The Washington Wizards have offered their top front-office job to Denver Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly, according to a report from The Athletic on Friday.
Connelly, met with Wizards owner Ted Leonsis on Friday in Washington, D.C., according to the website, after Washington’s request to interview him was approved by the Nuggets. The Wizards reportedly offered a four-year deal.
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ESPN reported Thursday night that Connelly, a Baltimore native whose wife is from D.C., would not consider an overture from any team other than Washington. Meanwhile, Nuggets ownership is confident that general manager Arturas Karnisovas could adequately replace Connelly if he is hired by the Wizards, though Denver’s relationship with Connelly remains strong.
The Athletic report added that Connelly has told friends...
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