Orlando president of basketball operations Jeff Weltman would be crazy not to go after Raptors 905 head coach Jerry Stackhouse or Raptors assistant coach Nick Nurse.
Soon after Lorenzo Brown found out he was this year’s NBA G League MVP, the Toronto Raptors converted his status to a standard NBA contract just in time for the NBA playoffs.
“(Khem Birch)’s been playing great,” Orlando Magic head coach Frank Vogel said prior to the team’s game in Toronto. “Every opportunity that he’s gotten to play this year he’s nailed it.”
Do the Toronto Raptors want to win 60 games? There are two schools of thought about rest versus rust and even about taking the risk of getting hurt in a “meaningless” contest.
Derrick White scored a game-high 35 points for the Spurs in Austin on Sunday night to take Game One of the best-of-three NBA G League Finals from the defensing champion Mississauga Raptors 905.
While the Toronto Raptors have toughness in players like Kyle Lowry, Fred VanVleet and Jonas Valanciunas, they have an old fashioned enforcer in Serge Ibaka.
The Toronto Raptors cruised to a new franchise record for wins in a season at 57 and secured first place in the Eastern Conference with a 92-73 win over the Pacers.