NBA: Canada Expansion, The Sequel

In 1995 the NBA added two expansion teams to play on Canadian soil. The 1995-96 NBA season was the inaugural one for the Vancouver Grizzlies and the Toronto Raptors. After six losing seasons though, the Vancouver Grizzlies relocated. Low fan attendance, loss of money, and the team changing hands were all reasons for the relocation….


Is Vince Carter a Hall of Famer?

Vince Carter is a Hall of Famer. Is he first ballot? That’s debatable. His productivity and impact on basketball make him worthy of basketball immortality. He should get in based solely on legendary nicknames like Vinsanity, Half-Man/Half-Amazing, and Air Canada. On this date in 2000, Vince Carter became Vinsanity at the dunk contest. —…