Raptors president Masai Ujiri traded for Serge Ibaka and P.J. Tucker in February as much to acquire their “Bird” rights this summer as to add talent for the stretch drive and the playoffs.
Toronto Raptors Norman Powell, “Every game I go in trying to figure out how to get better and ways I can take my game to the next level and get to where I want to be.”
The Toronto Raptors didn’t come away empty handed by allowing the Orlando Magic to steal away general manager Jeff Weltman. They managed to nab a future second round NBA Draft pick as compensation.
“Dillon (Brooks) is a guy who brings so much passion to the table,” Raptors Director, player personnel Dan Tolzman said about the local Canadian prospect from Mississauga.
LeBron James came home to Cleveland as much because the Miami Heat wouldn’t spend to win as much as Dan Gilbert and the Cavaliers promised they would.
There are plenty of clues coming out about what the Toronto Raptors rotation could look like next season. President Masai Ujiri isn’t exactly trying to hide what he believes in and the direction he will be taking his team.
“(T.J. Leaf) plays the right way,” Toronto Raptors Director, player personnel Dan Tolzman said. “Decision-making and team-oriented basketball, he’s elite at that.”