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Deputy in Ujiri clash has concussion, lawyer says

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO -- A deputy suffered a concussion and is on medical leave after an altercation with the president of the Toronto Raptors as he tried to join his team on the court to celebrate their NBA championship, a lawyer said Tuesday.The 20-year-veteran of the Alameda County Sheriff's Office also has a serious jaw injury and is considering filing a lawsuit against Raptors President Masai Ujiri, attorney David Mastagni
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Deputy in clash with Ujiri claims concussion

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO -- An attorney for a deputy involved in an altercation with the president of the Toronto Raptors -- who was trying to join his team on the court to celebrate its NBA championship -- said his client suffered a concussion and is on medical leave.Attorney David Mastagni said Tuesday the 20-year-veteran of the Alameda County Sheriff's Office has a jaw injury and is considering filing a lawsuit.Sheriff's
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The latest intel on this loaded free-agent market

[ad_1] With loads of cap space, dozens of high-quality free agents, a changing of the champion and lots of uncertainty, the next three weeks could reshape the face of the NBA.With the draft coming up and free agency right behind it, here are some of the questions that are being discussed in league front offices:How much will the Bucks, 76ers and Hornets spend?The Milwaukee Bucks have spent into the luxury
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Latest free-agency buzz surrounding Kawhi, Kyrie, Butler and more

[ad_1] With loads of cap space, dozens of high-quality free agents, a changing of the champion and lots of uncertainty, the next three weeks could reshape the face of the NBA.With the draft coming up and free agency right behind it, here are some of the questions that are being discussed in league front offices:How much will the Bucks, 76ers and Hornets spend?The Milwaukee Bucks have spent into the luxury
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4 shot, 3 arrested at Raptors’ parade, police say

[ad_1] TORONTO -- Four people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Toronto Raptors, and three people were arrested, police said.Droves of Raptors fans ran from the shooting in a stampede from the City Hall square, which was packed with tens of thousands of people. An estimated 1.5 million fans earlier packed downtown Toronto for a parade for the Raptors, raising concerns about safety and
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1.5M attend Raptors’ parade; four people shot

[ad_1] TORONTO -- Four people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and three people were arrested, police said.Droves of Raptors fans ran from the shooting in a stampede from the City Hall square, which was packed with tens of thousands of people. An estimated 1.5 million fans earlier packed downtown Toronto for a parade for the Raptors, raising concerns about safety and overcrowding.Toronto
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1.5M attend Raptors’ parade; four people shot

[ad_1] TORONTO -- Four people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said.Droves of Raptors fans ran from the shooting in a stampede from the City Hall square, which was packed with tens of thousands of fans. An estimated 1.5 million fans earlier packed downtown Toronto for a parade for the Raptors, raising concerns about safety and overcrowding.Toronto
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1.5M attend Raptors parade; two people shot

[ad_1] TORONTO -- Some 1.5 million jubilant Raptors fans packed downtown Toronto on Monday for a championship parade that included a shooting and problems with overcrowding.Two people have "serious but not life-threatening" injuries in connection with the shooting and two people have been placed in custody, according to police in Toronto.Two firearms were also recovered and an investigation is ongoing.The shooting occurred at Bay Street and Albert Street on Nathan
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Warriors take out ad to congratulate Raptors

[ad_1] The Golden State Warriors took out a full-page ad in Monday's edition of the Toronto Star to congratulate the Toronto Raptors on their NBA title.Toronto Star"The Golden State Warriors congratulate the Toronto Raptors on their historic achievement and bringing the 2019 NBA championship to the City of Toronto," the ad reads.The ad appeared in the sports section on the day when the Raptors held their victory parade through the
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1.5M pack downtown Toronto for Raptors parade

[ad_1] TORONTO -- Droves of jubilant Raptors fans packed downtown Toronto on Monday for a parade for the NBA champions, raising safety concerns as problems with overcrowding persisted.The parade route ends in a square outside City Hall, where police have begun to lift those seeking safety over barricades to help them escape the crush. A child pulled over a barrier and onto a stretcher was among those evacuated. City officials