DeMar DeRozan @demar_derozan
Rest easy big fella...
Rest easy big fella...
Getting ready for the game vs Turkey. Prie rungtynes su Turkija. #MesULietuva
Magic ?? Warriors ?? Magic ?? Mavericks ?? Raptors ?????? KNIGHTS! Help us welcome NBA coaching vet Tom Sterner to the #UCFamily as our new Director of Program Development! #????
Gonzaga's Domantas Sabonis has the toughness and basketball IQ that GM Masai Ujiri covets. Besides LSU's Ben Simmons, there may not be a more skilled big man in the 2016 draft. Ford: Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)
Cory Joseph has moved on to the Toronto Raptors after spending the first four years of his NBA career with the San Antonio Spurs. The Raptors are getting a preview of what he can do as the point guard is currently playing for the Canadian National Team.
Luis Scola has scored 17 and former NBA player Andres Nocioni has 13, but the rest of Argentina's squad has combined for just 20 as they trail 60-50 heading to the fourth quarter of their FIBA Americas warmup vs. Canada.
DaMarre Carroll will maintain his defense-first mentality with his new team.
Night of too many bros. East Atlanta wasn't ready #Raptors #squad #EAV #bros
Starting center Jonas Valanciunas has officially signed a four-year, $64 million extension and most followers of the Toronto Raptors believe this a good deal for the player and team moving forward.
By agreeing to a $64-million contract extension, Jonas Valanciunas chose certainty over the potential for big money when the salary cap goes way up next year, writes Kevin Pelton. Can he live up to it? (Insider)
Jonas Valanciunas could be leaving more than $25 million on the table, but his new extension makes sense for him and the Raptors, writes Kevin Pelton
Toronto inked the center Valanciunas to a multiyear extension, the club announced. ESPN's Marc Stein reports it's a four-year, $64M deal. Valanciunas averaged 10.9 points and 8.0 rebounds with the Raptors last season. Details
Super happy! :)) Best city and best fans in @NBA for another 4 years. Aciu! Can't wait for @Raptors season. And go @BlueJays :)) #WeTheNorth
The Raptors released their preseason schedule, which features a slew of neutral-site games.
The Toronto Raptors have signed center Jonas Valanciunas to a multiyear contract extension, the team announced Thursday.
Canada's lone representative occupies a respectable spot in Paul Lukas' rankings. The Blue Jays carry the torch for Toronto with a perfect update to an older look. Uni Watch: Best-dressed cities
Kevin Pelton and Chad Ford discuss how devastating the projected loss of lottery picks could be for the Nets and Knicks, and how the Celtics and Raptors could use them.
The Toronto Raptors and center Jonas Valanciunas are in advanced discussions on a four-year contract extension worth in excess of $60 million, according to league sources.
Do you agree with where our ESPN Forecast panel sees the Raptors in the East standings next season? Chime in with #ESPNForecast on Twitter.
The Summer Forecast projects the Raptors will drop to 44 wins. Bradford Doolittle finds that unlikely since Toronto has added key role players and a potential star in rookie Delon Wright. Summer Forecast hits and misses (Insider)
Summer Forecast is back! How will the Eastern Conference standings shake out in 2015-16? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early projections.
DeMar DeRozan's experience in last year’s World Cup should increase his chances as a backup on Team USA, according to Kevin Pelton. DeRozan will have to prove that he’s an elite 3-and-D player to beat out his competition. Team USA candidates (Insider)
The Lakers rookie definitely doesn't worry about going with popular opinion.
The "other" Morris twin expects to follow his brother out of Phoenix soon. Kevin Pelton wonders if the Suns could find a suitable replacement at power forward on Toronto's roster. Possible Markieff deals (Insider)
Norman Powell, the 46th selection in the 2015 NBA draft, played well during the Las Vegas Summer League and until training camp opens he is planning to spend a lot of time in the gym working on his game.
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