2017 NBA Free agent predictions

June 30, 2017

  The NBA off-season gets underway tonight at midnight. Some big chips have already fallen as Jimmy Butler has been traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves, while Chris Paul has left Los Angeles for the Houston Rockets where he will join forces with James Harden.     Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, Gordon Hayward, Blake Griffin and others headline a star studded 2017 NBA free agent class.     Here are my…


Are Raptors playing to win or are they happy with losing?

May 2, 2016

There’s a bunch of pride going on in Toronto and I don’t know why. Jays are Jay-ing, the Leafs were awarded the #1 overall draft pick (awarded through lottery to generally the WORST team in the league) and fans celebrated in the streets, and then there’s the Raptors who barely escaped game seven, yet celebrated as if they did something no one else has done before.   Granted, no one…


Toronto Raptors: Another Disappointing Playoff “Run”

May 12, 2015

I have had almost a full round of NBA playoff action, to let this disappointing Toronto Raptors “playoff run” marinate, and boy do I have a lot to say.   Most Raptor fans were quite happy when we ended up getting the Wizards in the first round of the NBA playoffs because we swept them in the season series, 3-0.  What most fans did not look at closely, was the…