Report: Raptors talk with Rochester team, want D-League affiliate

Wednesday August 13th, 2014

The Toronto Raptors are in talks with the Rochester RazorSharks of the Premier Basketball League to become the team’s NBA Developmental League​ affiliate, according to Time Warner Cable News-Rochester.

Seventeen of the 18 D-League franchises have relationships with NBA teams, with the exception being the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Toronto currently doesn't have an affiliated D-League team.

The Raptors went 48-34 last season, winning the Atlantic Division for the first time in seven seasons. They lost in the first round of the playoffs to the Brooklyn Nets in seven games. 

More: Offseason grades: Atlantic Division

The RazorSharks won the Premier Basketball League championship last season.

 - Scooby Axson


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