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EDUARDO NAJERA RUMORS

Eduardo Najera Adds GM Role To Head Coach Position Of Legends

Eduardo Najera has added the general manager role to his current position as head coach of the Texas Legends, according to a source. Najera became the head coach of the Legends after retiring as a player in 2012. The Legends are the NBA D-League affiliate of the Dallas Mavericks. Del Harris also was promoted to Vice President of the Legends.
Via RealGM
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Cornerstone star Najera retires, will coach in D-League

Former San Antonio high school sensation Eduardo Najera retired on Wednesday and will move on to positions with the Dallas Mavericks and their D-League affiliate Texas Legends. Najera, who graduated from high school in Mexico before moving to Cornerstone Christian Academy in San Antonio to learn English and attract college coaches, became a big-name player at the University...
Via Project Spurs
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Eduardo Najera Retires

Eduardo Najera, who is the first Mexican-born player drafted in the NBA retired yesterday. But his participation in the NBA won’t stop there, Najera is now the new head coach of the Texas Legends. Najera had this to say about his recent transition:   ”This is a dream come true…I have long wondered what would be in store for me when I hung up the basketball playing shoes, and...
Via Menudo Bol
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Najera retires as NBA player to be D-League coach

Eduardo Najera (NAH'-hur-ah), the first Mexican-born player drafted in the NBA, has retired to become the coach of the NBA Development League's Texas Legends. Najera was picked by Houston in the second round in 2000. He played 12 NBA seasons with Dallas, Golden State, Denver, New Jersey and Charlotte. The Legends said Wednesday that Najera will now be the first Mexican...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Najera considering job in Mavs organization

DALLAS Eduardo Najera tells FOXSportsSouthwest.com and DallasBasketball.com that while he's been cleared to return to the NBA after sustaining a fractured forehead, he's considering retirement and a possible job in the Dallas Mavericks organization. Najera has been a crowd favorite wherever he's been during his 12-year NBA career ... and the 6-8 scrapper has been...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Najera injures head, taken to hospital

Charlotte forward Eduardo Najera didn't suffer any brain trauma after taking an inadvertent elbow to the head from Milwaukee's John Brockman during Friday night's 95-90 loss. Najera had a CT scan at a hospital that showed Najera suffered a fractured frontal bone. He accompanied his teammates on a flight back to Charlotte on Saturday morning after leaving the hospital...
Via AP on Fox
April 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Bobcats' Najera returns home after head injury

Charlotte forward Eduardo Najera didn't suffer any brain trauma after taking an inadvertent elbow to the head from Milwaukee's John Brockman during Friday night's 95-90 loss. Najera had a CT scan at a hospital that showed Najera suffered a fractured frontal bone. He accompanied his teammates on a flight back to Charlotte on Saturday morning after leaving the hospital...
Via AP on Fox
April 07, 2012  |  Discuss

The Charlotte Bobcats have lost Eduardo Najera for the next 6-8 weeks

The Charlotte Bobcats have lost 35-year old forward Eduardo Najera for the next 6-8 weeks due to knee surgery.  Najera played in 31 games (0 starts) for the Bobcats last year and he averaged 12.0 minutes, 2.2 points, 1.4 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game.  The Bobcats are losing players left and right to injury, so even the loss of Najera is going to hurt the team when the 2011-12 season starts.
Via Bobcats Locker
December 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Bobcats F Najera has surgery on knee cartilage

Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera has had surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee and will miss 6-8 weeks. The team said Friday the injury was discovered during an MRI earlier in the week. Najera figured to play a reserve role this season. He played in 31 games last season for the Bobcats, averaging 2.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 12 minutes. The surgery was performed Friday...
Via Fox Sports
December 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Bobcats F Najera undergoes knee surgery

Charlotte Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera will miss up to eight weeks after undergoing knee surgery.The 35-year-old went under the knife to repair torn cartilege in his knee. The timetable for his return is anywhere from 6-to-8 weeks.Najera appeared in just 31 games with the Bobcats last season, averaging 2.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 12 minutes.
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 16, 2011  |  Discuss
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