However, with Greivis Vasquez, on the roster and Lowry set to become a free agent at season end, there isn’t much reason for Toronto to keep their feisty point guard if they can improve for the future.
The Warriors have been shopping for a backup point guard and have been engaged for weeks with Toronto on Kyle Lowry, sources said.
For what it’s worth, Yahoo sports says Toronto isn’t completely unsold to the idea of trading Lowry, but has stopped ‘auctioning’ him off to teams with Toronto’s improved play.
Golden State meanwhile is in need of a backup point guard and few fit that role better than the tenacious Lowry.
The 27-year-old guard is averaging 15.6 points, 7.4 assists and 4 rebounds in 36 minutes.