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13 min ago | ABS-CBN News

Houston might release Lin to get Miami's Bosh

To sign free agent forward Chris Bosh to a four-year, $88 million contract, the Houston Rockets have some work to do.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Steve Novak

4 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

NBA free agents: Class of 2014

Agreed to terms : Lavoy Allen , Steve Blake , Avery Bradley , Darren Collison , Nando de Colo , Boris Diaw , Jordan Farmar , Channing Frye , Ben Gordon , Marcin Gortat , Danny Granger , Aaron Gray , Devin Harris , Spencer Hawes , Gordon Hayward , James Johnson , Chris Kaman , Shaun Livingston , Kyle Lowry , Cartier Martin , Josh McRoberts , Jodie ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Washington Wizards, New Orleans Hornets

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets NBA Free Agency: Who's next?

Apr 14, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Milwaukee Bucks guard Ramon Sessions tries to get by Toronto Raptors guard Greivis Vasquez at the Air Canada Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, New Orleans Hornets, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, Utah Jazz, Houston Rockets, Ramon Sessions, NBA Players

BleacherReport

What's Next for Toronto Raptors After Locking Up Core Long-Term?

Any NBA general manager worth his salt will tell you he has an offseason plan in place for once his team's campaign comes to an end.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, Terrence Ross, Greivis Vasquez, Patrick Patterson, NBA Players

Raptors Rapture

Vasquez returns, & a few surprises - Raptors roster almost done

May 4, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Brooklyn Nets guard Joe Johnson drives to the net against Toronto Raptors guard Greivis Vasquez in game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Air Canada Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greivis Vasquez, NBA Players, Kyle Lowry, Memphis Grizzlies, James Johnson

Raptors Republic

Report: James Johnson Returns to Raptors

Late night we get Vasquez singing, early morning Raptors agree on two-year deal with former Raptor James Johnson, sources confirm Johnson inked a two-year deal, worth about $2.5 million US a season, slightly more than the $2.077 million bi-annual exception, since other teams were sniffing around him.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Terrence Ross, Landry Fields, NBA Players, James Johnson

Raptors Republic

Raptors Update: Salary Cap, Roster and Rotation

The roster is taking a pretty clear shape, with 14 names now more or less locked in.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, Greivis Vasquez, Landry Fields, Patrick Patterson, NBA Players, Chuck Hayes

Denver Post

NBA Free Agency: Cavs complete 3-way trade; other deals

Jarrett Jack, left, has been traded to the Brooklyn Nets in a three-team deal to clear cap space for the Cavs if LeBron James decides to sign with them.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, New Orleans Hornets, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Jazz get Novak from Raptors

The Utah Jazz acquired forward Steve Novak and a draft pick from the Toronto Raptors in exchange for guard Diante Garrett on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, Steve Novak, NBA Players, Diante Garrett

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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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greivis Vasquez, NBA Players, Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan, Amir Johnson, John Salmons

Raptors Republic

Re: Live Blog: Toronto Raptors Press Conference - Kyle Lowry

It's Zarar here.taking you through this live stream here - also here via Sportsnet .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, NBA Players

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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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Greivis Vasquez, NBA Players, Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan

Raptors HQ

NBA Free Agency: Raptors Bring James Johnson Back on 2-Year Deal

Top of the checklist was re-signing Kyle Lowry , and hopefully bringing back forward Patrick Patterson , and guard Greivis Vasquez .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, Greivis Vasquez, Landry Fields, John Salmons, Patrick Patterson, NBA Players

CBC News

Kyle Lowry, Raptors to make new deal official

The Toronto Raptors have called a news conference for 10 a.m. ET to announce point guard Kyle Lowry's re-signing with the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, NBA Players

Brew Hoop

Rockets and 76ers have a Lin deal in place (maybe), Vasquez gets new contract with Toronto

You snooze you loose, and while the Bucks certainly haven't done anything to lose free agency yet, they haven't done a whole lot to win it either.

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Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Carlos Delfino, Chris Wright, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Jeremy Lin

Golden State of Mind

A Few Ways Warriors can use the TPE

Warriors get Brandon Bass from the Celtics ; Gives back court presence at a reasonable salary.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Bass, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Boston Celtics, Thaddeus Young, Philadelphia 76ers, Chuck Hayes, Jeremy Lin, Houston Rockets

TSN.ca

First round pick Caboclo tweets he's signed with Raptors

The most important day of my life. Signed the contract with The Raptors. #WeTheNorth O dia mais http://t.co/nfQWVP1zvx Caboclo, is a 6-8 swingman from Brazil who won't turn 19 until September.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kyle Lowry, Patrick Patterson, NBA Players

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Toronto Star

Raptors re-sign restricted free agent Greivis Vasquez

Greivis Vasquez has agreed to a two-year, $13 million contract, according to team and league sources, as Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri continues to lock up necessary pieces from last year's team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Greivis Vasquez

BleacherReport

Complete Guide to NBA Free Agent Signing Period

NBA free agency has given us enough gut feelings, amorphous "sources" and clandestine surveillance of Dan Gilbert's private jet to last a lifetime.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks, Detroit Pistons

Raptors Republic

Landry Fields: Last Shot for the Man with No Shot

The Raptors have a mid-level available and have two ways to spend that money: sign a backup big or sign a wing defender.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Landry Fields, NBA Players, John Salmons

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