Grizzlies Name New CEO

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Grizzlies Name New CEO 

Post#1 » by SD2042 » Mon Nov 5, 2012 5:28 pm ... ng_Partner

New Memphis Grizzlies owner Robert Pera announced on Sunday that Philadelphia 76ers minority shareholder Jason Levien is joining the Grizzlies as the club's new CEO and managing partner.

Levien, who recently sold his stake in the Sixers to join Pera's ownership group, will be in charge of Memphis Basketball, LLC, which operates the Grizzlies and the FedExForum arena. Levien will oversee the NBA team while acting as the ownership group's managing partner and an alternate NBA governor.

"Jason and I share a vision for building a world-class team on and off-the-court," Pera said in a statement. "He has my complete trust, confidence and support in how best to lead our organization's efforts
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Re: Grizzlies Name New CEO 

Post#2 » by GrizzledGrizzFan » Mon Nov 5, 2012 6:29 pm

They'd be very, VERY foolish not to retain Chris Wallace, IMO.

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