Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan - teammates soon?

Heat, Raptors finalizing S&T

According to the Sun Sentinel, the Heat are finishing off a sign-and-trade agreement with the Raptors that will allow Chris Bosh to receive a six-year free-agent contract instead of the maximum five-year contract an outside free agent can receive. The Raptors, in turn, will receive a package of draft picks from the Heat and a… Read more »

Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan - teammates soon?

Things can finally start happening

The TPE can come in handy if you are targeting a high-salary player (has to be a starter) on a team looking for cap relief. For example, say if New Orleans wants to cut its payroll by dumping Chris Paul, the Raptors would be one of the only teams over the cap to provide that option.

Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan - teammates soon?

Toronto Raptors Morning Coffee July 9

Kleiza is a good player. An effective piece. But if he’s a starter and you want to be a good team, he better be your fifth-best starter or you’re not good enough, period