Report: Clippers likely to promote Gary Sacks to general manager

Thursday August 9th, 2012

League sources tell Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports that the Los Angeles Clippers' director of player personnel, Gary Sacks, is the favorite to be named the team's general manager.

The Clips have been without a G.M. since Neil Olshey did an about-face and fled to Portland on June 4. Sacks has been part of the braintrust running L.A. in the interim and has long been mentioned as a leading contender to succeed Olshey.

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