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If you’re counting at home, add the Toronto Raptors to the list of teams who have to experienced a quick stay with Quentin Richardson.
Richardson, who was thrown into the Knicks-Raptors trade for salary purposes, has been released by the Raptors, according to a source who told Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.
Toronto has waived Quentin Richardson, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) August 30, 2013
As part of the deal, Toronto took on his veteran minimum contract, and if he isn’t claimed through the waiver wire, Richardson will still be paid by the Raptors.
The 13-year veteran averaged 5.0 points, 10.0 rebounds and 1.0 assist in one game with the Knicks.
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Quentin Richardson has been waived by the Toronto Raptors.
Richardson was acquired by the Raptors via sign-and-trade from the Knicks in the July deal involving Andrea Bargnani.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Toronto Raptors waived 13-year NBA veteran, Quentin Richardson, and the Memphis Grizzlies waived 23-year0old, Fab Melo, Wednesday.
The Raptors acquired Richardson in the deal that sent Andrea Bargnani to the Knicks back in July. The 33-year-old appeared in just one game for New York last season.
The Grizzlies acquired Melo in...
Rudy Gay saw his shooting numbers steadily decline in the last few years so the Raptors small forward got laser eye surgery to correct his vision.
Gay didn’t feel comfortable with prescription goggles or contact lens while playing but finally decided at the end of last season to do something about his vision. While some might cringe at the thought of eye surgery Gay joked about...
Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas got the Kung Fu treatment courtesy of Reddit, and we couldn’t be more happy about about it. This is exactly why the Internet was invented.
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Wonder what Toronto Raptors forward is doing with his NBA offseason? It appears that he is enjoying hanging with some wildlife during a trip to Thailand.
Below are two pictures that Amir posted to his Instagram account of him hanging out with a tiger and riding an elephant:
While other pros share photos and videos of themselves working out or partying, normal off-season activities, Raptors Amir Johnson has something a little more interesting for us. Check him out atop a giant elephant and casually hanging out with a tiger while on a recent trip somewhere beautiful. Call us next time, Amir.
Sometimes, YouTube clips just explain themselves and to the person who decided to mash-up the audio of the classic hit “Kung Fu Fighting” with a clip of Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas, deserves a medal:
A freaking medal!!!!!
Over the last couple of years, NBA stars such as Kobe Bryant and LeBron James have seeked the help of legendary Houston Rockets center Hakeem Olajuwon to help them with their game.
Now, Toronto Raptors forward Rudy Gay is the latest player to join that club as seen in the below Instagram video:
Rudy Gay works out with Hakeem Olajuwon [Beyond The Buzzer]
Rudy Gay image courtesy...