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...
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...
Austin Toros head coach Brad Jones has made the jump from D-League to NBA, according to a report from the Salt Lake Tribune.
While you most often hear about D-League players getting called up to NBA franchises, Jones is getting his "call up" to replace Scott Layden on Tyrone Corbin's bench in Utah.
Jones coached the Austin Toros for two years and lead the Toros...
Gersson Rosas had been on the short list of the San Antonio Spurs for their assistant general manager vacancy that eventually went to Scott Layden.
September 06, 2012
Scott Layden was most recently an assistant coach with the Jazz and will replace Dennis Lindsey in the Spurs' front office.
September 01, 2012
According to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski, the San Antonio Spurs have hired former Utah Jazz and New York Knicks general manager Scott Layden to replace Dennis Lindsey as assistant GM.
Lindsey and Lindsey ended up trading places as Layden comes over from Utah, where he served as an assistant on Tyrone Corbin's staff.
Hiring Layden is a big win for the Spurs, who...
Scott Layden will interview for the assistant general manager vacancy with the San Antonio Spurs.
This offseason the San Antonio Spurs have seen Danny Ferry, Jacque Vaughn and Dennis Lindsey leave for other teams which mean the Spurs have some work to do to fill the voids.
One open spot is assistant GM spot created when Lindsey left for the Jazz but according to the Deseret News, San Antonio is set to interview Utah's assistant coach Scott Layden for the position.