By Michael Strong
NBCSP is reporting that the Sixers are hiring former Saint Joseph’s star Jameer Nelson as a scout and assistant GM for the Delaware Blue Coats, the organization’s G-League team.
Nelson (above left with Delonte West), 38, starred for the Hawks from 2000 until 2004, helping the school to its undefeated 27-0 regular season in 2003-04.
He became an NBA All-Star, ending his career in 2018 with his last stop the Detroit Pistons. He also played for the Mavericks, Celtics, Magic, Nuggets and Pelicans during his 14-year career.