The team announced on Monday that the New Orleans Pelicans hired former UConn and WNBA star Swin Cash for a leadership position. She will look up, help guide player development on and off the ground, and take on other roles within the organization.
This is the latest in a series of important shots of David Griffin, Pelicans' new executive president of basketball operations – and The Man was tasked with dealing with the situation of Anthony Davis. Last month, Griffin hired Aaron Nelson, head of Phoenix Suns' respected training staff for two decades, as the new vice president of pelican care and performance. Two weeks later, Griffin hired Trajan Langdon of the Brooklyn Nets as the new General Manager of the Pelicans.
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