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Masai Ujiri

Is African Soccer the NBA's New Breeding Ground?

Ange Kagame | Posted 05.04.2015 | Sports
Ange Kagame

If legends such as Hakeem Olajuwon can become one of the world's best NBA Players, and Luol Deng an all-star, then imagine the potential that would exist if basketball was just as much a part of African culture as soccer is.

The Power of Opportunity

Masai Ujiri | Posted 12.20.2014 | Impact
Masai Ujiri

I had the good fortune to become the first African-born General Manager in American sports, a blessed example of someone given an opportunity. But as fortunate as I have been, I'd be a failure if I couldn't provide opportunities to the next generation.

NSFW VIDEO: Raptors Exec Has Toronto's Profane NBA Playoffs Rallying Cry

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.19.2014 | Sports

The general manager of the Toronto Raptors had a simple message for fans at a pep rally: "Fuck Brooklyn!" Masai Ujiri, the 2012-2013 NBA Executive ...

'We Got Killed' On Carmelo Deal

NBA FanHouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DENVER -- Considering the circumstances, a general belief is the Denver Nuggets didn't do too badly in getting what they could for Carmelo Anthony. ...

Melo Trade Less Likely After Disagreements Between Nuggets, Nets

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Once again, what was thought to be a surefire deal sending Carmelo Anthony from the Denver Nuggets to the New Jersey Nets appears to be eroding. On...

Report: Nuggets 'All But Committed' To Trading Melo

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Despite many Nuggets fans' hopes that the team's early success this season--as well as George Karl's moving return to the bench--would persuade Carmel...

Carmelo Anthony Trade Unlikely To Happen Anytime Soon

ESPN | Marc Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

They've already had one press conference in Denver this week, but that will almost certainly be the only one. The Nuggets and new vice president of...

Carmelo Anthony Trade Will Likely Happen Within A Week, Says ESPN's Chris Broussard

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ESPN's Chris Broussard reported Tuesday morning that "the predominant feeling around the league" is that Carmelo Anthony will not be a Denver Nugget a...

Carmelo Anthony Trade Talks Pick Up As Nuggets Start To Hear Offers: ESPN

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

UPDATE: ESPN is reporting that the New Jersey Nets have emerged as the front-runner for Carmelo Anthony. A potential deal with the Nets would likey ...