John Paxson Named GM

Announcement Date: April 14, 2003

Paxson, who was serving as a broadcaster for the Bulls, was selected over B.J. Armstrong, who was in his third season as a special assistant to Krause.

B.J. Armstrong remained with the organization as a scout for a couple of seasons before leaving in 2005 to become an agent. Hired by the Bulls in 1998, Forman was already working in the Bulls front office as a scout.