Larry Bird’s out of the Coop

On Friday, it was announced by Adrian Wojnarowski that Indiana Pacers President, Larry Bird, will step down. The former executive of the year will be taking a “consulting” role with the team.

Kevin Pritchard, who has been director of player personnel since 2011 also has experience as a GM. Pritchard was GM of the Portland Trail Blazers from 2006-2010.

Larry Bird is stepping down as Pacers president, league sources tell @TheVertical. Kevin Pritchard will take over basketball operations. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) April 28, 2017