76ers promote Elton Brand to GM

The Philadelphia 76ers have finally found their new general manager, and it’s a name familiar to NBA fans: Elton Brand.Brand is being promoted internally by the Sixers from his previous post as the team’s VP of Basketball Operations. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, who first reported the news, says Brand made a strong impression on ownership and head coach Brett Brown. Brand, 39, was the No. 1 overall pick in the 1999 draft by the Chicago Bulls. He spent most of his prime with the Los Angeles Clippers,...

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9 months ago, Yardbarker, Philadelphia 76ers

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