Raptors, Magic Make Serge Ibaka Trade Official

The Toronto Raptors have officially acquired power forward Serge Ibaka from the Orlando Magic in-exchange for Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round pick. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical was the first to report the trade earlier on Tuesday morning. Toronto, who owns two first-round picks in the 2017 NBA Draft, will send the lower firstContinue reading “Raptors, Magic Make Serge Ibaka Trade Official”

VIDEO: DeMar DeRozan Posterizes Jahlil Okafor

Toronto Raptors star guard DeMar DeRozan didn’t hold back against the Philadelphia 76ers tonight in the Raptors’ 123-114 win on Wednesday night. DeRozan poured in 31 points on 11-18 shooting from the field and 9-11 from the free throw line to give him his 13th game of the 2016-2017 season with 30 or more points.Continue reading “VIDEO: DeMar DeRozan Posterizes Jahlil Okafor”

Dwyane Wade’s 30 Points Lead Heat to Overtime Victory in Game 4

The Miami Heat needed Dwyane Wade for a pivotal game four versus the Toronto Raptors last night, and Dwyane Wade showed up in a BIG way. Wade scored 30 points in 39 minutes on 13-24 shooting to lead the Heat to a 94-87 overtime win over the Raptors to lead all players in scoring. WithContinue reading “Dwyane Wade’s 30 Points Lead Heat to Overtime Victory in Game 4”

Hassan Whiteside (MCL Sprain) Declared Out for Game 4

The Miami Heat just announced that big man Hassan Whiteside will not play in the team’s pivotal game four Eastern Conference Semifinals game versus the Toronto Raptors today due to a knee injury: https://twitter.com/MiamiHEAT/status/729692640103571456?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Etweet Whiteside suffered the MCL sprain in his right knee during the second quarter of Miami’s 95-91 loss in game three versusContinue reading “Hassan Whiteside (MCL Sprain) Declared Out for Game 4”

Rembering Kobe’s 81-Point Game on Day of Final Career Game vs. Raptors

January 23rd, 2006 saw the 2nd greatest scoring performance in NBA history that is only second to Wilt the Stilt Chamberlain. Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant put up 81 points versus the Toronto Raptors on that day in 2006, scoring  81 points on 46 shots, making 28 of them for a 60% field goalContinue reading “Rembering Kobe’s 81-Point Game on Day of Final Career Game vs. Raptors”

Five Potential Landing Spots for Jamal Crawford if Clippers Trade him

Rumors have been swirling the best few days and weeks that the Los Angeles Clippers could be looking to move Jamal Crawford. Moving Crawford would make sense, as the team has a crowded shooting guard corps with of course Crawford, J.J. Redick, and the newly acquired Lance Stephenson. Here are five potential landing spots forContinue reading “Five Potential Landing Spots for Jamal Crawford if Clippers Trade him”

LaMarcus Aldridge Choses Spurs Over Suns

The top free agent on the market is headed to the San Antonio Spurs as power forward LaMarcus Aldridge will sign a four-year deal with the team. The contract is worth 80 million over the four period, just as we expected. Aldridge will sign a four-year, $80 million maximum contract with San Antonio, league sourceContinue reading “LaMarcus Aldridge Choses Spurs Over Suns”

Millsap Stays in Atlanta

Atlanta Hawks big man Paul Millsap will be staying in Atlanta on a 3 year $58m deal, with the third year being a player option. In his first two years with the Hawks, Millsap was a two time All Star and helped turn his team into a title contender. Millsap averaged 16.7 points and 7.8Continue reading “Millsap Stays in Atlanta”

LaMarcus Aldridge Won’t be Joining the Los Angeles Lakers

Despite the recruitment coming everywhere from Lakers fans worldwide, free agent power forward LaMarcus Aldridge will not sign with the Lakers according to Mike Bresnahan of the Los Angeles Times. The Lakers were a 50-50 choice for Aldridge, but he didn’t like the basketball part of the presentation also according to Bresnahan. LaMarcus Aldridge willContinue reading “LaMarcus Aldridge Won’t be Joining the Los Angeles Lakers”

Lou Williams Named 6th Man of the Year

One of the most underrated acquisitions of the NBA off-season was the Toronto Raptors making a trade with the Atlanta Hawks for shooting guard Lou Williams. The move paid off for The Raptors big time. When DeMar DeRozan went down most people thought the Raptors would take a step back. Lou Williams didn’t let thatContinue reading “Lou Williams Named 6th Man of the Year”

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