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Free Association

With Donnovan Bennett & JD Bunkis

Sportsnet's Raptors & NBA Podcast

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April 13: Round 1 Preview
April 13 2018
Oct. 16: New Season. Different Team. Our Predictions.
October 16 2018
Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis give you their (very specific) Toronto Raptors over/unders and actually agree on who they think will be the teams third best player this season. Plus, the guys debate which NBA team will be filled with drama, the squad that will surprise us and the team to watch this season. This episode was produced by Amil Delic. Audio Credits: Cleveland Cavaliers, Paper Tiger and Sportsnet. The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.
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Oct. 10: Can Kawhi Lead The Raptors?
October 10 2018

Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis wonder if Kawhi Leonard is ready to take ownership of a team and what role Kyle Lowry might play if this is the case. The guys also discuss a different coaching style that's been implemented by Nick Nurse, Kawhi's health and video games on the road.

This episode was produced by Amil Delic.

Audio Credits: AT&T SportsNet and Toronto Raptors.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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Oct. 2: Pre-season Raptors Mailbag
October 02 2018

Donnovan and JD try to assess the Raptors' first pre-season game and answer listener questions around landing Jimmy Butler, who will start, the Celtics and how things will change under Nick Nurse. And, yes, Kawhi Leonard can become the first MVP in Raptors history (if he stays healthy).

This episode was produced by Amil Delic.

Audio Credits: Ryan Trey, Toronto Raptors and TSN.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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Sept. 25: Kawhi 'Fun Guy' Leonard Introduced
September 25 2018

Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis question the importance of Media Day (4:50) and discuss Kawhi Leonard's message to the fans including his future plans in Toronto (9:20). They also break down the Jimmy Butler situation in Minnesota (23:30) and assemble a few potential trade packages the Raptors could offer for Butler (31:20). [Produced by Shoaib Alli and Amil Delic].

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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