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5 Things We’ve Seen From The First Week of Raptors Basketball

When a child is given their first cookie after dinner, it’s very rare that you see them satisfied upon gobbling it down: they always want more. Even after accomplishing the original goal of having a lingering sweet taste in their mouth, they’re unfulfilled. When an NBA fanbase is given their first NBA Championship, there’s much … Read more5 Things We’ve Seen From The First Week of Raptors Basketball

Report: Raptors Sign Greg Monroe

Greg Monroe drives past Jonas Valanciunas

The Toronto Raptors have beautifully transformed their team into championship contenders. With the acquisition of Kawhi Leonard, many believe the Raptors are a few pieces away from taking the fight to the Golden State Warriors. If the 2011 Dallas Mavericks have taught us anything, it’s that role players are crucial for any and every team. … Read moreReport: Raptors Sign Greg Monroe

Dwane Casey isn’t simply a victim of LeBron, and the Celtics are proving that

Dwayne Casey led the Raptors to the promised land. But it’s what he did once he got there that got him fired. It’s been funny hearing the Stephen A.’s of the world comment on the absurdity and the issues of firing a coach who just won 59 games, as if this was some silly mistake. … Read moreDwane Casey isn’t simply a victim of LeBron, and the Celtics are proving that

Report: Raptors, Jared Sullinger agree to 1-year deal

Free agent Jared Sullinger has agreed to a one-year deal with the Toronto Raptors, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 11, 2016 Toronto Raptors fans can take a deep breath, knowing that they now have a starting power forward; at least one better than Luis Scola. According to reports, the Raptors and … Read moreReport: Raptors, Jared Sullinger agree to 1-year deal

Game Day Preview: DeRozan, Raptors take on Harden, Rockets in Houston

DeMar DeRozan and the Toronto Raptors begin their first game of back-to-back as they face off against James Harden and the Houston Rockets. The last match up between the 2 teams took place in Toronto and resulted in the Rockets ending the Raps’ 12 game winning streak at the ACC, 113-107. However, the score doesn’t tell the story … Read moreGame Day Preview: DeRozan, Raptors take on Harden, Rockets in Houston

Post Game Report Card: Without Lowry, Raptors unable to overcome Celtics

After facing the Boston Celtics for the second time in three games, the Toronto Raptors fell to their division rivals 91-79. With the news of star guard Kyle Lowry sitting out, the Raps started Cory Joseph at point guard. While this game was one to forget, the Raps did clinch a third straight playoff berth, so that’s something to look forward to. … Read morePost Game Report Card: Without Lowry, Raptors unable to overcome Celtics

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: Lowry Shines as Toronto Raptors Defeat Celtics

  On a night after St. Patrick’s Day, it seems as though the luck of the Irish wasn’t with the Boston Celtics, but definitely on the side of the Toronto Raptors, who pulled out a 105-91 win over the opposition. Kyle Lowry continued his spectacular play and the men from the Six were firing on all cylinders. Let’s take … Read morePost Game Report Card: Lowry Shines as Toronto Raptors Defeat Celtics

Game Day Preview: Raptors face off against Celtics in Atlantic Clash

Tonight, the Toronto Raptors will take on an Atlantic division foe as the Boston Celtics are in town. Emotions will be running high as former fan favourite, Amir Johnson, returns to the Air Canada Centre. While the Raps boast All-Star guards, DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, Boston has an All-Star guard of their own in Isaiah Thomas. A day after St … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors face off against Celtics in Atlantic Clash

Post Game Report Card: DeRozan, Raptors Overcome Celtics in Amir’s Return to Toronto

Amir Johnson‘s return to Toronto couldn’t have ended in a more bittersweet fashion. Amir was greeted by cheers from the Toronto crowd. However, the Toronto Raptors couldn’t be any happier to secure another win over an Atlantic division rival, the Boston Celtics. The Raptors and Celtics played a competitive game right down to the wire, but it … Read morePost Game Report Card: DeRozan, Raptors Overcome Celtics in Amir’s Return to Toronto