John Hollinger of ESPN has listed the Raptors amongst the biggest losers of the NBA offseason. He has criticized the Raptors and Magic front-office staff for their lack of CBA knowledge regarding the Matt Barnes saga. The Amir Johnson contract is labeled as “among the summer’s most questionable” and the signing of Linas Kleiza is …Continue Reading
This year’s winner of the Bryan Colangelo MLE Award was Linas Kleiza, a 6’8″ 245lb Lithuanian small forward who was imported from Olympiakos to bolster the Raptors defense, grit and three-point shooting. We talk to the man from Roundball Mining Company, Jeremy Wagner, about Klezia’s strengths and weaknesses, Denver’s decision not to match, and more.