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With Donnovan Bennett & JD Bunkis

Sportsnet's Raptors & NBA Podcast

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May 15: Eastern Conference showdown
May 15 2019
July 6: The Clippers send shockwaves through the NBA. Now what, Raptors?
July 06 2019

During the wee hours of Saturday morning, news broke that the Los Angeles Clippers had signed Kawhi Leonard and traded for Paul George. Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis are shocked. They discuss the moves and what this all means for the Raptors. They alsoexamine scenarios surrounding what it would have taken to keep Kawhi in Toronto and a potential landing spot for Russell Westbrook.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Amil Delic, and hosted by Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis.

Audio Credits: 680 News, CHFI, ESPN and Sportsnet 590 The FAN

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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July 3: Kawhi Or Not, What Has Free Agency Meant For The Raptors?
July 03 2019

Donnovan and JD discuss a wild weekend in NBA free agency and its impact on the Raptors. And while the league awaits Kawhi’s decision, the guys debate his options.

They also answer a number of questions: Are the Nets the new kings of New York and should the Knicks have been a bigger player in free agency? Is it possible to control tampering around the league? And with all the new faces in new places, what’s the power balance between the Eastern and Western Conferences?

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Amil Delic, and hosted by Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis.

Audio Credits: ABC Sports, ESPN, NBA.com, 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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June 14: Your NBA Champions, The Toronto Raptors
June 14 2019

The Toronto Raptors are your 2019 NBA Champions. JD Bunkis and guest co-host Faizal Khamisa reflect on a night they will never forget and discuss the scenes in Toronto following the Raptors Game 6 victory in the NBA Finals.

They also touch on why Masai Ujiri was the most import piece to this puzzle, the greatest Raptors of all-time, Kyle Lowry, Kawhi Leonard's playoff dominance, Fred VanVleet's Finals touch and much more.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Amil Delic, and hosted by JD Bunkis and Faizal Khamisa.

Audio Credits: ABC, ESPN and Sportsnet 590 The FAN

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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June 8: We've got to talk about Kawhi
June 08 2019

The Raptors are one win away from their first NBA championship, and Kawhi Leonard is playing like vintage Michael Jordan. Donnovan and JD jump into the studio for a quick reaction episode off Game 4.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Christian Ryan, and hosted by Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis.

Audio Credits: Sportsnet 590 the FAN.

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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