Raptors add Luke Winn as player prospect rock-turner
The Toronto Raptors have hired a former Sports Illustrated writer to fill a newly created position. Luke Winn, who primarily covered college basketball for the venerable magazine, is on board as Director of Prospect Strategy. If you haven't heard of a ...
Published on: Sat, 09 Sep 18:09:49 20 519
Isiah Thomas wanted Kevin Garnett to be the first Raptors player
Thomas recently appeared on Scoop B Radio with Brandon 'Scoop B' Robinson and spoke about his initial blueprint for the Raptors franchise and how he wanted Kevin Garnett to be the first ever Toronto Raptor. Isiah Thomas was the first general manager of ...
Published on: Fri, 08 Sep 21:52:56 2 54
Fan Expo Canada – 5 players who dressed up like Toronto Raptors
Fan Expo Canada has been going on all weekend at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Fan Expo is the third largest comic, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event in North America. In honour of Fan Expo, we celebrate five NBA players who dressed up ...
Published on: Sun, 03 Sep 17:51:35 6 244
Toronto Raptors: Meet the 4 players fighting for a roster spot
The Chicago Bulls have just 13 players under contract. The Minnesota Timberwolves? Only 12. The Toronto Raptors, however, have 16 contracts committed to their payroll, not including the NBA's new two-way deals or Kennedy Meeks' Exhibit 10 contract.
Published on: Tue, 29 Aug 00:56:30 7 261
Former Toronto Raptors star Tracy McGrady inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame
Former Toronto Raptors star Tracy McGrady has been inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. The former star guard, now turned analyst, is the only player drafted by the Raptors to enter the Hall of Fame, but he primarily played with the ...
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The African basketball championship: Unique and entertaining
Minneapolis Star Tribune
"They always end up finding a way, and it always ends up being a great tournament, so we must find a way to improve it, to get more out of it," said Masai Ujiri, a Nigerian who is president of the NBA's Toronto Raptors. "I've played in that tournament.
Published on: Sat, 09 Sep 17:12:02 10 269
Projecting the NBA's Top 5 Breakout Players at Every Position
Norman Powell still doesn't have the luxury of a starting spot with the Toronto Raptors, and that won't change for a while after the offseason addition of C.J. Miles. But beginning games on the pine won't prevent him from showcasing the skills he's ...
Published on: Fri, 08 Sep 12:43:22 2 22
Toronto Raptors all-time team roster for NBA 2K18 revealed
On Thursday, full rosters revealed for all 30 teams, providing fans with a first look at the official Toronto Raptors all-time roster in NBA 2K18. The starters should come as no surprise: Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan, Vince Carter, Chris Bosh, and Antonio ...
Published on: Thu, 24 Aug 20:11:44 6 64
Can KJ McDaniels crack a roster spot for the Toronto Raptors?
KJ McDaniels signed an unguaranteed contract with the Toronto Raptors on August 17th. Essentially McDaniels has a training camp invite where he likely has to beat out Kennedy Meeks and Kyle Wiltjer if he wants a chance at a roster spot. Kennedy Meeks ...
Published on: Sat, 02 Sep 14:07:51 8 255
Jakob Poeltl vs. Thon Maker – Raptors whiffed on the pick
The Toronto Raptors selected Jakob Poeltl with the ninth pick in the 2016 NBA draft passing up on wonder kid Thon Maker who played his high school ball in the Toronto area. Looking back a year later, it appears the Raptors whiffed on the pick by not ...
Published on: Sun, 27 Aug 16:30:02 1 13
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Toronto Raptors fall to Dallas Mavericks and suffer third defeat