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What’s next for the Toronto Raptors?

The 2015-16 season was an historic one for the Toronto Raptors. The team set a franchise record of 56 wins in a single season and survived 2 gruesome playoff match ups against the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat, both of which went all the way to 7 games. The Raps also reached the conference finals against the … Read moreWhat’s next for the Toronto Raptors?

It’s all about the 1st quarter for the Toronto Raptors

The first quarter has proven to be a decisive factor in the outcome of playoff games for the Toronto Raptors. After beating the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first quarter of Game 4, the Raptors improved their playoff record to 9-2. The only two times the Raptors have lost a game after winning the opening frame, was … Read moreIt’s all about the 1st quarter for the Toronto Raptors

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

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look to win another Game 7 against Miami Heat

The Toronto Raptors are back at it again with another chance to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history. They’ll have to do it though against three-time NBA Champion Dwayne Wade and his Miami Heat in Game 7. It’s been a replica of round one with the Raptors dropping … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look to win another Game 7 against Miami Heat

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Miami Heat – Game 1

It’s an amazing feeling to finally have that monkey of our back. With that being said, the Toronto Raptors still have business to take care of as the team begins their 7 game series against the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. The series against the Indiana Pacers just ended and already we have another Raptors game … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Miami Heat – Game 1

Series Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Miami Heat

The third time was a charm for the Toronto Raptors, after they finally won a first round series as the higher seed. The last time the Raptors were in the second round was in 2001, after they beat the New Yorks Knicks led by Allan Houston and Latrell Sprewell, and later on lost to the Philadelphia 76ers and the … Read moreSeries Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Miami Heat

Toronto Raptors punch ticket to 2nd round with Game 7 win over Pacers

The Toronto Raptors beat the Indiana Pacers 89-84 in Game 7, earning their way to the second round for the first time since 2001. The Raptors will play the Miami Heat, who were able to beat the Charlotte Hornets (4-3) early today. DeMar DeRozan had 30 points to lead the Raptors, who held the lead for … Read moreToronto Raptors punch ticket to 2nd round with Game 7 win over Pacers

Toronto Raptors get ready for Game 7 against the Indiana Pacers

The Toronto Raptors will play their most important game in franchise history, when they go against the Indiana Pacers in Game 7 at 8:00 p.m. EST. For the third straight postseason, the Raptors will try to advance to the second round of the playoffs after being the higher seed. They haven’t advanced since 2001, when … Read moreToronto Raptors get ready for Game 7 against the Indiana Pacers

Post Game Report Card: Raptors fall to the Pacers, Game 7 on Sunday

The Toronto Raptors fall to the Indiana Pacers in Game 6, 101-83. The Pacers avoid elimination and force a Game 7 on Sunday at 8 p.m. DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry struggled from the field once again. DeRozan scoring eight points on 3-13 shooting and Lowry scoring 10 points on 4-14 shooting. Lowry did earn himself a double-double (10 points, 10 assists), … Read morePost Game Report Card: Raptors fall to the Pacers, Game 7 on Sunday

How the Toronto Raptors pulled off a Game 5 comeback

The score was 90-77 at the start of the fourth quarter. Fans were restless, frustrated and probably starting to drink. Twelve minutes of basketball later, the Toronto Raptors had won Game 5 of their best-of-seven first round series against the Indiana Pacers 102-99. Wait. what? The Raptors ended up winning this game. As far as I’m aware, … Read moreHow the Toronto Raptors pulled off a Game 5 comeback