Kings Name Vlade Divac Basketball, Franchise Operations VP

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Vlade Divac Returns to Sacramento


Former Sacramento Kings star center Vlade Divac has been hired to be the team’s vice president of basketball and franchise operations.

Divac’s position will advise the front office and coaching staff, and help organize the team’s global branding.

He is one of the most beloved players in Kings history as an indispensable member of the team from 1998 to 2004, before retiring with the Los Angeles Lakers.

“It’s a great honor returning to the city that has provided a lifetime of unforgettable experiences,” Divac wrote in a news release from the Kings.