Category Archives: Basketball

Raptors Tactical: Signs of progress in the half-court offence against the Lakers

Title: Raptors Tactical: Signs of progress in the half-court offence against the Lakers
Date: August 2, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I broke down some of the transitional lineups I like for the Raptors and tried to build a rotation from there. Read an excerpt!

Podcast Appearance: Two View Crew

Title: Podcast Appearance: Two View Crew
Date: August 1, 2020
Original Source: Two View Crew
Synopsis: I joined the latest edition of the Two View Crew podcast to discuss the Raptors ahead of the NBA relaunch.

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Putting together potential Raptors transitional units and playoff rotations

Title: Putting together potential Raptors transitional units and playoff rotations
Date: July 31, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I broke down some of the transitional lineups I like for the Raptors and tried to build a rotation from there. Read an excerpt!

Video Podcast Appearance: SportsGrid

Title: Video Podcast Appearance: SportsGrid
Date: July 31, 2020
Original Source: SportsGrid
Synopsis: I joined the latest edition of SportsGrid to discuss the Raptors’ outlook as reseeding games begin.

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Raptors Today RTX appearance

Title: Raptors Today RTX appearance
Date: July 30, 2020
Original Source: Raptors Facebook and NBA TV Canada
Synopsis: I made an appearance on the latest episode of Raptors Today, discussing jersey messaging and the Raptors title chances in a segment called RTX.

You can check out my earlier TV appearances here.

Take our Raptors refresher quiz and prove you remember the 2019-20 season

Title: Take our Raptors refresher quiz and prove you remember the 2019-20 season
Date: July 30, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: We decided to hold a Raptors quiz The Athletic, gauging how well the fanbase remembers the season before we hit pause.
Read an excerpt!

Radio Appearance: SiriusXM Canada Talks

Title: Radio Appearance: SiriusXM Canada Talks
Date: July 29, 2020
Original Source: SiriusXM Radio
Synopsis: I appeared on SiriusXM Canada Talks to discuss the Raptors ahead of the NBA’s return to play.
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Raptors Report: Finding meaning and scouting takeaways from 3 scrimmages

Title: Raptors Report: Finding meaning and scouting takeaways from 3 scrimmages
Date: July 29, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I broke down some of my biggest takeaways from the Raptors’ three pre-relaunch scrimmages. Read an excerpt!

The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast – The Restart Is Here!

Title: The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast – The Restart Is Here!
Date: July 29, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In the latest edition of The Raptors Reasonablists Podcast, Eric Koreen and I break down the Raptors’ three scrimmages, tee up their restart, and discuss social justice in the bubble. Read an excerpt!

Improving his finishing could be key to Fred VanVleet’s growth, next contract

Title: Improving his finishing could be key to Fred VanVleet’s growth, next contract
Date: July 28, 2020
Original Source: The Athletic
Synopsis: In my latest for The Athletic Toronto, I wrote about the need for Fred VanVleet to improve his finishing, for the Raptors and for his next contract. Read an excerpt!