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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

Raps-Wizards is over, but Washington’s trash-talk isn’t

It’s official. The first-seeded Raps- who, by nature, made it difficult on themselves- have finally disposed of the Wizards and now await the winner of Cavaliers-Pacers Game 7 (hahahahaha). But lost in all of the postgame relief is this incredible quote by Markeiff Morris, tweeted just after the game by an ABC reporter. Markiefd Morris: … Read moreRaps-Wizards is over, but Washington’s trash-talk isn’t

Marcin Gortat and the art of the moving screen

As the Raptors and Wizards get ready for a pivotal Game 5 tonight, it’s pretty clear that the play of John Wall will have a big hand in deciding the outcome of the game that will break the 2-2 tie. Wall looked comfortable and dialed in during the games in Washington, upping his series averages … Read moreMarcin Gortat and the art of the moving screen

Raptors get over the Wall

Heading into tonight’s game 3, the Raptors can be nothing but ecstatic about the first two games of their series against the Wizards. The Raps took care of business and beat the Washington 130-119 to go up 2-0 in the series. Toronto went up big early in the game, finishing the first quarter with 44 … Read moreRaptors get over the Wall

DeMar’s big night

DeMar DeRozan broke the Wizards tonight. The Wizards are not on the same page right now 👀 John Wall and Gortat arguing on the bench while Bradley Beal covers his face pic.twitter.com/PrTBywLbY3 — NBA Inside Stuff (@NBAInside_Stuff) April 18, 2018 Despite heroics from CJ Miles and Delon Wright on Saturday, it’s never a given that … Read moreDeMar’s big night

Game 1 will set the tone for Raptors-Wizards series

“Our Game 1 is our Game 7 tomorrow.” One day before the Raptors begin their first-round series with the Wizards, Kyle Lowry left it all on the table. Toronto has lost its last 10 Game 1s as a franchise. The last seven have featured Lowry and DeMar DeRozan. If the pressure to finally take a … Read moreGame 1 will set the tone for Raptors-Wizards series

Nervous about Round 1? Vegas disagrees

Never is it more apparent than from the end of the regular season to the start of the playoffs that the national pastime of Canada is worrying about our basketball team. No matter the team, no matter the opponent, no matter the seed, Raptors fans love to express about their uneasiness towards the playoffs, and … Read moreNervous about Round 1? Vegas disagrees

Game Day Preview: Raptors begin home and home against Wizards

    After a thrilling win against the New York Knicks, the Toronto Raptors are back in action Wednesday night against the Washington Wizards. Currently, the Raptors are on a four game winning streak and have not been defeated since returning from the All-Star break. Washington on the other hand, is coming off of huge win … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors begin home and home against Wizards

Post Game Report Card: Raptors keep rolling in dominant win over Wizards

The Toronto Raptors found yet another victory in January as they made it nine straight with a 106-89 win over the Washington Wizards. The win gives the Raptors their 30th of the season and keeps them in close contention for the top seed in the eastern conference. The Raptors closed out the 1st on a … Read morePost Game Report Card: Raptors keep rolling in dominant win over Wizards