Labour-Power (& Load Management)

Two weeks ago, having written about the fecklessness of siding with ownership against labour, I received pushback on one idea: Which brings us to leverage. Players (labour) rarely have much. Kawhi, bless him, has made it a personal challenge to explore just how much leverage a player (labour) can yield. Revising these lines, I regret ... Read more

Gameday: Raptors @ Lakers, Nov 10

Having just started a 5 game road trip the Raptors begin an LA back-to-back today with a game against the Lakers.  Their first visit with Kawhi Leonard (recent Toronto Raptor and current defending NBA champion) awaits tomorrow, but first is a visit with another former Raptor and NBA champion in Danny Green. Despite losing both ... Read more

Quick Reaction: Lakers 98, Raptors 111

LA Lakers 98 Final Box Score 111 TOR Raptors A P. Siakam39 MIN, 16 PTS, 5 REB, 6 AST, 2 STL, 3-16 FG, 0-4 3FG, 10-12 FT, 3 BLK, 3 TO, 14 +/- Siakam knew with KLow out, he’d take a large chunk of responsibility in terms of play initiation and scoring. He missed more ... Read more

Talking Raptors Podcast – S6E6 – Monstars

On this episode of Talking Raptors, Nick and Barry discuss the upcoming Space Jam 2 movie starring Lebron James. The guys get together and discuss the casting possibilities of the upcoming blockbuster feature. When you try to follow up the classic the details become very important.