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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

Prospecting: Kyle Anderson, James Young, Glenn Robinson III

With the 2014 NBA Draft inching closer and closer, teams around the league have reason to be excited for the incoming wave of young talent. Slotted at the #20, #37, and #59 spot in the selection process are the Toronto Raptors, who can go in quite a few directions with their picks. We previously took a … Read moreProspecting: Kyle Anderson, James Young, Glenn Robinson III

Prospecting: Jarnell Stokes, Shabazz Napier, T.J. Warren

The 2013-14 NBA draft kicks off in a few days and after an impressive regular season campaign, the Toronto Raptors will be picking 20th, 37th and 59th over the course of two rounds. Analysts and observers have compared this year’s draft to that of 2003, one of the most talented pools in NBA history, not … Read moreProspecting: Jarnell Stokes, Shabazz Napier, T.J. Warren