Aug 132010
76ers' Rod Thorn era officially begins

August 13 Philadelphia Inquirer “After hiring highly regarded coach Doug Collins in May, and taking guard Evan Turner with the No. 2 pick in the June NBA draft, the 76ers on Thursday added the well-respected Rod Thorn to their front office by naming him team president. The move reunites Thorn with Ed Stefanski, who has [More…]

Aug 122010
76ers hiring Thorn as president; Stefanski to stay

August 12 Philadelphia Inquirer “The 76ers have reached an agreement to hire veteran NBA executive Rod Thorn as team president, a source with knowledge of the situation said Wednesday night. Yahoo Sports reported Wednesday that the 69-year-old Thorn had confirmed the deal in a text message. The Sixers are expected to make a formal announcement [More…]