Tag: Toronto Raptors

Report: Raptors don’t intend to trade Kyle Lowry, Marc Gasol or Serge Ibaka

Just a few weeks after winning a championship, the Raptors look finished as championship contenders. In an unprecedented exit, superstar Kawhi Leonard left. Danny Green – an underrated contributor – followed him from Toronto. The Raptors can remain good with Pascal Siakam, Kyle Lowry, Marc Gasol and Serge Ibaka. But with Lowry ($34,996,296), Gasol ($25,595,700) […]

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Nick Nurse Learned Kawhi Leonard Was Leaving While Watching A Prince Impersonator In Las Vegas

Getty Image Summer League is a good time because it gives the basketball world the opportunity to descend upon an endearingly odd city in Las Vegas. It also comes at a point in the NBA calendar where there can be a bit of uncertainty with regards to players who decide to take their time once […]

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Where Do The Clippers, Lakers, And Raptors Go After The Kawhi Leonard Dust Settles?

Getty Image On a night that appeared to be historic because of an earthquake that occurred during Zion Williamson’s first Summer League game, a different kind of seismic shift occurred several hours later when the Clippers became arguably the best team in the league. The Los Angeles Clippers won the race to get Kawhi Leonard’s […]

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Report: Raptors sign Rondae Hollis-Jefferson to 1-year contract

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with the Toronto Raptors. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) The Toronto Raptors have agreed to a one-year deal with Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Jefferson spent the first four seasons of his career with the Brooklyn Nets, averaging 8.9 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per […]

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Kawhi Leonard Sent Raptors Players Last-Minute Text of Clippers News [Report]

Getty Kawhi Leonard The shock over the news of Kawhi Leonard’s signing with the Los Angeles Clippers and the blockbuster deal for the team to acquire Paul George which followed remains high. But with the news now beginning to really soak in, rumblings and reports on the decision continue to come out, and the latest […]

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The Raptors Signed Stanley Johnson In Their First Move After Losing Kawhi Leonard

Getty Image Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are off to Los Angeles to join the Clippers and, while the Toronto Raptors are the reigning NBA champions, the organization is in a strange place. In addition to losing Leonard, Masai Ujiri and company will be re-tooling without two-way role player Danny Green but, on Saturday, the […]

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Russell Westbrook Trade: Knicks, Raptors Among Top 4 Options

Getty Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbook Late Friday night (or early Saturday morning for some) Kawhi Leonard and the Los Angeles Clippers teamed up to shake the NBA landscape. While Leonard’s free agency had remained one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of the offseason, he opted to surprise many fans and analysts by signing […]

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The Thunder Proposed Sending George And Westbrook To Toronto As A Leverage Play Against The Clippers

Getty Image The Oklahoma City Thunder were, for a few hours, the most powerful team in the NBA. While they eventually traded Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers to help convince Kawhi Leonard to sign a deal with the team, a new piece by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN shows that the Thunder had the […]

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Kawhi Leonard Will Reportedly Sign With The Clippers Who Also Have Traded For Paul George

Getty Image Kawhi Leonard firmly inserted himself into the conversation for the best basketball player in the world, leading the Toronto Raptors to the 2019 NBA title. With that as the backdrop, his already interesting decision in free agency (including an easy decision to decline a lucrative player option) took on even more intrigue, especially […]

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No Kawhi Leonard Decision Is ‘Better’ For Raptors, Says Former NBA Player

Getty Drake’s pitch to Kawhi Leonard to re-sign with the Raptors included a new role with his record label, OVO Sound. Kawhi Leonard’s lengthy free agency could be good news for the Toronto Raptors, while the Lakers chances could be in flux. Former NBA player Kendrick Perkins tweeted that Leonard stretching his decision into the […]

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Kawhi Leonard Is ‘Undecided’ on Lakers & Raptors Making Decision Unlikely Today

Getty Kawhi Leonard hit the open market when NBA free agency started on June 30. After previously reporting Kawhi Leonard would make an announcement on July 5th, Fox Sports Cris Carter now explains that the All-Star is still “undecided” making it unlikely that there is an announcement today. Leonard is believed to be deciding between […]

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Lakers Official “Believes Kawhi Will Stay in Toronto” Per Report

Getty Kawhi Leonard #2 of the Toronto Raptors celebrates with the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy after his team defeated the Golden State Warriors to win Game Six of the 2019 NBA Finals. An official in the Lakers organization believes Kawhi Leonard will stay in Toronto, per a Hoops Central report quoting Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher. […]

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