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Pablo Prigioni
Pablo Prigioni
Position: -
Born: 05/17/77
Height: 6-3 / 1.91
Weight:179 lbs. / 81.6 kg.
Earnings: $6,200,224 ($7,111,010*)
The Timberwolves declined to pick up the option on assistant general manager Gianluca Pascucci’s contract for next season, league sources told The Athletic. Pascucci was one of Rosas’ top lieutenants and oversaw scouting for the draft and the team’s G League affiliate in Iowa. Gupta also hired Steve Senior away from the Memphis Grizzlies for a newly formed position in the front office, sources said. Senior will join the franchise as an assistant general manager in charge of player development. Senior comes from a well-regarded staff in Memphis and has ties to Gupta and Finch when they were all together in Houston. He was also on the New York Knicks staff when Wolves assistant coach Pablo Prigioni played there and has connections to several other Wolves staff members.
During pregame warmups, Rosas walked in and sat courtside, watching many of the players he drafted, traded for and signed. A number of players, including Beverley and Josh Okogie, and staff, including offensive coordinator Pablo Prigioni and player development coach Chris Hines, greeted Rosas warmly, sharing hugs and smiles. Others within the team were quietly dumbfounded at the boldness. The Timberwolves weren’t the only ones surprised to see Rosas. Several members of the Mavericks organization remarked about the irony of his decision to return to Target Center when the Wolves were facing the team that hired Rosas as GM in 2013 but parted ways with him after only three months because both sides quickly determined it was a bad fit.
Ownership was made aware of Rosas’ transgressions with the staffer when team officials were provided with photographic evidence of their connection, sources said. It seems few if any in Minnesota and around the league had general knowledge of Rosas’ relationship until Wednesday, when the news quickly spread throughout the organization, and to rival team personnel, like wildfire. Rosas and the woman, each of whom is married, were seen kissing in a suite during a Minnesota United FC game last Saturday at Allianz Field​​, sources said. The soccer club was told to reserve luxury seating for several Timberwolves players and personnel, including assistant coach Pablo Prigioni. Two seats were filled by Rosas and the staffer.
Facundo Campazzo: Aside from being super happy about becoming an NBA player, I’m also ecstatic about doing it so with the Nuggets. There was mild interest from New York and Minnesota made a hard run at my services with my friend Pablo Prigioni recruiting me all the time, but it was impossible to say no to Denver. The fact that they are a playoff team where you can compete for major things and get a lot of visibility really factored into my decision. Not to mention they have a bit of an international flavor, which made Denver even more appealing.