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  1. Raptors Report Cards: Bruno CabocloRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Raptors Rapture

    Oct 13, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Toronto Raptors small forward Bruno Caboclo shoots over New York Knicks small forward Cleanthony Early and New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith during the third quarter at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports With the Toronto Raptors' 2014/15 season finishing sooner than predicted, it is time to start looking back at the team's players, head coach and general manager.

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  2. Re: 3 Things Jonas Valanciunas needs to work on this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Raptors Republic

    In the 90s and early 2000s, there wouldn't be this much hand-wringing over a player like Jonas Valanciunas. A durable, hulking, hard-working 22-year-old center with tremendous touch and a nose for rebounds would be viewed as a centerpiece, not the frustrating enigma as he is perceived today.

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  3. Re: Kyle Lowry Out Indefinitely - Is it a Blessing in Disguise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Raptors Republic

    When a back injury is described using "twisted the wrong way", you know it's not going to be a 2-5 day recovery period, which is what the Raptors fear the most. Now the Raptors doctors are running tests on his back trying to figure out what the problem is.

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  4. A Royal Acquisition: Kyle LowryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | A Royal Pain

    Apr 26, 2015; Washington, DC, USA; Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry dribbles the ball as Washington Wizards guard John Wall defends in the third quarter in game four of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at Verizon Center. The Wizards won 125-94, and won the series 4-0.

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  5. Raptors Player Review: Terrence Ross, Frustration PersonifiedRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    ... to global warming. In the 2014-15 NBA season, global warming had a new culprit: the exasperated sighs of Toronto Raptors fans watching Terrence Ross . To say that Ross was the most frustrating player on the Raptors roster this year would be an ...

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  6. Re: Raptors D-League Team to be Based out of GTA in Upcoming SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Raptors Republic

    After revealing that the Raptors were in negotiations with the NBA about a D-League team , Tim Leiweke revealed that the team will be coming out of GTA next season: The importance of a D-League team can't be overstated , and this is great news for basketball fans in the city, who may just get to see Bruno Caboclo play 25 games next year as part of the squad. Possible locations could be Mississauga's Hershey Center, Brampton's Powerade Center, or any one of the other arenas across the GTA.

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  7. Leiweke Announces GTA-Based D-League Team for RaptorsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    MLSE President Tim Leiweke has announced that the Toronto Raptors will be getting a D-League team for the 2015-16 season. The Toronto Raptors took a big step as a franchise on Wednesday when MLSE President Tim Leiweke announced the team would have a D-League affiliate in place for the 2015-16 season.

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  8. Ideal Trade Partners for the Toronto Raptors During the 2015 NBA OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Who can blame him? The Washington Wizards - who swept Toronto in the opening round of the playoffs - exposed serious flaws in a roster that likely overachieved by winning a franchise-best 49 games during the regular season. Ujiri is no stranger to making bold moves - whether it was sending former No.

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  9. Should the Toronto Raptors trade up for a lottery pick?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Raptors Rapture

    Apr 6, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Wisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky reacts in the first half against the Duke Blue Devils in the 2015 NCAA Men As the 2015 NBA draft creeps closer, many pundits have begun speculating which prospect the Toronto Raptors will select with the 20th pick. Popular thought dictates that they will go with either a power forward or a small forward to fill current or inevitable future voids on the roster.

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  10. 5 Teams DeMarre Carroll Should Consider Signing With This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rant Sports

    With his 2014-15 season officially over, it is time for Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll to begin thinking about where he wants to play basketball next season. After becoming a household name during this year's playoffs, many teams will likely be interested in signing Carroll to a lucrative deal this offseason.

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  11. The Raptors Unveil 2016 All-Star Game LogoRead the original story

    Wednesday | Raptors HQ

    With Andrew Wiggins, Jay Triano and others on hand at the CN Tower this afternoon, the Raptors unveiled their All-Star Game logo for next year's event, which features the CN Tower itself: Even more 2016 NBA All-Star Game alt.

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  12. NBA releases logo for All-Star 2016 in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBA.com

    ... of the Year. The 65th NBA All-Star Game tips off on Sunday, Feb. 14, at Air Canada Centre, home of the Toronto Raptors. NBA All-Star 2016 will celebrate the 125th anniversary of the birth of basketball. Dr. James Naismith, a Canadian, invented the ...

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  13. Potential Free Agent Brooklyn Nets Should PursueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | From Russia With Dunk

    Apr 8, 2015; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Hornets guard Gerald Henderson tries to pass the ball around Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas during the second half at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Raptors defeated the Hornets 92-74.

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  14. MLSE Foundation Awards YouthLink First $50,000 Toronto Raptors...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Electric Energy Online

    MLSE Foundation announced Scarborough non-profit YouthLink as the first recipient of the $50,000 Toronto Raptors Community Action Grant presented by the Just EnergyFoundation at Cedar Avenue Junior Public School on Tuesday evening. MLSE Foundation Chair Aris Kaplanis was joined by Toronto Raptors Basketball Development Consultant, Community Ambassador and Scarborough-native, Jamaal Magloire and Just Energy Vice President of Marketing Alan Shulman for the announcement.

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  15. The Raptors Will Reveal 2016 All-Star Game Logo on WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday | Raptors HQ

    Via Ryan Wolstat of The Toronto Sun , the Raptors will reveal the logo for the 2016 All-Star game on Wednesday. Among those expected to be in attendance will be Andrew Wiggins, who will surely play a part in the festivities, whether it is as part of the actual game or the Slam Dunk contest.

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  16. Draft Prep Part 7: Big Board at 20Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Raptors HQ

    So after culling the field, my picks are, in order of the amalgamated mock draft placement: Devin Booker, 15, SG Jerian Grant, 16, PG Kevon Looney, 18, PF Cameron Payne, 20, PG Montrezl Harrell, 21, PF Christian Wood, 22, PF R.J. Hunter, 23, SG Justin Anderson, 26, SF Robert Upshaw, 28, C George Lucas Alves de Paula, 30, PG Rashad Vaughn, 30, SG My top hopes would be Lucas, Wood, and Anderson. Back ups being Harrell, Payne, and Booker.

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  17. Justin Anderson - a swingman for Raptors at #20?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Raptors Rapture

    Mar 22, 2015; Charlotte, NC, USA; Virginia Cavaliers guard Justin Anderson reacts to a play during the second half against the Michigan State Spartans in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports With Terrence Ross on the shelf following left-ankle surgery, the Toronto Raptors need to consider adding depth at the wing.

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  18. Raptors Player Review: Folk Hero James JohnsonRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Raptors HQ

    It was a tumultuous first season back with the Toronto Raptors for James Johnson minutes-wise, as he saw his role fluctuate over the course of the year. Rewind to the 2013-14 NBA Playoffs with Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets terrorizing the Toronto Raptors ' wing players down low.

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  19. Draft Prep Part 6: CentresRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Raptors HQ

    Continuing our look at draft prospects. Most info from Draftexpress. Robert Upshaw, 28, C Cliff Alexander, 29, PF/C Dakari Johnson, 31, C Robert Upshaw, C, 21 years old, 30th in DX Top 100 Measurements: 7'0", 258 lbs, 7'6" wingspan, no max vert data Scouting report: Athleticism: Terrific length and mobility for a C. Not a freakish jumper, but solid, and is quick up and down the floor.

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  20. The Search for Amir Johnson's ReplacementRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Raptors HQ

    Amir Johnson's time with the Raptors has likely come to an end. Who can the Raptors target to fill the void? As the NBA Playoffs wind down and the free agency period nears, Toronto Raptors fans are preparing for an inevitable, somber reality.

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