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Raptors working to trade into draft, may be considering top Canadian

The Toronto Raptors have been busy trying to trade their way into this year’s NBA draft. Toronto has no pick in Thursday’s draft at Barclays Center in New York, and while GM Bobby Webster remained mum on the Raptors plans on the eve of the big night, he did say trading into the draft isn’t so simple. “It’s always tough,” ...

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Raptors eyeing Canada's Shai Gilgeous-Alexander in NBA Draft: report

The Toronto Raptors are at the centre of some trade-rumour scuttlebutt. The Raptors don’t have a pick in Thursday night’s NBA draft, but Marc Stein of the New York Times reported Canada’s NBA franchise is trying to trade into the draft, and has its eye on Canadian Shai Gilgeous-Alexander. The Kentucky point guard is a projected lottery pick, but it ...

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Report: Raptors gauging trade interest in Norman Powell

The Toronto Raptors need to shed some salary off the books ahead of an uncertain offseason. Toronto already has $ 126 million devoted to 11 players with the luxury tax set at $ 123 million for the upcoming 2018-19 season, and so it’s no surprise that the front office has quietly gauged trade interest in swingman <a data-in-app-uri="… NBA | ...

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Toronto Raptors name Nick Nurse head coach

The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday they have named Nick Nurse as the team’s new head coach. Per team policy terms of the deal were not released. Nurse becomes the ninth head coach in franchise history after spending the past five seasons as an assistant coach with the Raptors along with successful coaching tenures in the NBA G League and overseas. ...

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Watch Toronto Raptors introduce their new head coach

Click on the video player above at 2:30 p.m. ET as the Toronto Raptors are expected to introduce Nick Nurse as its new head coach. Nurse’s hiring comes a month after the Raptors fired Dwane Casey after Toronto was swept out of the second round of this year’s playoffs by Cleveland. Raptors president Masai Ujiri had reportedly narrowed his search ...

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Report: Raptors hire Nurse on 3-year, $10M contract

The Toronto Raptors‘ agreement with reported new head coach Nick Nurse will see the 50-year-old bench boss paid approximately $ 10 million over the next three seasons, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Raptors announced that … NBA | theScore

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