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Joseph departure marks end of Canadian presence on Raptors

Cory Joseph is officially gone. In a move that made logical sense, Joseph was dumped which gave the Toronto Raptors the ability to sign sharpshooter CJ Miles. While initially reported as a sign and trade, the details of the transaction are unclear at this point. However, the bottom line is that Joseph and Miles will … Read moreJoseph departure marks end of Canadian presence on Raptors

Two Basketball Pros Battle Off the Court for Charity

This season’s wild playoff run isn’t the only thing keeping fans on the edge of their seats. Toronto’s DeMarre Carroll and Cory Joseph have teamed up to help The Carroll Family Foundation while battling for beard glory. This four-week competition, now in full swing, kicked off on April 10 with a shave-down event in which … Read moreTwo Basketball Pros Battle Off the Court for Charity

Series Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Milwaukee Bucks

The 2016-17 Toronto Raptors will look to build on the success achieved by last years squad, who made an appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals. The next step for this team, logically, is to reach the NBA Finals and capture the organization’s first-ever world championship. The quest starts Saturday, April 15 when the Raptors host the Milwaukee … Read moreSeries Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Milwaukee Bucks

Lowry diagnosed as likely out for the season

  Toronto Raptors All-Star Guard Kyle Lowry is officially on the shelf. After sitting out Sunday night’s game against Portland, it has now been confirmed that Kyle Lowry is in fact, seriously injured. Just how long will the Raptors heart and soul be out? According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Lowry will be out 4-5 Weeks. Shortly … Read moreLowry diagnosed as likely out for the season

Game Day Preview: From Rip City, to the 6ix

  After returning from the All-Star break with a big win against Boston, The Toronto Raptors now turn their focus to the Portland Trail Blazers. Portland comes into town after also winning their last game against the Orlando Magic. Previously, these two teams faced off on December 26th 2016 with Toronto pulling away late to seal … Read moreGame Day Preview: From Rip City, to the 6ix

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to avenge game 1 embarassment

Tonight, the Toronto Raptors are out in Cleveland looking for revenge against the Cavaliers. Tuesday night, the Raps lost to the Cavs 115-84 in game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Kyle Lowry disappeared and the bench was not present in game 1. However, DeMar DeRozan was still able to score 18 points and dish out 5 assists on … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors look to avenge game 1 embarassment

Toronto Raptors need Norman Powell on the court, not the bench

After the Toronto Raptors lost 115-84 to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, it’s apparent that whatever they’re doing isn’t exactly working to their advantage. The Cavaliers ran them off the court by driving to the rim for highlight dunks, on their way to 56 points in the paint. The Raptors seemed tired … Read moreToronto Raptors need Norman Powell on the court, not the bench

Series Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Cleveland Cavaliers

For the first time in franchise history, the Toronto Raptors have reached the conference finals. The main goal this year was to advance past the first round. However, after advancing to the second round, expectations weren’t as clear. Well, here we are. Our precious Raptors are in the Eastern Conference Finals against the King, LeBron James. While … Read moreSeries Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Cleveland Cavaliers

Raptors player ratings for the Heat series

  The Toronto Raptors did it. They made it past the second round, they overcame a strong and well supported Miami team, they made their first conference final in franchise history, and they continue to make history in what is now undeniably their greatest season. These are my grades for some of the members of … Read moreRaptors player ratings for the Heat series