There are a couple of teams with a case of buyer’s remorse that have players who could fit the bill for Toronto if Raptors president Masai Ujiri can be convinced to take on their bloated salaries.
Remember when Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri took a flyer on Bruno Caboclo instead of the more proven young prospect Clint Capela in the 2014 NBA Draft.
Toronto Raptors DeMar DeRozan bumps the Warriors two-time MVP and four-time All-NBA Team Stephen Curry to the All-NBA Third Team by a single point in the voting.
The Toronto Raptors are CHEAP, they’ve always been cheap and one can’t help but wonder if this is affecting their search for a new head coach.
It wouldn’t be hard to argue that the best bench boss currently available on the open market is the Raptors former head coach Dwane Casey, but there is an almost endless list qualified replacements out there like Mike Budenholzer.
Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri is a “nice guy,” as nice and polite a person as you are going to meet, but he’s proven himself to be ruthless when it comes to his vision for his team.
Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey is about to be recognized as the NBA’s Coach of the Year by the people that actually know something about the job – his peers.