15 Oct 2012

Marks gets new job with Spurs

12:05 pm on 15 October 2012

New Zealand's only basketballer to make the NBA, Sean Marks has a new role with the San Antonio Spurs.

Marks, who played for six teams over 11 NBA seasons and won a championship with the Spurs in 2005, has been made the clubs director of basketball operations.

Marks will also be general manager of their D-League team, the Austin Toros.

Marks served as an intern in the club's basketball operations department last season.