The Chicago Bulls are hiring Marc Eversley because the franchise’s basic supervisor, league sources instructed ESPN.
Eversley, the senior vice chairman of participant personnel with the Philadelphia 76ers, agreed to a deal late Sunday night time to affix new govt vice chairman of basketball operations Arturas Karnisovas with Chicago, sources mentioned.
Eversley, a local of Canada, is the primary black GM in Bulls historical past.
Eversley will work with Karnisovas in reshaping one of many NBA’s historic franchises. Karnisovas has employed Eversley, assistant GM J.J. Polk and vice chairman of participant personnel Pat Connelly since arriving from the Denver Nuggets earlier this month.
Eversley has climbed by means of front-office roles with the Sixers, Washington Wizards and Toronto Raptors. He additionally spent a decade working at Nike.
Bulls president Michael Reinsdorf has accomplished a reshaping of the Bulls’ entrance workplace that included the departure of longtime executives John Paxson and Gar Forman. Paxson is remaining in a consulting position, however Karnisovas and Eversley are actually entrance and heart in working the group.