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Peja Stojakovic Hired By Kings For Front Office Position

Peja Stojakovic has been hired as the Sacramento Kings' director of player personnel and development. Stojakovic also will be the general manager of the Reno Bighorns, the Kings’ NBA Development League affiliate. Stojakovic played nearly eight seasons for the Kings after being drafted 14th in 1996. He averaged 18.3 points and played in three All-Star Games.
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: 'No truth' to Hedo Turkoglu-to-Kings rumors

The Kings are still looking to fill another roster spot and reports started to fly around that they could bring in Hedo Turkoglu to act in that role.It made sense. Turk was a teammate of Vlade Divac and Peja Stojakovic back in the early 2000s with Sacramento. Apparently, that might not be true, though.Reports surfaced over the weekend that Turkoglu, who has played 997 career games...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kings extend offer of front-office job to Peja Stojakovic

The Kings front office is still in flux. Dean Oliver is out. Jason Levien is weirdly consulting (watch out for that, by the by considering Vlade Divac got pretty much the same gig before owner Vivek Ranadive forced Pete D'Alessandro out with a demotion and a Divac full-time hire). Now, Vlade is extending an offer to one of his buddies. From ESPN's Marc Stein:We shouldn't have been...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Kings Offer Peja Stojakovic Role In Front Office

The Sacramento Kings have offered Peja Stojakovic a full-time position in their front office, according to sources. Vlade Divac has reportedly asked Stojakovic to leave Europe and join the Kings in a player personnel role. Stojakovic's No. 16 jersey was retired by the Kings in December. He attended summer league in Las Vegas with the Kings in a consulting role to Divac earlier this...
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July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Peja Stojakovic’s No. 16 Jersey to be retired on Dec. 16th

The 2001-02 Sacramento Kings were one of the most entertaining teams to never win an NBA championship.  Serbian forward Peja Stojakovic was one of the key players during the Kings’ phenomenal run to the Western Conference finals. In eight seasons with the Kings, he averaged 18.3 points per game and put together a total of […] The post Peja Stojakovic’s No. 16 Jersey to be...
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September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings to retire Stojakovic's No. 16 jersey on Dec. 16

  The Sacramento Kings are planning to retire Peja Stojakovic's No. 16 jersey. The Kings announced Tuesday that Stojakovic's jersey will be retired when they host Oklahoma City on Dec. 16. He joins Vlade Divac (21), Chris Webber (4) and Mitch Richmond (2) as the only players to have their jerseys retired by the Kings since the franchise moved from Kansas City in 1985. Sacramento...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacremento Kings to retire Peja Stojakovic's number

With all the great players that graced NBA courts throughout the late '90's and early 2000's, Peja Stojakovic is one name that often gets overlooked, but damn did Peja produce in his prime. He is Sacremento's second leading scorer all-time, behind only the recently hall-of-fame enshrined Mitch Richmond, and he finished fourth in MVP voting in 2004.Stojakovic was a central piece to...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings To Retire Peja Stojakovic's No. 16

The Sacramento Kings will retire the No. 16 jersey of Peja Stojakovic on Dec. 16, when the Kings host the Oklahoma City Thunder. In his eight seasons with the Kings, Stojakovic played more games for the Kings than any player during the Sacramento and had an immeasurable impact on the community both on and off the court. Stojakovic was a three-time NBA All-Star and NBA Champion ...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls Acquire Doug McDermott From Nuggets

The Nuggets drafted Doug McDermott with the No. 11 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. However, the Bulls acquired McDermott for picks No. 16 and No. 19. McDermott, a combo forward, is one of the best shooters in the draft. Many compare his game to Peja Stojakovic and Wally Szczerbiak. The... The post Chicago Bulls Acquire Doug McDermott From Nuggets appeared first on Hoops-Nation.
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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