Orlando Magic assistant basic supervisor Anthony Parker was promoted to GM in a restructured entrance workplace on Wednesday
The Magic elevated basic supervisor Pete D’Alessandro to government vice chairman below president of basketball operations Jeff Weltman
Parker, 48, performed school basketball at Bradley and was a first-round choose of the then-New Jersey Nets in 1997.
He has been with the Magic group for 11 years in numerous roles. He was coveted by a number of organizations however opted to remain in Orlando
John Hammond, 68, enters his thirty third season within the NBA with a transition to the function of senior advisor to the president of basketball operations, the Magic introduced Wednesday
“We’re excited for John’s well-deserved subsequent chapter,” Weltman stated. “He has, and can proceed to be, a useful useful resource. His expertise has helped set the desk for the Magic‘s future and we sit up for persevering with to lean on him in regard to the whole lot from participant analysis to participant growth. He helped construct an amazing group in Milwaukee and gained a championship in Detroit. He has, and can proceed to be, an amazing good friend, mentor and confidant to the Magic household
“We’re equally excited for Anthony and Pete of their well-deserved promotions. Anthony brings a novel perspective to our group as a former participant and it has been nice to observe his development from participant to scout to G League GM to the Magic‘s assistant basic supervisor. Anthony is the last word group participant and we sit up for his continued management, expertise and power.
As GM of the Milwaukee Bucks, Hammond was NBA Govt of the 12 months in 2010. He was instrumental within the collection of Giannis Antetokounmpo with the fifteenth general choose in 2013 and joined Orlando in 2017.
–Discipline Stage Media