Everybody in Raptors World was aflutter this morning as the 2016-17 roster, plus coaches and other team officials, took to the floor at the BioSteel Centre to talk about the upcoming season. It’s impossible, as but one man (OK, two men, HQ Editor Sean Woodley was also on hand), to cover everything said. Fortunately, the Raptors’ YouTube channel is on it with videos of the various media scrums from the event.
Have a watch of the following clips, including words from Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan and more, to get a sense of the day’s happenings.
Then sit back and think about how the NBA is almost back.
Up first, some fun with the rookies Pascal Siakam and Jakob Poeltl:
Now here’s Norm Powell, Patrick Patterson and Cory Joseph on the coming season:
Hey! It’s the new guy! Jared Sullinger is excited to be in Toronto:
Finally, the big dogs: DeMar DeRozan has some things to say, and Kyle Lowry drops the hammer.
The Raptors begin training camp tomorrow. Get reeeeeady.