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Much Respect to Jason Collins


Just wanted to extend a congratulations and mad respect to Jason Collins, who today became the first openly gay player in North American pro sports. You can read the full, first-person article here, and I highly recommend it. #Respect Follow @raptorsrepublicFollow @BlakeMurphyODC


Top 3 Raptors GM Off-Season Priorities


If you were the Raptors’ new GM what would be your top three priorities in terms of personnel? This could involve either players or coaches. Please don’t end it with brief one liners, let’s have some fun with this. Follow @raptorsrepublicFollow @DocNaismith


An Open Letter To Tim Leiweke


You see, I am a Raptors fan. I have been one since the day David Stern announced Toronto was getting an NBA team in September of 1993.


Will the Raptors Actually Make a Run at Phil Jackson?


Pipe dream for many Raptors fans, but with today’s announcement of Tim Leiweke being named the new MLSE President and CEO, some think if anyone has a chance to make this dream come to fruition to add Jackson in a front office capacity, Leiweke could be the guy to entice him. Thoughts? Follow @raptorsrepublicFollow @DocNaismith

MLSE hires Tim Leiweke as president, CEO


Is this the beginning of the end for Bryan Colangelo? As you can see from some of these quotes, Leiweke’s first priority is winning, which is at odds with Bryan Colangelo’s style of management. Follow @raptorsrepublicFollow @CornerSniper