Monday Dec 9
Morning Coffee: December 9th Edition
In the end, the move amounts to nothing more than a salary dump. Of the four players that the Raptors are receiving, only Hayes, scheduled to make nearly US$6-million, has a fully guaranteed contract next year.
Monday Dec 9
Lewenberg: Raptors react to Gay trade after win over Lakers
On a night that seemed destined to belong to Kobe Bryant and the Lakers, it was the Toronto Raptors and their first-year general manager that stole the show.
Raptors Trade Rudy Gay to Kings in Exchange for Vasquez, Salmons, Hayes and Patterson
According to reports, the Toronto Raptors have traded Rudy Gay to the Sacramento Kings for a package of players.
The Coaching Question
After the absolute drubbing the Raptors received against the Warriors, yesterday, one hot topic of discussion has become how long Dwane Casey will remain head coach of the Raptors.
Conley, Leuer, Davis lead Grizzlies over Suns
Jon Leuer scored a career-high 23 points, Ed Davis added 21 points and 12 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies made the best of a makeshift lineup to defeat the Phoenix Suns 110-91 Tuesday night.
Super Late Reaction: Nuggets 112, Raptors 98
Got the start ahead of Johnson with Casey thinking he'd perform equally well as a starter as a bench player, but ended up having his usual game and the starting lineup change had a net effect of zero.
Armstrong: Five thoughts on Rose, Augustin, and more
Feel awful for him. He's one of my favourite players to watch. It's a significant blow to him and his team.
Made Up Trade: Spencer Hawes Ends Up With The Clippers In A Four-Team Trade
It seems some people occasionally believe these weekly trades are real, even though the title of the post is "Made Up Trade," I refer to the trade as "made up trade," and I mention that the trade was constructed by Ethan Giles , who is a friend of mine who is a college student.
Lewenberg: Raptors aim to solve ball movement dilemma
Ten months after their previous general manager pulled the trigger on a franchise-altering trade, the Raptors are still searching for their identity offensively while working around the obstacles created by that roster shakeup.