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Dwane Casey and Bryan Colangelo have bee in discussions for the types of players the Raptors need to improve their roster.
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Toronto Raptors President and General Manager Bryan Colangelo is apparently a player in the Tyson Chandler, Marc Gasol, and Nene sweepstakes at the moment. He doesn't want to eventually sign all three of them though, just one. He is also reportedly serious in the fact that he thinks he might actually be able to lure one of these guys to Toronto too, and that most people won...
Andrea Bargnani said that he supports new coach Dwayne Casey's emphasis on defense.
The Toronto Raptors drafted Jonas Valanciunas with the No. 5 pick in the 2011 NBA draft knowing it would be at least a year before he came to the NBA.
But a source close to the team told ESPN.com on Saturday that there's a small chance they might be able to get him this season.
The source said that the team reached out to Valanciunas' agent over the weekend to gauge the...
There is a “small chance” that Jonas Valanciunas could join the Raptors this season. ESPN‘s Chad Ford reports that the 19-year-old’s current team, Lietuvos Rytas, failed to qualify for the Euroleague and will likely lose sponsorships, so they’re interested in a payday: “The Toronto Raptors drafted Jonas Valanciunas with the No. 5 pick in the 2011 NBA draft knowing it...
The Celtics released their incredibly grueling two-game preseason schedule today. Boston will start off the preseason on December 18 by heading up north to take on the Toronto Raptors before ending the exhibition season on December 21 at home against the, um, Toronto Raptors. (CSNNE.com)
So this is lead-up to what we've been waiting so long for, huh? I guess beggars can'...
After a sudden trade rumor frenzy that shook us all after the long lockout slumber, we are living some quiet days in the free agency period. Partly is due to the fact that communication between all the parties interested cannot be official, and therefore everything is filtered by the famous words of sources say. And like in some vastly decorated game of domino, we are all waiting...
Jonas Valanciunas is currently being coached by a former assistant of Dwane Casey.
December 2, 2011
The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday they will face the Boston Celtics in a two-game preseason schedule in preparation for the 2011-12 regular season.
The Raptors will play host to the Celtics on Sunday, December 18 at 1 p.m. at Air Canada Centre. The rematch will take place at TD Garden in Boston on Wednesday, December 21 at 7:30 p.m.
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The Celtics have wasted no time reaching out to free agents who fit their defensive mold, including Reggie Evans, who said yesterday he was “honored’’ by their interest.