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Jul 19, 2017
Fox Sports Fantasy Football
3-time NBA champion James Jones is joining the Suns as vice president for basketball operations.
Jul 19, 2017
Fox Sports Fantasy Football
PHOENIX (AP) Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has extended the contract of general manager Ryan McDonough through the 2019-20 season and hired longtime NBA player James Jones as vice president of basketball operations.
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3-time NBA champion James Jones is joining the Suns as vice president for basketball operations.
Hoops Hype Jul 19, 2017
Suns make three-time NBA champ James Jones VP of basketball operations

Suns make three-time NBA champ James Jones VP of basketball operations

The Phoenix Suns have hired former Cleveland Cavaliers veteran and three-time NBA champion James Jones to their front office. Here is what the Suns GM Ryan McDonough, who received a multi-year contract extension, said about the decision (via NBA.com): “James has a wealth of experiences that will greatly benefit our organization. He is a three-time NBA Champion and has been one of the top executives with the National Basketball Players Association over the past few years. We welcome ‘Champ’ and his family to our Phoenix Suns family.” Jones played 14 professional seasons in the NBA,...
Arizona Republic Jul 19, 2017
LeBron James to Suns? Twitter runs wild after Phoenix hires James Jones

LeBron James to Suns? Twitter runs wild after Phoenix hires James Jones

Could LeBron James follow James Jones to the Suns?         
WKYC Jul 19, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers forward James...

Cleveland Cavaliers forward James...

14-year NBA veteran James Jones will join the Phoenix Suns as vice president of basketball operations.        
Fear The Sword Jul 19, 2017
James Jones retires, joins Suns as VP of basketball operations

James Jones retires, joins Suns as VP of basketball operations

“Champ” retires as he joins the Suns front office After seven straight trips to the NBA Finals and three championships, James Jones is finally riding off into the sunset. The ex-Cleveland Cavaliers forward has accepted a position with the Phoenix Suns as Vice President of Basketball Operation and will be working alongside newly extended general manager Ryan McDonough. The news was announced in a statement by the Phoenix Suns organization: James has a wealth of experiences that will greatly benefit our organization. He is a three-time NBA Champion and has been one of the top executives...
NBA Jul 19, 2017

Phoenix Suns extend GM Ryan McDonough, hire James Jones

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has extended the contract of general manager Ryan McDonough through the 2019-20 season and hired longtime NBA player James Jones as vice president of basketball operations.

Suns extend GM McDonough, hire Jones for front office

PHOENIX (AP) Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has extended the contract of general manager Ryan McDonough through the 2019-20 season and hired longtime NBA player James Jones as vice president of basketball operations.
News-Herald Jul 19, 2017

James Jones leaving Cleveland Cavaliers to join Suns front office

PHOENIX >> Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver has extended the contract of general manager Ryan McDonough through the 2019-20 season and hired longtime NBA player James Jones as vice president of basketball operations.Sarver says Jones will report directly to McDonough in the new position.McDonough is entering his fifth season as general manager and is the architect of an exceedingly young roster built with draft picks.

James Jones to take his NBA Finals streak to the Phoenix Suns' front office

The 14-year veteran will be the vice president of basketball operations in Phoenix
Plain Dealer Jul 19, 2017
James Jones named VP of Basketball Operations in Phoenix

James Jones named VP of Basketball Operations in Phoenix

James Jones was named the Vice President of Baseball Operations for the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday.
Fear The Sword Jul 15, 2017
James Jones is unlikely to return to Cavaliers

James Jones is unlikely to return to Cavaliers

James Jones’ Cavaliers career could be over. The Cavaliers have 14 players signed for next season, and thus, one open roster spot, but one fixture since LeBron’s return in 2014 may not be returning, per Joe Vardon. "If the Cavs could bring in a fourth big man, they’d do it. James Jones, 36, is still out there, though a source already told cleveland.com it was unlikely he could be back." “Champ” has been one of the best under-the-radar pickups for the Cavaliers locker room, and is one of the most beloved players in the league and among the Cavaliers roster. LeBron James said in...
Plain Dealer Jul 13, 2017
How much would the Cavaliers miss James Jones? Bud vs. Doug

How much would the Cavaliers miss James Jones? Bud vs. Doug

Cleveland.com sports columnists Doug Lesmerises and Bud Shaw discuss the probable departure of James Jones and what it means for the Cavaliers.
Fear The Sword Jul 5, 2017
Richard Jefferson to return next season, James Jones may retire

Richard Jefferson to return next season, James Jones may retire

Some news on two Cavs veterans who are important for different reasons. Wednesday brought good news to fans of the Road Trippin’ podcast, as well as fans aging veterans that can still provide surprisingly effective spot minutes. Richard Jefferson announced on the July 5 edition of the Road Trippin’ podcast that he will return for another season with the Cleveland Cavaliers. "I will be starting my 17th season next year; I am not retiring,” Jefferson said Jefferson still has one guaranteed year on his contract for a total of $2.5 million. His three point shot wasn’t as effective last...
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 5, 2017

Richard Jefferson says he's returing to Cavs next season in latest podcast

Richard Jefferson will return to the Cavaliers next season, he said Wednesday during the latest episode of his “Road Trippin’” podcast. Jefferson, who turned 37 on June 21, has one guaranteed year remaining on his contract at $2.5 million. “I will be starting my 17th season next year, I am not retiring,” Jefferson said on the podcast, now a part of LeBron James' Uninterrupted player platform. Jefferson averaged 5.7 points and 2.6 rebounds in 20.4 minutes last season and played a vital role in The Finals for the second consecutive year. James Jones’ future with the Cavs...
Plain Dealer Jul 5, 2017
Richard Jefferson to return to Cavaliers, but James Jones might not

Richard Jefferson to return to Cavaliers, but James Jones might not

Richard Jefferson is returning to the Cavs for another season, but James Jones may not be back.

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