As pre-draft workouts continue this week on the Raptors Practice Court, the game changing day for NBA hopefuls inches closer; exactly three weeks away today. The excited anxiety has been captured at Air Canada Centre as local hopefuls strive for performance perfection and the Raptors organization preps for that slated 20th pick.
So what was Draft Day like for the current Raptors squad?
Toronto fans would remember three very well.
It was 2009 when the name DeMar DeRozan was linked with the city for the first time, being selected 9th by the team north of the border.