Check out the preseason stat comparison courtesy of NBA.com for both Linas Kleiza and Hedo Turkoglu. I think its safe to say that Kleiza will be a refreshing change from the disaster known as Hedo Turkoglu. The proof is in the pudding. Or should I say “stats”.
According Doug Smith Erick Dampier is still a possibility and on the Raptors horizon. But he asks the question, with Reggie’s impressive play during the preseason should Colangelo re-think that. Smith thinks’ “no”. I think lots of Raptors fans might think otherwise. Thoughts?
I suppose the word “gun” didn’t go over well with the politically correct higher-ups at MLSE and they had to settle for something that reminds you of little kids. No matter what you think of the name Young Ones, let’s just agree that Don Draper didn’t come up with this one.
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