Chester’s own Jameer Nelson is coming home.
Sources tell NBC Sports Philadelphia the Philadelphia 76ers and general manager Elton Brand are hiring the former Saint Joseph's standout as a scout and assistant GM for the Delaware Blue Coats, the organization's G-League team.
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Jameer starred for the Saint Joe’s Hawks from 2000 until 2004, and became an NBA All-Star after turning pro. His career ended in 2018, last playing for the Detroit Pistons. Now, he is getting into the management side of the NBA with the Sixers.