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.
Bryan Colangelo, who was stripped of his duties overseeing the Toronto Raptors’ basketball operations in May, has stepped down as team president.
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.
It’s the dank, stinking stairwells of Toronto’s Regent Park housing project that for residents like Ines Garcia represent the failures of the past, and now, as they’re being demolished, hope for the future.
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.
The Toronto Raptors signed coach Dwane Casey to a three-year contract, two days after the team was eliminated from its first National Basketball Association playoff appearance in six seasons.
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.
John Gorman IV, a Texas junk-bond salesman, lost a bid to regain control of the brokerage he co- founded from executives who claim he wasted the firm’s money on escorts and private jets.