Kinnon Yee

  • joined Apr 20, 2009
  • last login Feb 16, 2014
  • posts 208
  • comments 2588

Current lead co-author for Raptors HQ.
Former writer for Hoops Addict.

Other major interest: Japanese Culture

Born and raised in Toronto (North York).
Got into basketball thanks to my younger brother.
Day Job: Technical Support Specialist for the Blackberry line at Rogers.

You can follow me on Twitter as well @RapHQVicious

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Toronto Blue Jays
  • NBA Toronto Raptors
  • NHL Calgary Flames
  • Boxing Yoko Gushiken
  • Soccer Toronto FC
  • Tennis Roger Federer
User Blog

Raptors tame the Timberwolves

It was sloppy, it wasn't pretty, but it was characteristic of many Raptors wins of late as the hometown heroes down the visiting Timberwolves 94-89.

3 in the Key: Raptors vs Knicks Gameday Preview

After the holiday break, the Raptors return to action against the Knicks in New York. New York is still chasing the Raptors and that's all according to the plan.

Miami downs the Raptors

In what was no surprise to anyone following the Raptors, the Miami Heat managed to win 90-83 in Toronto. It was ultimately efficiency that killed the Raptors even though they made a game of it in the second half.

A Battle to the Bottom - Raptors Crush Jazz

In the return of the "most interesting man in the NBA", John Lucas III brings the Utah Jazz into Toronto. One, with a clear path to the bottom of the league, while the other in a state of uncertain purpose.

Raptors and Bucks both lose to the Bradley Center

Rapidly running towards the season, the Raptors head to Milwaukee to fight another potential 7-11 place finisher in the east. Problem is, the BMO Harris Bradley Center had other plans for them.

Masai Ujiri Ushers in Tides of Change for Raptors

A look at Media Day 2013 and a theory that has been brewing in Kinnon Yee's mind over the summer

Breaking: The Raptors sign D.J. Augustin

Getting rid of players to make room for more players, the Raptors manage to get another ex Pacer on their team

Raptors Sign Tyler Hansbrough [Updated]

The most roughest, out of control player you hate to play against may be joining the Raptors

Confessions of a Bargnani Non-Supporter

Over the years, when it came to Bargnani, Kinnon Yee had largely overlooked his horrendous performances in order to keep his sanity. Now that Andrea Bargnani is all but gone, it's time to let out a cathartic goodbye to Il Mago

Rumour: Stuckey and Charlie V for Rudy Gay

ESPN's Marc Stein is reporting that Detroit have made a pitch to the Raptors for Rudy Gay

The Colangelo Factor: A Character Analysis

After seven years, Bryan Colangelo, for all intents and purposes is no longer a part of the Raptors future. In looking back at what was, Kinnon Yee analyses what was (and still is) great about Bryan Colangelo and where he went wrong.

Bryan Colangelo Steps down

After taking a half-hearted demotion, Bryan Colangelo has decided to step into a position similar to Wayne Embry

Raptors Offseason Player Evaluations: John Lucas

The Most Interesting Man in the NBA is next in our evaluations. Kinnon Yee looks at Lucas and says that there are worst veterans that you can have on your team.

Raptors Offseason Evaluations: DeMar DeRozan

Kinnon Yee talks burgers and DeMar DeRozan in the first of RaptorsHQ's offseason player evaluations.

What Masai Ujiri signals about MLSE

The Raptors managed to get Masai to come to Canada, and so Tim Leiweke's plans have started off with a bang. Kinnon Yee argues that the Ujiri signing signals how serious MLSE is about putting a better product on the floor.

Colangelo out, but within arm's reach?

MLSE made a half decision on Bryan Colangelo, but for all intents and purpose, here in Raptorland, it's a new day and change starting at the very top.

Phil Jackson in Toronto? Not impossible

Kinnon Yee looks at the hot topic of the past week as Seattle is denied a return of an NBA franchise.

Tim Leiweke: A light at the end of the tunnel?

Kinnon Yee explores just how Bell and Rogers' hiring Tim Leikweke has changed his outlook on the Raptors.

3 in the Key: Hawks vs Raptors

Riding a 3 game win streak, the Raptors head into Atlanta to --- well, prove to anyone who will listen that there's more to this team and that next year can't come soon enough.

3 in the Key: Wizards vs Raptors

The Raptors face off against the Wizards again, for the second time in three games. However, Kinnon Yee is more interested in money matters.

3 in the Key: Wizards vs Raptors

In a continuation of the Raptors' "bottom feeder tour", the Raptors head to Washington to fight it out against another team betting on the future. Kinnon Yee however, is preoccupied with rookie development.

3 in the Key: Celtics vs Raptors

The Raptors head to Boston to face off against a Celtics team that has been roughed up and injured. Yet the Celtics are almost a lock to be in the playoffs, while the Raptors are on the outside looking in.

3 in the Key: Suns vs Raptors

It's back to Phoenix as the Colangelo'd Raptors head to the Copper State to visit the former Colangelo'd team. At this point in the season, Kinnon Yee can't help but chuckle at how both teams are doing.

Tip In: Squandered Chances, Cavs beat Raptors

The Raptors took it on the chin last night as a Cavaliers team minus Kyrie Irving managed to control the game. In a playoff race where teams are only separated by a few games, the Raptors can ill afford continued lapses like last night.

3 in the Key: Cavaliers vs Raptors

As the Raptors face the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kinnon Yee says, if you want Bargnani gone, you better hope he plays well.

3 in the Key: Knicks vs Raptors

The Raptors face off against a Knicks team that has lost three in a row. However, Raptorland is all in a tizzy about what didn't happen during yesterday's trade deadline.

Sebastian Telfair is a Raptor

With one of the few moves done today, Bryan Colangelo has secured a back up point guard for his Toronto Raptors

NBA Trade Rumor: Telfair targeted by Raptors?

Reports show that Toronto has emerged as forerunner for Sebastian Telfair's services

Rapid Recap: Nobody wanted to watch this game

If you love offense, this was not the game for you. It was ugly, and the Raptors lost it to the stronger, fiercer team.

Tip In: Four games for All-Star weekend

The Raptors come up with their fourth win in yet another hard fought win against the New York Knicks. As the Raptors head into the All Star break, Kinnon Yee takes a look at DeMar DeRozan's production before and after the trade.

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