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Live Raptors Republic Draft Chat

There will be a live chat here on RR tonight. Feel free to swing by and taunt your fellow readers and earn the chance to say “I told you so” live. RapsFan will be posting a link later today. See ya there. Also, don’t forget to enter our draft contest.


Talking Draft with Chris Denker Part 4

Both Curry and Flynn can play for me (aka the Raptors) Chris Denker: The Toronto Raptors have the #9 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft and the passionate Raps Fans have some strong feelings about who they would take. Which I think is great! Bryan Colangelo and his group have a big decision to make,… Read more »


Morning Coffee – June 25

*** LIVE DRAFT NIGHT CHAT AT RAPTORS REPUBLIC.  CHECK BACK FOR LINK!!! *** Toronto Sun Everyone seems to be writing Bosh off in Toronto. Everyone seems to be caught up in this imaginary world that would see Bosh join Wade in Miami. In Toronto, Bosh’s every word gets taken out of context or it gets… Read more »


Linkage for Jun 23 8pm to Jun 25 8am

Linkage for Jun 23 8pm through Jun 25 8am: Who’s On First – Final Raptors Draft Day Thoughts – Dino Nation Blog: Last DNB Before The Draft So whoever that newest Raptor will be. Understand that for him it is the greatest moment of his basketball life. Even if it is not the guy… Read more »


Morning Coffee – June 24

Toronto Sun Despite there being less than 48 hours to the actual selection, Colangelo, given his druthers, wouldn’t mind making the pick right now. “It’s almost like the draft can’t come soon enough,” Colangelo said. “Right now is when things get really muddy. All the clarity you had gets a little bit scrambled because as… Read more »


Raptors Republic Draft Contest

Think you know your draft? Fine. Prove it. Prize is 2 lower bowl tickets to the first home game of the Raptors 2009/2010 regular season. We will keep this simple. Reply to this post via a comment below with your answers to the following: 1) Which player will the Raptors select at #9. That’s it…. Read more »


Morning Coffee – June 23

Toronto Star That’s not to suggest there’s a gem to be found at No. 9 this year. According to a variety of experts and NBA talent evaluators, the draft is thin on all-stars but deep on parity, making it more troublesome for general managers with picks outside the top two or three. No one knows… Read more »


Linkage for Jun 21 11am to Jun 23 7pm

Linkage for Jun 21 11am through Jun 23 7pm: RAPTORS: Colangelo Identifies Five Potential Picks For Raptors Colangelo On The Draft Pt. 1 – June 23, 2009 – NBA Videos and Highlights Team’s Summer Plans – Atlantic Division « nbaroundtable In the NBA, Merits of ‘One-and-Done’ Rule Are Subject to Debate – Chaun’s Raptors… Read more »


Morning Coffee – June 21

Toronto Sun The lives of Brian and Bryan will come under much scrutiny this week. Bryan Colangelo has the NBA draft on Thursday night. Brian Burke has his first NHL draft with the Maple Leafs the following night. Both days are huge for Toronto teams in turmoil and their high-priced executives. The Leafs and Raptors… Read more »