Biography of Masai Ujiri, Wiki, Age, history

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Biography of Masai Ujiri, Wiki, Age, history, Masai Ujiri a professional basketball executive, Nigerian/Kenyan origin, the president of basketball operations,

 

Biography of Masai Ujiri, Wiki, Age, history

Masai Ujiri
Biography of Masai Ujiri, Wiki, Age, history

Masai Ujiri
Toronto Raptors
PositionPresident
LeagueNBA
Personal information
BornJuly 7, 1970 (age 48)
Bournemouth, England
NationalityNigerian
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Career information
College
  • Bismarck State(1993–1995)
  • Montana State Billings (1995–1996)
Playing career1996–2002
PositionGuard
Career highlights and awards
As executive
  • NBA champion (2019)
  • NBA Executive of the Year (2013)

 

Facts about Masai Ujiri

  • Masai Ujiri is a former player
  • Masai Ujiri is the president of basketball operations
  • Masai Ujirif Is the former general manager of the Toronto Raptors in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
  • After his career he became a scout.
  • He was named the NBA Executive of the Year in 2013 as the general manager of the Denver Nuggets.
As executive
  • NBA champion (2019)
  • NBA Executive of the Year (2013)

Ujiri was born in Bournemouth, England,

he grew up in Zaria, Nigeria.

Ujiri’s father, a hospital administrator and nursing educator,

He is an Isoko from Aviara in Delta state,

his mother a doctor, is Kenyan, of the Kamba from Machakos.

He played soccer as a youth before stating his interest in basketball as a 13-year-old playing with friends on outdoor basketball courts in northern Nigeria.

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