A lot of people may not remember, but when Sonny Weems was a senior at Arkansas, he won the College Slam Dunk Contest. And while his teammate DeMar DeRozan gets all the slam dunk love, perhaps the Young Onez should start a campaign to get Weems in L.A. this February.
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Having lost Chris Bosh to Miami and adding seven new faces to the roster, the Toronto Raptors seem to be in the process of rebuilding. So on the heels of a solid rookie campaign and a second place finish at the 2010 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, DeMar DeRozan looks to begin his sophomore season with a fresh attitude and an added level of maturity. In an exclusive Dime Q&A at the adidas Practice Court in the Toronto’s Air Canada Centre before opening night, we caught up with DeMar to discuss this year’s squad, the “Young Onez” and Michael Jordan in a Raptors uniform. Read More »
2010 marks a new chapter in basketball for the Toronto Raptors, and the future looks bright. Introducing the Young Onez. Over the weekend, Amir Johnson, Sonny Weems and DeMar DeRozan officially launched their campaign to the be the “Big Three” of the future, and everyone that joins them for the ride will get hooked up. For all our fam in Toronto, you don’t want to miss the boat on this one.