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Masai Ujiri will aggressively attempt to trade Andrea Bargnani before July 1 as his top priority now that he is general manager of the Toronto Raptors.
Bargnani is owed $10,750,000 in 13-14 and $11,500,000 in 14-15.
The Raptors can use their amnesty on Bargnani during the second week of July if they are unable to trade him.
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Masai Ujiri, who is the reigning NBA Executive of the Year, is leaving the Denver Nuggets to take the GM job with the Toronto Raptors.
The Toronto Raptors have severed ties with Ed Stefanski, according to sources.
Stefanski had one season remaining on his contract with the Raptors and his dismissal was the first decision of Masai Ujiri's tenure with the club.
Stefanski was previously with the Philadelphia 76ers.
Dwane Casey is likely to remain with the Toronto Raptors for the 13-14 NBA season, according to sources.
Masai Ujiri was hired as general manager of the Raptors on Friday.
It had been widely assumed that Casey's fate was tied to that of Bryan Colangelo, who is no longer in charge of basketball operations.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Toronto Raptors have hired Denver Nuggets general manager and 2013 NBA Executive of the Year Masai Ujiri, as their new GM after relieving Bryan Colangelo of those duties earlier in the month.
Masai Ujiri has accepted Toronto GM job, sources tell Y!
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) May 31, 2013
Masai Ujiri has agreed...
TORONTO (AP) – Masai Ujiri is leaving Denver to take over the basketball operations for the Toronto Raptors. A person with knowledge of the move told The Associated Press on Friday that the NBA’s executive of the year has agreed to a deal with the Raptors. The person requested anonymity because the deal has not been officially announced. The 42-year-old Ujiri [...]