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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

Drake disses the Pacers…again

The social media feud between the Indiana Pacers and Toronto Raptors‘ Global Ambassador took another drastic step forward. The Raptors managed to erase a 17 point deficit and gut out a home win in front a pumped up Air Canada Centre crowd. However no one was more charged up than Drake after a crucial Pacers’ … Read moreDrake disses the Pacers…again

Post Game Report: Toronto Raptors blown out of Indy in Game 4

After an abysmal effort from start to finish, the Toronto Raptors drop game 4 against the Indiana Pacers by a score of 100-83. The series is now tied up at 2-2, and we head back to Toronto for game 5. From the very start, the Pacers demonstrated their desperation by going on a 7-0 run to … Read morePost Game Report: Toronto Raptors blown out of Indy in Game 4

Drake fires shots at Pacers

The Toronto Raptors came out and dominated the Indiana Pacers 101-85 to take a 2-1 lead in the series. However, the Raptors weren’t done humiliating the Pacers. Their Global Ambassador got in on the action and the Champagne Papi himself had some shots of his own to fire via Instagram. @raptors 👌🏽 A photo posted by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on … Read moreDrake fires shots at Pacers

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors at Indiana Pacers – Game 3

Tonight the Toronto Raptors will look to steal a game on the road as they visit the Indiana Pacers in game 3 of their playoff match up. The series, thus far, is tied 1 a piece and while the Raps dropped game 1, they rallied back to win game 2 behind Jonas Valanciunas. The postseason is here … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors at Indiana Pacers – Game 3

Views from the bench: What’s wrong with DeMar DeRozan?

Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan isn’t at all playing up to the caliber that we’d expect from a 2-time All-Star. In the two games against the Indiana Pacers in the first round, the Compton native has averaged a dismal 12.0ppg 3.0reb 3.0ast on 27% shooting. Heading into the post-season the Raps were on the heels … Read moreViews from the bench: What’s wrong with DeMar DeRozan?

Post Game Report Card: Raptors win Game 2, even series vs Pacers

The Toronto Raptors defeat the Indiana Pacers, 98-87, tying the series at one game a piece. You can breathe now, Raptors fans…at least until Thursday. Jonas Valanciunas led the team to a much-needed victory, earning another double-double: scoring 23 points and grabbing 15 rebounds. DeMar DeRozan continued to struggle from the field, scoring 10 points on 5-18 shooting. Coach Dwane … Read morePost Game Report Card: Raptors win Game 2, even series vs Pacers

Post Game Report Card: Raptors drop Game 1 to the Pacers

The beautiful sun shined upon Jurassic Park as the Toronto Raptors opened up yet another post-season at home against the seventh seeded Indiana Pacers. Unfortunately the tears of joy quickly turned to pain as the Raptors dropped a seventh consecutive Playoff game, 100-90. Paul George had 33 points after averaging just 16 points a game against … Read morePost Game Report Card: Raptors drop Game 1 to the Pacers

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Indiana Pacers – Game 1

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the Toronto Raptors are back in the playoffs. Even with the second seed, the Raptors are using whatever fuel they can get to help propel them past the Indiana Pacers  into the second round. For a more detailed analysis on what to expect from the series check out … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Indiana Pacers – Game 1

Series Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Indiana Pacers

The Toronto Raptors will start their first seven game series of the 2016 playoffs against the Indiana Pacers. After a historic season for the Raptors, finishing with the second best record (56-26) in the Eastern Conference, they’ll be playing the seventh seed (45-37) Indiana Pacers. Without a second round playoff appearance since the 2002 playoffs, … Read moreSeries Preview: Toronto Raptors vs Indiana Pacers