DENVER (AP) – The Denver Nuggets have promoted 44-year-old Calvin Booth to general manager. Booth’s promotion from assistant general manager comes three months after former Nuggets GM Arturas Karnisovas left to become the Chicago Bulls’ top decision-maker.

Calvin Booth

Calvin Booth (credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images for Sonjja Baram)

Booth joined the Nuggets in 2017 after four years in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ front office.

Calvin Booth

Calvin Booth (file photo credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Booth also spent one season as a scout for the New Orleans Pelicans following a 10-year playing career in which he played for seven teams.

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