Bob Bass
Seasons: 9
Playoffs: 7
Division Titles: 0
Conference Titles: 0
NBA Titles: 0
  Best transaction: Traded Eddie Jones, Ricky Davis, Dale Ellis and Anthony Mason to the Miami Heat for Jamal Mashburn, PJ Brown, Otis Thorpe, Tim James and Rodney Buford on August 1, 2000
Worst transaction: Traded the draft rights to guard Kobe Bryant to the Los Angeles Lakers for center Vlade Divac on July 11, 1996
Executive of the Year: Two times (1989-90 and 1996-97)
TRANSACTIONS:
SEASON 2003-04
May 5 2004
Announced his retirement.
April 4 2004

Signed guard Maurice Carter for the rest of the season.
March 25 2004

Signed guard Maurice Carter to a 10-day contract.
March 2 2004

Waived guard Bryce Drew.
February 19 2004

Traded center Sean Rooks to the Orlando Magic for guard Shammond Williams.
January 26 2004

Signed guard Tierre Brown to a 10-day contract.
December 29 2003

Waived center James Lang.
October 29 2003

Signed center Jamaal Magloire to a three-year contract extension, signed guard Steve Smith and waived forward Kirk Haston.
October 23 2003

Waived guard Kareem Reid and forward Paul Shirley.
September 30 2003
Signed guard Kareem Reid, forward Paul Shirley and center James Lang.
August 4 2003
Signed forward George Lynch to a contract extension.
July 29 2003
Signed guard Darrell Armstrong.
July 21 2003
Signed center Sean Rooks.
July 16 2003
Re-signed forward PJ Brown.
July 11 2003
Signed forward David West.
June 30 2003
Named Alvin Gentry assistant coach.
Draft 2003
Selected forward David West (18th overall pick) and center James Lang (48th overall pick).
June 25 2003
Named Kenny Gattison assistant coach.
June 23 2003
Named Jan Van Breda Kolff assistant coach.
June 21 2003
Named Jeff Bower assistant coach.
June 11 2003
Exercised the contract option on forward Robert Traylor through the 2003-04 season.
June 9 2003
Named Tim Floyd head coach.
SEASON 2002-03
February 20 2003
Traded center Elden Campbell to the Seattle SuperSonics for guard Kenny Anderson.
February 5 2003
Waived guard Randy Livingston.
January 30 2003
Signed guard Robert Pack for the remainder of the season.
January 27 2003
Signed guard Randy Livingston to a 10-day contract; waived forward Matt Bullard.
January 20 2003
Signed guard Robert Pack to a second 10-day contract.
January 10 2003
Signed guard Robert Pack to a 10-day contract.
October 23 2002

Waived forward Lee Nailon and guard Terrell McIntyre.
October 13 2002
Waived center Thomas Hamilton.
October 1 2002
Signed center Thomas Hamilton and guard Terrell McIntyre.
September 30 2002
Signed forward Lee Nailon to a one-year contract.
July 30 2002
Signed guard Baron Davis to a multi-year contract extension.
June 25 2002
Traded the 17th overall pick in the 2002 draft for guard Courtney Alexander.
SEASON 2001-02
November 19 2001
Waived guard Eldridge Recasner.
October 29 2001
Waived forward Tim James.
October 26 2001
Waived forward Chris Porter.
October 25 2001
Traded forward Derrick Coleman to the Philadelphia 76ers for forwards George Lynch, Jerome Moiso and Robert Traylor from the Philadelphia 76ers and forward Chris Porter from the Golden State Warriors.
October 23 2001
Waived guard Ricky Moore.
October 4 2001
Waived center Lorenzo Coleman and guard-forward Cory Hightower.
October 2 2001
Signed guard Ricky Moore.
September 28 2001
Re-signed forward Lee Nailon.
August 29 2001
Signed guard-forward Cory Hightower.
August 27 2001
Signed center Lorenzo Coleman.
August 13 2001
Signed forward Matt Bullard.
July 30 2001
Named Brian Hill assistant coach.
July 25 2001
Signed guard Stacey Augmon, who had been with the Portland Trail Blazers.
July 24 2001
Signed guard Bryce Drew, who had been with the Chicago Bulls.
July 23 2001
Signed coach Paul Silas to a contract extension; named Bob Donewald Jr. assistant coach.
Draft 2001
Selected forward Kirk Haston (16th overall pick).
June 14 2001
Traded the 45th overall pick in the 2001 draft for the draft rights to center Roberto Dueñas.
June 1 2001
Picked up the fourth-year option on the contract of guard Baron Davis.
SEASON 2000-01
April 10 2001
Signed forward Scott Burrell.
January 26 2001
Signed guard Doug Overton to a 10-day contract.
December 19 2000
Waived forward Terrance Roberson.
November 6 2000
Signed forward Jamal Mashburn to a contract extension.
October 16 2000
Waived forwards Caswell Cyrus and Darrin Hancock.
October 2 2000
Signed forwards Caswell Cyrus and Terrance Roberson; waived guard-forward Rodney Buford.
September 21 2000
Signed guard Hersey Hawkins.
August 21 2000
Signed guard-forward Darrin Hancock.
August 18 2000
Signed forward Lee Nailon.
August 1 2000
Re-signed guard Eddie Jones; traded guards Eddie Jones and Ricky Davis, guard-forward Dale Ellis and forward Anthony Mason to the Miami Heat for forwards Jamal Mashburn, PJ Brown, Otis Thorpe and Tim James and guard-forward Rodney Buford.
July 18 2000
Signed forward-center Jamaal Magloire.
Draft 2000
Selected forward-center Jamaal Magloire (19th overall pick).
June 5 2000

