Toronto Raptors: All 3 possible outcomes for Kyle Lowry this season

Toronto Raptors: All 3 possible outcomes for Kyle Lowry this season

Kyle Lowry is entering the one-year deal of his contract and the Toronto Raptors have to decide what they’ll want to do with him this season. Before you say anything, yes, I love Lowry and wouldn’t want to trade him for anything. His number will be on a banner one day and he is the […]
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Author: Alexandro Fidanza / Raptors HQ

What should the Leafs do with Jason Spezza?

A one-year, $700,000 contract — that’s the price the Toronto Maple Leafs paid to have Jason Spezza on their roster this season.
It was a challenging year for the 37-year-old, who spent most of this season on the fourth line. One of the lowest points for him as a Maple Leaf came in the home opener, when he was scratched because of what former head coach, Mike Babcock said was lack of special teams practice.
He signed for the league minimum to live out his childhood dream of playing for the Leafs, and Babcock ruined it before the first game of the regular season.
For Spezza though, he was obviously disappointed, but that moment didn’t stop him from being what Kyle Dubas and the Maple Leafs wanted him to be — a role model for the younger players.
After most Leafs practices, you’d see Spezza working alongside players like Mitch Marner, helping with face-offs, or other parts of their games. Most recently, it was Nick Robertson, who shadowed the 17-year veteran.
“We’ve been able to get to know each other a little bit. I try to help him out with a few …

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Author: Nick Barden / The Leafs Nation

Toronto Raptors: Kyle Lowry extension paves path for loaded 2021 free agency

Kyle Lowry signing a one-year, $31M extension with the Toronto Raptors has significant implications for the summer of 2021 and the chase of Giannis Antetokounmpo. Overpaid. Not worth it. $31M extension is too much for a declining point guard. These are the opinions of some fans around the NBA as news broke that Kyle Lowry […]
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Author: Aditya Chandran / Raptors HQ

Kyle Lowry’s contract extension means the Toronto Raptors want to win

After signing Kyle Lowry to a one-year contract extension, it looks like the Toronto Raptors still have their sights firmly set on winning. The Toronto Raptors championship tour continues on! After winning their first-ever NBA title last season, the Raptors waltz into this season knowing they are the reigning NBA champions and that the general […]
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Author: Thomas Valentine / Raptors HQ

Why Vince Carter not signing with the Toronto Raptors was a good thing for both sides

  After signing a one-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks, Vince Carter won’t be returning to the Toronto Raptors for his final season. That’s a good thing, for all parties involved. Vince Carter and the Toronto Raptors have spent the last few seasons flirting with the possibility of a pre-retirement reunion. However, his decision to […]
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Author: Jordan Skuse / Raptors HQ