Kings promote Peja Stojakovic to assistant GM

Kings promote Peja Stojakovic to assistant GM

The Sacramento Kings are elevating another former player in their front office, announcing Wednesday they have named Peja Stojakovic an assistant general manager.

In his role, Stojakovic will support Divac in front office responsibilities, including management of player development, talent evaluation and oversight of the team's National Basketball Association G League affiliate, the Stockton Kings.

His expanded role is namely in player development and Stojakovic will provide oversight of the G-League team, which relocated from Reno to Stockton last month.

Over the past two seasons, Stojakovic served as the Kings VP of Basketball and Player Development.

"I am thrilled to announce that Peja will serve in this expanded role", said Divac. He also played for Indiana, New Orleans, Toronto and Dallas in his 13-year career. His title is now Assistant General Manager, according to General Manager Vlade Divac. A three-time All-Star, his resume features back-to-back Three-Point Contest victories at All-Star Saturday night in 2002 and 2003.

Stojakovic is the Kings' all-time leader in 3-pointers made with 1,070 and in free throw percentage with an 89.3 clip.



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