Summer League Schedule Shines Spotlight On Toronto Raptors’ Need Of D-League Franchise

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During the offseason, events such as the tournament-style Samsung Las Vegas Summer League provides players ranging from rookies to European standouts and former draft-day busts with a valuable opportunity to get their first taste of NBA basketball, or showcase their […]

Toronto Raptors Looking For Bruno Caboclo To Impress In Summer League

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On Tuesday morning, the Toronto Raptors‘ Las Vegas Summer League squad began practice ahead of the annual, 24-team tournament. And while those invited to participate are hoping to eventually work their way onto an NBA roster, some will be feeling […]

Re-Signing Of Patrick Patterson Another Win For Masai Ujiri And Toronto Raptors

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On Friday, GM Masai Ujiri and the Toronto Raptors ensured that another piece of last year’s division-winning puzzle would return by re-signing forward Patrick Patterson to a three-year deal worth $18 million. After coming to Toronto as a key part […]

Acquisition Of Lou Williams Could Be Key For Toronto Raptors

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After years of uneventful summers that rarely included a transaction of consequence, GM Masai Ujiri and the Toronto Raptors pulled the trigger on one of the first notable trades of the offseason by sending John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks […]

Masai Ujiri And Toronto Raptors Attempting To Move Past First-Round Controversy

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Now that Canadian basketball fans have had a chance to cool down after GM Masai Ujiri used the franchise’s first draft pick in two years on an unknown project named Bruno Caboclo, many of those who believe that the Toronto […]

2014 NBA Draft: Undrafted Canadians Still Hoping To Earn An NBA Paycheck

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In the weeks leading up to Thursday night’s NBA Draft, numerous scouting reports and a myriad of mock drafts supported the increasingly popular belief that a wave of Canadian talent consisting of as many as eight players was about to […]

2014 NBA Draft: Toronto Raptors Essentially Wasted First-Round Draft Pick By Selecting Bruno Caboclo

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On Thursday night at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, NY, the endless mock drafts finally ended, and the countless hours of pre-draft analysis went out the window when the Toronto Raptors chose unknown small forward Bruno Caboclo with the 20th […]

2014 NBA Draft: Promising Crop Of Canadians Set To Begin NBA Careers

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With the NBA Draft now upon us, basketball fans everywhere have turned their attention to this season’s class of soon-to-be rookies, and a year after Anthony Bennett was chosen first overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers, a group of promising young […]

2014 NBA Draft: Adreian Payne Should Be Toronto Raptors’ Primary First-Round Target

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Only a week away from the NBA Draft, it’s safe to say that GM Masai Ujiri and the Toronto Raptors have compiled a fairly extensive list of prospects to choose from after another series of pre-draft workouts this week. But […]

Does Toronto Raptors’ Upcoming Season Depend On The Re-Signing Of Kyle Lowry?

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With the NBA Draft less than two weeks away, GM Masai Ujiri and the Toronto Raptors have been understandably focused on acquiring rookie talent that can contribute in the upcoming season. But regardless of what happens on June 26, retaining […]

2014 NBA Draft: Improving In 2nd Round Must Remain A Priority For Masai Ujiri And Toronto Raptors

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Among the many responsibilities assigned to GM Masai Ujiri upon his return to the Toronto Raptors in May of 2013, improving upon the franchise’s overall performance in the NBA Draft was clearly a priority; and without a single pick in […]

2014 NBA Draft: Toronto Raptors Need To Make Drafting Khem Birch A Priority

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Now that the Toronto Raptors and GM Masai Ujiri have shown at least some of their cards ahead of the upcoming NBA Draft following last week’s workouts, we can begin to narrow down the lengthy list of potential prospects who […]