Raptors Injury Update

The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday the following injury updates:

Guard-forward Alan Anderson has a partially torn plantar fascia in his left foot. Anderson is estimated to be out for 3-6 weeks during the rehabilitation process.

Anderson sustained the injury with five seconds remaining in the third quarter of the November 10 game versus Philadelphia.

Forward-guard Landry Fields underwent ulnar nerve transposition surgery yesterday to address compression/entrapment in his right elbow. The surgery was performed by Dr. Andrew Weiland at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.

There is no timetable for a […]

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Four Raptors Named On The 2013 NBA All-Star Ballot

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The 2013 NBA All-Star Ballot was unveiled today during a special tip-off event in Houston, the Official Host City of NBA All-Star 2013. Named on the ballot are Toronto Raptors forward-centre Andrea Bargnani and guards Jose Calderon, DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry. NBA All-Star Balloting presented by Sprint began at 3:30 p.m. ET. The 62nd NBA All-Star Game, which will air live on TSN in Canada and reach fans in more than 220 countries and territories in more than 40 languages, will be played at Toyota Center on […]

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Raptors Games Change Broadcast Outlets

The Toronto Raptors announced Monday the following changes to their network television broadcast schedule for four upcoming games.

The Raptors play host to the Utah Jazz tonight at Air Canada Centre. Game time is 7 p.m. ET. on Sportsnet ONE and Sportsnet 590 The FAN.

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Raptors Sign DeRozan To Contract Extension

First-round pick has averaged 17 points per game over past two seasons

The Toronto Raptors announced Wednesday they have signed guard DeMar DeRozan to a multi-year contract extension. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed.

“DeMar has worked very hard and has been a significant part of the building process here in Toronto,” said Raptors President and General Manager Bryan Colangelo. “We view DeMar as a young, athletic and talented basketball player whose character fits what we are putting together.”

The 23-year-old DeRozan entered the 2012-13 season having averaged 14.1 points, 3.4 […]

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Raptors Games Change Broadcast Outlets

The Toronto Raptors announced Wednesday the following changes to their network television broadcast schedule for three upcoming games.

The Raptors play host to the Indiana Pacers in the season opener tonight at Air Canada Centre. Game time is 7 p.m. ET. (TSN/Sportsnet 590 The FAN).

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Raptors Set Opening Night Roster

The Toronto Raptors announced Monday their roster for Wednesday’s regular season opener against the Indiana Pacers at Air Canada Centre (7 p.m. TSN/Sportsnet 590 The FAN). In accordance with league rules, all teams were required to reduce their training camp rosters to a maximum of 15 players by 6 p.m. today.

Each team may have a maximum of 13 active players. Forwards Quincy Acy and Dominic McGuire have been listed as inactive for the purpose of submitting today’s roster.

The Raptors finished the 2012 preseason with a 6-1 mark.

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Raptors Waive Jamaal Magloire

The Toronto Raptors announced Saturday they have waived centre Jamaal Magloire.

The 12-year NBA veteran did not see any game action during the preseason. He appeared in 34 games with the Raptors last season, averaging 1.2 points, 3.3 rebounds and 11.0 minutes. Magloire is the first Canadian-born player to play for the Raptors.
The Toronto Raptors announced Saturday they have waived centre Jamaal Magloire.

The roster now stands at 15. The Raptors open the 2012-13 season October 31 versus Indiana at Air Canada Centre (7 p.m. ET, TSN, Sportsnet […]

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Raptors Waive McNeal, Wright

The Toronto Raptors announced Monday they have waived guard Jerel McNeal and forward Chris Wright.

McNeal saw action in one preseason outing, while Wright was a DNP-CD for all six games.

The roster now stands at 16. The Raptors continue their preseason schedule Friday at Memphis (8 p.m. ET). Toronto opens the 2012-13 season at home Oct. 31 versus Indiana (7 p.m. ET).

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MLSE Statement On The Passing of Lincoln M. Alexander

STATEMENT FROM TOM ANSELMI, PRESIDENT AND C.O.O. OF MAPLE LEAF SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT ON THE PASSING OF THE HONOURABLE LINCOLN M. ALEXANDER, PC, CC, OONT, CD, QC

Everyone at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment is saddened to learn of the passing of our dear friend The Honourable Lincoln Alexander. Our deepest sympathies go out to his wife Marni, his son Keith and their entire family.

Mr. Alexander was a pioneer, trailblazer and a great Canadian. He was a friend of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment and a fan of our teams. He […]

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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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