Raptors Weekly Podcast, July 7 – Dominating Free Agency

Celebrating Kyle Lowry’s re-signing and mourning Nando De Colo’s imminent departure, and all that comes in between.

Flying high are we all, we being Andrew, Will and yours truly on a Raptors Weekly that celebrates Kyle Lowry’s re-signing and mourns Nando De Colo’s imminent departure. In between all that is the Bachelor, Andrew’s Alan Anderson moment, Greivis Vaquez and fond farewells to John Salmons and Steve Novak, and tons more.

Part 1:

  • Kyle Lowry signing reaction
  • Beating out the competition – teams in play
  • What it means for this franchise
  • Ujiri’s performance
  • Fair deal or overpayment?
  • Will he repeat his performance from this ‘contract year’?

Part 2:

  • Patrick Patterson signing – 3yr/18M  – fair deal for a guy who has played half a season?
  • Comparisons with other signings
  • Tyler Hansbrough option, PF work done?
  • John Salmons trade – something out of nothing
  • Bebe – chance at playing time and summer league
  • Favourite John Salmons moment

Part 3:

  • Vasquez rumours – interest from Milwaukee
  • Lou Williams – what this means for Vasquez, if anything
  • Nando De Colo offered a contract by CSKA Moscow
  • Sonny Weems is still there
  • Team Vasquez and the Bachelor
  • Result of the Steve Novak trade
  • Full Mid-Level Exception available – how to use it?
  • Alan Anderson shares a moment with Andrew
  • Carmelo Anthony – Lakers, Bulls, Knicks interest
  • Miami Heat – struggling to find any takers for their offers

Grab the iTunes feed or check us out on Stitcher on Android. There is also the plain old feed. You can also download the file (43:03, 41 MB). Or just listen below:

To Top