Raptors' Ujiri: ‘Colangelo has 100 per cent of my support'

Posted On: Jun 14, 2018   |   Posted By: Sportsnet

While plenty of people are having fun memeing and roasting Bryan Colangelo in the wake of the discovery that his wife had created a series of “burner” Twitter accounts in order to send out negative tweets directed at the Philadelphia 76ers and the NBA as a whole, Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri is taking a much more empathetic view of the entire debacle.
In an interview with The Athletic‘s Michael Scotto , Ujiri expressed sympathy for the mess Colangelo has found himself in and wants to see him land back on his feet.
“To me, my thoughts are with Bryan and his family, honestly,” Ujiri said. “There's nothing said about me there, there was not one inch of it that made me think otherwise. He's a good friend of mine. I totally understand the situation, and I sympathize with Bryan.
“In my humble opinion, it was tough for me to see him lose his job. It was a mistake, and I've spoken to Bryan. We continue to speak continuously, and he's one of the better persons in this job, and my dream and my hope is a good...

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