Masai Ujiri

3 Scottie Barnes-like prospects Masai Ujiri, Raptors could draft

The Toronto Raptors clearly have a type when it comes to evaluating forward prospects, as Masai Ujiri is committed to adding players that have versatility on both sides of the ball. This led Masai Ujrii to use the No. 4 pick in the 2021 NBA Draft on Scottie Barnes instead of Jalen Suggs.
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Wolves Also Had Sam Presti, Masai Ujiri, Bob Myers On List

When the Minnesota Timberwolves began their search for a president of basketball operations, Mike Singer of the Denver Post reports they identified four potential candidates in Sam Presti, Masai Ujiri, Bob Myers and Tim Connelly. Connelly was deemed the most "gettable" from a financial perspective. Connelly is in an option...

Raptors GM Masai Ujiri Was Desperately Trying To Trade Up To Get Giannis Antetokounmpo In The 2013 NBA Draft: “We Don’t Think There Are Many Kids From 2015 That Will Be At His Level In 2 Years.”

The 2013 NBA Draft class is considered one of the weakest in NBA history. But there has been one standout player from the draft class, who despite being very young, has already established himself as one of the greatest players in NBA history. Giannis Antetokounmpo was selected by the Milwaukee...

Did Masai Ujiri hint Chris Boucher is staying with the Raptors?

The Toronto Raptors have some big free agent decisions to make this offseason, with the status of Chris Boucher being one of the first questions that Masai Ujiri and his staff must answer. Boucher has been a sterling example of how the Raptors can develop talent and turn G League players into stars.

Raptors President Masai Ujiri Says Lakers Can ‘Keep Dreaming’ If They Want Nick Nurse As Head Coach

Among the many names mentioned as potential targets for the Los Angeles Lakers in their head coaching search, arguably none are more intriguing than that of Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse. Though he has only been a head coach for a few years, Nurse has already enjoyed a ton of success, winning the NBA Championship in his first season and is viewed as one of the brightest young minds in the league.

Masai Ujiri Drops a Hint Regarding Chris Boucher's Upcoming Free Agency

Masai Ujiri knows the game. He’ll dance around questions, playing coy with Toronto Raptors media, and give away just enough soundbites to keep those gathered in attendance something to be happy with. There’s no reason for him to reveal the entire extent of his offseason plans, who the team is targeting in free agency, or how they want to negotiate with their upcoming free agents. I mean, anyone who would reveal that information doesn’t understand how leverage works.