1. The $130 Million Dollar Question: Can Toronto Pay Chris Bosh that Kind of Money?

    Chris Bosh, Toronto Raptors' premier power forward, all-star, and all-around best loved player is about to enter what should be the biggest contract season of his young NBA career...

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  2. Raptors Brass Predict 50 Wins at Media Day!

    On Monday the Raptors offered the uninvited fans and bloggers a chance to participate in Media Day via a "Live Chat" on Raptors.com. Starting at about 12:30pm and running until 3pm...

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  3. Quincy Douby, Reinvented by the Toronto Raptors

    Quincy Douby was signed by the Raptors on Mar. 24, 2009 to a 10-day contract. On Apr. 3, Douby signed for a second 10 days, which was eventually extended to include the 2009-10 season. It appears shooting 44...

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  4. DeMar DeRozan: Expectations For The Raptors Rookie

    When asked if the Toronto Raptors DeMar DeRozan is going to be the next Vince Carter, fans responded with their thoughts. Dave at the NBA Roundtable came back with some particularly well thought out ideas...

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  5. Wilt Chamberlain v Michael Jordan, An Objective Look

    There seems to be little that stirs up more passion amongst NBA fans than the discussion about who the greatest player of all time is. Wilt Chamberlain versus Michael Jordan, with the occasional well deserved plug for some of the other all-time greats...

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  6. Raptors, Sonny Weems, just another Joey Graham clone.

    As has already been mentioned by some very observant fans, Sonny Weems looks a lot like Joey Graham. So much so that at the recent "Season Seat Holder Block Party," fans actually mistook Weems for the still popular Graham...

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  7. Toronto Raptors and Maple Leafs Are Going Green!

    The Toronto Raptors and Toronto Maple Leafs are going green, again! No, the Raptors are not permanently adopting those strange-looking St. Patrick’s Day jerseys that make them look like some bizarre version of the Boston Celtics...

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  8. Toronto Raptors: The Return of Rasho Nesterovic

    Former NBA champion Radoslav “Rasho” Nesterovic returned this off season to Toronto, a place this experienced veteran said wanted to play for this year. Now that’s saying several things Toronto fans having been dying to hear...

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  9. NBA Referees Are Locked-In

    In the most unusual of all negotiating tactics the NBA's referees have decided to lock themselves into their hotel to prove their commitment towards getting a deal done, as reported ...

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  10. Toronto Raptors Patrick O'Bryant: A Bryan Colangelo Special Project

    On Feb. 19, 2009 trade deadline day, the Toronto Raptors sent bench warmer Will Solomon off to Boston for little used third year center Patrick O’Bryant...

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  11. Toronto Raptors: A Complete Coaching Changeover

    This offseason the Toronto Raptors announced: On May 11, 2009, Jay Triano has signed a three-year contract as head coach. On June 5, 2009, the hiring of Marc Iavaroni and Alex English as assistant coaches...

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  12. Toronto Raptors: Marcus Banks, It Wasn't Always Like This

    When Marcus Banks showed up in Toronto with Shawn Marion as part of the Jermaine O’Neal trade most fans grudgingly accepted this as part of their punishment for escaping O’Neal’s enormous contract...

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  13. Toronto Raptors: Unofficial Training Camp is Here

    With NBA training camps set to open at the end of the month, some rookies, and anyone else who realizes their NBA future may be at risk, are already in town to start their preparations for next season...

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  14. Toronto Raptors: Jarrett Jack, Backup Starter!

    In perhaps what was the Raptors’ second most exciting signing of the 2009 offseason, Jarrett Matthew Jack, the restricted free agent point guard of the Indiana Pacers came to Toronto...

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  15. NBA: East vs West, Who's Better, Who's Best

    The Western Conference teams and numerous slightly biased (or band wagon jumping) sports commentators have long proclaimed that the Western Conference playoff teams are, on average, far superior to their Eastern Conference counterparts...

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  16. Heir Canada: Is Toronto First-Round Draft Pick Demar DeRozan the Next Vince Carter?

    On June 25, 2009 with the 9th overall pick, the Toronto Raptors select, DeMar DeRozan. Let the speculation begin. Toronto’s much heralded and highly touted 9th overall draft picked from the ...

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  17. Toronto Raptors 2008-'09: The Long Goodbyes

    When Brian Colangelo thinks something isn’t working, a lot of people find themselves somewhere else in a big hurry! The Toronto Raptors have been through more personnel changes than a fast food joint since the start of last season...

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  18. Toronto Raptors: Building a Future Dynasty

    Unless Brian Colangelo can pull off yet another amazing magic trick (oops, meant trade), it looks like this version of the 2009-2010 Toronto Raptors has now been set...

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  19. Toronto Raptors: Marco Belinelli a Shooting Star

    Marco Belinelli, the 18th pick of the Golden State Warriors in 2007, came to the NBA at the age of 21 after five professional seasons in the top division in Italy...

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  20. NBA Legend: Wilt Chamberlain, The Unstoppable Force

    Wilton Norman “Wilt” Chamberlain (August 8, 1936 – October 12, 1999) also known as “Wilt The Stilt”, “The Big Dipper”, amongst other nicknames, played 14 remarkable seasons in the NBA from 1959 to 1973...

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  21. Reggie Evans: Toronto Raptors' Game Changer

    Reginald “Reggie” Jamaal Evans, nicknamed “The Joker*,” from Pensacola, Florida has already had an NBA career worthy of several notes. Raptor fans will best remember Evans from brief encounters in which he played for other teams

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  22. Wizards Gilbert Arenas: So who's going to pass me the ball?

    The eminent return of Gilbert Arenas after two injury plagued seasons, has Wizards fans understandably excited about the up coming season. Any why not? Before he got hurt, Arenas was a bonafide 28 ppg player...

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  23. Toronto Raptors: Scouting the 9+ New Guys

    Now that’s been an off season! And it may not be over, but really just how many more magic tricks can Colangelo have up his sleeve. The Raptors have added 6 new faces to the roster since the end of last season, 9 new faces since the start of 2009...

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  24. Celtics, Lakers, Magic, Spurs, Who is Heading For A Fall?

    At this time of year, everyone likes to talk about how good their teams are. Points out their players amazing stats from previous seasons. Drools over the all-stars and past all-stars now on THEIR roster...

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  25. Another Raptor's Trade: Banks For Carroll?

    Doug Smith of the Toronto Star reports that the Toronto Raptors are in talks to acquire Matt Carroll from the Dallas Mavs, reuniting Marcus Banks with his historic partner in trade, Shawn Marion...

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