Sixers Begin Search For Thorn's Successor
The Sixers are interviewing replacements for Rod Thorn, according to sources. Thorn is currently the team's president of basketball operations.
Potential candidates, according to league sources, include San Antonio vice president of operations Danny Ferry; Spurs assistant GM Dennis Lindsey; Jeff Bower, who was a general manager for the New Orleans Hornets; Oklahoma City assistant GM Troy Weaver; Atlanta GM Rick Sund, whose contract expires at the end of June; and Milwaukee GM John Hammond, who has a year remaining on his deal.
Thorn is entering the final season of his three-year contract as president and the process of finding a replacement could take up to a year.