Head coach Dwane Casey is sticking with what has been working for the Toronto Raptors at the start of games and has Tyler Hansbrough back in the starting unit versus Washington in game two at the Air Canada Centre.
There is no one on the Toronto Raptors with more postseason experience than Tyler Hansbrough, the former Pacers big man has been in 38 postseason games. Hansbrough has been the Raptors energizer and when Amir Johnson was injured, he earned a spot in the starting lineup by being his team's hardest worker on the floor.
“Tyler (Hansbrough) is our energizing bunny,” said Toronto Raptors Head coach Dwane Casey. “He comes in there and does a lot that stuff, rebounding, setting screens, running the floor, getting contact in the paint. He does a lot of that for us.”
Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough and Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli were ejected after getting into a scrap during the final seconds of the third quarter in Friday night's game at the Air Canada Centre.It started with Hansbrough and Ezeli were jockeying for position during a Warriors offensive position. After the Warriors scored, the trash talk continued up the...
Tyler Hansbrough and Festus Ezeli were ejected from Friday’s Raptors-Warriors game after getting into a scrap towards the end of the third quarter when Golden State was winning by a blowout. Ezeli and Hansbrough were fighting down low for position, and their physical play continued as they went up the court, with Ezeli going at...Read More
Really “Psycho T”?
Raptors guard Lou Williams was leading the fast break and had big man Tyler Hansbrough trailing. Lou then made a nifty pass to Hansbrough and instead of gathering the ball and throwing it down with a vicious dunk… well… hmmm… just look at how he handled the situation.
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A Nets towel boy almost got run over by Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough during the fourth quarter of Monday night’s game in Brooklyn.
Hansbrough stole the ball and started a fast break when the boy was wiping the floor around midcourt, and when the kid realized what was happening, he quickly dove to the sidelines and narrowly avoided a collision. You have to give this...
) An NBA towel boy likely saw his young life flash before his eyes during Monday’s game between the Toronto Raptors and Brooklyn Nets? Why? Because he was very nearly run over by Raptors big man Tyler Hansbrough. A quick turnover off a steal and a fast break by Hansbrough left the towel boy, who […]The post Towel boy nearly trucked by Tyler Hansbrough, dives out of the way (video...
The Toronto Raptors signed Tyler Hansbrough as a free agent this past summer but, it’s hard to tell if the stoned-faced forward loves or hates his new situation.
The Toronto Raptors have completed nearly one-fourth of their regular season schedule and are at 7-12, good for second in the Atlantic Division. But the team has lost four of their last five games and played Sunday without fifth year power forward Tyler Hansbrough with a shoulder injury.As reported by Mike Ganter of the Toronto Sun, Hansbrough was injured on Friday when he took...