Found January 17, 2013 on Atlantic Twine:
The Toronto Raptors have arguably been one of the worst NBA franchises in the past decade finishing fourth or less in the Atlantic Division six times since they joined the 2004-2005 seasons and averaging a 0.407 wining percentage. Currently, the team is in last place in the Atlantic division with a 14-25 record–11 games back from first place. Fans have criticized Toronto’s management, led by Larry Tanenbaum and general manager Bryan Colangelo, for not spending the money in free agency to build a team that could be successful. Prime examples of this would be the failure to sign or re-sign intriguing free agents including Steve Nash, Tyson Chandler, or Chris Bosh. So far this year, Toronto has made a few improvements to lay down a foundation on what to build a good team around. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America They added a complimentary guard to Jose Calderon in Kyle Lowry, who Toronto acquired from the Rockets. Lowry is the far more dynamic player than anyone else o...
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