Tag: KYLE LOWRY

Report: The Sixers Still Have ‘Strong Interest’ In Kyle Lowry And Want To Work Towards A Sign-And-Trade This Summer

The Toronto Raptors ultimately decided that Kyle Lowry wasn’t going anywhere at the trade deadline. Despite the Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, and Philadelphia 76ers all apparently having interest in pulling off a deal for the All-Star point guard, Toronto opted to hold onto Lowry ahead of his unrestricted free agency this summer. Whether they […]

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Report: The Raptors Thought They Were ‘Very Close’ On A Deal To Send Kyle Lowry To The Sixers

The Philadelphia 76ers acquired a point guard at the 2021 NBA trade deadline, just not the one they were rumored to one in the days leading up to Thursday afternoon. The Sixers came to terms on a deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder to acquire George Hill, eschewing the opportunity to bring Kyle Lowry back […]

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Masai Ujiri Explained Why The Raptors Kept Kyle Lowry And Discussed His Own Future In Toronto

A strange week for the Toronto Raptors ended with an interesting roster result on Thursday afternoon. Following months of speculation about his future and a surprising blowout win that felt like a farewell on Wednesday, Kyle Lowry was not traded by the Raptors ahead of the NBA trade deadline. As such, he will be sticking […]

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5 Players Who Are As Good As Gone Before the NBA Trade Deadline

Photo: Andy Lyons (Getty Images) Do you know what today is? Yes, I know it’s Thursday and your child support is due, but more importantly, today is the NBA trade deadline—the magical day in which teams throughout Adam Silver’s lucrative kingdom make a last-ditch effort to either acquire assets or strengthen their rosters before Kyrie […]

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Report: The Sixers Are Linked To Kyle Lowry, Lonzo Ball, And More Ahead Of Thursday’s Trade Deadline

The Philadelphia 76ers sit atop the Eastern Conference standings as the 2021 NBA trade deadline looms. While Joel Embiid is currently on the shelf with a knee issue, the initial prognosis is relatively encouraging and, even without him, the 76ers have fared reasonable well behind Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris, and company. To that end, the […]

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Report: The Raptors Will Give Kyle Lowry ‘A Lot Of Voice’ In Whether He Gets Traded At The Deadline

With the Toronto Raptors on the outside looking in of the play-in tournament in the Eastern Conference, Kyle Lowry’s name has been rumored as a potential trade target for teams that need a backcourt boost. As for whether or not he gets moved before next Thursday’s deadline is a different matter, but according to Adrian […]

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NBA Stars Spoke Out On The Two Americas Shown By The Jacob Blake Ruling And Attempted Coup In Washington

The events unfolding in Washington on Wednesday were some of the most surreal our country has ever witnessed. It was something few ever expected to see in America, as an armed horde of radical Trump supporters stormed the nation’s Capitol building with very little resistance from the security forces ostensibly put in place to protect […]

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The Raptors Will Begin The 2020-21 Season In Tampa Because Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

As the Toronto Blue Jays showed during the 2020 Major League Baseball season, the Canadian government has some pretty understandable reservations about professional sports teams bouncing back and forth between the United States and their country. The Blue Jays played in Buffalo in response to this issue, and as we learned on Friday afternoon, the […]

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Bradley Beal, Trae Young Among Notable Snubs for All-NBA Teams: ‘What’s the Requirements?’

Photo: Patrick Smith (Getty Images) Nobody likes to get snubbed. If you bust your ass working on something, you want acknowledgment for your efforts just like everyone else. Advertisement Jordan Peele became the first African-American to win the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay in 2017 with Get Out, white people have won white supremacy for […]

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Three Takeaways As The Celtics Closed Out The Raptors In Game 7

The Eastern Conference Semifinal series between the Celtics and Raptors has reminded us about everything that’s great about the NBA Playoffs. The two teams slugged it out for seven thrilling games, and it all came to end on Friday night as Boston was able to sneak away with a 92-87 victory and punch its ticket […]

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