Category: Toronto Raptors

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 ...

Kevin Durant: Manti Te’o Saga Reminds Everyone to be More Cautious on the Internet

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is averaging 28.7 points per game and was named a starter for the Western Conference All-Star team. Durant, the MVP of last year's All-Star Game, received more than 1.5 million votes this year. As for his childhood? The former Texas Longhorn tells Dan Patrick in the ...

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 ...

Steve Nash Opens Up on His Move from Phoenix to Los Angeles

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

In about eight weeks, we'll see Steve Nash in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform. Hard to imagine still considering all of the great battles Nash's teams have had with L.A. over the years. And even harder to believe considering that the Lakers were never really considered to be in play ...

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 ...

Matt Barnes: “Even though the money wasn’t the greatest option on the table I knew that I wanted to be a Laker”

Monday, July 26th, 2010

The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off of back-to-back NBA Championships but want next season to be special.  With Phil Jackson set to retire at the end of next season, Kobe Bryant and the Lakers want to send Jackson off into the southern California sunset on a winning note.  The Lakers ...

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 ...