If DeMar DeRozan needs a spot to hang his gold medal from the Basketball World Cup, the USA Basketball star has plenty of options to choose from. The former USC Trojans player and Toronto Raptors wing recently purchased a large estate in Tarzana for slightly over $3.75 million.
Masai Ujiri, general manager of the Toronto Raptors, wrote an op-ed in the Globe and Mail addressing the Danny Ferry fiasco in Atlanta. Ujiri highlights Luol Deng’s numerous contributions as […] The post Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri Responds to Danny Ferry’s Comments appeared first on SLAMonline.
Entering his third season in the NBA, Terrence Ross of the Toronto Raptors will look to become the consistent presence on both the offensive and defensive end that fans, coaches and players alike know he's capable of being. What we've seen through his rookie and sophomore years is a player whose stock fluctuates more times than the price of gold. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors surprised everyone last season, including themselves. Last December, they dove head-first into a fire sale. By April, they were somehow setting a franchise record with their 48th victory and putting an end to their...Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday they have signed free-agent center Greg Stiemsma (STEEMS-muh). Stiemsma, 6-foot-11, 260 pounds, averaged 2.9 points with career bests of 4.1 rebounds and 18.3 minutes in 55 games (20 starts) last season with New Orleans. He scored in double figures four times, including a season-high 12 points January 3 at Boston. He [...]
When the Atlanta Hawks traded away veteran guard Lou Williams, he was given a fresh start and jumped at the opportunity. Williams claims he became a Toronto Raptors fan even […] The post Lou Williams Happy in Toronto Where He Feels ‘Wanted’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Free agent big man Greg Stiemsma inked a one-year deal reportedly worth about $1 million, the Toronto Raptors announcedThursday. Stiemsma spent last season with the New Orleans Pelicans, and has […] The post Toronto Raptors Sign Greg Stiemsma appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Toronto Raptors have signed Greg Stiemsma, a veteran free-agent center who played last season with New Orleans.
The 2014-15 regular season for the Toronto Raptors will be used as a means to not only build on their incredible success from a year prior, but to also silence any doubters who believe their rags-to-riches turnaround was merely an apparition. Coming...Show More Summary
In 2014-15, the Brooklyn Nets will have a shot to win the Atlantic Division for the first time since Vince Carter, Jason Kidd and Richard Jefferson were running the show in New Jersey. A season ago, the Toronto Raptors ran away with the division down the stretch and finished third in the Eastern Conference. Show More Summary
Whether it's seeing Nik Stauskas as a child or Vince Carter in a Toronto Raptors uniform, this photo will leave you wondering where the time went. Nik's brother, Peter, shared a terrific Throwback Thursday picture that shows just how much things have changed through the years. Show More Summary
Toronto Raptors All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan finished with a game-high 13 points, along with 6 assists and 5 rebounds as the U.S. Men’s National Team dominated the Dominican Republic in […] The post DeMar DeRozan Leads Team USA vs Dominican Republic (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Bruno Caboclo 's future is up in the air, and no one can tell you what it holds with any degree of confidence. The man who was billed as the "Brazilian Kevin Durant" when he was selected in the first round of the 2014 NBA draft by the...Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors have signed Jordan Hamilton, a swingman who played last season with Denver and Houston.
The Toronto Raptors announced Monday they have signed forward-guard Jordan Hamilton. Hamilton, 6-foot-7, 220 pounds, averaged 6.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 17.0 minutes in 60 games (12 starts) last season with Denver and Houston. He scored in double figures 20 times, including a season-high 19 points November 8 at Phoenix. The Rockets acquired Hamilton from the [...]
Nothing can make or break a basketball game like the halftime entertainment. When the Toronto Raptors played the Brooklyn Nets, Raptor fans got a good laugh when the inflatable Raptor mascot ate a Nets fan. In the video you see a female Raptors fan along with a male Nets fan performing a halftime game blindfolded.
According to an NBA spokesman, despite the rumors, the Toronto Raptors weren’t told they could avoid a $25K tampering fine if they stripped the rapper Drake of his global ambassador […] The post NBA Denies Asking the Raptors to Get Rid of Drake appeared first on SLAMonline.
To call the Toronto Raptors' 2013-14 season a surprise is a disservice to nouns everywhere. When Masai Ujiri pulled the trigger on a trade to send Rudy Gay to the Sacramento Kings, it looked as if the Raptors were pressing the detonator on their season. Show More Summary
The NBA levied a $25,000 fine on the Toronto Raptors for "tampering" with the free agency process when the team's "goodwill ambassador" mentioned player Kevin Durant at a recent rap concert. But the organization also said it would drop the fine if the Raptors dumped this unpaid cheerleader. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors are loyal. Reportedly, the NBA offered to drop the $25,000 fine it levied on the Raptors for tampering over comments Drake made to Kevin Durant if the team stripped the rapper of his global ambassador title…Conti...