Named Stephen Silas assistant coach.
SEASON 1999-00
February 9 2000
Claimed forward Chucky Brown off waivers.
January 19 2000
Traded second-round draft picks in 2000 and 2002 to the Milwaukee Bucks for guard-forward Dale Ellis.
November 23 1999
Waived forward Derek Hood.
November 18 1999
Waived forward Tyrone Grant.
November 9 1999
Signed guard Michael Hawkins.
November 8 1999
Waived guard Jason Miskiri.
October 4 1999
Signed guard Jason Miskiri and forwards Tyrone Grant and Derek Hood.
August 18 1999
Signed agent center Todd Fuller.
August 11 1999
Signed forward Eddie Robinson.
July 26 1999
Signed guard Baron Davis.
Draft 1999
Selected guard Baron Davis (3rd overall pick) and forward Lee Nailon (43rd overall pick).
May 28 1999
Named Jerry Eaves assistant coach.
May 11 1999
Signed Paul Silas to a long-term contract as head coach.
SEASON 1998-99
April 6 1999
Signed guard Corey Beck for the remainder of the season.
March 27 1999
Signed guard Corey Beck to a second consecutive 10-day contract.
March 17 1999
Signed guard Corey Beck to a 10-day contract.
March 16 1999
Waived forward Travis Williams.
March 10 1999
Traded forwards Glen Rice, JR Reid and guard BJ Armstrong to the Los Angeles Lakers for guard Eddie Jones and center Elden Campbell; signed forward Travis Williams to a 10-day contract and waived forward-center Joe Wolf.
March 8 1999
Waived guard-forward Willie Burton.
March 8 1999
Named Paul Silas interim head coach for the remainder of the season.
March 7 1999
Coach Dave Cowens resigned.
February 28 1999
Waived forward Travis Williams and signed guard-forward Willie Burton.
February 3 1999
Signed forward-center Joe Wolf.
February 1 1999
Waived guards Percy Miller and Melvin Watson.
January 26 1999
Signed forward Chuck Person.
January 21 1999
Signed forwards Derrick Coleman, Travis Williams and Chucky Brown, guards Eldridge Recasner, Percy Miller and Melvin Watson and centers Brad Miller and Charles Shackleford.
Draft 1998
Selected guard Ricky Davis (21st overall pick) and center Anthony Betts (50th overall pick).
SEASON 1997-98
March 24 1998
Waived forward Tony Farmer.
February 13 1998
Signed guard Vernon Maxwell for the remainder of the season.
February 4 1998
Signed forward Donald Royal for remainder of season.
February 3 1998
Signed guard Vernon Maxwell to a 10-day contract.
February 2 1998
Signed guard Jeff Grayer to a 10-day contract.
January 25 1998
Signed forward Donald Royal to a second 10-day contract.
January 22 1998
Signed center Michael McDonald to a 10-day contract.
January 15 1998
Signed forward Donald Royal to a 10-day contract.
November 7 1997
Traded guards Muggsy Bogues and Tony Delk to the Golden State Warriors for guard BJ Armstrong.
October 28 1997
Waived guard Darnell Mee.
October 12 1997
Waived forward Junior Burrough and center Nate Wilbourne.
October 2 1997
Signed guard Corey Beck and forward Junior Burrough.
September 12 1997
Signed guard Darnell Mee.
September 10 1997
Signed forwards Travis Williams and Tony Farmer.
August 22 1997
Signed center Nate Wilbourne.
August 19 1997
Signed guard Bobby Phills; waived guard Ricky Pierce and renounced forward Malik Rose.
July 18 1997
Named Paul Silas assistant coach.
July 16 1997
Signed free agent forward JR Reid
July 1 1997
Signed guard David Wesley; renounced the rights of forwards Rafael Addison and Donald Royal.
SEASON 1996-97
May 21 1997
Exercised the option on the contract of guard Dell Curry to extend through the 1997-98 season.
April 8 1997

