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DeMar DeRozan Was Sacrificed For This

In the video above DeMar DeRozan sits down with Taylor Rooks and talks about various topics. Of note to Raptors fans is how DeMar responds to how he felt about Toronto making the Finals. The narrative among fans was that DeMar was upset or resentful of Toronto making the finals without him. Logically, one can … Read moreDeMar DeRozan Was Sacrificed For This

Explaining the Raptors’ Game 1 Curse

The Toronto Raptors have struggled in game one of a playoff series. The Raptors are 1 and 10 in the first game of a playoff series since the seven game format was introduced.

Season in Recap: A Transformative Journey

The Toronto Raptors end the regular season 2nd in the East with 58 wins. Despite this great finish, any fan will know this season has been far from the ordinary journey. Last season the Raptors had 12 different starting lineups. This year they’ve had 22. This is a testament to their strength in holding the … Read moreSeason in Recap: A Transformative Journey

The Chronicle of DeMar DeRozan’s Career in Toronto

In what seems like the most anticipated game of the Raptor’s regular season, DeMar DeRozan will return with his San Antonio Spurs teammates to face the Toronto Raptors at Scotiabank Arena on Friday. The league seems abuzz about the game at the moment. The game will be nationally televised in the United States. Masai Ujiri … Read moreThe Chronicle of DeMar DeRozan’s Career in Toronto

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