Less than a month after winning the NBA’s Coach of the Year award, Karl’s tenure with the Nuggets is over after 8½ seasons. His departure comes shortly after Masai Ujiri, the league’s executive of the year, left to become GM of the Toronto Raptors.
Masai Ujiri is returning to the Raptors as general manager and bringing with him a “passion to win.” He has a lot of work ahead, joining a team that has missed the playoffs for five straight seasons.
Danilo Gallinari says he will undergo surgery to repair the ACL on his left knee next week and is hoping to be back on the court for the Denver Nuggets around February.
CBS4′s Vic Lombardi has confirmed that Denver Nuggets General Manager Masai Ujiri has agreed to take the same position with the Toronto Raptors.
Nuggets president Josh Kroenke didn’t want to spoil the day of new Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy, so he deflected any talk about the situation involving his general manager.
The Denver Nuggets want to keep general manager Masai Ujiri, but he doesn’t have a new deal yet and now there’s competition for his services.
Nuggets general manager Masai Ujiri was named the NBA’s executive of the year on Thursday, a day after George Karl was named the league’s top coach.
The Denver Nuggets will be without versatile forward Danilo Gallinari for the rest of the season after tests Friday showed he tore his left ACL against Dallas the previous night.
Carmelo Anthony scored just nine points before leaving early in the third quarter of the Knicks’ 117-94 blowout loss to the Nuggets on Wednesday night.
You don’t hear general managers in the NBA say things like their team “isn’t a contender,” even if it’s true. But that’s exactly what the Nuggets general manager said on Xfinity Monday Live.