Cleveland and the 25-year-old forward have agreed to a four-year extension, the team announced Monday.
Chris Goulding #43 of Melbourne United dribbles the ball as Pascal Siakam #43 of the Toronto Raptors defends during the first half of an National Basketball Association preseason game at Scotiabank Arena on October 5, 2018 in Toronto, Canada.
"I think that's something that is part of leadership as well", Love reflects, "trying to find players that fit with your culture, someone who is going to be a really key addition to who we already have, and who we want to build with".
"We're going to have to and if not, guys are going to sit down", Lue said. The Boston Celtics, replete with Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving in the lineup, are in town Friday night to begin the four-game season series with the Raptors.
"He demands so much attention from other teams - and he's so good - that we all have to take a back-seat role and just accept and enjoy playing with him".
"It's feeling great", Nance said. "But in the meantime, I've got to figure out a way to help us win some games". "We've got to lock in on today, what tomorrow brings and see where we are at".
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The Raptors were 4-1 in exhibition games.
Green took centre-court for the traditional regular-season address, telling the crowd "I feel a warm welcome when I step in here". "Everyone who says play-offs is overachieving (for a Cavs team without James) doesn't know our squad and doesn't believe in our squad". Lowry has developed an innate sense of when and how to get his without detracting from anyone else on the floor, Leonard is still working to find the right.
Nurse would not reveal his starting lineup for Wednesday. VanVleet scored seven consecutive points to put the brakes on Cleveland's run, and when Serge Ibaka drilled a three-pointer with 7:29 to play, it put the Raptors up by 12 in front of a capacity Scotiabank Arena crowd of 19,915 that included former Maple Leafs captain Doug Gilmour.
On the shelf: Toronto was missing Delon Wright, who sat out with a left adductor strain.