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The Sacramento Kings on Thursday hired Hall of Famer Chris Mullin as an adviser to owner Vivek Ranadive and general manager Pete D'Alessandro.
Mullin had been advising Ranadive since the Silicon Valley software magnate bought the team in May, including scouting ahead of the NBA draft. Ranadive also said he had sought Mullin's advice before hiring D'Alessandro, who worked under Mullin in Golden State's front office.
"Chris Mullin is an incredible addition to our organization," Ranadive said in a statement. "I have great respect for his accomplishments and understanding of the game. From day one, we have focused on making the Sacramento Kings a first-class franchise built for the 21st Century. Chris brings the experience, knowledge, and influence to help us achieve our ultimate goal -- bringing a championship to the fans and city of Sacramento."
Mullin was the general manager of the Warriors from 2004-09, including a memorable playoff run in 2007...
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Chris Mullin is joining the Sacramento Kings' front office according to sources familiar with the team's plans.
Sources say that Mullin has been recruited by the Kings to expand upon his previous senior advisory role in support of new general manager Pete D'Alessandro and majority owner Vivek Ranadive.
D'Alessandro broke into NBA management under Mullin when the...
Chris Mullin will join the Sacramento Kings' front office in a role beyond his previous advising position, according to sources.
Pete D'Alessandro and Vivek Ranadive have recruited Mullin to join the franchise.
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