- — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA)Tue, May 07 2013 17:57:44With hiring of Boston's McDonough, Suns direction is clear: No more stopgap short-term free agents, rebuild through multiple picks in draft.
- — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA)Tue, May 07 2013 18:01:51First job for McDonough in Phoenix will be to hire a coach: Expect him to find a bright, young assistant to grow with a full-blown rebuild.
- — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter)Tue, May 07 2013 21:27:45Wish the late Will McDonough were alive to see his son Ryan take over as Phoenix Suns GM. Congratulations to McDonough family.
- — Eric Musselman (@EricPMusselman)Wed, May 08 2013 15:46:48"What gets guys like me excited: Spending all that time watching video & stats looking for outliers to help you get an edge."-Ryan McDonough
- — Carolina Basketball (@UNC_Basketball)Tue, May 07 2013 19:56:10Congrats to UNC grad and former SID student assistant Ryan McDonough, new GM of the Phoenix Suns. http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/9251233/phoenix-suns-hire-ryan-mcdonough-boston-celtics-new-gm …_/id…
- — Fran Fraschilla (@franfraschilla)Wed, May 08 2013 13:46:16Congrats to new Suns' GM Ryan McDonough, a great young rising star and from Boston's "First Family of Sports." I know dad would be proud!
- — Probasketballdraft (@Probballdraft)Tue, May 07 2013 21:25:15Have met Ryan McDonough a few times over the years. Bright and hard working. Celtics loss is Suns gain. Phoenix has a lot of work to do.
- — Boston Red Sox (@RedSox)Tue, May 07 2013 20:58:12Congrats to our friend Ryan McDonough on being named Phoenix Suns GM. We wish you luck on building another great team like 2002 Ambassadors.
- — Matt Davison (@Matt_Davison)Tue, May 07 2013 22:29:34Congrats to my friend Ryan McDonough on new GM job for the Phoenix Suns. 33 years old, but no doubt prepared. Smart guy from a good family.
- — XTRA Sports 910 (@XTRA910)Tue, May 07 2013 23:45:57
- — Tim Welsh (@timwelsh5)Wed, May 08 2013 00:35:45There still is belief that the "good guys"get a chance. A tremendous hire by the Phoenix Suns in naming Ryan McDonough GM. A real superstar
- — Rich Krezwick (@RichKrezwick)Wed, May 08 2013 02:20:52New @Suns GM Ryan McDonough is smart, hard working and great guy!! Will would be proud as we all are who call him a friend!
Suns hire Ryan McDonough as GM
The Phoenix Suns filled their general manager position vacated by Lance Blanks.
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