team's general manager, and president of basketball operations from February 2006 to May 2013. The Raptors pulled away in another tight game to even the series at one game apiece. Hornets ink Morris Peterson for 4 years, July 23, 2007, accessed August 9, 2007. 117 118 Whereas the preceding season was considered a success, the 200708 campaign was considered a disappointment. The campaign was immediately embraced by fans during the playoffs and following season; the launch commercial was viewed over 500,000 times in the two days following its release, "We The North"-branded shirts and flags became a common notgrass coupon sight at games, while Ryerson University sports marketing. 1 Subsequent to the expansion draft, the Raptors landed the seventh pick in the NBA draft lottery, behind their fellow 1995 expansion club, the Vancouver Grizzlies. 187 Partnership with Drake "We The North" re-branding Toronto -based hip-hop musician Drake, stands courtside during the first round of the 2014 playoffs.
Tickets are 35 and include 5 in Loaded Value credit, good for concessions and merchandise on the day of the game. "Thomas vacates Raptors post Toronto GM quits as contract negotiations with Slaight crumble without 'viable resolution. 158 On March 7, 2018, Toronto became the first team in the league to clinch a playoff spot in the 201718 season, with a 121119 overtime win over the Detroit Pistons in Detroit, and set a new franchise record in earliest playoff qualification, doing. Philadelphia 76ers Acquire Forward Jason Kapono From Toronto, m accessed June 15, 2009. 83 Notwithstanding the unrest, in their first season competing in the Atlantic Division, Toronto maintained the same regular season record of 3349 as the previous season. 84 The Raptors started their training camp by trading Alston to the Houston Rockets for Mike James and signing free agent Jos Caldern as a backup for James. 1 As in the previous season, the Raptors were one of only 11 teams to topple the eventual 1997 Champions, the Chicago Bulls.