Click here to Skip to main content
LATEST HEADLINES - NBA NEWS

Bulls hire Hornets' Hagen as assistant GM


Posted Aug 14 2012 12:13PM

CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Bulls have hired New Orleans executive Brian Hagen as their assistant general manager.

Hagen spent the previous nine seasons with the Hornets on their basketball operations staff, most recently as the director of player personnel. In that role, he coordinated the team's amateur and professional scouting operations and assisted in evaluating free agents and potential trade acquisitions.

He also spent time as the team's video coordinator, director of basketball operations, director of scouting and assistant to the general manager. Before joining the Hornets, Hagen was an assistant coach at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in 2002-03.

In a statement, Bulls general manager Gar Forman calls him "one of the best young scouts and executives in the league." Chicago announced the hiring on Tuesday.

SEARCH NEWS
LATEST VIDEOS
photoGame Analysis: Smith vs. Iguodala
Brent and Jared break down the Finals matchup between J.R. Smith and Andre Iguodala.
photoCleveland Cavaliers - Hitting their Stride
After the New Year, the Cavaliers shook up the roster and with a healthy LeBron James leading the way, the team started to click at just the right time.
photoGameTime: News and Notes
Fred Hoiberg to meet with the Bulls and the WNBA to evaluate Isiah Thomas' ownership interest in New York Liberty.
photoLeBron James' Top 10 Plays of the 2014-15 Season
Check out the Top 10 plays of the 2014-15 NBA season from LeBron James.
photoCurry's Top 10 Assists
Check out Stephen Curry's Top 10 Assists of the 2014-2015 NBA Season

Copyright © NBA Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved. No portion of NBA.com may be duplicated, redistributed or manipulated in any form. By accessing any information beyond this page, you agree to abide by the Privacy Policy / Your California Privacy Rights and Terms of Use. | Ad Choices Ad Choices

NBA.com is part of Turner Sports Digital, part of the Turner Sports & Entertainment Digital Network.