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Atlantic Notes: Porter, Brunson, Gibson, Tucker, Davison

1 month ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

After winning a ring with the Warriors this year, Otto Porter is now focused on getting another one with the Raptors , writes Doug Smith of The Toronto Star. Porter called it “a tough decision” to leave Golden State and sign a two-year, $12.4MM deal with Toronto.
The 29-year-old forward said he had some other offers, but he was most comfortable with the Raptors. Porter's wife is from Toronto, which played a role in his choice.
“Winning a championship last year in Golden State, I feel like I can bring that experience here to help the younger guys out,” Porter said. “Being with again (after...
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As the Durant watch continues, Porter Jr. brings key skills to Raptors

As the Durant watch continues, Porter Jr. brings key skills to Raptors

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

It wasn't the introductory press conference that Toronto Raptors fans might have been hoping for - no offence to OPJ, he's not KD.
But Otto Porter Jr. is in a Raptors uniform for real and for now, while the prospect of Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant being delivered here is a wish, and maybe one that Toronto needs to be careful about.
In the meantime, the world keeps turning and in a slightly unexpected collision of events, it has brought the respected veteran - fresh off a title with the Golden State Warriors - to the Raptors.
And rather than Porter Jr. needing to be coaxed and educated...
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