Rudderless
Old 03-14-2011, 12:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
contemplating

The Killing Joke

 
Claudius's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Burkina Faso, Disputed Zone
Posts: 10,011
Representing:
Send a message via MSN to Claudius
Default Rudderless

I think that's the word that best describes how I've felt this year.

I know there's been a movement towards young players. There's been consistent minutes for them. But it's a little more than that.

It's the fact that Colangelo has yet to gain an extension. It's the fact that rumors have plagued about the sale of the team. It's the fact that on defence we're still not sure what we're doing. On offence too.

I would just like that direction, possibly some honesty. I'd like to hear, yep we're for sale. I'd like to hear, a frim date on the Colangelo signing, not just whispers or when a date on his future is set. I'd like to see a clear hierarchy on the court.

I'm tired of watching a sinking ship. Three years is too long.
Claudius is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 12:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
Gam zeh ya'avor

The Gatekeeper
 
MikeToronto's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Toronto
Posts: 3,906
Representing:
Default

The long, painful, losing season is taking its toll...

The lottery is coming, and a successful, promising draft after that. Sure, the lockout is also coming, most likely, but take solace in this: the last time the Raps drafted a super-star caliber talent was prior to a lockout...
MikeToronto is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 12:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
raptor jesus

Senior Member
 
Don Vito's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 3,909
Representing:
Default

I want BC to get an extension, Triano to get fired, and for us to get a high lottery pick. If all those happen then we will have a bright future...
Don Vito is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 12:45 PM   #4 (permalink)
useless

Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 1,200
Representing:
Default

+1 (but not to firing Triano)

Next year will probably also be a struggle.

Though, I really like a lot of the new players from the last couple of seasons. (DD, JJ, ED, AJ, JB, and I don't think we've seen the best of LK) It'll probably be another 2-3 years, but the future looks bright.

If the next owners are interested in winning.

Last edited by EggsToTheBBQ; 03-14-2011 at 12:48 PM.
EggsToTheBBQ is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 12:56 PM   #5 (permalink)
is pounding the rock!

Senior Member
 
Superjudge's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 17,593
Representing:
Default

The team is sold.

Rogers in buying 65% of the mlse teachers pension fund share
Superjudge is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 01:00 PM   #6 (permalink)
I believe in Masai!

giant steps

 
'trane's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 16,545
Representing:
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Superjudge View Post
The team is sold.

Rogers in buying 65% of the mlse teachers pension fund share
if you have a source, that's very interesting. the g&m is reporting the opposite, but news is rarely news these days.

Quote:
Telecom giant Rogers Communications Inc. (RCI.B-T33.72-0.22-0.65%) is conspicuously absent from the list of suitors interested in acquiring the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan’s majority stake in Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment.

High-ranking sources at Rogers say the company has “very little” interest in putting in a bid, even though there were reports late last year that Rogers was in talks to buy MLSE. The sources said Rogers walked away from any notion of buying the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Toronto Raptors and other MLSE assets last spring and never revisited the idea.
Rogers not yet among MLSE suitors - The Globe and Mail
'trane is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2011, 08:57 PM   #7 (permalink)
#NorthernUprising

Next year...
 
js12's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: T.O.
Posts: 5,470
Representing:
Default

With all the talk of RF attending a Raptor game as a group...

Screw that, we need to gather for the draft lottery.
js12 is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:29 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright RaptorsForum.com 2005-2011

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24