After turning down Wizards, Baltimore native Tim Connelly eager to finish what he started with Nuggets

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After turning down Wizards, Baltimore native Tim Connelly eager to finish what he started with Nuggets
After turning down Wizards, Baltimore native Tim Connelly eager to finish what he started with Nuggets

The prospects of a return home to Washington were undeniably appealing to Tim Connelly. Not nearly as alluring as this: Finishing what he's started. The Denver Nuggets president of basketball operations elected to stay in town even with the Washington Wizards calling. Things are booming these days with a Nuggets team that boasts a young nucleus led by big man Nikola Jokic and that won 54 games in the regular season. They were the No. 2 seed in the West before losing to the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 7 at home during the second round of the playoffs. There was just too much work left to be done in Denver to consider taking Washington's front office job even if it would've been with the organization

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