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Lewenberg: Meet Nogueira, the other Brazilian Raptor

While all eyes have been on his intriguing, yet quiet countryman, Bruno Caboclo, in Las Vegas for the NBA's Summer League, Lucas "Bebe" Nogueira is not the least bit shy. The only thing bigger than his personality is his hair. Josh Lewenberg of TSN Radio 1050 has more. ...more

Lewenberg: Growing pains for Caboclo in Summer League

Nearly a month into his unorthodox NBA journey, with less than three games of Summer League experience on his brief resume, Bruno Caboclo sat on the Raptors' bench, towel draped over his head as he wiped the tears that were building up in his eyes. As TSN Raptors reporter Josh Lewenberg explains, it's been a week of firsts for the young Brazilian, a roller coaster of emotions that culminated in a frustrating evening. ...more

Lewenberg: Johnson gets second chance with Raptors

Second chances are rare in life, let alone in the NBA. As Josh Lewenberg of TSN Radio 1050 writes, the Raptors are confident that newly re-acquired forward James Johnson will take advantage of his. ...more

Lewenberg: Raptors give Lowry his moment, make signing official

When Kyle Lowry was first introduced to the city of Toronto back in the summer of 2012 he was forced to share the stage with a new teammate, Landry Fields, the two acquired by the Raptors three days apart. For Lowry those days are long gone. Thursday morning represented the Raptors' first opportunity to make sure he knew that. TSN 1050 Raptors reporter Josh Lewenberg has more. ...more

Lewenberg: Raptors bring back Vasquez on eve of free agency

The Toronto Raptors and point guard Greivis Vasquez have agreed to terms on a two-year, $13 million deal, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Vasquez went from starting each of the first 18 games of the 2013-2014 season with the Sacramento Kings to being the first guard off the Raptors bench after the Rudy Gay trade last December. ...more

Lewenberg: Raptors agree to terms with Patterson, trade Novak

Just days after locking up star point guard Kyle Lowry, the team's top priority, the Raptors are following suit with restricted free agent forward Patrick Patterson. Patterson has agreed to a three-year, $18 million extension to remain in Toronto, sources confirmed to TSN.ca Friday afternoon. ...more

Lewenberg: Lowry agrees to new deal with Raptors

It didn't take long for the Raptors to address their top priority of the summer. Less than 48 hours after the July 1 free agency window opened, the Raptors reached an agreement with their star point guard Kyle Lowry, bringing him back to Toronto for four more years at a reported $48 million, according to several outlets and confirmed by Lowry himself over Twitter. ...more

Lewenberg: Raptors cannot afford to lose Lowry

Toronto Raptors' GM Masai Ujiri and head coach Dwane Casey had a quiet sit down with Lowry in his hometown of Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. Their sales pitch centred on a simple premise, one that the team had already been preaching publicly for months - they want him back. What they didn't say, and would be reluctant to admit, is that they need him back. ...more

Lewenberg: Raptors acquire G Williams in trade with Hawks

In a trade intended to maximize the value of a player, and contract, already on the way out, the Toronto Raptors swapped the partially guaranteed deal of veteran forward John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks for guard Lou Williams and seven-foot prospect Lucas "Bebe" Nogueira, the team announced Monday evening. Toronto will also send a 2015 second-round pick to Atlanta in the deal. ...more

Lewenberg: Caboclo on a mission to prove he belongs

Bruno Caboclo, the Raptors' 20th overall selection in Thursday's NBA Draft, arrived in Toronto Friday evening. A wide-eyed 18-year-old visiting North America for only the second time in his young life, Caboclo immediately noticed the "big tower" his new home is best known for. Then he got to work. TSN Radio 1050's Josh Lewenberg has more. ...more

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