Vandeweghe won't return to Nets

Updated: May 19, 2010, 9:18 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov said Wednesday he will retain team president Rod Thorn, but will not ask general manager Kiki Vandeweghe to return when his contract expires this summer.

"His agreement expires this summer and I wish him well," Prokhorov told reporters.

Vandeweghe, reached for comment on a plane as he was about to embark on a scouting trip, said: "I hadn't heard anything." He declined additional comment, The Wall Street Journal reported.

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