Category Archives: The Athletic

The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast – Raptors free Agency Recap

Title: The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast – Raptors free Agency Recap
Date: November 24, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In the latest edition of The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast, Eric Koreen and I break down the opening few days of free agency for the Raptors. Read an excerpt!

Raptors’ options at centre now that Serge Ibaka is a Clipper

Title: Raptors’ options at centre now that Serge Ibaka is a Clipper
Date: November 22, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I looked at the Raptors options at centre with Serge Ibaka (and maybe Marc Gasol) moving on. Read an excerpt!

Raptors roster and cap update: Sizing up Aron Baynes and other weekend deals

Title: Raptors roster and cap update: Sizing up Aron Baynes and other weekend deals
Date: November 22, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I wrote about a trio of Raptors’ signings after losing their two incumbent centres, and where they go from here. Read an excerpt!

What Fred VanVleet’s new deal means for the Raptors now, next summer and beyond

Title: What Fred VanVleet’s new deal means for the Raptors now, next summer and beyond
Date: November 21, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I wrote about the Raptors re-signing Fred VanVleet and all of the implications – cap, roster, vibes – related to it. Read an excerpt!

Why the Raptors chose Tampa as their temporary home and what comes next

Title: Why the Raptors chose Tampa as their temporary home and what comes next
Date: November 20, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, Eric Koreen and I broke down the Raptors’ decision to start their season in Tampa after the Canadian government declined their request to play in Toronto. Read an excerpt!

Raptors select Jalen Harris at No. 59: Scouting breakdown

Title: Raptors select Jalen Harris at No. 59: Scouting breakdown
Date: November 19, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I broke down the Raptors’ selection of Jalen Harris at No. 59. Read an excerpt!

The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast – NBA Draft Analysis on Flynn and Harris + What is coming for Free Agency?

Title: The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast – NBA Draft Analysis on Flynn and Harris + What is coming for Free Agency?
Date: November 19, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In the latest edition of The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast, Eric Koreen and I review the Raptors’ draft and tee up free agency. Read an excerpt!

Raptors free agency: Cap update, Fred VanVleet market, buy-low targets and more

Title: Raptors free agency: Cap update, Fred VanVleet market, buy-low targets and more
Date: November 19, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I updated the Raptors’ cap sheet, free agent statuses and buy-low options ahead of the official start of the offseason. Read an excerpt!

Raptors select Malachi Flynn at No. 29: A scouting breakdown and why he’s a fit

Title: Raptors select Malachi Flynn at No. 29: A scouting breakdown and why he’s a fit
Date: November 18, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I broke down the Raptors’ selection of Malachi Flynn at No. 29. Read an excerpt!

Raptors draft targets, free agent gems and 2021 plans: Offseason mailbag Pt. 3

Title: Raptors draft targets, free agent gems and 2021 plans: Offseason mailbag Pt. 3
Date: November 18, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I opened up the mailbag to answer reader questions about the Raptors plans in the draft, free agency and more. Read an excerpt!