Category Archives: Toronto Raptors

Welcome to the Bench: Jason Thompson

Born: 7/21/1986 (29 Years Old) Camden, New Jersey, US Drafted: 1st round (12th overall) in 2008 by the Sacramento Kings Teams: Sacramento Kings (2009-2015), Golden State Warriors (2015-2016) Position: Power Forward/Center Height: 6’11″ Weight: 250 lbs Shoots: Right The Signing March 1, 2016 the Raptors signed Jason Thompson, financial terms not disclosed. To make room on the roster, the Raptors waived froward

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Can you really call it a “Development” League?

When the Raptors drafted Bruno Caboclo 20th overall in 2014 it took everyone by surprise. He was famously labelled as being “2 years away from being 2 years away”. At the time many people, including myself, didn’t understand why the Raptors didn’t wait to draft him with their second round pick or even trade down. But after seeing flashes of his

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