1. DeRozan Could Show Maturity with Team USA

    Canadian basketball fans are going to have one obvious reason to focus in on the United States team when the FIBA World Cup kicks off in late August...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 months ago 1,459 reads 0 comments

  2. Report: Raptors to Sign Lucas Nogueira

    The Raptors and Lucas Nogueira will buy out his contract with Estudiantes of Spain, as Javier Maestro of Encestando.es reports (translation via Emiliano Carchia of Sportando)...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 4 months ago 2,362 reads 0 comments

  3. Why Raptors Had Most Underrated Offseason

    The Toronto Raptors got off to a terrible start last season and wound up making a huge move. In early December, they dealt forward Rudy Gay along with big man Aaron Gray and forward ...

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  4. The New James Johnson's Potential Impact on the Raptors

    James Johnson, the most underwhelming and, at the same time, understandable signings made this summer. Ujiri dipped into his back pocket for spare change, threw it in the air, and out ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 2,622 reads 1 comments

  5. Terrence Ross Throws Down a 360 Dunk in the Philippines

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  6. Jonas Valanciunas' Roadmap to NBA Legitimacy

    Do you need a dominant big man to win the NBA title? The Heat 's three titles say otherwise, but they remain an exception due to having LeBron James, much like Michael Jordan's Bulls who won with Luc Longley in the middle...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 607 reads 0 comments

  7. Judging Anticipation and Improvement for Raptors

    I've been doing a lot of thinking about sports recently. Anticipation, mostly, and the predictable talk that's already reached a more fevered pitch than we've seen in a while, and there is no sign of it slowing down...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 4 months ago 2,761 reads 0 comments

  8. In Masai We Trust, but Has He Missed out on a Golden Egg?

    I feel the Raptors have made a crucial error this off-season. Yes they have brought back their core (and that is a good thing), but while others have been getting better through ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 1,723 reads 2 comments

  9. Will DeMar DeRozan Take the Next Step in 2014?

    The Toronto Raptors were one of the biggest surprises in the NBA last season, and a large portion of that was due to the improve play of shooting guard DeMar DeRozan...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 612 reads 0 comments

  10. Will Bruno Caboclo Be the Latest Long-Term Prospect to Speed Up Development?

    Pretend we can all see the motion, and raise your hand if you'd heard of Bruno Caboclo before Masai Ujiri made him the Toronto Raptors ' first-round pick in the loaded 2014 NBA draft...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 27,597 reads 83 comments

  11. Byucks, Garrett Waived by Raptors

    Masai Ujiri is shuffling around the end of the bench Two pieces of news to pass along. First, Diante Garrett was waived by the team, along with fellow point guard Dwight Buycks...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 months ago 1,913 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Raptors to Release Dwight Buycks

    The Toronto Raptors have decided to release point guard Dwight Buycks within the next two days, before his contract guarantee date on Monday, league sources told RealGM...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 months ago 409 reads 0 comments

  13. Grading Toronto Raptors' Offseason Moves So Far

    By the wave of his trusted wand, general manager Masai Ujiri not only brought back a core that was within an eyelash of the second round of the NBA playoffs but also added pieces around it that may put his Toronto Raptors over the top in 2014-15...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 4 months ago 6,127 reads 4 comments

  14. A More Mature James Johnson Ready to Win with Raptors

    It was an incident two seasons ago that landed James Johnson temporarily in Dwane Casey's doghouse. He was suspended for two games for what both Casey and Johnson would refer to only as “an internal matter...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  15. Raptors Officially Sign Vasquez, Johnson

    The Toronto Raptors made a pair of personnel moves official on Thursday, confirming the re-signing of point guard Greivis Vasquez and the signing of forward James Johnson.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 1,246 reads 0 comments

  16. Toronto Raptors Looking at Tough Road Back to Playoffs

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  17. Raptors' Bruno Caboclo Mini Meltdown Shows How Much He Cares

    Raptors rookie Bruno Caboclo's intensity is a major asset, but is also a bit of a hindrance at this early part of his career.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 1,400 reads 0 comments

  18. Raptors Can't Hold Big Halftime Lead in Summer League Loss to Rockets

    The Toronto Raptors put together their strongest half of their summer league session, but still dropped a 93-77 decision to the Houston Rockets on Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 4 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  19. Patrick Patterson Hopes Toronto Raptors Can Continue Winning...

    Patrick Patterson saw the Raptors bring back guards Kyle Lowry and Greivis Vasquez and coach Dwane Casey, and he wanted to stay along for the ride.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 306 reads 0 comments

  20. Breaking: Drunk Driving Charges Against Jonas Valanciunas Dropped

    You might recall that Jonas Valanciunas, on a cold April night, was charged with drunk driving. The short of it was that he went to a local drive-thru, had empties in the back, which ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 926 reads 0 comments

  21. Raptors Rookie Caboclo Still Has Much to Learn Despite Showing Signs

    LAS VEGAS — Until he either shows that he can play or proves that he definitively cannot, Toronto Raptors rookie Bruno Caboclo is going to be defined by ESPN analyst Fran Fraschilla's ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 4 months ago 2,414 reads 0 comments

  22. DeRozan Trusted Lowry Would Make Right Decision

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  23. What's Next for Toronto Raptors After Locking Up Core Long-Term?

    Any NBA general manager worth his salt will tell you he has an offseason plan in place for once his team’s campaign comes to an end. Actually seeing it through is the tricky part...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 5 months ago 12,257 reads 42 comments

  24. Raptors Finish FA Shopping, Re-Sign Vasquez, Bring Back James Johnson

    Now the Raptors work is really done. A few hours after getting Greivis Vasquez back in the fold, they landed the small forward they needed in James Johnson...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 5 months ago 3,192 reads 8 comments

  25. Have Toronto Raptors' Offseason Moves Created Logjam at Point Guard Position?

    In trading John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks for combo guard Lou Williams and prospect Lucas Nogueira (per Sam Amick of USA Today ), the Toronto Raptors effectively hedged ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 5 months ago 18,395 reads 64 comments