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Just weeks after winning the NBA’s award for executive of the year, Masai Ujiri is leaving the Denver Nuggets for the genal manager position with the Toronto Raptors, reports The Denver Post. Ujiri, 42, spent the past week weighing offers from the Raptors and Nuggets. He decided Friday
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Denver Nuggets: What Are They Thinking Letting Masai Ujiri Leave?
By Mike Elworth: Owner/Hoopstuff
File this under the what are they thinking category. The Denver Nuggets, for some reason have allowed the Toronto Raptors to steal away their GM, Masai Ujiri. Ujiri is the reigning Executive of the Year and one of the best executives in the NBA. This is one of the worst decisions in...
Nuggets’ GM and 2012-13 NBA Executive of the Year, Masai Ujiri, has left left Denver and accepted the Toronto Raptors’ offer to the team’s basketball operations.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports:
Denver Nuggets general manager Masai Ujiri has accepted a five-year, $15 million contract to run the basketball operations of the Toronto Raptors, league sources...
George Karl's status as head coach of the Denver Nuggets has become "unsettled" following the departure of Masai Ujiri and the team's first round loss in the playoffs, according to sources.
Karl could begin next season on the hot seat after winning Coach of the Year this season.
Karl and the Nuggets have not had discussions about a contract extension.
The Los Angeles...