The Unnamed Sports Show | Interview with Raptors reporter Eric Smith

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This week on The Unnamed Sports Show join host Joshua Griffith on the Sports Talk Line Network as he is joined by Eric Smith, Sideline reporter of the Toronto Raptors for Sportsnet. Radio Play by Play for the Raptors and host of Sportsnet 590s Smith and Jones.
Today on the show Josh and Eric look at the NBA Free agency, who were the winners and loser. The Toronto Raptors and what next season may look like for them. Playing in Florida, Fred VanVleet and more.

On Twitter – @Eric__Smith
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Follow Josh on Twitter @joshua_griffith0

0:25 – Everyone staying safe and healthy Welcoming in Eric Smith
1:05 – NBA Free Agency the controlled chaos of 2020
2:40 – Fred VanVleet back where he wants to be and he gets paid and what happens with Kyle Lowry
5:20 – Wine and dine with VanVleet, No Eric doesn’t do it but he knows the players mentality and what it brings to the Raptors
7:20 – Building a franchise around Fred
7:50 – What the Raptors are battling around this season and last
9:55 – Having the players input on things but in the end it is a business and about $$$
12:00 – Analyzing the season and the costs of things down in Tampa. The human side of things in a Covid era of NBA
16:00 – Sports organizations are businesses just a heads up
16:40 – Concerns for the NBA season, how does it navigate the virus
17:40 – NBA will still be travelling coast to coast and the small roster could cause problems
21:35 – Eric Smith on the Unnamed Sports Show
21:50 – The newest Toronto Raptors Aron Baynes. What can Baynes bring to the team?
25:25 – A Bulked Boucher, Alex Len and some depth for the Raptors
26:25 – Everyone is talking Brooklyn Nets this year, lets wait and see
27:10 – What about the Charlotte Hornets? That’s a lot of money for Gordon Hayward
27:40 – Sportsnet 590 the Fan and with Eric Smith and Paul Jones and our go to Crutch Phrase

The Unnamed Sports Show | Interview with Raptors reporter Eric Smith

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