Warriors Cartier Martin*[›] January 20
January 12 Atlanta Hawks Mario West*[›] January 22
January 17 Golden State Warriors Anthony Tolliver*[›] January 27
January 22 Los Angeles Clippers JamesOn Curry
January 23 Cleveland Cavaliers Cedric Jackson*[›] February 2
February 4 Chicago Bulls Chris Richard*[›] February 15
New Orleans Hornets Jason Hart
February 8 Houston Rockets Garrett Temple*[›] February 18
February 22 Oklahoma City Thunder Antonio Anderson
February 24 Washington Wizards Mike Harris
February 26 Washington Wizards Shaun Livingston*[›] March 8
March 2 Golden State Warriors Reggie Williams*[›] March 12
March 3 Utah Jazz Othyus Jeffers
March 3 Sacramento Kings Garrett Temple
March 7 Washington Wizards Alonzo Gee
March 13 San Antonio Spurs Garrett Temple
March 24 Houston Rockets Mike Harris

^ *: Indicates the player getting signed to a second 10-day contract by the same team.



Date Team Pos Player
July 1 Detroit Pistons C Fabricio Oberto
July 10 Memphis Grizzlies G Jerry Stackhouse
July 13 Phoenix Suns C Ben Wallace
July 14 Chicago Bulls F Tim Thomas
July 17 Oklahoma City Thunder G Earl Watson
July 20 Chicago Bulls G Anthony Roberson
July 22 Indiana Pacers G Jamaal Tinsley
July 27 Golden State Warriors F Jermareo Davidson
July 29 Cleveland Cavaliers G Tarence Kinsey
July 30 Chicago Bulls F Linton Johnson
July 30 Chicago Bulls G DeMarcus Nelson
July 31 Los Angeles Lakers G Sun Yue
Milwaukee Bucks G Salim Stoudamire
Milwaukee Bucks F Bruce Bowen
New York Knicks C Mouhamed Sene
Los Angeles Clippers G Mike Taylor
Boston Celtics G Gabe Pruitt
August 21 Los Angeles Clippers F Mark Madsen
September 14 Dallas Mavericks G Greg Buckner
Phoenix Suns G Sasha Pavlović
September 22 Minnesota Timberwolves G Chucky Atkins
September 23 San Antonio Spurs G Jack McClinton
October 22 Portland Trail Blazers G/F Ime Udoka
October 28 Orlando Magic F Linton Johnson
Chicago Bulls F Derrick Byars
November 5 Memphis Grizzlies G Trey Gilder
Sacramento Kings F Desmond Mason
November 11 Washington Wizards C Paul Davis
November 12 Toronto Raptors G Quincy Douby
November 13 Houston Rockets F Pops Mensah-Bonsu
November 17 Memphis Grizzlies G Allen Iverson
November 25 Oklahoma City Thunder F Ryan Bowen
December 14 Miami Heat F Shavlik Randolph
December 22 Oklahoma City Thunder G Mike Wilks
Oklahoma City Thunder G Shaun Livingston
December 29 Phoenix Suns G Jason Hart
Portland Trail Blazers F Anthony Tolliver
January 4 Milwaukee Bucks G Roko Ukic
Golden State Warriors F Mikki Moore
January 5 New Jersey Nets G Rafer Alston
Toronto Raptors F Pops Mensah-Bonsu
Atlanta Hawks F Othello Hunter
January 6 Houston Rockets F Mike Harris
Portland Trail Blazers F Shavlik Randolph
Cleveland Cavaliers G Coby Karl
Boston Celtics G Lester Hudson
January 11 New Jersey Nets F Sean Williams
January 15 New Jersey Nets F Shawne Williams
January 22 Los Angeles Clippers G Kareem Rush
San Antonio Spurs F Marcus Haislip
January 26 Los Angeles Clippers G JamesOn Curry
February 6 Golden State Warriors G Speedy Claxton
February 16 Los Angeles Clippers G Ricky Davis
February 18 Sacramento Kings F Kenny Thomas
March 1 Indiana Pacers G Travis Diener
San Antonio Spurs G–F Michael Finley
March 3 Chicago Bulls G Lindsey Hunter


