Boston assistant general manager Ryan McDonough, Milwaukee assistant GM Jeff Weltman and San Antonio Spurs assistant GM Scott Layden have emerged as the three finalists for the Phoenix Suns' GM opening and will interview soon, according to league sources.
McDonough interviewed with Suns president Lon Babby and owner Robert Sarver on Tuesday.
Weltman is expected to meet with the Suns on Thursday.
The Suns recently fired Lance Blanks.
After the Phoenix Suns dismissed Lance Blanks from being the team's general manager, there's been an opening and one that's likely to be filled before the NBA Draft. Banks was a member of the San Antonio Spurs' organization from 2000-2005 where he served as a scout and got promoted to director of scouting. He also served as a television analyst during his last years...
Dan Majerle, newly introduced as Grand Canyon's basketball coach, joins Matt this week to talk about his new job. He also discusses the school's plan to jump to Division I, his style of play and how learning all the NCAA rules is going. Plus, he talks about the Phoenix Suns and his former teammate and the Mayor of Sacramento, Kevin Johnson.
Among his observations: