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NBA notes: Knicks promote Steve Mills to president, hire Scott Perry as GM

NBA notes: Knicks promote Steve Mills to president, hire Scott Perry as GM

Scott Perry has been hired as the New York Knicks’ general manager, replacing Steve Mills, who was promoted to president, the team announced Friday.

It's all part of the upheaval for the Knicks created by the departure of former president Phil Jackson after three miserable seasons, and completes a whirlwind three months for Perry, who was fired from his assistant GM role by Orlando in April, then hired as executive vice president in Sacramento, and now is off to New York. The Knicks technically traded for Perry, sending the Kings a future second-round pick and cash considerations.

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