SAN ANTONIO – Former Oregon State player Brent Barry has joined the San Antonio Spurs as vice president of basketball operations.
Barry returns to the Spurs organization after playing four seasons with the team from 2004-08, where he helped the Spurs to two titles in 2005 and 2007.
After a 14-year NBA career, he joined the Turner Sports network as an analyst in 2010. Barry covered the NBA for the league’s network on NBA TV and eventually moved to providing color analysis for TNT during the regular season and playoffs. He was also tapped as a host for the Players Only telecasts during the regular season, and hosted All-Star Saturday at the 2018 NBA All-Star weekend.
Barry also played for the Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls, Seattle SuperSonics and Houston Rockets, where he finished his playing career in 2009. Barry ranks 34th all-time in three-pointers made (1,395) and 23rd all-time in three-point percentage (.405). He holds career averages of 9.2 points, 3.2 assists and 3.0 rebounds in 912 NBA contests.
Barry graduated from OSU with a degree in sociology.