RapsFan drops by as we walk through the roster at the mid point of the season and play a little game of love ’em or leave ’em. We revisit the off-season acquisition of Antoine Wright and explore the rumours surrounding Josh Howard’s desire to come north of the border.
Last game before the All-Star break. First time we’ll see Reggie Evans trot his intimidating hulk of a self across the ACC floor. You can bet he’ll dive at the first ball he sees even though it’ll be a rebound that’ll be coming to him anyways. He’s hungry for minutes and looking to prove that he deserves them. There’s no reason for Triano to tinker with the lineup given our recent success, so Evans has to work very hard to convince Triano that he’s more than the ugliest cheerleader the Raptors employ.
I listened to the Cleveland commentators the whole game (I do this often now since I find the it to be comedic gold). Some things that were said:
- WeNorth (commenting on the WeTheNorth campaign, apparently the can't read the giant letters on the giant banners in their own stadium properly) - One announcer forgot DeRozan's name, called him what's his name as he went to the free throw line - Commentators were saying the Cavs should start hard fouling Lou, "put him on his britches". More than once. - Were in disbelief when Amir hit a three