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Linas Kleiza has signed a two-year contract with Fenerbahçe Ulker.
According to a source, Kleiza will become of the highest paid players in Europe.
Kleiza spent last season with the Toronto Raptors, averaging 7.4 points and 2.6 assists over 20 games.
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If you play basketball at the collegiate level, you’ve probably dreamed of going to the NBA right? Well times have changed and the NBA isn’t the only league that pays well anymore. Just ask Linas Kleiza. He was amnestied by the Toronto Raptors after the regular 2012-13 season was over, but things are starting to look up for Linas.
Turkish league’s Team Fernerbache has signed...
Toronto Raptors: Best and Worst Moves of the Off Season
By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff…
Best Move: Bringing in General Manager Masai Ujiri
- The Toronto Raptors’ reign under GM Bryan Colangelo thankfully ended this summer and the Raptors somehow were able to land one of the best executives in the NBA, in reigning NBA Executive of the Year, Masai Ujiri. He helped...
The Toronto Raptors have added assistant coaches Bill Bayno and Jesse Mermuys to Dwane Casey's staff.
Bayno has more than 20 years of coaching experience at the NBA, college and international levels. He spent the last two seasons as an assistant coach in Minnesota and previously spent five years as an assistant in Portland.
Mermuys was a member of Kevin McHale's staff in...
Dwane Casey plans to change the Toronto Raptors’ offense to get Jonas Valanciunas involved more.
“That’s part of the offense that will change quite a bit because he has developed into the type of player that we can go to on a consistent basis far more than we did last year,” Casey said.
“He’s done a good job this summer not only scoring out of the low post, but of reading...
There were questions about the only three Raptors who actually mattered when the summer league season began and now that they’ve endured the spotty officiating and hectic schedule and escaped without anyone suffering any debilitating injury there are questions that remain.
Summer league is more about getting through it with some teaching moments taken care of more than anything...
The Toronto Raptors have hired assistant coaches Bill Bayno and Jesse Mermuys to their coaching staff.
Bayno spent the last two seasons as an assistant under Rick Adelman in Minnesota.
Mermuys was an assistant coach and director of player development for the Rockets this past season. In addition, the team promoted Jama Mahlalela to assistant coach after two seasons spent as director...
Alan Anderson has reached agreement on a two-year deal with the Brooklyn Nets.
Anderson spent last season with the Toronto Raptors.
Anderson has bounced around the NBA, Europe and the D-League since going undrafted out of Michigan State in 2005.