Kyrie Irving

Talent, Passion and Toughness Aren’t Defined by Geography


Nothing could be further from my typical Statophile post than this one. I was more than a little frustrated by many in the Raptors fan base. The initial negative reaction to the pick of Jonas Valanciunas was based on less than stellar knowledge of the player.

Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan - teammates soon?

ESPN: 2012 Draft Best Since 2003 Draft


Regardless of whether Valanciunas comes over or not, one thing will stay the same: The Raptors will suck. Be prepared for another year of losing and frustration, the good news is that the 2012 draft is already being compared to the 2003 draft.