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Toronto Raptors will select 9th in 2016 NBA Draft

The NBA Draft Lottery results are in, and the Toronto Raptors will have the 9th overall selection in the 2016 NBA Draft. The Raptors also own the 27th pick in the draft. This pick is the result of the infamous Andrea Bargnani trade with the New York Knicks in which the Raptors received the worst of the … Read moreToronto Raptors will select 9th in 2016 NBA Draft

Post Game Report Card: #LowryTime returns as the Raptors steal game 3 vs. Heat

The Toronto Raptors finally managed to put together their most complete game of the series and steal a win from the Miami Heat in game 3. Normally after a victory I’m excited, however this sort of win brings me a confident calmness. The Raptors proved in the regular season that they were a good team, … Read morePost Game Report Card: #LowryTime returns as the Raptors steal game 3 vs. Heat

Drake disses the Pacers…again

The social media feud between the Indiana Pacers and Toronto Raptors‘ Global Ambassador took another drastic step forward. The Raptors managed to erase a 17 point deficit and gut out a home win in front a pumped up Air Canada Centre crowd. However no one was more charged up than Drake after a crucial Pacers’ … Read moreDrake disses the Pacers…again

Drake fires shots at Pacers

The Toronto Raptors came out and dominated the Indiana Pacers 101-85 to take a 2-1 lead in the series. However, the Raptors weren’t done humiliating the Pacers. Their Global Ambassador got in on the action and the Champagne Papi himself had some shots of his own to fire via Instagram. @raptors 👌🏽 A photo posted by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on … Read moreDrake fires shots at Pacers

Views from the bench: What’s wrong with DeMar DeRozan?

Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan isn’t at all playing up to the caliber that we’d expect from a 2-time All-Star. In the two games against the Indiana Pacers in the first round, the Compton native has averaged a dismal 12.0ppg 3.0reb 3.0ast on 27% shooting. Heading into the post-season the Raps were on the heels … Read moreViews from the bench: What’s wrong with DeMar DeRozan?

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Indiana Pacers – Game 1

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the Toronto Raptors are back in the playoffs. Even with the second seed, the Raptors are using whatever fuel they can get to help propel them past the Indiana Pacers  into the second round. For a more detailed analysis on what to expect from the series check out … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Indiana Pacers – Game 1

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look to send message to Pacers

With just four games remaining in the regular season, the Toronto Raptors will play the Indiana Pacers tonight at home. After a 43 game hiatus, the Raptors finally saw prized free agent DeMarre Carroll return to action in their last matchup against the Atlanta Hawks, where they lost 95-87. If the playoffs started today, the Raptors … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look to send message to Pacers

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors get pummelled by Westbrook and Thunder

The Toronto Raptors looked like a team without an answer tonight as they failed to get that elusive franchise record 50th win. The Raptors never really had control of this game and ultimately fell to the Oklahoma City Thunder 119-100. To exemplify their dominance against Toronto – the Thunder led this contest for all but 15 seconds. The Thunder … Read morePost Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors get pummelled by Westbrook and Thunder

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors try to sweep Celtics on the road, tie franchise best win total

The Toronto Raptors are back at it again facing the Boston Celtics for the 2nd time in 3 games. Heading into tonight’s matchup against the 5th place Celtics, the Raptors sit just a 1.5 games behind the Cleveland Cavaliers for first place in the East.The last time these teams met, the Raptors came away victorious in a 105-91 home … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors try to sweep Celtics on the road, tie franchise best win total

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors find magic of their own in win vs. Orlando

It wasn’t pretty, but the Toronto Raptors managed to come away with a 105-100 victory against the Orlando Magic improving their positioning in the Eastern conference playoff standings. The win places the Raptors just a game behind the Cleveland Cavaliers for first place in the East. The Raptors were without three key toational players; Cory … Read morePost Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors find magic of their own in win vs. Orlando