THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE BIZARRE
With the departure of DeMar DeRozan, and the seeming rent-aplayer situation that is Kawhi Leonard, the Toronto Raptors could use some positive PR heading into the new season. And they got it in the most innocent of fashion when Raptors guard Fred Van Vleet dropped in unannounced at a pickup basketball game near Bayview and York Mills last month. Instagram videos taken by some of the players on hand have been viewed thousands of times, and the incident provided just the right amount of community hype the team needed.
Raptors guard and new PR guru Fred VanVleet