Lyou Minnesota Timberwolves They continue with their particular reconstruction process and only seven days into the preseason they surprised with the dismissal of their president of sports operations, the Colombian Gersson Roses, in a decision that has taken everyone by surprise.
Owner Glen Taylor announced that the Timberwolves “decided to part ways” with Rosas, in a two-sentence statement with no explanation for the firing after two seasons: “As an organization, we remain committed to building a champion team that the fans and the city are proud of.”
According to the CBS chain, the reasons for dispensing with Rosas in the absence of a week before the start of the training campus is “the creation of a toxic culture and inappropriate relationships within the franchise. “
The decision to dispense with the 43-year-old Colombian manager has caught everyone in Minnesota by surprise. Especially the star of the team Karl-Anthony Towns, that just a few minutes after knowing the news published a message on social networks: “WTF …”.
Last summer Gersson Rosas became the number 1 enemy of Spanish basketball as responsible for Juancho Hernangmez could not go to the Tokyo Games. The president of the Spanish Basketball Federation Jorge Garbajosa pointed directly to the Colombian, Wolves’ operations president, as the manager who did not allow the forward to play in Tokyo when he already had the approval from the medical team of the franchise.