Found September 27, 2013 on RealGM:
Without a contract into the start of training camp, free agent forward Mickael Pietrus will scour the market over the next few weeks in hopes – and expectation – of a full salary guarantee to sign with an NBA team, a league source told RealGM. Pietrus has worked out with several teams, including the San Antonio Spurs two weeks ago, and the 31-year-old recently rejected a training camp invitation from a team, a source said. Pietrus has spent the offseason regaining the form that made him one of the NBA’s most energetic defending wing players with the Golden State Warriors, Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns and Boston Celtics. Pietrus signed a free agent deal with the Toronto Raptors last season, but he fell out of the rotation when the team accommodated its bevy at the wing. At 6-foot-6, Pietrus has averaged 8.3 points, 3.1 rebounds and 35.5 percent three-point shooting in 10 NBA seasons. Out of France, he was the Warriors’ 11th overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft and averaged 11.1 points a...

NBA TV Canada's "Open Gym" Series is back, Raptors Summer League Edition

The NBA TV Canada "Open Gym" series is back y'all!  The series returns on Thursday, October 3rd on NBA TV with a look back at the Raptors summer league action.  It all takes place in Vegas and in this Open Gym teaser we get to see a few new faces in the mix along with a few returning faces to Summer League with a few young Raptors: Quincy Acy, Terrence Ross and Jonas...

Who's the new guy? Raptors new face: DJ Augustin

by Romy AquinoWith Jose Calderon and John Lucas III out of the picture, the backup point guard spot to Kyle Lowry is wide open.  Masai Ujiri signed DJ Augustin a one-year deal this offseason to potentially fill that backup role.  Augustin was a highly-touted prospect and was the ninth overall draft pick in the '08 draft that included a talented group of point guards: Derrick...

Toronto Raptors: Free Agency Grade

Toronto Raptors: Free Agency Grade By Matt Tonkinson: Hoopstuff Writer… Signed Tyler Hansbrough (2 years, 6.5 million) Signed D.J. Augustin (1 year, $1.26 million) Signed Austin Daye ( 2 years, $2 million) Trade For Steve Novak (4 years, $15 million) - It’s no secret to Raptor fans that Toronto failed to represent Canada well in the Atlantic Conference last season. Finishing...

Raptors Amir Johnson Buys Every Copy of Drake’s Album & Gives to fans (Video)

  Amir Johnson is beloved by many in the city of Toronto; not only because of his all-out, warrioresque disposition and play on the court, but because he shows the city so much love, you would think he was from here. On Tuesday, the Raptors power forward, who is tight with rapper Drake, went to two stores in downtown Toronto and bought every single copy of the Canadian’s album...

Raptors players team up to set high score on pop-a-shot arcade game

They say that the NBA team who cheats a pop-a-shot….well….okay, there really isn’t a saying here but the Toronto Raptors are one dedicated bunch when it comes to setting a record. Check out the below Instagram video which shows Aaron Gray, DeMar DeRozan, Rudy Gay, Quincy Acy, Amir Johnson, and Chris Wright getting the high score on a pop-a-shot game by less than fair standards...

Bound 2...Halifax: 2013-14 Toronto Raptors Training Camp is on the way!

Atlantic Canada basketball fans: Do you have your tickets yet? The Toronto Raptors will be back in Halifax, Nova Scotia this year as a part of 2013 Training Camp, and will be holding another Intra-Squad game at the Halifax Metro Centre on Saturday October, 5th at 12pm/noon (Atlantic time) for the fans! "A voluntary donation of $10 per ticket is suggested for admission...

Raptors’ Amir Johnson Buys Every Copy of Drake’s Album & Gives them to Fans (Video)

The love for Drizzy Drake in his hometown is alive and well and Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson did what he could to help the superstar sell as many albums as possible. Watch below as Johnson goes out and buys every copy of “Nothing Was The Same” from two local stores and then passes them […]

76ers Sign Solomon Alabi, Nayal Koshwal

The Philadelphia 76ers announced they have signed free agents Solomon Alabi (Ala-bee) and Nayal “Mac” Koshwal. The 76ers' training camp roster now stands at 20 players. Alabi (7-1, 250) was originally the 50th overall pick by Dallas in the 2010 NBA Draft before his rights were traded to Toronto. The 25-year-old played two seasons for the Raptors in 2010-11 and 2011...
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