Were The 2013-14 Raptors The Best Team In Franchise History?

Objectively, the 2013-14 Raptors had the best regular season record, best road record, best record against the West, won games by the biggest margin of victory and had the best starting lineup of any Raptors team and won the Atlantic Division. “It’s a hell of an accomplishment,” Amir Johnson said. “It is something we get to show our kids when we get old and we come back here. We can point up and say our team won that.”

Steve Nash Is Having Fun Helping Team Canada

Canada’s Senior Men’s National Team General Manager Steve Nash could be seen having a lot of fun hanging out and playing basketball over the three days of practice at the Air Canada Centre. “Their careers are an incredible source of pride for me,” Nash said. “So to watch them develop and grow and play is huge.”

Canada Missing Wiggins, Stauskas, Ennis, Bennett, Thompson

As Team Canada prepares to head overseas for a series of 11 exhibition games against the top National basketball teams in Europe, they will be missing many of the current and future star players who will be needed next summer in order to win a trip to the 2016 Olympics. For various reasons Anthony Bennett, Tristan Thompson, Joel Anthony, Andrew Wiggins, Nik Stauskas and Tyler Ennis will not be playing for the Senior Men’s National Team this time around.

Cory Joseph Brings Leadership To A Young Team Canada

Canada’s Senior Mens National Team (SMNT) is young, so young in fact that General Manager Steve Nash says, “Guys that have been in the NBA for two or three years, those are veterans on this team.” Cory Joseph is one of those veterans and Team Canada is looking to him for leadership as they head out on an 11 game exhibition series in Europe that starts on Thursday in Slovenia.