Raptors Exercise Fourth-Year Option On Ed Davis

The Toronto Raptors announced Wednesday they have exercised the fourth year team option on the Rookie Scale Contract of forward Ed Davis. Davis is now guaranteed through the 2013-14 season. In accordance with the league’s collective bargaining agreement, the Raptors had until October 31 to exercise their option on Davis. Per team policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Davis, 6-foot-10, 235 pounds, was the 13th overall pick by Toronto in the 2010 NBA Draft out of the University of North Carolina. He has averaged 7.0 points, 6.9 rebounds ...

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Kyle Lowry Injury Update

Raptors guard Kyle Lowry will undergo therapy and rehabilitation for a strained adductor muscle he sustained in his left leg during training camp last week in Halifax.

There is no timetable for his return to full basketball activity and he is not expected to participate in preseason games scheduled for this week.

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Raptors Announce Training Camp Roster

Camp opens Tuesday in Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Toronto Raptors announced Friday the team’s roster for training camp at Canada Games Centre in Halifax from October 2-6.

All practices will be closed to the public. Practices will be open to the media for the final 30 minutes. Players and coaches will be available only after a practice session and the intrasquad game. No flash photography or live shots will be allowed during practice and the intrasquad game.

Practice Schedule (subject to change)

2012 TORONTO RAPTORS ROSTER

(as of September 28, 2012)

HEAD COACH: Dwane ...

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Jonas Valanciunas Injury Update

Raptors centre Jonas Valanciunas sustained a left calf strain during a voluntary workout Saturday afternoon.

The injury is not thought to be serious and he will be treated as symptoms require.

A timeline for a return to full basketball activity has not been established.

 

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Raptors Sign McNeal And Wright

The Toronto Raptors announced Friday they have signed guard Jerel McNeal and forward Chris Wright. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed.

McNeal, 6-foot-3, 205 pounds, played last season in Italy with Fabi Shoes Montegranaro. He averaged 10.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.6 steals in 32 outings.

McNeal signed a 10-day contract with New Orleans in March 2011 but did not see any game action. He appeared in 47 NBA D-League contests with Rio Grande Valley, averaging 19.4 points, 4.4 assists and 34.4 minutes.

A 2009 product of Marquette University, ...

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Raptors Announce 2012-13 Broadcast Schedule

All 82-games available coast-to-coast in High Definition

View the Raptors 2012-13 Broadcast Schedule (.pdf)

The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday their broadcast schedule for the 2012-13 NBA season with all 82 regular season contests being broadcast in High Definition (HD) and televised nationally for a seventh consecutive season. This also marks the 10th straight campaign that the entire regular season schedule will be aired locally.

TSN and TSN2 will televise 47 Raptors contests across Canada during the 2012-13 campaign. TSN has the season opener against the Indiana Pacers on October 31 from Air Canada Centre. ...

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Raptors Re-Sign Jamaal Magloire

The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday they have re-signed veteran centre Jamaal Magloire. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed.

Magloire averaged 1.2 points, 3.3 rebounds and 11.0 minutes in 34 appearances with the Raptors last season. He posted season bests of seven points at Orlando on January 1 and 10 rebounds at New York on January 2.

Magloire is a veteran of 12 NBA seasons and owns career averages of 7.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 21.9 minutes in 680 regular season outings. He has appeared in 46 postseason contests, averaging 7.3 ...

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Raptors To Hold Annual Media Day On October 1

The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday the team’s annual media day will take place Monday, October 1 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Atrium located at Gate 5 on the west side of Air Canada Centre. Players and coaches will be available for interviews and photos.

Head Coach Dwane Casey and his team will begin training camp in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the Canada Games Centre from October 2-6 before returning to Toronto. A specific practice schedule with days and times will be released in the near future.

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Raptors Sign Dominic McGuire

 

The Toronto Raptors announced Wednesday they have signed forward Dominic McGuire. Per team policy, financial terms were not disclosed.

McGuire, 6-foot-9, 235 pounds, spent the 2011-12 season with Golden State, appearing in 64 games (six starts), averaging 3.5 points, 3.8 rebounds and 17.6 minutes. He achieved career highs in 2008-09 averaging 4.5 points, 5.4 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 26.2 minutes in 79 games (57 starts) with Washington.

McGuire was selected 47th overall in the 2007 NBA Draft by the Wizards and has also appeared in games for Sacramento (2009-10) and Charlotte (2010-11). ...

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Preseason Game At Memphis Moved To October 26

The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday their preseason game originally scheduled for Monday, October 15 at Memphis has been rescheduled to Friday, October 26. The contest will remain an 8 p.m. (ET) tip from the FedExForum.

Below is the updated 2012 Raptors preseason schedule.

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