HoopsHype Toronto Raptors Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 02, 2014 | 07:11 AM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Chris Sheridan

Like the #Spurs, the #Raptors brought back virtually everyone for this season. #NBA season preview from @aka_Reynolds sheridanhoops.com/2014/09/25/fiv…

Chris Sheridan

Sometimes you have to remind people that the #Raptors were 3rd-best team in East last season. Any chance for better? sheridanhoops.com/2014/09/27/fiv…

Ryan Wolstat

It’s go time. Five burning #Raptors camp questions + off-season recap and a few stats: torontosun.com/2014/09/26/rap… http://t.co/accbItWdcm

Chris Sheridan

Our #NBA team previews continue with the #Raptors, who now have expectations, explains @aka_Reynolds of @RaptorsHQ sheridanhoops.com/2014/09/27/fiv…

Patrick Patterson

Over at the Toronto FC Training Grounds today getting some work done.. #54 #tfc #raptors instagram.com/p/tbOwx2MJ9V/

Ryan Wolstat

Will be kind of refreshing, with every team/player talking up expectations, to hear Dwane Casey feverishly work to play down Raptors chances

Eric Koreen

Lamentably, "Vince Carter Lamond Murray Raptors media day" yielded no productive google image results.

Eric Koreen

Hey, y'all, it's almost Raptors media day, part 2! thestar.com/content/dam/th…

Emiliano Carchia

Former Raptors big man Pape Sow may play next season in Italy in CSI (Comitato Sportivo Italiano) championship.

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: Never mind what MLSE wants, the square's name stays the same on.thestar.com/YiGhia

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: Ryder Cup loses something with over-the-top reactions on.thestar.com/YbZpyv

Lang Greene

Raptors early depth chart PG: Lowry, Vasquez SG: DeMar, LouWill SF: T-Ross, Landry, James J PF: Amir, P-Pat, BC C: Jonas V, Psycho T, Hayes

Lang Greene

Amir Johnson, Greivis Vasquez, Landry Fields, Chuck Hayes and Lou Williams are all Raptors who will be unrestricted free agents in 2015

Lang Greene

The Toronto Raptors will head into training camp in luxury tax territory with $74 million in guaranteed salary on the books

Jorge Sierra

Toronto Raptors preview. shar.es/1ajxgb We project them to finish with the sixth-best record in the East. http://t.co/glb9RO8Yrm

Josh Lewenberg

Raptors stat of the day: Tied franchise-low for starting lineups used (10) last year, lost 52 games to injury (fewest in NBA) #6DaysTillCamp

Josh Lewenberg

Raptors open camp at the ACC on Tues before traveling to Vancouver where they'll run two-a-days Oct 1-3, practice Oct 4, play Kings Oct 5

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: Watching them grow up is an interesting part of the job on.thestar.com/1umMRCb

Eric Smith

grantland.com/features/kyle-… - if you're a #raptors fan, take the time to read this great piece on @Kyle Lowry by @Jonathan Abrams. #nba #rtz

Josh Lewenberg

Raptors stat of the day: Toronto was the only team in East to rank top 10 in both offensive & defensive efficiency last year #7DaysTillCamp

Emiliano Carchia

Kyle Lowry: Raptors wanted me to be Steve Nash's backup sportando.com/en/usa/nba/135…

Michael Grange

Typically excellent feature by @Jonathan Abrams in @Grantland33 on the Raptors Kyle Lowry and learning to trust: grantland.com/features/kyle-…

Kurt Helin

Kyle Lowry: Raptors wanted me just as Steve Nash’s backup dlvr.it/708g6q

Eric Koreen

If #WeTheNorth fizzles, the Raptors can always go with #NotCool.

Eric Koreen

This @Jonathan Abrams feature on Kyle Lowry and trust should get Raptors fans adequately pumped for the season: grantland.com/features/kyle-…

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: The time is ripe for leagues to start being proactive on social issues on.thestar.com/1v46fSr

Josh Lewenberg

Raptors preseason stat of the day: No team had more gms (54) within 5 pts in the last 5 mins than the Raps last year (28-26) #8DaysTillCamp

Ryan Wolstat

In a week, Raptors media day will have wrapped up. Time flies.

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: One long week to get through before it starts for real. Everyone excited? on.thestar.com/Z9mRgJ

Eric Koreen

NBA TV Canada is showing the Raptors-Nets series in case you want to tell the NFL to eff off/hate the outdoors/hate yourself.

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: The weekend mail on a rainy slow morning on.thestar.com/1BZXf3R

David 'Dubi' Pick

Raptors SL forward Darington Hobson, a former draftee, signs with Brasilia in Brazil. I'm told deal includes NBA & Euro outs.

Ryan McNeill

I just got word I’m credentialed for the upcoming Toronto Raptors season. #BoomGoesTheDynamite

Eric Koreen

Raptors training camp is in Vancouver, you say? justshows.com/vancouver/2014…

Ryan Wolstat

Nine days until Raptors media day. Everybody excited?

Eric Smith

41 days til the #Raptors first game of the 2014/15 season. Nobody has worn #41 for T.O. ... so the jersey tribute has to wait. #RTZ

Ryan Wolstat

This is funny RT @Toronto Raptors: More from @Bruno Caboclo at Niagara Falls: "And YOU get a photo and YOU get a photo and..” http://t.co/ytxPgmTUJZ

Josh Lewenberg

Both of those stats indicate the Raptors had more success than expected using 2-PG lineup, specifically late in year when GV's %s went up

Josh Lewenberg

Raptors top 2013/14 pairings: 1) Lowry/Vasquez (+186 in 243mins) 2) Lowry/DeRozan (+176, 2273mins) 3) Lowry/Amir (+175) 4) Lowry/Ross (+167)

Josh Lewenberg

Some Fri aft Raptors trivia: last season's top four two-man pairings (+/-) all featured the same player. Name that player, name the pairings

Eric Smith

Shout out to Walt Williams, art long, mengke bateer, and Alex ajinca too! #42 #raptors #rtz

Eric Smith

Including today, we're one @Donyell Marshall (or @KevinWillis42) jersey away from the start of the #Raptors season. #RTZ http://t.co/rtWFHGN2B5

Eric Koreen

Great moments in Raptors history: Alvin Williams is traded to Boston, only to have trade rescinded because of failed physical in Feb. 2000

Kurt Helin

ProBasketballTalk 2014-15 Preview: Toronto Raptors dlvr.it/6y9TBD

Doug Smith

#raptors blog: Golf clubs, goodbyes and apologies; it's a day of many small items on.thestar.com/1tvQDaF

Josh Lewenberg

Had a chance to catch up w/ Patrick Patterson today. Asked him what the Raptors ceiling is this year: "We can win the East. Sky's the limit"