Monthly Archives: June 2011

News of the Day

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News. Of. The. Day – Patric Young’s take on JonasVal.


Team RR Collaboration: Who Should the Raptors Pursue in Free-Agency?

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Kyrie Irving

The RR Team gives its thoughts on who the target in free-agency should be, if anyone at all.


Jonas Sharp Against Americans at FIBA

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Jonas showed his potential against the Americans yesterday afternoon as Lithuania demolished the U.S. 108-75. Valanciunas with an impressive performance!   23 points, 11 boards (three offensive), a block and an assist. Keep doin’ watcha ya doin’ big man.


Canada Customs and the Raptors’ Future

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cavsraps

Damn you Canadian Customs! Don’t you know we’re trying to win a NBA Championship here? Quit scaring away the talent.


Valanciunas & Bargnani Can Work Defensively

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Word on the street is that when these two cool cats begin their careers playing along side one another, that they can work well as a combination from a defensive perspective. Forgive me, but I’ll believe it when I see it.


Rapcast #114: Spotlight on Dwane Casey with Rob Mahoney | Jonas PWNS USA | Bargnani No Longer Starting C

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Kyrie Irving

Can Dwane Casey’s impact in Dallas be replicated in Toronto? No. I mean, yes. Err..no..yes?


What the Labor Negotiations are all About | Sonny Weems QO

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Kyrie Irving

Recapping a great ESPN podcast, and a discussion of what’s going on with Sonny Weems and other Raptors restricted free-agents.


Qualifying Offer Extended To Weems

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cavsraps

Hmmmm …. can’t say I saw this coming. Thought Sonny was as good as gone. Guess not.


We Might Want to Think Twice About Chandler

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ShamSports

Check out what ESPN had to say about one of this summer’s coveted free agents, Tyson Chandler. Sure he’s coming off an amazing playoff and championship season, but at what cost should we be interested?


Do We Really Need An Elite Point Guard?

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Two of the last twenty-one NBA Champions had a great point guard (Parker – Spurs, Billups – Pistons), all this in what’s called a “point-guard driven league”. Something that all those NBA Championship teams had in common? A loaded front court. Does this mean we really need someone special at the PG spot?


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