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Raptors HQ Apr 28, 2015

On Amir Johnson, Lou Williams and Important Free Agency Decisions Ahead

Two of the Raptors' core will be unrestricted free agents this summer. What should the Raptors do? The Raptors have a lot of things to consider this offseason, both with the coaching staff and the roster. The decisions on whether to extend Jonas Valanciunas (maybe) and Terrence Ross (no) can wait, the trade market will develop, but one certain fact they'll have to deal with: Amir Johnson and Lou Williams will be unrestricted free agents on July 1st. *** Amir is, somehow, only 27 years old, but already completed his 10th season in the league, being the last prep-to-pro player before the NBA...
National Post Apr 20, 2015
Toronto Raptors’ Lou Williams, winner of NBA’s Sixth Man Award, was an artist on the court this season

Toronto Raptors’ Lou Williams, winner of NBA’s Sixth Man Award, was an artist on the court this season

For his calmness and endless ease, Williams earned the title of 'coolest dude in the world' from DeMar DeRozan
CelticsBlog Apr 20, 2015

Lou Williams named NBA Sixth Man of the Year over Celtics' Isaiah Thomas

Thomas comes up short in voting for league's best reserve Toronto Raptors guard Lou Williams was named the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year on Monday, beating Celtics spark plug Isaiah Thomas by a comfortable margin. Williams received 78 of a possible 130 first-place votes, while Thomas finished as the runner-up with 33 first-place votes. Last year's winner, Clippers guard Jamal Crawford, was third with 8 first-place votes. "[The voting is] not in my control," Thomas told ESPN. "Congrats to Lou Will. I can't say too much about it. All I'm going to say is numbers don't lie. But congrats to him....
Plain Dealer Apr 20, 2015

Tristan Thompson finishes fifth in Sixth Man voting, Lou Williams wins award

Tristan Thompson comes up short in Sixth Man of the Year voting as Lou Williams takes the award.
National Post Apr 20, 2015
Toronto Raptors’ Lou Williams wins NBA’s Sixth Man Award

Toronto Raptors’ Lou Williams wins NBA’s Sixth Man Award

Williams averaged a career-high 15.5 points in his 10th NBA season, helping Toronto win a franchise-record 49 games
Toronto Sun Apr 20, 2015
Raptors' Lou Williams named NBA sixth man of year

Raptors' Lou Williams named NBA sixth man of year

Drake called it – Lou Williams is the NBA's top sixth man.
Raptors HQ Apr 20, 2015

Lou Williams Wins the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year Award

It's confirmed: Lou Williams is going from 6 Man to Sixth Man. It was confirmed today that Lou Williams of the Toronto Raptors has won the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year award given to the league's best reserve. On the season, Williams (or Sweet Lou, or 6 Man, or, well, you get the idea), averaged a career-high 15.5 points, while shooting 40.4 percent from the field, to go along with averages of 1.9 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.1 steals. He came off the bench in 80 games for the Raps this season and averaged 25.2 minutes per game. He was also just two points behind Kyle Lowry for the title of...
Toronto Sun Apr 17, 2015
Raptors' Williams could be the x-factor against Wizards

Raptors' Williams could be the x-factor against Wizards

You would need more than two hands of fingers and thumbs to count the number of games Lou Williams has come off the bench and won for the Raptors this year.
Toronto Sun Apr 13, 2015
Raps say Williams deserves Sixth Man recognition

Raps say Williams deserves Sixth Man recognition

Drake made a song about Lou Williams called 6 Man and the Raptors don’t believe it is a work of fiction.
Raptors HQ Apr 13, 2015

Is “6 Man” Lou Williams the Top Candidate for Sixth Man of the Year?

Lou Williams fits the prototype of past Sixth Man of the Year Award-winners. But is this the year the NBA goes in a different direction? Last week, the Toronto Raptors front office sent out a propoganda kit backing their Sixth Man of the Year Award candidate Lou Williams. The small box includes a cute booklet detailing Lou’s accomplishments throughout the year and, best of all, an "easy button" that plays Drake’s "6 Man" when you hit it. Here’s a peek, along with an apropos reaction video from The Starters’ Trey Kerby. L O U U U U U U ! ! ! @TeamLou23 #SweetLou #6Man...
The Ledger Apr 11, 2015

Toronto 101, Orlando 99: Williams' Late 3 Lifts Raptors Past Magic

Lou Williams made a 3-pointer with 9.9 seconds left to lift Toronto to a 101-99 win over the Orlando Magic, the Raptors' 11th straight win over the Magic.

Lou Williams Photos

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