RAPTORS PRESEASON SCHEDULE

DATE

OPPONENT

LOCATION

TIME

Monday, October 4

vs. Philadelphia

Scotiabank Arena

7:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 7

at Philadelphia

Wells Fargo Center

7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 9

at Boston

TD Garden

7:00 p.m.

Monday, October 11

vs. Houston

Scotiabank Arena

7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 12

at Washington

Verizon Center

7:00 p.m.

DeAndre Jordan on Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving: ‘We’re brothers beyond basketball’ — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan joined the Nets as a package in 2019.

DeAndre Jordan on Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving: ‘We’re brothers beyond basketball’ — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Clippers’ four-game preseason begins Oct. 4 — Daily News

The Clippers’ preseason plans are set: According to a release by the NBA, they’ll have four games scheduled in early October, starting with two at Staples Center, including an Oct. 4 contest against the Denver Nuggets and another on Oct. 6 against the Sacramento Kings. Both games tip off at 7:30 p.m. The Clippers also…

Clippers’ four-game preseason begins Oct. 4 — Daily News

Cavaliers signing Kevin Pangos to two-year, $3.5M contract — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

As the NBA offseason has quieted, the Cavaliers are the only team in the last two weeks to give a free agent more than a minimum salary.

Cavaliers signing Kevin Pangos to two-year, $3.5M contract — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Report: Ben Simmons disinclined to help 76ers after Daryl Morey, Doc Rivers comments — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

76ers president Daryl Morey said he wouldn’t trade Ben Simmons… then offered Simmons to the Rockets for James Harden.

Report: Ben Simmons disinclined to help 76ers after Daryl Morey, Doc Rivers comments — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Paul Pierce disliked working for ESPN: ‘You have to talk about LeBron all the time’ — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

ESPN fired Paul Pierce after he posted a video to Instagram of strippers at his poker game in April.

Paul Pierce disliked working for ESPN: ‘You have to talk about LeBron all the time’ — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Charles Barkley on players who don’t get vaccinated, “I just think it’s selfish” — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

“For us to be selfish and not trying to help the world get back where we can take these stupid masks off… I just think it’s selfish.”

Charles Barkley on players who don’t get vaccinated, “I just think it’s selfish” — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Warriors among betting favorites to land Simmons, despite reported radio silence with Sixers — Red Bluff Daily News

The chances of Ben Simmons suiting up for the Warriors this season seemingly took a significant blow Thursday, when The Athletic reported that Golden State and Philadelphia hadn’t spoken since their initial talks. Yet, the Dubs are still the odds-on favorite.

Warriors among betting favorites to land Simmons, despite reported radio silence with Sixers — Red Bluff Daily News

Draymond Green: I think Kevin Durant blocked my number after blowup, talked only through Instagram DMs — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Kevin Durant said he isolated himself after Draymond Green’s infamous blowup at him during a 2018 Warriors game.

Draymond Green: I think Kevin Durant blocked my number after blowup, talked only through Instagram DMs — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports