Gritty Kyle Lowry Has a Long Memory

He plays basketball the right way. He gives it his all, you know. And I’m so used to it. And you know he has a good heart. And I know that I haven’t done anything wrong to him. I didn’t trade him. (Masai Ujiri) Almost everything is straight in the Kyle Lowry universe. His team, the…

The Kyle Lowry Problem

Philly through and through, Kyle Lowry embodies everything that Philly is. Strong. Tough. Chip on his shoulder. Emotional. Dug in. It is the dug in part that has the Toronto Raptors on pause. Lowry isn’t giving anything up, not yet.  No one knows what Lowry is feeling because he hasn’t really said what he is…

Who Is Kyle Lowry Going to Say No To?

A day after it was rumored by “sources” that Kyle Lowry had zero interest in returning to Toronto, Lowry set the record straight. Don’t believe anything until you hear it from him. Masai Ujiri basically followed that up with “Lowry told me he wants to be here.”  Ujiri, the Raptors GM, hopes so, and even…

Let Kyle Lowry Walk

Raptors Free Agents: Serge Ibaka, Patrick Patterson, P.J. Tucker 2016-17  Raptors Weaknesses: 30th: Assists, Power Forward Points. 29th: Frontcourt Scoring, Points in the Paint. 26th: Bench Points. 24th: Pace. 23rd: Defensive Rebounding. 2016-17 Raptors Strengths:  2nd: Shooting Guard Points. 4th: Steals, Backcourt Scoring, Non-Paint Points.  6th: Free Throw Attempts, Offensive Rating, Field Goal Percentage (Defense)  8th: Free Throw Percentage, Starters Scoring, Opponent Points.  10th: Points. Largest (3) Raptors Contracts: DeMar…

Awake, Lowry and DeRozan Causing All Kinds of Trauma

No one saw this coming, saw the Toronto Raptors on life support one minute, and then throwing jabs and left hooks the next minute. The Raptors had a DNR- do not resuscitate. The body was near dead. Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan were oxygen deprived. The mood was grim. The Raptors were destroyed in Cleveland.…

The Night Kyle Lowry Beat the Cavs (By Himself)

At 30 years old, in his tenth NBA season, Kyle Lowry is having a career year. He is averaging career highs in points, steals, blocks, rebounds, and three-point shooting percentage. Lowry is the reason the Raptors set a franchise record in wins this year, and are poised to make a run at the Finals. But…