“This was a difficult decision, but we believe it is the best path ahead as we work to build a winning team that our loyal fans deserve. We are thankful for Vlade’s leadership, commitment, and hard work both on and off the court. He will always be a part of our Kings family.” – Vivek Ranadivé, Kings owner
Former NBA Executive of the Year, Joe Dumars will assume the interim role as the Kings General Manager. The Kings assistant General Manager, Peja Stojakovic and Ken Catanella will remain in their roles.