Masai Ujiri, the National Basketball Association’s Executive of the Year, is returning to the Toronto Raptors as general manager after three seasons with the Denver Nuggets.
Jay Triano won’t return as coach of the Toronto Raptors next season after the National Basketball Association team declined to exercise an option in his contract.
The Houston Rockets signed 39-year- old center Marcus Camby as a backup for Dwight Howard, two weeks after Camby was waived by the Toronto Raptors.
Mike Woodson was fired as coach of the New York Knicks in the first major move by Phil Jackson since he became team president last month.
DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points as the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 100-95 to even their first-round National Basketball Association playoff series at 1-1.
The Toronto Raptors changed their front-office structure, stripping Bryan Colangelo of his duties overseeing the team’s basketball operations while extending his contract as president.
The Brooklyn Nets fought off elimination and forced a decisive Game 7 in their National Basketball Association playoff series with a 97-83 win against the Toronto Raptors.