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There are few certainties in sports - that is one of the main reasons why they are so compelling. But one thing is pretty certain - now that Andrea Bargnani is healthy and back playing big minutes for the Raptors, the losses are sure to come. This seems like a ridiculous statement - Bargnani is the Raptors' "franchise player", the #1 overall pick in the 2006 draft, their leading scorer the past two seasons, currently in the midst of a five-year, $50 million contract. Not to mention the star or a ridiculously overplayed TV ad for pasta. How could a man of this stature guarantee losses for the Raptors?!
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Andrea Bargnani just got himself healthy and back onto the court, and the Toronto Raptors are already discussing traded. They have long-wanted to move Bargnani, but he hurt himself and the team had to wait for him to recover. Now, with Bargnani healthy again, they can start up trade talks. And they have.According to Aggrey Sam of CSN Chicago, the Raptors have talked to the...
Andrea Bargnani returned Wednesday from an elbow injury, scoring 13 points (5-10 FG, 3-3 FT) off the bench. Bargs added three rebounds, two assists and two steals in 24 minutes.
He's likely to be showcased for a trade since the new Raptors will be built around Rudy Gay (25 points, 12 rebounds three assists and four steals).
Amir Johnson started at power forward, double...
The Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors have engaged in trade discussions for a deal involving Carlos Boozer for Andrea Bargnani.
ESPN's Marc Stein broke the story, and he noted that other players with smaller contracts would have to be added to the deal to make it work. Standing in the way of a potential deal -- whether Toronto could afford to have Boozer and Gay on the team.
posted by Romy AquinoTerrence Ross is joining a list of Toronto Raptors to take part in the slam dunk contest at the 2013 NBA All-Star weekend in Houston. It all started with Vince Carter, to DeMar DeRozan and now, Terrence Ross. T-Ross has definitely made a name for himself this season with an extensive highlight reel of dunks. And just two days after 22nd birthday, Ross was...
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Rudy Gay became a Toronto Raptor last week and you would be excused for thinking that he had been liberated from a Grizzly prison upon his departure from Memphis, if you listened to his comments this week on Toronto radio. That is right: the man formerly known as the highest paid man on the Grizz is now the highest paid Raptor -- but will he be the best performing Raptor?
The Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors have engaged in exploratory trade discussions on a potential deal centered around Carlos Boozer and Andrea Bargnani.
posted by Mike Masaya With all the news surrounding the Raptors acquisition of Rudy Gay resulting in the loss of Jose Calderon and Ed Davis; to the Celtics drama filled ‘falling from grace’ type headlines, an injured Rondo and trade rumors surrounding Pierce and Garnett, both teams will have a lot on their mind during tonights game. As if that weren’t enough the 76ers and...
Tweet After six and a half seasons with the Memphis Grizzlies it’s going to take some time to get used to seeing Rudy Gay in a Toronto Raptors uniform. He’s gotten off to a pretty decent start with his new team, averaging 24 points, six boards, and over three steals through the first four [...]
After such a stellar stretch, the Indiana Pacers were due for a letdown game, and boy did they throw it away against the Toronto Raptors, losing 100-98 in overtime and snapping their 15-game home winning streak. And full credit to the Raptors too, for never giving up and fighting through till the end despite getting some pretty dubious calls against them.
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Boston Celtics (24-23) at Toronto Raptors (17-31)Wednesday, February 6, 20137:00 PM ET Regular Season Game #48 – Road Game #22TV: CSNNE, RSN, NBA-LP 749Radio: WEEI, CJCL Air Canada CentreReferees: Bennie Adams, Brent Barnaky, Pat Fraher The Celtics head to Toronto for the 2nd of 4 meetings with the Raptors.
Their first meeting in November resulted in...
6:30: Tonight, the Celtics will head north to visit the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors are just 17-31 and currently on a 1-game losing streak. On the other hand, the Celtics are 4-0 since Rondo went down and 24-23 overall. I'm not gonna complain about four straight wins, but I do have to point out that they were all at home, where the C's are 17-9. On the road, they are a dismal...