TORONTO — Greivis Vasquez was out doing some Christmas shopping when he got a call from his agent on Sunday. The Sacramento Kings were about to trade the point guard. 567 more words
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TORONTO — Greivis Vasquez couldn’t help but be excited when he watched his new Raptors team beat the Los Angeles Lakers last weekend.
It wasn’t so much about the win, but about the way that Toronto played — especially the pick-and-roll play of forwards Amir Johnson and Jonas Valanciunas. 451 more words
Moribund. Who doesn’t relish big words?
It’s an appropriate description of two flagging Canadian pro sports franchises making news this week. The Toronto Raptors, who seemingly were last relevant when those very beasts roamed the Earth, and Calgary Flames, ditto, made moves (again) that signal rebuild (again). 513 more words
The Nets reportedly have interest in trading for Raptors guard Kyle Lowry.
9:47 PM: The Nets have resisted including their 2020 first rounder or Mason Plumlee in a deal for Lowry ( 289 more words
The Chuck Hayes era in Toronto will have to wait.
Greivis Vasquez, John Salmons and Patrick Patterson — the other players acquired by Raptors from Sacramento — will be available to play on Friday against Philadelphia, but Hayes will miss the game against the 76ers. 222 more words