Waived forward Tom Chambers.
February 20 1997

Traded forward Scott Burrell to the Golden State Warriors for Donald Royal; traded center Jiri Zidek and guard Anthony Goldwire to the Denver Nuggets for guard Ricky Pierce.
January 30 1997
Signed forward Tom Chambers for the remainder of the season; waived forward Carlos Strong and center Eric Leckner.
January 28 1997

Signed center Eric Leckner to a 10-day contract.
January 16 1997

Signed forward Jamie Feick to a second 10-day contract.
January 3 1997
Signed forward Jamie Feick to a 10-day contract.
October 31 1996
Waived forward Brad Lohaus.
April 23 1996

Named Dave Cowens head coach.
June 10 1996
Retained TR Dunn as assistant coach.
October 24 1996
Waived forward Bob McCann.
October 22 1996
Waived forward Ochiel Swaby.
October 20 1996

Signed guard Tony Smith.
October 3 1996

Signed forward Bob McCann.
September 27 1996
Waived forward Jerrod Mustaf.
September 26 1996

Signed forward Malik Rose.
September 24 1996
Signed forwards Jerrod Mustaf and Carlos Strong.
September 3 1996
Signed forward Ochiel Swaby to a contract.
August 12 1996

Named Mark Osowski as assistant coach.
July 24 1996

Signed guard Tony Delk to a three-year contract.
July 14 1996

Traded forward Larry Johnson to the New York Knicks for forwards Anthony Mason and Brad Lohaus.
July 11 1996

Traded the draft rights to guard Kobe Bryant to the Los Angeles Lakers for center Vlade Divac.
July 9 1996

Named Lee Rose assistant coach.
Draft 1996

Selected guards Kobe Bryant (13th pick overall) and Tony Delk (16th pick overall) and forward Malik Rose (44th pick overall).
SEASON 1995-96

February 23 1996
Signed center Donald Hodge to a 10-day contract.
February 16 1996

Signed guard Pete Myers.
January 31 1996

Signed guard Anthony Goldwire for the remainder of the season.
January 22 1996
Signed guard Anthony Goldwire to a 10-day contract.
January 19 1996

Traded guards Kendall Gill and Khalid Reeves to the New Jersey Nets for guard Kenny Anderson and forward Gerald Glass.
January 5 1996

Waived guard Corey Beck.
January 4 1996

Waived guard Greg Sutton.
December 23 1995

Signed guard Corey Beck.
November 4 1995

Waived forward Joe Wolf.
November 3 1995
Traded center Alonzo Mourning, forward-center LeRon Ellis and guard Pete Myers to the Miami Heat for guard-forward Glen Rice, guard Khalid Reeves, center Matt Geiger and a 1996 first-round draft.
November 2 1995

Waived guard Corey Beck.
October 24 1995
Waived guard Negele Knight.
October 19 1995
Waived guard Duane Cooper and forward Dave Johnson.
October 10 1995

Exercised the right of first refusal and assumed the contract that Minnesota offered center LeRon Ellis.
October 5 1995

Signed free agent guards Dave Johnson and Duane Cooper.
October 4 1995

Re-signed free agent guard Greg Sutton and forward Joe Wolf; signed free agent guards Corey Beck and Negele Knight.
October 3 1995

Signed free agent guard Pete Myers.
September 27 1995

Signed free agent forward Rafael Addison.
September 26 1995
Signed center Jiri Zidek to a multi-year contract.
Draft 1995

Selected center Jiri Zidek (22nd overall pick).
June 27 1995

Traded guard Hersey Hawkins and forward David Wingate to the Seattle SuperSonics for guard Kendall Gill.