Casey Will Give Rookies More Playing Time

With the Toronto Raptors on the verge of being ousted from the playoffs, fans and members of the media have begun pleading for Dwane Casey to let rookies Terrence Ross, Jonas Valanciunas and Quincy Acy to get some burn over veterans like Alan Anderson and Aaron Gray.

However, as witnessed by the tough loss in Boston earlier this week, giving the kids playing time isn’t always the best idea.

Here’s my article for Yahoo! Sports on how Casey will navigate giving his rookies playing time while still staying competative in games.

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Ryan McNeill Ryan McNeill has appeared on NBA XL, ESPN Radio, The Fan 590, The Score, TSN Radio and The Home Stretch. He has covered the NBA with media credentials since the 2007-08 season.

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