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Raptors president Ujiri confident Kawhi will stay

Jun 26, 2019 - 3:03 PM

Even if Kawhi Leonard checks out the free agent market first, Raptors president Masai Ujiri believes the star forward will stay with the NBA champions

INTACT. The Raptors hope to bring Kawhi Leonard and the entire champion roster back. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Raptors head sorry for DeRozan deal 'miscommunication'

Jul 21, 2018 - 10:17 AM

Team president Masai Ujiri regrets indicating that franchise player DeMar DeRozan won't be traded

NEW HOME. Former Toronto star DeMar DeRozan heads to San Antonio after getting swapped with Kawhi Leonard. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Raptors president Ujiri among NBA figures to decry Trump 'shithole' slur

Jan 13, 2018 - 11:49 AM

Masai Ujiri believes leaders need to 'bring people along, not ridicule and tear them down'

THE VOICE. Among NBA figures, Ujiri responds to Trump's 'vile and racist' language in a statement. Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images/AFP

Raptors exec apologizes for 'F-Bomb' after Nets loss

Apr 20, 2014 - 6:28 AM

Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri says he was just trying to drum up fan excitement when he exclaimed F Brooklyn but apologized shortly after

THROWDOWN. DeMar DeRozan of Toronto throws down a dunk in their Game One loss to Brooklyn. Photo by Warren Toda/EPA