DeMar DeRozan RUMORS & NEWS

  • DeRozan fined $15K for criticizing officials

    Sportsnet "Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for his public criticism of officials following Toronto’s loss to the Golden State Warriors Saturday. DeRozan and the Raptors were subject to some controversial calls and non-calls down the stretch against the Warriors,..." January 16

  • DeMar DeRozan is latest star player to complain about officiating this season

    CBS Sports "DeMar DeRozan and the Raptors had an incredible comeback against the Warriors on Saturday night after they fell behind 81-54 in the first half. DeRozan scored 42 points and Toronto was right in it at the end of the game. However, some calls didn't go its way and a few shots fell short. The..." January 14

  • DeMar DeRozan didn't speak 'a word' to Kyle Lowry his first season in Toronto

    Sporting News "DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry form a dynamic partnership in the Raptors' backcourt, both earning All-Star nods the last two seasons. But it wasn't always easy sledding for the two guards. Speaking on ESPN Insider Adrian Wojnarowski's podcast, DeRozan said his first year with Lowry in Toronto was..." January 08

  • DeMar DeRozan Was Ready To Request A Trade If Kyle Lowry Was Dealt To New York In 2013

    Uproxx "The Toronto Raptors have appeared in the playoffs for four consecutive seasons. This year, it looks like the team will make it five in a row, as they currently sit in the No. 2 spot in the Eastern Conference. The Raptors have found that success thanks to their backcourt duo of Kyle Lowry and..." January 08

  • DeRozan ‘making a strong case’ as best player in Raptors history

    Sportsnet "When it comes to any discussion or debate surrounding the Raptors all-time anything, the first name you’ll hear is inevitably Vince Carter. (Unless, of course, it’s the all-time greatest contract run. Mike James has that one locked down). And for good reason. Carter was the franchise’s first..." January 04

  • DeMar DeRozan goes off for franchise-record 52 points

    Fanrag Sports "Having scored 30 points or more in eight games this season, Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan did something he had never done before in his career Monday night. DeRozan scored a franchise-record 52 points, the final two coming on a pair of free throws with seven seconds remaining in overtime, as..." January 02

  • DeMar DeRozan: ‘No excuse’ for Raptors not to play on Christmas

    Pro Basketball Talk "Seven NBA teams have won more than 60% of their games over the last five years – Warriors, Spurs, Rockets, Clippers, Raptors, Thunder and Cavaliers. Six of those seven teams have had at least three Christmas games in that span. The lone exception: Toronto, which played its only Christmas game..." December 24

  • DeMar DeRozan Wants To Lead Raptors In Assists

    SLAM Online "Already one of the most lethal scorers in the game, DeMar DeRozan wants to showcase another aspect of his game. In an interview with The Athletic‘s Eric Koreen, DeRozan said that he wants to lead the Raptors in assists this season. " October 20

  • DeMar DeRozan slams Skip Bayless after insensitive reaction to Gordon Hayward injury

    Sporting News "Immediately after Gordon Hayward went to the floor with a gruesome ankle injury, TNT cameras showed shots of horrified fans and players reacting to one of the league's biggest stars going down just six minutes into his first game with his new Celtics team. On Twitter, fans and fellow players..." October 18

  • Why DeMar DeRozan is the most polarizing player in the NBA

    Sporting News "As a three-time All-Star with averages of 23.5 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game since 2014, DeMar DeRozan checks out as one of the best players currently in the NBA. And yet, he hasn’t been recognized as such for the second offseason in a row. Despite being named to the All-NBA Third..." September 19

  • DeMar DeRozan takes issue with Sports Illustrated player ranking once again

    Larry Brown Sports "There’s no offseason tradition quite like DeMar DeRozan feeling disrespected by his annual Sports Illustrated player ranking. The Toronto Raptors shooting guard was revealed on Tuesday to be ranked No. 36 in SI’s yearly list of the top 100 players in the NBA. Shortly thereafter, DeRozan sent..." September 12

  • Don't expect Raptors to completely change playing style: DeRozan

    Toronto Sun "DeMar DeRozan has heard the talk and he wants to set the record straight. According to the longest serving Raptor, anyone expecting huge changes to the way the Raptors play basketball is basically talking through their hat. “I think the media kind of blow it out of proportion like it’s..." July 27

Raptors Forum Top 5

  1. Raptors Game Thread
    Last post: aman_13
  2. Trade Idea Thread
    Last post: Byronicle
  3. 2017-2018 Around the NBA Discussion
    Last post: aman_13
  4. Casey and the system
    Last post: Raps08-09 Champ
  5. Norman Powell agrees to 4 year $42 million extension
    Last post: ChongInc.