Quotes: Terrence Ross on the Dunk Contest


On the dunk contest: “It’s crazy. People were giving like unrealistic things to do,” Ross said. “You can’t always do it. It’s hard. It’s tricky. It’s tricky. “Somebody asked me to like tap both sides of the backboard and do a 360 [degree] windmill … like NBA Jam-type things you’d never be able to do.”… Read more »


TABROTD: Bargnani for Ilyasova?


TABROTD –Today’s Andrea Bargnani Rumour of the Day. Looks like from now till the 21st of February trade deadline we’ll see plenty more of these goodies. So for today’s one, any thoughts on Bargs for Ersan? Yay or Nay? Follow @raptorsrepublicFollow @DocNaismith


Does Rudy Suffer from “Bargsitus”?


What’s “Bargsitus” you say? Well according to the Matt52ictionary, bargsitus is a debilitating shooting mechanic disorder whereby the shooter has a beautiful stroke and release on his jump shot but very little to no power comes from the legs in the shooting motion. Click the pic to learn more. Follow @raptorsrepublicFollow @DocNaismith

Andrea Bargnani on Trade Rumours and Injury


On his name mentioned in trades: “Every day my name is next to a different team. It’s something I can’t control because trades are just part of the NBA. If it’s going to happen, it’s going to happen. All I can do is focus on what I do day-by-day, and right now my focus is… Read more »

NBA: Preseason-Detroit Pistons at Toronto Raptors

The little engine that could


John Lucas III should just retire right now, because this was undoubtedly the pinnacle of his career. Follow @raptorsrepublic