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Jerry Colangelo -- We're Trying to Protect Team USA from Zika Virus (VIDEO)

No one wants to see LeBron James get the Zika virus during the Olympics... especially Team USA managing director Jerry Colangelo who says they're doing everything they can to protect the players.  With everyone talking about the Zika scare in…

The Sixers Tried to Re-Sign Jason Richardson

Desperate for veteran leadership, the Philadelphia Sixers—new front-office boss Jerry Colangelo, specifically—reached out to a pair of retired former players. Jason Richardson and Elton Brand were contacted, and the latter The post The Sixers Tried to Re-Sign Jason Richardson appeared first on SLAMonline.

Basketball lifer Jerry Colangelo hoping to put some life into Philadelphia 76ers

Jerry Colangelo didn't need the headaches of lifting the Philadelphia 76ers from the bottom of the barrel — some would say tank — three years into General Manager Sam Hinkie's unapologetic strategy of trading established players for draft picks to pile up money and assets for an overhaul of the...

On Pro Basketball: 76ers Learn an Old Lesson About Youth Movements

At 76, Jerry Colangelo is back in the N.B.A. to advise and restore credibility to the 76ers, who could also benefit from some veteran voices in the locker room.

Larry Brown says 76ers should hire Allen Iverson — and himself

2 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Having gotten off to a horrific start, this after two years of basically trying to be bad, the Philadelphia 76ers recently hired veteran executive Jerry Colangelo to help right the ship. According to former coach Larry Brown, the team shouldn’t stop there, but instead bring aboard one of its all-time most popular players: Allen Iverson. Brown […]

NBA trends: Jerry Colangelo to rescue the Philadelphia 76ers?

2 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

News and notes from around the NBA. Colangelo to the rescue? Over the last three seasons, the Philadelphia 76ers have been the worst franchise in the NBA. Sam Hinkie, the team's president of basketball operations and general manager, bet everything on landing a franchise-altering draft pick — using...

Report: 76ers In Talks With Mike D’Antoni To Join Coaching Staff

New 76ers chairman Jerry Colangelo’s first move in Philly will reportedly be adding Mike D’Antoni as an associate head coach. D’Antoni and Colangelo have worked together most notably with the Suns and USA The post Report: 76ers In Talks With Mike D’Antoni To Join Coaching Staff appeared first on SLAMonline.

Mike D'Antoni in talks to join 76ers coaching staff, per report

Jerry Colangelo is making his first move as chairman of basketball operations. New 76ers chairman of basketball operations Jerry Colangelo is in talks with Mike D'Antoni for the position of associate head coach, according to Yahoo Sports'...Show More Summary

Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the 76ers have signed coach Brett Brown to a two-year contract exten

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the 76ers have signed coach Brett Brown to a two-year contract extension. The move had been expected in the wake of hiring Jerry Colangelo to take on some front office duties. Read more...

Adam Silver Comments on Role in 76ers' Hiring of Jerry Colangelo

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver spoke to Justin Termine and Eddie Johnson of SiriusXM NBA Radio on Thursday about the Philadelphia 76ers' hiring of Jerry Colangelo, the team's new chairman of basketball operations. Silver maintained heShow More Summary

Bucher Buzz: Colangelo Hired Because of Hinkie's 'Mishandling' of Embiid, Okafor

With the 76ers' recent hiring of Jerry Colangelo, everyone is wondering why he was added into the mix and what changes he might bring to the team. What aspects of the 76ers team was Sam Hinkie failing to handle prudently? What kind of...Show More Summary

Philadelphia 76ers Latest News: Jerry Colangelo Joins Team as Chairman of Basketball Operations

Jerry Colangelo is a Hall-of-Fame basketball icon who guided the U.S. Olympic basketball team to two golds.

The NBA Has Had Enough Of The 76ers’ Bullst

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

After starting the season 1-20, the team's third-most horrible start in as many seasons, the Philadelphia 76ers announced on Monday that the team had signed Jerry Colangelo as chairman of basketball operations. General manager Sam Hinkie...Show More Summary

Reports: The NBA Wants Sam Hinkie Out Of The Paint

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

Since the Philadelphia 76ers’ announcement that longtime NBA executive Jerry Colangelo had joined the team’s front office, two separate reports have emerged that paint the move straightforwardly as the beginning of the end for GM Sam Hinkie’s vaunted Process. Read more...

Sixers Hire Jerry Colangelo as Special Advisor

Philadelphia Sixers ownership threw a monkey wrench into the so-called “process” Monday, with the hiring of Jerry Colangelo as Special Advisor to the Managing General Partner and Chairman of Basketball The post Sixers Hire Jerry Colangelo as Special Advisor appeared first on SLAMonline.

NBA owners pushed Adam Silver to meddle with the 76ers. That's a problem

Other NBA owners reportedly convinced Adam Silver to facilitate the 76ers' hiring of Jerry Colangelo. This is a major conflict of interest, but is sadly par for the course in this league. It is a well-known fact that the No. 1 pastime of NBA franchise owners is meddling. Show More Summary

Spurs Rest Starters, Still Romp 119-68 Past Hapless 76ers

With new front office executive Jerry Colangelo sitting courtside, the Philadelphia 76ers showed him just how far away they are from becoming a competitive franchise.

Jerry Colangelo's Hiring Marks the Start of the Sixers' Turnaround

The NBA's worst-run franchise took a major step to turn their fortunes around by hiring former Suns owner Jerry Colangelo, who has guided Team USA to two gold medals.

U.S. Olympic Hoops Chief Colangelo Joins 76ers

USA Basketball chief Jerry Colangelo, one of the sport's most successful executives, will be tackling a major challenge as he joins the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers as a special adviser and chairman of basketball operations.

76ers Hire Jerry Colangelo; What's It Mean For The Process?

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris dropped a bit of a bombshell at a surprise press conference this afternoon, announcing that the Sixers have hired Hall of Famer and basketball sage Jerry Colangelo as the team’s new chairman of basketball operations. This sure seems like bad news for current GM Sam Hinkie and his Process. Read more...

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