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Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors beat Knicks on way to franchise record

The Toronto Raptors came away with a 103-93 victory over the New York Knicks, setting a franchise record of 10 consecutive wins. After losing their first matchup of the season, due to a couple missed calls by the referees, the Raptors made sure they won in front of their home crowd. DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry were great … Read morePost Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors beat Knicks on way to franchise record

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look for franchise record against Knicks

The Toronto Raptors will try to set a franchise record of 10 consecutive wins, when they play the New York Knicks on Thursday night. Kyle Lowry is listed as questionable for tonight’s matchup, after hurting his wrist in a 106-89 victory over the Washington Wizards. It’s likely the Air Canada Centre will see their All-Star … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look for franchise record against Knicks

Evaluating the promising future of basketball in Canada

Basketball in Canada is often overlooked. Many individuals forget that origins of the sport tie deep into Canada. However, some are totally oblivious to just how deep basketball roots run in Canada. It was December of 1891 when physical instructor, Canadian James Naismith invented the game. It was initially meant to keep track athletes in shape. Fast forward … Read moreEvaluating the promising future of basketball in Canada

Game Day Preview: Raptors Look To Bounce Back Against Sixers

After a tough blow against the New York Knicks at home, the Toronto Raptors hit the road once again, hoping to bounce back against the Philadelphia 76ers. The Raptors (5-3) may once again be without their two important wings: their starting small forward, DeMarre Carroll, and their first guy off the bench, Terrence Ross. For … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors Look To Bounce Back Against Sixers

Post Game Report Card: Raptors lose controversially to hot hand Anthony, Knicks

The Toronto Raptors lose 111-109 to the New York Knicks dropping their third straight game to Carmelo Anthony and friends. The Raptors struggled right out of the gate to find a rhythm, but eventually stayed the course and made their run in the second half. There was crucial missed call in the final 30 seconds of the game. It’s … Read morePost Game Report Card: Raptors lose controversially to hot hand Anthony, Knicks

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to right ship against Knicks

The Toronto Raptors will tip off against the New York Knicks Tuesday night at the ACC with hopes of getting back to their early season winning ways. It will be the first of four match ups with the division rival this season. The Knicks roll into Toronto with a sub-par record as usual, but even … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors look to right ship against Knicks

Knicks and Nuggets misfortunes will be the Raptors’ gain

Rewind to just over two years ago to July 10th, 2013 where one of the best moments in the over 20 year history of the Toronto Raptors was made official. Andrea Bargnani, the first ever European to be picked first overall in an NBA draft, Bryan Colangelo’s pet project, Primo Pasta connoisseur, and the bane … Read moreKnicks and Nuggets misfortunes will be the Raptors’ gain

Toronto Raptors showing interest in RFA Iman Shumpert

Apparently Masai Ujiri is at it again. This time reports from writers Chris Broussard & Alex Kennedy show that the Toronto Raptors are showing interest in restricted free agent Iman Shumpert. The Toronto Raptors now join the hunt along with the Lakers, Mavs and Bucks in possible destinations for the versatile guard who spent last … Read moreToronto Raptors showing interest in RFA Iman Shumpert

Post Game Report Card: Raptors rout Knicks, retain 3rd seed

The Toronto Raptors were without Kyle Lowry once again, however managed to withstand the return of Andrea Bargnani and the New York Knicks as they came victorious against the league’s worst team. 106-89 was the final score in this one, putting the Raps at 42-28 and back into the third spot in the Eastern Conference. The Raps simply handled the Knicks as they … Read morePost Game Report Card: Raptors rout Knicks, retain 3rd seed

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors hope to redeem themselves against Knicks

The Toronto Raptors lead the Atlantic division by 10.5 games, however their downward spiral continued after dropping their last contest against the Chicago Bulls. With the New York Knicks coming into town the Raptors will try to right the ship and build some sort of momentum heading into the post-season. The Raptors have been in … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors hope to redeem themselves against Knicks