VanDeWeghe Joins the NBA as Vice President in Basketball Operations
According to the NBA website, for two-time NBA All-Star, and successful NBA manage and coach will become apart of the NBA. E.M. ‘Kiki’ VanDeWeghe III will take his role as Vice President of Basketball Operations. This will become effective on April 1st, 2013.
In his new role as the VP of Basketball Operations, VanDeWeghe will in a lot of basketball matters, this includes the development of playing rules and interpretations, game analytics, disciplinary matters, and policies and procedures relating to the operation of NBA games.
VanDeWeghe’s NBA playing career spanned 13 years, with the Nuggets, Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks, and Clippers, during which he averaged 19.7 points with a 52.5 percent field goal average, 87.2 percent free throw average, made two All-Star appearances, and helped his teams to the postseason 12 times.