Andrew and Zarar discuss Kyle Lowry’s 40-point explosion, Patrick Patterson’s implosion, and whether giving Price 3 innings was a mistake.
Lowry continues epic pre-season | Bennett a starter? | PPat is struggling early | Decase of the Deffense (sorry) | Where does JV rank against centers? | Bruno does a basketball
Chris Young/The Canadian Press via APThe Raptors beat the Timberwolves by climbing on Kyle Lowry’s back.
Thanksgiving elicits thoughts of baseball, but today’s game had me pondering the homecoming of Sam Mitchell and whether he’s trying to get Andrew Wiggins & Co to emulate his 2006-07 Raptors
Bismack Biyombo has been a pleasant surprise this preseason, doing things that would never show up in the box score, but do pop up in this Breaking It Down segment.
Preseason means nothing, right? How about we talk about it anyway | KLow looks impressive in the preseason and continues to prove that the team’s success will go as he goes.
A look at two season scenarios. A new level of success, or another playoff collapse. Either way, Masai Ujiri has installed a bright future.
Lakers no match for Lowry/Raptors | Celtics a threat? | Another preview of the Raptors
The Quick Reaction is back and we start off with a Raptors road win against the Lakers.
Jonas Valanciunas and Patrick Patterson rated out poorly as a tandem last season, and should not be starting together this season.
Jonas needs to be more flexible | Defense again (hopefully scoring wont be an issue now) | Raptors might have the stuff to stop Cavs? Maybe? No? Yes? … (slow day, season can’t start soon enough)
Despite the media sentiment to the contrary, preseason is far from useless. In fact, we may have already learned a few important things for the season at hand.
DeMar focused on season, not free agency (I believe him) | Bennett’s opportunity | More observations … (slow day)
Kyle Lowry was rested and Cory Joseph started in his place, as the Raptors dropped one in San Jose against the Golden State Warriors, 97-85.
Powell! (no article just statement) | Warriors handle Raptors | Ross a new man | From Bennett’s perspective | Case no COY | Landry found Jesus
It may just be preseason, but it’s more than enough to get Will and Zarar excited as they scrutinize the Raptors win against the Clippers in Vancouver.