With all the talk surrounding Emeka Okafor and his contract and whether or not this is the best option available for Toronto right now, Raptors Republic Member Raptor4Ever shares his thoughts on who else is out there that can fill the role. Come check out his list of suggestions.
Raptors Republic Staff Member Apollo shares his projected starting line-up and depth chart for next season’s Toronto Raptors. That’s assuming that Colangelo is done dealing. How do you see the lineup come this fall?
As a Raptors website, it is obligatory for us to report a signing or trade. So here it is, according to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle, the Raptors have traded a second round pick for David Andersen.
I think the 2007 Raptor team's biggest problem was a lack of secondary scoring option. We had Bosh (who was neutralized by Mikey freakin' Moore), and everyone else. Was any team scared of Calderon or Parker dropping 25? Definitely not.
This year, we've got 2 legit scorers in Lowry and DeRozan, and even Salmons and Vasquez have the ability to turn a broken play into 2 points. I'm not suggesting this current team are worldbeaters, but their offense isn't as one-dimensional as the 2007 team, without even saying anything about the improved defense.