Tag Archives: Toronto Raptors

W10: Best Dunks from the NBA Slam Dunk Contest

We are just a few days away from the 2012 NBA All-Star Weekend. One of the staples of the event is clearly the Slam Dunk Contest, which has had its share of memorable moments over the last 25 years. Big … Continue reading

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W10: Most Overrated Players in the NBA

10) Andrew Bynum – Los Angeles Lakers Current Stats: 17.9 points, 14.9 rebounds, 1.7 blocks Overrated? : I just don’t see Andrew Bynum keeping up with this extraordinary pace that he has set for himself early on this season. When … Continue reading

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W10: Top 10 NBA Slam Dunks of 2011

10) Kevin Durant throws it down on Brendan Haywood!

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Early 2011-12 NBA Power Rankings

1) Miami Heat (58-24)                                                                     Key Additions: Shane Battier, Eddy Curry                                       Key Losses: N/A Player to watch: Lebron James Big Question: Just whose team is this!? 2) Dallas Mavericks (57-25)                                                           Key Additions: Brandon Wright, Vince Carter, Lamar Odom, Delonte … Continue reading

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Time To Vent: NBA Mega-Stars Joining Forces

“There’s no way, with hindsight, I would’ve ever called up Larry [Bird], called up Magic [Johnson] and said, ‘Hey, look, let’s get together and play on one team. But that’s … things are different. I can’t say that’s a bad … Continue reading

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To Tank or Not To Tank: 2011-12 Toronto Raptors

Michael Grange of Sportsnet.ca brought up an interesting idea for the Toronto Raptors in a column he wrote for the website yesterday afternoon. He believes that with the regular season being shortened to 66 games due to the Lockout, that … Continue reading

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W10: Top 10 Defining Moments In Toronto Raptors History

10. Toronto Raptors win 2006 Draft Lottery; select Andrea Bargnani first overall For the first time in franchise history, the Toronto Raptors were able to win the number one pick in the NBA draft. The team selected  Andrea Bargnani, a … Continue reading

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W10: Top 10 Toronto Raptor Players in Franchise History

Honorable Mentions: Jalen Rose, Doug Christie, Donyell Marshall, Jerome “JYD” Williams, Demar DeRozen, Marcus Camby 10. CHARLES OAKLEY (1998-2001) Raptors Stats: 7.9 PPG, 8.0 RPG, 3.0 APG Charles Oakley was the personification of toughness. He may not have been the … Continue reading

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