There are two true facts about the Toronto Raptors that every fan is cognizant of at this very moment: first, the Raptors are good, and second, no one outside of Toronto thinks the Raptors are good. Oh, but our blood boils!
This past weekend, I went on the Limited Upside Podcast with Mike Prada, of SB Nation mothership fame, to discuss the Raptors, the upcoming 2016-17 season, and the very real feeling that occurs within Toronto sports fans when grappling with those aforementioned true facts. It was a fun time.
Have a listen here (or follow the above link):
Other topics include all of the usual Raptors flashpoints: the future of Kyle Lowry, the Norman Powell-Terrence Ross minutes battle, the backup centre question, DeMar DeRozan’s contract, and, just for fun, some Drake talk.