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Game Three Adjustments

To say that game two was a disgrace is an understatement, but rather than letting themselves get swept, the Raptors need to make some serious adjustments prior to an obvious must win game three. Here are a list of some adjustments the Raptors should make: Start Norman Powell over Serge Ibaka You know it’s early … Read moreGame Three Adjustments

What would a Victor Oladipo trade look like

NBA fans were expecting to have a couple days to catch their breath as they impatiently wait for the NBA Finals to begin on Wednesday, but that breakĀ  didn’t last long. As the most dramatic professional sports league, the NBA takes no days off. This afternoon, Jared Weiss of the Athletic reported that Victor Oladipo … Read moreWhat would a Victor Oladipo trade look like

Should the Raptors pursue Montrezl Harrell?

The Toronto Raptors have a long checklist to work through this summer. Among their most pressing items on the to-do list are to re-sign Fred VanVleet, to look for a strong scoring option to pair next to Pascal Siakam, to extend OG Anunoby’s contract before he hits restricted free agency, and of course, to figure … Read moreShould the Raptors pursue Montrezl Harrell?

Terence Davis Jr. gets his recognition

Terence Davis Jr., better known to some by his nickname, Mr. Make ‘Em Believe, has certainly accomplished – and far surpassed – any goals that he had set out for his rookie season in the NBA, and he has everybody believing that he can go even further. Coming out of Ole Miss as a four-year … Read moreTerence Davis Jr. gets his recognition

Nick Nurse is a Raptor for now, and for the foreseeable future

This morning, Toronto Raptors fans had a weight lifted off their shoulders knowing that Nick Nurse will remain North of the border for the next few years, at minimum. The Athletic’s Blake Murphy first broke the news via Twitter, stating that the Raptors and Nick Nurse have agreed to a multi-year extension, with the exact … Read moreNick Nurse is a Raptor for now, and for the foreseeable future

Don’t give up on Pascal Siakam

Every mediocre investor knows that in order to make money on the stock market, you should aim to buy low, and sell high. Unfortunately, sports fans don’t always carry the same demeanor. If Pascal Siakam were a stock right now, he would be trading for pennies. His performance all throughout the NBA bubble, and especially … Read moreDon’t give up on Pascal Siakam

Norman Powell’s overtime heroics lead Raptors to a Game 7

One week ago, the Boston Celtics found themselves up two points against the Toronto Raptors with 0.5 seconds remaining in the game. They were half a second away from putting the defending champions in an unrecoverable 3-0 series deficit, and proclaiming their third Conference Finals berth in the last four years. It’s been anything but … Read moreNorman Powell’s overtime heroics lead Raptors to a Game 7

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s second round exit sparks optimism for Raptors fans

For the better part of the past decade, Toronto Raptors fans have longed to see Giannis Antetokounmpo don the red and white colours of the North. What began as a pipe dream with photoshopped images circulating Twitter, and fans stirring up stories of how the Greek Freak might appreciate Toronto’s cultural diversity on Reddit, may … Read moreGiannis Antetokounmpo’s second round exit sparks optimism for Raptors fans

Raptors find themselves in an unfamiliar place

The 2019 NBA defending champions, have been pushed to the brink of elimination by the shorthanded Boston Celtics, after being blown out in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Last night was just the seventh time all season that the Raptors have lost a game by 15 or more points, and interestingly enough, four … Read moreRaptors find themselves in an unfamiliar place

Serge Ibaka listed as questionable ahead of Game 6

The Toronto Raptors may be down a player in their already-tight seven man rotation. Serge Ibaka is the latest Raptor to fall victim to the injury bug, having exited last night’s blowout loss to the Celtics with approximately seven minutes left in the fourth quarter, heading immediately back to the locker room. This morning, Serge … Read moreSerge Ibaka listed as questionable ahead of Game 6

Kyle Lowry’s energy leads Raptors a 2-2 series

There are few to no words remaining in the entirety of the English language that can describe how Kyle Lowry plays basketball. After one of the most impressive performances of Lowry’s career in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Boston Celtics, where he dropped an efficient 33 points, and made the game-winning … Read moreKyle Lowry’s energy leads Raptors a 2-2 series