Monthly Archive  September 2010

 
 

THE THORN ALTERNATIVE

Posted by: Tom Sunnergren
09/08/10 10:01 am EST

On August 11th Philadunkia’s home team hired Rod Thorn as President of Basketball Operations, effectively demoting Ed Stefanski.

Was this a good move?

In an attempt to answer this larger question we have broken it down into its component parts:

Did Stefanski deserve the demotion? 

Was Thorn the right hire? 

And if not Thorn, who?

Over the last wo tweeks our installments in this series have evaluated the Ed Stefanski era and examined the Rod Thorn hiring.

We established last week that Thorn wasn’t exactly an inspired or inspiring hire, but while it’s easy to criticize – and fun to do – we decided to take it a step further and offer an actual alternative choice to Thorn.
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LIGHTENING ROD

Posted by: Tom Sunnergren
09/01/10 9:08 am EST

On August 11th Philadunkia’s home team hired Rod Thorn as President of Basketball Operations, effectively demoting Ed Stefanski.

Was this a good move?

In an attempt to answer this larger question we have broken it down into its component parts:

Did Stefanski deserve the demotion? 

Was Thorn the right hire? 

And if not Thorn, who?

In last weeks installment we evaluated the Ed Stefanski era.  Today we examine the Rod Thorn hiring.


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