Detroit Pistons

Memphis Grizzlies

Portland Trail Blazers

Training camp cuts

All players here did not make the final roster

Atlanta Hawks Boston Celtics Charlotte Bobcats Chicago Bulls Cleveland Cavaliers
Dallas Mavericks Denver Nuggets Detroit Pistons Golden State Warriors Houston Rockets
Indiana Pacers Los Angeles Lakers Los Angeles Clippers Memphis Grizzlies Miami Heat
Milwaukee Bucks Minnesota Timberwolves New Jersey Nets New Orleans Hornets New York Knicks
Oklahoma City Thunder Orlando Magic Philadelphia 76ers Phoenix Suns Portland Trail Blazers
Sacramento Kings San Antonio Spurs Toronto Raptors Utah Jazz Washington Wizards

Going overseas

Player Signed New team Former team
Wálter Herrmann July 17, 2009 Spain Caja Laboral (Spain) Detroit Pistons
Jeremy Richardson August 11, 2009 Greece Aris BC (Greece) Orlando Magic
Von Wafer August 12, 2009 Greece Olympiacos (Greece) Houston Rockets
Linas Kleiza August 18, 2009 Greece Olympiacos (Greece) Denver Nuggets
Fred Jones August 19, 2009 Italy Angelico Biella (Italy) Los Angeles Clippers
Maurice Ager August 22, 2009 Spain Cajasol Sevilla (Spain) New Jersey Nets
Alex Acker Italy Armani Jeans Milano (Italy) Los Angeles Clippers
Tarence Kinsey August 24, 2009 Turkey Fenerbahçe Ülker (Turkey) Cleveland Cavaliers
Cedric Simmons August 25, 2009 Greece Peristeri BC (Greece) Sacramento Kings
Mouhamed Sene September 26, 2009 France Hyeres-Toulon (France) New York Knicks
Cheikh Samb October 2, 2009 Spain Real Madrid (Spain) New York Knicks
Damon Jones October 15, 2009 Italy Napoli (Italy) Milwaukee Bucks
Dwayne Jones October 16, 2009 Serbia Red Star (Serbia) San Antonio Spurs
Mike Taylor November 20, 2009 Serbia Red Star (Serbia) Memphis Grizzlies
Marko Jarić December 22, 2009 Spain Real Madrid (Spain) Memphis Grizzlies
Stephon Marbury January 18, 2010 China Shanxi Zhongyu (China) Boston Celtics

NBA Draft

Main article: 2009 NBA Draft

The 2009 NBA Draft was held on June 25, 2009 in New York City at Madison Square Garden.

Lottery selections

G Guard F Forward C Center
Pick Player Pos Team School/club team
1 United States Griffin, BlakeBlake Griffin
Los Angeles Clippers Oklahoma (So.)
2 Tanzania Thabeet, HasheemHasheem Thabeet
Memphis Grizzlies Connecticut (Jr.)
3 United States Harden, JamesJames Harden
Oklahoma City Thunder Arizona State (So.)
4 United States Evans, TyrekeTyreke Evans
Sacramento Kings Memphis (Fr.)
5 Spain Rubio, RickyRicky Rubio
Minnesota Timberwolves (from Wash) DKV Joventut (Spain) 1990
6 United States Flynn, JonnyJonny Flynn
Minnesota Timberwolves Syracuse (So.)
7 United States Curry, StephenStephen Curry
Golden State Warriors Davidson (Jr.)
8 United States Hill, JordanJordan Hill
New York Knicks Arizona (Jr.)
9 United States DeRozan, DeMarDeMar DeRozan
Toronto Raptors USC (Fr.)
10 United States Jennings, BrandonBrandon Jennings
Milwaukee Bucks Lottomatica Roma (Italy) 1989
11 United States Williams, TerrenceTerrence Williams
New Jersey Nets Louisville (Sr.)
12 United States Henderson, GeraldGerald Henderson
Charlotte Bobcats Duke (Jr.)
13 United States Hansbrough, TylerTyler Hansbrough
Indiana Pacers North Carolina (Sr.)
14 United States Clark, EarlEarl Clark
Phoenix Suns Louisville (Jr.)

Undrafted free agent signings

Player Signed New team Former team
Curtis Jerrells September 23 San Antonio Spurs Baylor Bears
Wesley Matthews September 24 Utah Jazz Marquette Golden Eagles
Paul Harris Utah Jazz Syracuse Orange


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