Author Archives: Sam Holako

Morning Coffee – Fri, Mar 28


Toronto Raptors guard Greivis Vasquez, of Venezuela, warms up before facing the Denver Nuggets in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Denver on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Vasquez an unathletic Ginobli? | Playoffs provide a whole different ball of wax to pick through for young Raps

Morning Coffee – Thu, Mar 27


Vasquez did this to Rondo

Raptors edge closer to playoffs, beat Boston| Raptors back to business | Lowry great in win | Stevens praises DeMar | DeRozan issues reading challenge to kids

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Morning Coffee – Wed, Mar 26


Toronto Raptors' Amir Johnson (15) dunks next to Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson (13) during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Cleveland. Cleveland defeated Toronto 102-100. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Raptors start slow, end fast; not enough | No focus. No win | Raptors lose ugly | Patterson cleared for full contact practice

Morning Coffee – Tue, Mar 25


Kyle Lowry needs sleep

Lowry to see minutes cut down the stretch; needs the rest | Jonas has a chat sheet | Raptors are bad in the clutch | No more handouts to MLSE/Drake

Morning Coffee – Mon, Mar 24


Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson (15) battles for the ball against Atlanta Hawks forward Pero Antic, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Toronto on Sunday, March 23, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Raptors learn to flip ON switch…on; trail the whole game but win in the 4th | Amir is Iron Man; gets hurt, but gets up | Should Vasquez start? | Raptors set NBA record

Gameday: Raptors vs Hawks – Sun, Mar 23


ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 18: Pero Antic #6 of the Atlanta Hawks defends against Jonas Valanciunas #17 of the Toronto Raptors at Philips Arena on March 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Raptors look for blood against the Hawks in the second game in less than a week

Morning Coffee – Sat, Mar 22


Casey can't believe it

Raps lose tough one | Slim Reaper is a good player; exactly what the Raptors need (lulz) | Raptors have no cap space till next summer | Ujiri on track with plan

Morning Coffee – Fri, Mar 21



Raptors need focus over final 15 | Lowry&Casey need each other | Miami/LA/Rockets all in line for Lowry | Raptors host Thunder: Ross vs Durant?

Morning Coffee – Tue, Mar 18



The mornin’ papiers.

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