From the Archives: Raptors 905 to host 2018 NBA G League Showcase
Originally posted August 15, 2017
During the NBA Summer League, Blake Murphy of Raptors Republic broke the story that the Raptors 905 has been award the 2018 NBA G League showcase. I was excited! Today is was made official, the NBA G-League Showcase will be returning to Mississauga from January 10-13, 2018.
Last year, Spurs in the 6 attended both Austin Spurs games at the D-League Showcase and posted articles on A Night at the DLeague Showcase and the Austin Spurs & the D-League Showcase Take 2. This year, with the growing G-League focus here at Spurs in the 6, I hope to expand the coverage of the G-League’s primary in-season scouting event.
The 2017 D-League Showcase was also my first connection with Spurs on Sixth (confused?) and the awesome Project Spurs crew – which led to a future collaboration when the Austin Spurs visited the Raptors 905 to play at the ACC during March break. A trend I hope to continue…