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Why the Raptors need to retain free agent Tyler Hansbrough

Tyler Hansbrough doesn't play a ton of minutes, but there are those out there who believe his contributions to the Raptors are essential. Take him away from Toronto and this is a different team—so they say.  Now, Hansbrough hits free agency with leverage to earn a contract from someone else. But that doesn't have to be the case. Casey Sherman at Rant Sports explains why: (H/t...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pro Bball Report Week in Review 05/03/15

On Pro Bball Report recently: Paul Pierce it, Ujiri’ behavior, MoPete, Lowry hurting, Raptors evaluate and plan, Hawks vs Cavaliers, Celtics, Tyler Hansbrough starts, demands on Patrick Patterson, Sixth Man Lou Williams, Fans need to know, Lucas Nogueira plans, Bulls, Wizards, team awards and more.
Via Pro Bball Report
24 days ago  |  Discuss

No ‘D’ Against D.C.: Raptors Can’t Stop Wizards

​ It seems so obvious in hindsight. Of course the Washington Wizards, owners of the league’s fifth-best defense, would sweep the Toronto Raptors, coming in with just the 25th-best defense in the league (on a per-possession basis), in the slow, brutal grind of playoff basketball. That wasn’t so obvious before the series, though, when predictions were split more or less...
Via The Sports Post
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyler Hansbrough Starts Again For The Raptors

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.
Via Pro Bball Report
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Can Tyler Hansbrough Provide the Defense And Rebounding The Raptors Need?

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.
Via Pro Bball Report
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Raptors beat Magic thanks to late shot from Williams

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Lou Williams made a 3-pointer with 9.9 seconds left to lift Toronto to a 101-99 win over the Orlando Magic, the Raptors' 11th straight win over the Magic. DeMar DeRozan led Toronto with 29 points. Tyler Hansbrough added 16 points and Williams finished with 13. Orlando was led by Victor Oladipo with 19 points, but Oladipo missed a 15-footer in the final second that...
Via AP on Fox
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Williams' 3-pointer in final seconds lifts Raptors past Magic

  Lou Williams made a 3-pointer with 9.9 seconds left to lift Toronto to a 101-99 win over the Orlando Magic, the Raptors' 11th straight win over the Magic. DeMar DeRozan led Toronto with 29 points. Tyler Hansbrough added 16 points and Williams finished with 13. Orlando was led by Victor Oladipo with 19 points, but Oladipo missed a 15-footer in the final second that would have tied...
Via AP on Fox
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Williams' 3 lifts Raptors past Magic, 101-99

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Lou Williams made a 3-pointer with 9.9 seconds left to lift Toronto to a 101-99 win over the Orlando Magic, the Raptors' 11th straight win over the Magic. DeMar DeRozan led Toronto with 29 points. Tyler Hansbrough added 16 points and Williams finished with 13. Orlando was led by Victor Oladipo with 19 points, but Oladipo missed a 15-footer in the final second...
Via AP on Fox
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

DeRozan scores 18 to help Raptors get past Hornets

  DeMar DeRozan scored 18 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Charlotte Hornets for the first time in seven games, 92-74 on Wednesday night. Lou Williams and Greivis Vasquez each scored 16 points for Toronto, and Tyler Hansbrough added 12 points and 12 rebounds. Kemba Walker had 15 points for Charlotte. The Hornets are 11th in the Eastern Conference, three games behind eighth...
Via AP on Fox
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

DeMar DeRozan helps Raptors beat Hornets 92-74

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) DeMar DeRozan scored 18 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Charlotte Hornets for the first time in seven games, 92-74 on Wednesday night. Lou Williams and Greivis Vasquez each scored 16 points for Toronto, and Tyler Hansbrough added 12 points and 12 rebounds. Kemba Walker had 15 points for Charlotte. The Hornets are 11th in the Eastern Conference, three...
Via AP on Fox
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Raptors Need Tyler Hansbrough’s Toughness Once Again

“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.”
Via Pro Bball Report
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics Defeat Toronto Raptors 117-116 On Buzzer-Beater

Boston Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas scores on Toronto Raptors’ Tyler Hansbrough, left, and Lou Williams during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, April 4, 2015, in Toronto. The Celtics won 117-116 in overtime. ( Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Chris Young) With the help of an improbable Marcus Smart buzzer beater in overtime, the Boston Celtics defeated the Toronto Raptors...
Via The Sports Journal
April 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Raptors Have To Build A Tyler Hansbrough Like Intensity

"I think you are going to see (that intensity)," Toronto Raptors Tyler Hansbrough said. "Nobody is content with what we’ve been doing. After every game the talk is about what can we do to get better and how we can get back on the right page. So I think we are going to turn it around and you are going to see it."
Via Pro Bball Report
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Kyle Lowry videobombs coach's halftime interview

