Kyle Lowry & Lionel Hollins hug on the way off the court, & then Greivis Vasquez runs over, hugs Hollins & throws his arm over his shoulder
Second hook shot for post-master general Greivis Vasquez
What if they send Greivis Vasquez to work with Hakeem this summer... The possibilities... Right?
Nice bounce-back game for Vasquez, who just hit a baby-hook, I think.
Greivis has his floater working. The Raps lost in transition, though.
Save for Vasquez and Ross, Raps have gotten significant contributions from everybody in this second half.
A disaster of a game from Vasquez, but his buddy James Johnson is bailing him out, along with Patrick Patterson.
Greivis gets a floater to fall, acknowledges the heavens.
The Orlando Magic's plan of Go At Greivis Vasquez has been effective.
Vasquez and James Johnson also have very good +/- numbers as reserves. Canadians Tristan Thompson, Sacre, Joseph also high on list.
"We've just got a good team, it's not much to explain.” Greivis Vasquez on the 17-6 Raptors.
James Johnson to Lou Williams for the 30-yard TD. Greivis Vasquez comes out to kick the extra point.
Now Greivis Vasquez out here blocking people...
Wasn't Greivis Vasquez in a slump, like 30 seconds ago? He's feeling it now - his 3-ball gives the Raps their largest lead at 15
More like Treyvis Vasquez.
More like Crayvis Vasquez.
Greivis Vasquez is trolling us all.
The rare 1-for-6 heat check from Greivis Vasquez
Sigh of relief from Vasquez after he drills a 3-ball late in the shot clock - he was 0-for-5. Now 1-for-7 after missing on next play
Andy Vasquez just arrived at Sergey Karasev's nickname: Sputnik. .....Cause he launched the Nets season.
Raptors are saying Vasquez was limited with the flu tonight. Still sounds like decision to start Fields had more to do with LeBron matchup
With Vasquez sliding back to bench, Casey has his original second unit back. 5 reserves (w/ Chuck instead of Hansbrough) close out the 1st
Without DeRozan and Vasquez, Lowry looking for Valanciunas in pick-and-roll. Two dunks so far the result.
Was a bit surprised Casey went w/Vasquez as original replacement but always thought Fields more likely than Lou/JJ - prefers them w 2nd unit
While we chatted with Johnson pre-game, Landry, right beside him, had a sandwich. Gave nothing away about lineup change. Vasquez was upbeat
Fields starts in place of Vasquez tonight, will get first shot at LeBron assignment
Raptors will start: Terrence Ross, Amir Johnson, Jonas Valanciunas, Greivis Vasquez & the East Player of the Week, Kyle Lowry
OH-Ficial starting line ups Chandler/ Hickson/ Mozgov/ Afflalo/ Lawson...Ross/ Amir Johnson/ Valanciunas/ Vasquez/ Lowry
In 83 regular season games since the Patrick Patterson/Greivis Vasquez/Chuck Hayes trade, the Raptors are 56-27.
Casey said he hasn't considered swapping Vasquez and James Johnson. Greivis will continue to start with DeRozan out
Dwane Casey says hasn't strongly contemplated replacing Vasquez with James Johnson. Says not one guy but everyone making mistakes.
Raptors have Vasquez on Kyrie, hiding Lowry on the ghost of Shawn Marion. Ross starts on LeBron, as expected.
Casey on newly-minted starter Vasquez last night: "He’s kind of the head of the snake of the second unit and will proudly tell you that.
2) The Vasquez-Amir screen-roll is starting to looking like the Calderon-Amir screen-roll.
What's not to like about Vasquez and Lowry as the interchangeable backcourt?
Only Raptor shooting below 50% is JV (3-of-7). Lowry/Vasquez are a combined 12-of-17 for 29 pts. Bench is 8-of-10 for 23 pts
End of quarter Lou misses the three and the Raps settle for a 69-point half. They lead by 16. Lowry has 15, Greivis has 14.
Who needs DeMar DeRozen when you have Greivis Vazquez
Casey on Greivis per-game: "He's kind of the head of the snake of the second unit. He's probably told you that" ... check.