Originally written September 16, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has promoted Tommy Sheppard to senior vice president of basketball operations. In addition the team has named Marc Eversley as vice president of scouting Frank Ross as director of player personnel Greg Ballard as advance pro scout and Thomas Knox as director of player performance and rehabilitation while promoting Ed Tapscott to vice president of player programs Pat Sullivan to assistant coach Brett Greenberg to director of basketball analytics/salary cap management Bryan Oringher to video coordinator and Ryan Richman to assistant video coordinator. “Tommy is a very respected figure within all circles of basketball including the NBA international/Olympic competition and the collegiate ranks” said Grunfeld. “His experience combined with the additions we have made and the other well-deserved promotions within the department gives us a solid foundation to continue improving our team.” Sheppard is entering his 1...
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