Gersson Rosas has resigned as general manager of the Dallas Mavericks just three months into his new job.
Rosas said Tuesday the position ''was not the best fit for me at this point in my career.'' He said the decision was made ''solely by me'' and that owner Mark Cuban tried to change his mind.
Rosas filled a position that had been vacant since...
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October 29, 2013
Gersson Rosas’ short tenure as general manager of the Dallas Mavericks is over, according to ESPN.
Sources close to the situation in Dallas stated that Rosas and the Mavericks parted ways on Tuesday on the eve of Dallas 2013 season opener against the Atlanta Hawks, only three months after he was hired.
Rosas was brought into Dallas after he was hired away from the Houston Rockets’...
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Mavericks team president Donnie Nelson announced that Delonte West has been suspended indefinitely by the team for the second time in a few weeks.
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LAS VEGAS It's easy to catch the snippets of conversation as Donnie Nelson mutters on his cell phone, tapping away at an iPad.
The Mavericks' general manager is visited by a steady stream of reporters and friends as he sits on press row at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center, waiting for his team's Saturday game. It's a rotation of video cameras and handshakes...
Donnie Nelson talked about the future Monday. Following a disastrous week for the Mavericks, he obviously didn't have much to be positive about.
The Mavericks president of basketball operations attempted to sound upbeat when talking about fielding a playoff contender for the upcoming season. But disappointment overshadowed all.
Not landing Deron Williams has left the Mavericks...
In March, Donnie Nelson explained that the Mavericks were quiet during the trade deadline because they already possessed a roster that could "contend this year" but also "be active out in the market."
Now that the contention part has been eliminated, it must be time to be active in the market.
Well, not exactly.
"There's lots of good players out there...
Technically, the two have parted ways, therefore it was only a matter of time before one of the two sides would throw the first punch – it just happened to be the Mavericks’ Donnie Nelson: “It’s like going to war with wet gunpowder,” Mavs president of basketball operations Donnie Nelson said. WHELP! That is probably one of [...]
Mavericks president of basketball operations Donnie Nelson, summarizing Lamar Odom's tenure in Dallas: "It's like going to war with wet gunpowder."
Mavericks general manager Donnie Nelson didn't make any moves prior to Thursday's trade deadline because he says the club is in good shape to make a postseason run and positioned well to be a serious player in free agency this summer.
"We like our team," Nelson said Thursday. "We like the flexibility we have this summer. We need to get some healthy bodies...