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What would a Victor Oladipo trade look like

NBA fans were expecting to have a couple days to catch their breath as they impatiently wait for the NBA Finals to begin on Wednesday, but that break  didn’t last long. As the most dramatic professional sports league, the NBA takes no days off. This afternoon, Jared Weiss of the Athletic reported that Victor Oladipo … Read moreWhat would a Victor Oladipo trade look like

Terence Davis Jr. gets his recognition

Terence Davis Jr., better known to some by his nickname, Mr. Make ‘Em Believe, has certainly accomplished – and far surpassed – any goals that he had set out for his rookie season in the NBA, and he has everybody believing that he can go even further. Coming out of Ole Miss as a four-year … Read moreTerence Davis Jr. gets his recognition

Kyle Lowry’s energy leads Raptors a 2-2 series

There are few to no words remaining in the entirety of the English language that can describe how Kyle Lowry plays basketball. After one of the most impressive performances of Lowry’s career in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Boston Celtics, where he dropped an efficient 33 points, and made the game-winning … Read moreKyle Lowry’s energy leads Raptors a 2-2 series

OG Anunoby sparks a light for the Raptors

“The mood’s not good. we’re not happy. We’re a little pissed off, and we should be,” said Nick Nurse after the Toronto Raptors crushing defeat to the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. “We’re not proud of anything we did [in Game 1]. So you gotta live through that until you … Read moreOG Anunoby sparks a light for the Raptors

Who should be the Toronto Raptors’ eighth man?

As the Toronto Raptors’ players begin to settle into their hotels, and the playoffs slowly inch closer, it is time to discuss everyone’s favourite conversation topic, playoff rotations. A typical NBA season will see a team give nine, ten, sometimes even 11 players significant minutes. Due to the Raptors’ crushing injury woe’s, and Nick Nurse’s … Read moreWho should be the Toronto Raptors’ eighth man?

Terence Davis – Undrafted yet Unbelievable

Masai Ujiri is globally recognized as one of, if not the best general manager (GM) in the NBA. From convincing the Knicks to give up a top-10 pick for Andrea Bargnani, to pulling off the Kawhi Leonard and Marc Gasol deals within the same season to eventually lead to the Raptors’ first ever championship, Masai … Read moreTerence Davis – Undrafted yet Unbelievable

Raptors near full-health prior to Finals rematch

For the first time since June 13th, 2019, a date etched in the soul of Canadian basketball diehards, the Toronto Raptors will face the Golden State Warriors. After meeting at the pinnacle of the sports world last year, both of these teams look drastically different. One side lost Kawhi Leonard to a Western Conference foe, … Read moreRaptors near full-health prior to Finals rematch

National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum honours Fred VanVleet

June 13th, 2019, is a date that when mentioned, will jerk tears for any Canadian basketball fan. It’s more than the date that our favourite basketball team was just another NBA Champion. It was the culmination of an underdog rising above all of the times that they had been chewed up and spit out. It … Read moreNational Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum honours Fred VanVleet

A look into a new point guard: “Point Pascal”

The impending unrestricted free agency of Fred VanVleet has created much discussion and thought throughout the Toronto Raptors fanbase. Considering VanVleet tops the list of successors to Kyle Lowry, the team has to decide whether or not they are willing to match whatever offers come his way this summer. If the Raptors do end up … Read moreA look into a new point guard: “Point Pascal”

Fred VanVleet’s incredible return reminds Raptors of his daunting free agency

In the summer of 2018, Fred VanVleet re-upped with the Raptors on a 2-year deal for $18 million and cemented his status as a Raptors legend, serving as a pivotal player in the late stages of last season’s championship run. As he has maintained, in a perfect world, VanVleet would re-sign with the Raptors this … Read moreFred VanVleet’s incredible return reminds Raptors of his daunting free agency