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Justifying The Hype Around The Iceman, Matt Thomas

The Raptors’ offseason acquisitions these past couple of weeks have ranged from former lottery picks, to intriguing raw projects, to forgotten-about undrafted players. Through it all, there seems to be one guy who the fan base is particularly excited about – an unlikely candidate given his stature as compared to the other signings: Matt Thomas. … Read moreJustifying The Hype Around The Iceman, Matt Thomas

Raptors Sign EuroLeague’s Matt Thomas

Featured image by Bryon Houlgrave/The Des Moines Register via AP   According to Shams Charania and other sources, Matt Thomas of Valencia BC in Liga ACB has agreed to three-year, $4.2M deal with the Toronto Raptors. Thomas is a 6-4 guard who averaged 11.4 points with Valencia BC in 20.3 minutes, while shooting an intriguing … Read moreRaptors Sign EuroLeague’s Matt Thomas

Raptors Interested In Signing Israeli PG?

The Toronto Raptors are one of multiple teams potentially interested in bringing Israeli stud PG Gal Mekel to an NBA roster. Makel, 25, has caught the eyes of many scouts after a fantastic performance against the Euroleague powerhouse Maccabi Electra Tel-Aviv, as well as some great workouts for various NBA teams. To me, Mekel seems like a traditional … Read moreRaptors Interested In Signing Israeli PG?