Unhatched: The Birth of the Toronto Raptors Franchise
NEWSTALK 1010 takes a look back at the early days of the Toronto Raptors NBA franchise. In this special documentary you will hear from Raptors franchise founder, John Bitove, about how the team was born. Bitove explains the process of gaining the trust of the NBA and the challenges of bringing a team to Toronto. You will also hear from the Raptors first ever draft pick, Damon Stoudamire, who talks about being booed when he was drafted to the team. Former coaches Darrell Walker and Butch Carter also discuss their challenges with coaching a brand-new team.