HoopsHype Gersson Rosas rumors
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The Dallas Mavericks have agreed in principle with Houston Rockets VP of basketball operations Gersson Rosas to become the franchise's general manager, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. Yahoo! Sports
For Mavs owner Mark Cuban and president Donnie Nelson, the hiring of Rosas is a coup for an organization that has been committed to finding a way to strengthen its basketball operations. Rosas will be given significant latitude to shape the direction of the franchise's pro and college personnel departments, free agency and scouting. Yahoo! Sports
Gersson Rosas, who was a finalist to become the next assistant general manager of the San Antonio Spurs, has been elevated by the Houston Rockets to executive vice president of basketball operations. For the past three years Rosas, who is heading into his ninth season with the Rockets, has been the club's vice president player personnel. "It's exciting," Rosas said in an interview with FOX 26 Sports. "Being a local guy here in Houston and having come up the ranks, (owner) Leslie Alexander and (general manager) Daryl (Morey) have been very gracious to me, giving me an opportunity to grow within this organization. FOX 26 Sports
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