Kyle Lowry might be out with a bad back, but that doesn't mean he can't entertain himself while sitting on the Raptors' bench. Videobombing is all the rage with NBA players nowadays (attribute credit to the LeBron James/Chris Bosh/Dwyane Wade Miami Heat for that). Now, Lowry is getting in on the fun. Tyler Hansbrough was not having any of this. That's Raptors assistant coach Tom...
Via Fox Sports
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Raptors-Pistons Preview

Though Toronto is on the verge of winning back-to-back division titles for the first time, its only focus is to play well heading into the playoffs. The visiting Raptors can secure the Atlantic crown as early as Tuesday night with a win over the Detroit Pistons. Toronto (42-28) bounced back from Friday's frustrating 16-point loss at Chicago by rolling to a 106-89 victory over New...
Via AP on Fox
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Raptors blow out Knicks while giving injured Kyle Lowry a breather

  The Raptors gave All-Star guard Kyle Lowry the day off against the NBA's worst team and wound up winning easily. That's not how it happened the last time Toronto faced the New York Knicks. DeMar DeRozan scored 23 points, Tyler Hansbrough added a season-high 18 and the Raptors won for the third time in four games, beating the Knicks 106-89 on Sunday afternoon. Lowry, who dressed...
Via AP on Fox
March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

DeRozan scores 23, Raptors rout Knicks 106-89

TORONTO (AP) DeMar DeRozan scored 23 points, Tyler Hansbrough added a season-high 18 and the Toronto Raptors won for the third time in four games, beating the New York Knicks 106-89 on Sunday afternoon. Jonas Valanciunas had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Lou Williams scored 13 and Greivis Vasquez had 12. Lance Thomas scored 24 points and former Raptor Andrea Bargnani had 16 for the...
Via AP on Fox
March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard goes baseline for dunk on Tyler Hansbrough

Kawhi Leonard, just like the entire San Antonio Spurs team, was having his way with the Toronto Raptors. He flushed a powerful two-handed dunk against Jonas Valanciunas. He continued to do damage by putting this dunk on Tyler Hansbrough: That is just so mean, Kawhi. That is your Finals MVP right there. *** Kawhi Leonard pic from Getty Images. Video from the NBA.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard Dunks All Over Tyler Hansbrough

The always calm, cool and collected Kawhi Leonard when highlight reel on the visiting Toronto Raptors, with a monster baseline jam on Tyler Hansbrough. On the night Leonard had a line of 24 points, 11 rebounds and 5 steals in a San Antonio Spurs blowout win. The post Kawhi Leonard Dunks All Over Tyler Hansbrough appeared first on Hooped Up.
Via Hooped Up
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Festus Ezeli Suspended One Game By NBA For Altercation With Tyler Hansbrough

Festus Ezeli was suspended one game without pay for initiating an altercation with Tyler Hansbrough by grabbing his throat, the NBA announced on Saturday. The incident occurred during the Golden State Warriors' win over the Toronto Raptors on Friday.
Via RealGM
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyler Hansbrough And Festus Ezeli Get Into Fight, Both Ejected

The Raptors’ Tyler Hansbrough and the Warriors’ Festus Ezeli were both ejected from Friday’s game after the two got into a fight. The post Tyler Hansbrough And Festus Ezeli Get Into Fight, Both Ejected appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Hansbrough and Ezeli have a shoving contest

Ok, so maybe they didn’t have an all-out, drag out fight but the Raptors’ Tyler Hansbrough and the Warriors’ Festus Ezeli got into a small skirmish leading to Hansbrough being tossed. And after you see what “Psycho T” did after taking a shove from Festus, you’ll see why he got tossed as well as Ezeli. The post Hansbrough and Ezeli have a shoving contest appeared first...
Via Crossover Chronicles
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Hansbrough and Ezeli have a shoving contest

Ok, so maybe they didn’t have an all-out, drag out fight but the Raptors’ Tyler Hansbrough and the Warriors’ Festus Ezeli got into a small skirmish leading to Hansbrough being tossed. And after you see what “Psycho T” did after taking a shove from Festus, you’ll see why he got tossed as well as Ezeli. The post Hansbrough and Ezeli have a shoving contest appeared first...
Via Bloguin Best
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyler Hansbrough, Festus Ezeli ejected after scrap (Video)

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...
Via Holdout Sports
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyler Hansbrough, Festus Ezeli ejected after fight (VIDEO)

An already physical game took a rougher turn after Warriors center Festus Ezeli and Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough were ejected for fighting during Golden State's 113-89 blowout victory in Toronto on Thursday.MUST-SEE VIDEO: Festus Ezeli, Tyler Hansbrough ejected after scuffle in Toronto http://t.co/Nxws4Zj1pU #Warriors #NBA pic.twitter.com/ph9efvhM2D— Comcast SportsNet (@CSNAuthentic...
Via The Other Paper
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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