Throwback Thursday: Gimme Some Mo

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Trends come and go. Some are just plain legendary and some are legendary for their laughs. Think of that prom picture of you framed on your parents mantel.

Our fashion flare came from our idols and if you grew up in the 80’s and 90’s, some famous NBA standouts may have been the trendsetters. Maybe you rocked the short shorts while channeling Jordan out on your driveway, or ate your PB&J sandwich/ wrote a test/ took swimming lessons/ played Mario Kart/ walked the dog all while getting the power from your […]

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Gay Shines In Debut As Raptors Rout Clippers At ACC

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TORONTO (CP) — It took all of couple of minutes for Rudy Gay to breathe new hope into Toronto Raptors fans.

Two minutes after the team’s newest player checked in to the Raptors’ 98-73 rout of the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday, the explosive small forward took flight for a huge alley-oop dunk from DeMar DeRozan. Twenty seconds later, DeRozan found a sprinting Gay again.

Another big dunk, another roar of approval from the capacity crowd of 19,800 at Air Canada Centre.

“DeMar is a great player, he’s by far the best […]

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Pre-Game With John Lucas III

John Lucas III was a contributor to the Bulls last season and I spoke to the guard pre-game about facing his former team tonight (7PM, Sportsnet One, FAN590).

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Calderon’s Triple-Double Powers Raptors Past Rockets

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Top Plays:  Jonas & Sabonis | Ross Rejection | DeRozan Reverse Jam | Davis Facial| Calderon Crossover
Post Game: Dwane Casey | Jose Calderon | Alan Anderson | DeMar DeRozan | Jonas Valanciunas

TORONTO — Jose Calderon was holding court with a couple dozen reporters in the post-game locker-room when Kyle Lowry walked by and said “Good game Amigo.”

Calderon had 18 points, 10 rebounds and 14 assists — his second career triple-double — to lead the short-handed Raptors to a 103-96 victory over the […]

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Rockets

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 106 Spurs 111

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Pacers (The Trouble With Triple-OT)

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 140 Jazz 133 (3 OT)

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Ask Jack – November 3, 2012

Jack’s talking Andrea Bargnani, Jonas Valanciunas and who might bring it off the bench for the Raptors in the season’s first edition of Ask Jack…

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Full House At Practice As Season Opener Looms

It was all hands on deck for the Raptors at practice on Monday in a workout session head coach Dwane Casey described as the team’s last hard practice for a while.

A full complement of players might come as somewhat of a surprise given a pair of gruesome collisions that sent guards Jose Calderon and John Lucas III to the deck with leg injuries at Sunday’s intrasquad game, not to mention a poke to eye of DeMar DeRozan that sent him to the bench.

Yet all three were full participants on Monday […]

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