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8 hrs ago | TSN.ca

Lewenberg: Johnson gets second chance with Raptors

In a surprising roster move early Thursday morning, Toronto finalized an agreement to bring back the 27-year-old free agent at a reported $5 million, fully guaranteed, over the next two years.

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12 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Raptors officially re-sign guard Kyle Lowry to multi-year contract

In this April 9, 2014 file photo, Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry smiles at the crowd late in second half NBA action against the Philadelphia 76ers in Toronto.

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14 hrs ago | Raptors Republic

Re: 3 reasons why the Greivis Vasquez deal makes sense

For critics of the move, resource allocation is the sticking point. Generally speaking, paying $6.5 million to the backup point guard isn't good asset management, especially when he has a solid incumbent ahead of him in the lineup.

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19 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Have Toronto Raptors' Offseason Moves Created Logjam at Point Guard Position?

In trading John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks for combo guard Lou Williams and prospect Lucas Nogueira , the Toronto Raptors effectively hedged against losing out on the real prize: restricted free-agent point guard Kyle Lowry .

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Hardwood Paroxysm

DeMar DeRozan Works On His Handles In Walmart With A Caution Jacket On

The traditional shooting guard is a dying breed. Well, every position is a dying breed now that there are "hybrids" and "tweeners," but more so than any of the other position on the basketball court, shooting guards are dying off the quickest.

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Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, San Antonio Spurs, Manu Ginobili

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BleacherReport

Best Bargain-Bin 2014 Free-Agency Options for Toronto Raptors

The Toronto Raptors don't need to hit it out of the park as they fill their final few roster spots, but with so many bargain-bin free agents still available, there's always a chance that general manager Masai Ujiri could land a valuable contributor with his remaining cap space.

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Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Greivis Vasquez, Landry Fields, Tyler Hansbrough, John Salmons, NBA Players

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Raptors Rapture

Bruno Caboclo's progress - how to turn him from prospect to Raptor

The die is cast with Bruno Caboclo. He's a Toronto Raptor, but is not ready to suit up for real games.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

USA Today

Can the Raptors turn Toronto into a NBA destination?

Raptors' mission: Make Toronto into NBA destination The Raptors don't land marquee free agents.

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Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, Jonas Valanciunas, Greivis Vasquez, Patrick Patterson, NBA Players

Raptors Republic

Morning Coffee - Sat, Jul 5

Patterson was very effective in the post-season, too - one of the few Raptors who was a positive contributor, more or less, in all seven games.

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ABS-CBN News

DeRozan, Johnson light up NBA 3X PH

NBA stars DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors and Wesley Johnson of the Los Angeles Lakers thrilled Filipino basketball fans Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall when they gamely participated in various events of the NBA 3X Philippines.

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ABS-CBN News

Special Olympic athletes get to shine at NBA 3X PH

Twenty-eight Special Olympic athletes got the chance to sharpen their basketball skills when they participated in an NBA Cares program during the NBA 3X Philippines event Sunday at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Raptors Rapture

From sedentary to frantic - Masai Ujiri re-builds Raptors roster

Mar 30, 2014; Orlando, FL, USA; Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan celebrates with forward Steve Novak against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

TSN.ca

Three-Man Weave: Stories from the early days of free agency

With the NBA Free Agency period beginning midnight on July 1st, many teams were out pitching their benefits to potential players.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

ABS-CBN News

NBA's De Rozan, Johnson arrive in Manila

NBA stars DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors and Wesley Johnson of the LA Lakers are currently in Manila for this weekend's NBA 3X Philippines 2014.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

SLAM! Sports

Raptors sign Kyle Lowry to four-year extension

The Raptors reached a verbal agreement with the star point guard late Wednesday evening, sources confirmed to the Sun.

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Hardwood Houdini

Boston Celtics Re-Sign Avery Bradley

Mar 28, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley dribbles against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Raptors Rapture

DeMar DeRozan - '13-'14 season report card

May 4, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan advances the ball over the Playoffs decal painted on the court against the Brooklyn Nets in game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Air Canada Centre.

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The Washington Post

Kyle Lowry is the top point guard on the market

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry is the second best guard inked to a deal with China's PEAK SPORTS.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Raptors Republic

Bruno Caboclo Situation Parallels Tracy McGrady

I have to go back to the time we drafted Tracy McGrady to find an example of the Raptors selecting a player they truly didn't expect to contribute in the near-term and were content developing on the side, solely because of his potential.

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Raptors Rapture

Which draft-day deals affect the Raptors?

Jan 22, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Dallas Mavericks guard Jose Calderon goes to pass the ball as Toronto Raptors guard Greivis Vasquez defends at the Air Canada Centre.

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