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Raptors find their big man in Aron Baynes

After striking out on retaining two of their top priorities this fall in Marc Gasol and Serge Ibaka, the Toronto Raptors have finally found their centre. Aron Baynes is headed to the North. It’s been a boisterous past 48 hours for the Toronto Raptors to say the least. Immediately following the news that Serge Ibaka … Read more

Report: Raptors Sign Greg Monroe

Greg Monroe drives past Jonas Valanciunas

The Toronto Raptors have beautifully transformed their team into championship contenders. With the acquisition of Kawhi Leonard, many believe the Raptors are a few pieces away from taking the fight to the Golden State Warriors. If the 2011 Dallas Mavericks have taught us anything, it’s that role players are crucial for any and every team. … Read more

Report: Toronto Raptors to cut Anthony Bennett & sign F/C Jason Thompson

According to Shams Charania of The Vertical, the Toronto Raptors will part ways with Anthony Bennett to sign veteran F/C Jason Thompson. The Toronto Raptors are waiving forward Anthony Bennett to sign veteran Jason Thompson for the season, league sources tell The Vertical. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 29, 2016 Bennett’s homecoming was a nice … Read more

Post game report card: Lowry, DeRozan will Raptors to win vs Suns

After seeing their historic 11-game winning streak come to blistering halt, the Toronto Raptors resumed basketball duties in a very up-and-down game against the lowly Phoenix Suns. The Raptors came away with a 104-97 victory but it wasn’t easy by any means. The Raptors led by as many as 14 points, but the spirited Suns just … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to get back on track vs Suns

The Toronto Raptors 6 game (All Star broken) road trip got off to a rocky start in Denver after they went down 112-93 in a disappointing performance. They have the chance to put that behind them and move on immediately as they face off against the 14-35 Phoenix Suns. Previous to the Denver game the Raptors … Read more

Blake Griffin would make the Toronto Raptors contenders

With the NBA trade deadline on Feb. 18, Masai Ujiri of the Toronto Raptors has the chance to create a successful trade to acquire Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers should be willing to talk trades for Blake Griffin, after breaking his hand from delivering two punches to the face of Clippers assistant … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Suns high octane offence too much for Raptors to handle

The Toronto Raptors knew they were gonna be in for a tough matchup against the Phoenix Suns after an emotional buzzer beater win in Washington last night. The Suns were riding a 4-game losing streak heading into tonight’s game against the Raptors. No matter who’s suiting up for the Suns, their system never changes – so … Read more

Raptors, among other teams are in the mix for Stoudamire

NBA insider Alex Kennedy tweeted earlier that the Toronto Raptors one of the contending teams looking to acquire the services of 32 year old Amar’e Stoudemire.  Other teams that are reported to have interest are the Los Angeles Clippers, Portland Trail Blazers, the Dallas Mavericks and even the team that originally drafted him, the Phoenix … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors get scorched by Suns to end road trip

After getting blown out by the Golden State Warriors the other day, you’d expect the Toronto Raptors to come out swinging in tonight’s contest against the Phoenix Suns. That was far from the case as the Raptors lost 125-109. Toronto ends their six-game road with a losing record (2-4) while dropping their third straight game for the first time … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors take on the Suns in the desert

With the return of All-Star DeMar Derozan, and a return to the friendly confines of the Air Canada Centre on the horizon, the Toronto Raptors will face their final test on the World Junior road trip when they take on the Phoenix Suns. The last time these two teams met on November 24th in Toronto, … Read more