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Terrence Ross Discusses his Dunks, his Nerves and his Vince Carter Tribute

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Terrence Ross is the NBA's newest NBA slam dunk king after a superb performance in Saturday's contest at the All-Star Game in H0uston. But simply winning the competition wasn't the only way in which Ross conjured up memories for NBA dunk enthusiasts. By donning Vince Carter's old Raptors jersey as ...

Rudy Gay Takes Parting Shots at the Grizzlies, Says Raptors Are One Piece Away

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

The Toronto Raptors pulled off somewhat of a blockbuster deal last week, acquiring Rudy Gay from the fire-selling Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for Jose Calderon, Ed Davis and a second-round pick as part of a three-team deal with the Detroit Pistons. And now the second-place Grizzlies are in flux, while ...

Vince Carter Explains the Hot Start in Dallas and Says He Has No Hard Feelings Toward the Toronto Raptors

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

At 35-years-old, Vince Carter is currently playing with his fifth NBA team. Dallas may end up being his final stop during his NBA journey but for V.C. everything got started in Toronto where it looked like the Raptors had a championship caliber team with him and Tracy McGrady. Unfortunately things ...

NBA Trade Deadline: Jamal Crawford, Who is no Stranger to Trading Block, Admits “It’s kind of hard to be oblivious to the whole thing.”

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Jamal Crawford's been traded frequently during his NBA career. The dude was traded on his very first day as an NBA player. Four years after that, he was traded from the Bulls to the Knicks, and then from the Knicks to the Warriors, and then from the Warriors to the ...

Dwane Casey Hopes The Raptors Players Get Defensive

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

The Toronto Raptors have a new head coach and this time they made the right decision by nabbing Dwane Casey from the Dallas Mavericks. While Casey might not have a huge name like some of the other coaches available, he is exactly what the Raptors need. After a season where ...

Bryan Colangelo Admits This Year’s NBA Draft is Not That Deep

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

It was a rough season in Toronto for the Raptors. After losing their franchise player in the offseason, Toronto struggled through their worst season since 1997. The 22 wins landed them with the third best odds to win the NBA Draft lottery the other night, but like so many times ...

David Stern on an NBA Lockout, First Round Playoff Series, Mark Cuban, and the What the Future Holds for the Association

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

After Wednesday night's action, there are only six first round NBA playoff series yet to be decided. And it sure looks like Los Angeles is back in control after handling the New Orleans Hornets in Game 5 at Staples Center. Still, even though most fans realized that the real fireworks ...

Charles Barkley: “The trade don’t make the Knicks a contender.”

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

No introduction necessary. The All Star Game just occurred, there was a  major trade in the NBA, sounds like more than enough reason to check in with Charles Barkley. As always, he doesn't disappoint. Barkley joined KJOX in Birmingham to talk about his new website CharlesBarkley.com, the enormous birthday cake that ...

Did Toronto Draft Chris Bosh’s Replacement?

Monday, June 28th, 2010

The University of North Carolina is a fertile breeding ground for college basketball players wanting to play in the NBA.  This year, Ed Davis decided to forego his last two years of eligibility and enter his name into the NBA Draft.  He was just drafted 13th overall by the Toronto ...

Chris Bosh Wants to go Somehwere He Can Win

Thursday, June 17th, 2010

July 1st is a day that NBA fans have had circled on their calendar for a long time.  Not only is it the start of free agency in the league, but it is the most anticipated free agency class in NBA history.  This class is led by LeBron James, but ...