RAPTORS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RAPTORS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NBA fines Raptors for Drake’s Durant pitch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298564-77/drake-durant-nba-raptors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298564-77/drake-durant-nba-raptors.html.csp">NBA fines Raptors for Drake’s Durant pitch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:02.535-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The NBA has fined the Toronto Raptors for tampering after rapper Drake let Kevin Durant know he was wanted in Canada. Drake is a “global ambassador” for Canada’s NBA club. He was performing at a concert that Durant was attending last week in Toronto when he shouted to the crowd to show the league’s MVP what it would be like if he came to play for the Raptors, causing a loud ovation. An NBA spokesman confirmed the fine, which ESPN.com reported Monday was for $25,000. Durant can become ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298564@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:02 MDT Report: Blazers sign Diante Garrett to non-guaranteed deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58285525-62/garrett-blazers-deal-guaranteed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58285525-62/garrett-blazers-deal-guaranteed.html.csp">Report: Blazers sign Diante Garrett to non-guaranteed deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:18.652-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A year ago, the Trail Blazers added former Jazz point guards Mo Williams and Earl Watson to their roster.This summer, Portland is continuing the trend.According to an Oregonian report, the Blazers have agreed to a non-guaranteed deal with point guard Diante Garrett.Signed a few weeks into the 2013-14 season, Garrett established a spot for himself on the rebuilding Jazz. He appeared in 71 games, averaging 3.5 points and 1.7 assists. But the guard and his non-guaranteed deal were traded to the Tor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285525@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:18 MDT