Raptors Cage

Masai Ujiri on The Woj Pod: What You Missed

Yesterday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski dropped a 59-minute podcast where he interviewed Masai Ujiri, going through all that went on this summer. Masai is always a pleasure to listen to, and his extended chat with Woj was no exception. Those looking to listen to the podcast can do so here. Unfortunately for those looking for huge … Read moreMasai Ujiri on The Woj Pod: What You Missed

Five home and road games to circle on the schedule

The NBA released the 2018-2019 regular season schedule exactly a week ago, with the Raptors opening the season at home against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Oct. 17. Here at 10 games that are must watch, 5 home and 5 away. Spurs @ Raptors February 22, 2019 The obvious. The night everyone in Toronto is waiting for, … Read moreFive home and road games to circle on the schedule

Raptors’ Most Anticipated Games 2018-2019 season

The schedule for the 2018-2019 NBA season dropped yesterday.  The Raptors will be featured in 15 U.S. nationally televised games, not including 11 that will be broadcasted on NBA TV, which is an increase of 10 games from last season.  So let’s break down the most anticipated games. The first matchup will be against the … Read moreRaptors’ Most Anticipated Games 2018-2019 season

Who is Danny Green and what does he bring to Toronto?

Danny Green

Acquiring Kawhi Leonard is by far the biggest trade in Raptors history. Landing our first superstar (with all due respect to DeRozan) since Vince Carter has given fans a new breath of life. But with all the noise it generated, many missed a key pickup for the Raptors. Enter Danny Green, a well decorated NBA … Read moreWho is Danny Green and what does he bring to Toronto?

Forecasting Kawhi’s decision

The Raptors trade for Kawhi Leonard created an enormus storyline that will be in the back of the minds of fans for the next eleven months. Already, there has been plenty of discussion surrounding Kawhi Leonard’s impending free agency next year.  Opinions varied on multiple platforms involving the most prominent NBA voices. Though the Raptors … Read moreForecasting Kawhi’s decision

The DeMar DeRozan Era was as amazing as it was naïve

DeMar DeRozan’s unexpected departure from the Raptors this week has been the source of much self-reflection within the Toronto fanbase. As a result of the polarizing deal for disgruntled Spurs superstar Kawhi Leonard, Raptors fans have been forced to evaluate DeRozan’s legacy with the organization far sooner than maybe they thought they would have to. … Read moreThe DeMar DeRozan Era was as amazing as it was naïve

A brief history of players falling in love with Toronto

The next year will be a fun one in terms of Raptors basketball, however, much like in OKC with Paul George, the recruitment of Toronto’s newly acquired superstar will remain in the back of everyone’s mind throughout. Everybody knows the story. Kawhi Leonard is determined to become a Los Angeles Laker next year, and that … Read moreA brief history of players falling in love with Toronto

Trading for Kawhi Leonard was a no-brainer

The Kawhi Leonard-DeMar DeRozan blockbuster, as expected, has brought mixed reactions. The Raptors acquisition of a consensus superstar has most fans excited, but, of course, losing your franchise’s best player ever for a likely one year rental is guaranteed to rub many the wrong way, especially when it upsets the player himself. While the critiques … Read moreTrading for Kawhi Leonard was a no-brainer

Report: Raptors finalizing deal to acquire Kawhi Leonard

No, you’re not still sleeping. Kawhi Leonard is going to become a Raptor, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. The reported deal centers around DeMar DeRozan. According to the story with Wojnarowski and Chris Haynes, “Toronto and San Antonio have been talking about the trade for two weeks, and several incarnations of packages have been discussed, league sources … Read moreReport: Raptors finalizing deal to acquire Kawhi Leonard

Windhorst: Raptors are negotiating for Kawhi and have made compelling offer

In just a few days, the possibility of the Raptors acquiring superstar Kawhi Leonard has turned from a far-fetched idea into a hot topic around the NBA. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, among the best of the best in terms of reporting, followed up his mention yesterday of the Raptors being in the driver’s seat for Kawhi … Read moreWindhorst: Raptors are negotiating for Kawhi and have made compelling offer