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Former NBA guard and current NBA TV analyst Brent Barry is joining the San Antonio Spurs in a front-office role, according to a report from ESPN.
Barry, 46, had also been up for a similar post with the Detroit Pistons this summer, the Detroit Free-Press reported.
— Vince_Ells56 (@Vincent_Ellis56) September 17, 2018
He is the Hall-of-Famer Rick Barry and one of three Barry brothers to have spent time in the NBA. Brent won the Slam Dunk contest in 1996 and two championships as a member of the Spurs (2005 and ’07). He had been contemplating a move into an NBA front office for some time.
Barry retired from playing in 2009 and has been a part of NBA TV broadcasts since 2013.