Raptors Cage

Raptors Cage’s Non-Lottery Fantasy Draft

Last week, Raptors Cage took our own shot at drafting two 15-man rosters, with a $100M salary cap, using all current players’ contracts from the 2019-2020 season. One busy week of NBA news and rumours later, we decided to take our jab at another fantasy draft – this time, with no salary restriction, but one … Read moreRaptors Cage’s Non-Lottery Fantasy Draft

The Late 20’s: Paul Reed Scouting Report

Name: Paul Reed Dominant Hand: Right Age: 20.8 Height: 6’9 Wingspan: 7’1 (no exact measurement found) Weight: 220 lbs School: DePaul Position: PF/SF ESPN Top 100 Ranking: Unranked NBADraft.Net Mock Ranking: 37 Character Character is often an overlooked aspect when it comes to scouting an athlete. However, in the NBA alone, we have seen too … Read moreThe Late 20’s: Paul Reed Scouting Report

The late 20’s: Aaron Nesmith Scouting Report

Name: Aaron Nesmith Dominant Hand: Right Age: 20.4 Height: 6’6 Wingspan: 6’10 Weight: 215 lbs School: Vanderbilt Position: SG/SF 2018 ESPN Top 100 Ranking: 69 NBADraft.Net Mock Ranking: 21 Passing: Passing is certainly the greatest shortcoming of Nesmith’s game. As a sophomore this season with a 6.7 minute per game increase, and a 5.6% usage … Read moreThe late 20’s: Aaron Nesmith Scouting Report

Dewan Hernandez Could Be a Steal

In the NBA, it is not often that a late second-round-pick has the opportunity to sign a multi-year NBA contract with any guaranteed money. Last night, The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported just that: The Toronto Raptors and the 59th overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft had agreed to a three-year, partially guaranteed contract, making … Read moreDewan Hernandez Could Be a Steal

Draft Possibilities: Part Two

For Kempton Ashley’s five favourite workout prospects, click here We’ve had a couple days to celebrate. We’ve let it sink in (somewhat). The Toronto Raptors have achieved the ultimate goal that every NBA team exists for, every basketball player world for, and every fan cheers for. We’re motherfu**ing NBA Champions baby.   Free agency is … Read moreDraft Possibilities: Part Two

Report: Raptors interested in acquiring high draft pick to select Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

Earlier today, while Raptors fans were all minding their own business, Marc Stein dropped this on us. Draft scuttle: Hearing Toronto is exploring all of its trade options in hopes of assembling a deal to acquire a draft pick high enough to select Kentucky's Shai Gilgeous-Alexander — Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) June 18, 2018 Who would’ve … Read moreReport: Raptors interested in acquiring high draft pick to select Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

Toronto Raptors will receive rights to Norman Powell in Vasquez trade

The Toronto Raptors recieved the 46th pick in this draft after completing a draft-day trade to send Greivis Vasquez to the Milwaukee Bucks. With that 46th pick the Bucks selected guard Norman Powell out of UCLA for the Raptors. The Raptors took point guard Delon Wright with the 20th pick in the first round. Raptors … Read moreToronto Raptors will receive rights to Norman Powell in Vasquez trade