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Gersson Rosas' climb to the top of his profession has been a meteoric one, as just a decade ago he was a Houston Rockets intern working in the team's video department. Suddenly he's part of the Mavs'hierarchy as he comes to Dallas with the title 'general manager.'
Rosas, 35, is a native of Bogota, Columbia, and has a coaching history at the University of Houston and with the Venezuelan national team. He spent three seasons as the Rockets' video coordinator, in 2008 was the director of scouting, was director of player personnel in 2008-09 and from 2009-12 was vice President of player personnel. Last year, Houston elevated him to "Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations" maybe in part because other teams (including the Spurs) were considering as a GM.
Rosas will work under owner Mark Cuban and Donnie Nelson, whohas held the dual title of "President and General Manager" for the last six years. The trust level between owner Mar...
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The Dallas Mavericks have hired Houston Rockets executive Gersson Rosas as general manager, filling a spot that technically had been vacant since Don Nelson left the franchise eight years ago.
Dallas owner Mark Cuban said in a radio interview Monday that the Mavericks hired the 35-year-old native of Colombia because they ''need to get smarter as an organization and we need...
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The Dallas Mavericks have agreed in principle with Houston Rockets VP of basketball operations Gersson Rosas to become the franchise's general manager, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
For Mavs owner Mark Cuban and president Donnie Nelson, the hiring of Rosas is a coup for an organization that has been committed to finding a way to strengthen its basketball operations. Rosas...
The Dallas Mavericks have agreed to hire Gersson Rosas as general manager.
Rosas was previously the Houston Rockets' VP of basketball operations.
Rosas will be given significant authority to shape the direction of the Mavericks' pro and college personnel departments.
Rosas is just 35 years old and considered one of the NBA's best young executives.
Mark Cuban and Donnie...