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  1. 23 days of Toronto Raptors history: #1 overall draft pick is.Andrea BargnaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Raptors Rapture

    ... still around, taking closely-guarded shots at every opportunity. The Raptors second-round selection at #35 was P.J. Tucker . Why the team gave up on him so early remains a mystery. He played 17 games and was chopped. I thought he was an interesting ...

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  2. The Raptors and the future of defense in the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Raptors HQ

    ... defenders the way Houston and Golden State are. Houston's ability to switch depended on key personnel including P.J. Tucker , Trevor Ariza , Luc Mbah A Moute and Clint Capela, all of whom can hold their own against a bigger pivot, or a quicker ...

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  3. Bruno Caboclo's last chance may be his bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | The Dream Shake

    ... role players within his system. As recent as this season, we saw a career below average three-point shooter in P.J. Tucker jump up to 37% on high volume simply due to his move to Houston. With all those factors working for him-and a perpetual weight ...

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  4. Toronto Raptors: Weekly NBA news including NBA Schedule releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Raptors Rapture

    APRIL 07: PJ Tucker #4 of the Houston Rockets defends Carmelo Anthony #7 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half at Toyota Center on April 7, 2018 in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  5. Kawhi may be feelin' the love from Raptors & fansRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2018 | Raptors Rapture

    ... and the Eastern championship, and Kawhi sticks around. After all, the only free agent we've "lost" recently was P.J. Tucker, who decided to go to Houston. Otherwise, DeMar, Kyle Lowry, Serge Ibaka, Fred VanVleet - they have all returned. Should I ...

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  6. A piece about PJ TuckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | The Dream Shake

    P.J. Tucker is an American 33-year-old NBA player who plays for the Houston Rockets as a small forward and power forward. He is roughly 6 ft 6 in and he was drafted in 2006 by the Toronto Raptors with the 33rd pick, but before the NBA he was raised in Raleigh, North Carolina and then played for the University of Texas and he gained many accolades for his performance at the University of Texas.

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  7. James Harden talks possibility of Carmelo Anthony joining RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    ... the Houston Rockets, left, winner of the most valuable player award, poses in the press room with his teammate P.J. Tucker at the NBA Awards on Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. (Photo by Richard ...

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  8. 2006 draft still resonates for today's Toronto RaptorsRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2018 | Raptors Rapture

    ... Adam Morrison, picked third and listed at #27 by HH. I think that's generous. Let's skip to the tenth choice, P.J. Tucker. He was chosen at #35 by Colangelo, then waived after 17 games, which led to a number of years of overseas play. P.J. returned ...

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  9. Raptors make no picks in NBA draftRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Magic president Jeff Weltman. Toronto's other second-round pick, 59th overall, was traded to Phoenix for forward P.J. Tucker in February 2017.

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  10. NBA Awards: James Harden wins MVP, Lou Williams named sixth man of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | The Wave

    ... the Houston Rockets, left, winner of the most valuable player award, appears in the press room with his teammate P.J. Tucker at the NBA Awards on Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. (Photo by Richard ...

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  11. NBA Draft Thread: All quiet on the Raptors front?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Raptors HQ

    Unless you live on a deserted island, you've surely heard that the Toronto Raptors don't have a draft pick - first or second round - in tonight's NBA Draft . After trading their 2018 picks away for DeMarre Carroll and P.J. Tucker , it could be a slow night for Masai Ujiri, Bobby Webster, and the Toronto front office.

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  12. The UDFA's left on the market worth pursuingRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2018 | Raptors Republic

    ... playmaking skills, he is easily the most sought after UDFA on the market. Williams' most apt comparison is P.J. Tucker, as they are both glue guys who can defend two-through-four (Tucker through five), knock down shots, make the right play, and use ...

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  13. Quiet Draft Night puts focus on Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | Raptors Republic

    It was expected to be a big, chaotic draft night this year, with a lot of speculation over how some of the picks would play out, and many of the teams with high picks said to be soliciting trade offers, looking to move bad contracts. This type of draft usually bodes well for the teams on the outside looking in, as the Raptors were this year, having traded their first round pick in the trade to move DeMarre Carroll's contract to the Brooklyn Nets a year ago, and their second round pick gone to Phoenix in the trade to acquire PJ Tucker at last season's trade deadline.

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  14. Raptors make no picks in NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | USA Today

    ... Magic president Jeff Weltman. Toronto's other second-round pick, 59th overall, was traded to Phoenix for forward P.J. Tucker in February 2017.

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  15. Raptors have no picks in NBA draft - how big a problem is that?Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2018 | Raptors Rapture

    MARCH 9: Kyle Lowry #7 of the Toronto Raptors dribbles the ball as P.J. Tucker #4 of the Houston Rockets defends during the second half of an NBA game at Air Canada Centre on March 9, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  16. CelticsBlog exit interview: Daniel TheisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Boston Celtics

    After the dust of 2017 free agency settled, the Celtics brought in 25-year-old Daniel Theis on a two-year deal at the league minimum salary. For Boston fans, the consensus immediate reaction to the signing was, "Ummm, who?" At the time, Theis may have been a secret intrigue within the private circles of general managers and talent evaluators, but he was completely off of the prospect radar for media members and bloggers.

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  17. Podcast: Coaching search continues and offseason previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Raptors Rapture

    ... many topics including: The Toronto Raptors need for an energy/glue guy and why the team should have resigned P.J. Tucker rather than Serge Ibaka Masai's reluctance to take a big swing and a couple of previous failures in his attempts to do so Your ...

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  18. PJ Tucker Had 3 Root Canals Before Game 7 vs. Warriors, Didn't Tell TeammatesRead the original story

    May 30, 2018 | BleacherReport

    Houston Rockets small forward PJ Tucker played Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors after undergoing three root canals. Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reported Tucker didn't inform his Rockets teammates about it before Monday's season-ending 101-92 loss at Toyota Center.

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  19. Player Review: The ghost of Norman PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Raptors HQ

    ... Norm had asserted himself as a solid pillar of the Raptors redemption team. With the exit of DeMarre Carroll , P.J. Tucker , and Cory Joseph this past off-season, Norm was expected to be a shoe-in to play the wing opposite DeMar DeRozan in the ...

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  20. Rockets peak in Game 2, and P.J. Tucker's phenomenal performance is no coincidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | KHOU-TV Houston

    P.J. Tucker has waited his whole career for this. The 33-year-old forward never played on a team that made the playoffs until last year, and this is the first time he has still had games to play in mid-May. P.J. Tucker has waited his whole career for this.

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