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Who is Danny Green and what does he bring to Toronto?

Danny Green

Acquiring Kawhi Leonard is by far the biggest trade in Raptors history. Landing our first superstar (with all due respect to DeRozan) since Vince Carter has given fans a new breath of life. But with all the noise it generated, many missed a key pickup for the Raptors. Enter Danny Green, a well decorated NBA … Read moreWho is Danny Green and what does he bring to Toronto?

Firing Casey was a mistake

It’s the end of an era, as the Toronto Raptors have fired their head coach, Dwane Casey. Under Casey, the Raptors have had 3 50-win seasons – a mark that was never reached before his arrival in Toronto. Masai Ujiri said in a press release “I have decided this is a very difficult but necessary … Read moreFiring Casey was a mistake

Raptors Season/Playoff Grades

After another demoralizing sweep at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers, many are writing the Raptors off for good labelling this season as their chance to prove their worth. Unfortunately, this series could have taken a different turn if game one and three ended differently, but the Raptors had absolutely no answer for LeBron and … Read moreRaptors Season/Playoff Grades

The NBA purgatory that the Raptors must avoid

After a soul-crushing Game 3 loss, The Toronto Raptors are 48 minutes away from being eliminated by the Cavaliers for the third straight year and the second time being swept. Believe me, I am extremely tired of the LeBronto Jokes and the LeBron memes of him owning our franchise, but at this point we are … Read moreThe NBA purgatory that the Raptors must avoid

Game Three Adjustments

To say that game two was a disgrace is an understatement, but rather than letting themselves get swept, the Raptors need to make some serious adjustments prior to an obvious must win game three. Here are a list of some adjustments the Raptors should make: Start Norman Powell over Serge Ibaka You know it’s early … Read moreGame Three Adjustments

How to beat LeBron’s Cavs? Do what Indiana couldn’t

At the start of the season, nobody would have bet that the Raptors would be a betting favourite with few days rest before playing the Cavaliers. It’s been a major role reversal this season, and this time it’s the Cavaliers that have the one day rest before their encounter with Toronto after a hard-fought seven … Read moreHow to beat LeBron’s Cavs? Do what Indiana couldn’t

Happy Holidays! Toronto Raptors Christmas Poem

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! From everyone here at Raptors Cage we’d like to wish you all a very happy and safe holiday season. In the spirit of giving, our friend Nadine Liverpool from SportsNaytion.com has made a Toronto Raptors inspired Christmas poem that we’re going to share with you today. You may recall seeing Nadine … Read moreHappy Holidays! Toronto Raptors Christmas Poem

LOYAL to a TEE partnership + giveaway details

We have some exciting news for all of our readers here at Raptors Cage. We have partnered with LOYAL to a TEE (http://www.loyaltoatee.com/), a fan shop that provides a fashionable take on Toronto-basketball apparel. They have some absolutely gorgeous, high quality shirts. To learn more about them, click  here. The partnership is going to yield … Read moreLOYAL to a TEE partnership + giveaway details

Let My People Go: The Raptor Rookies

Lets face it people, the playoffs are no longer real for the Toronto Raptors. Even the extreme optimists out there, who refuse to lose hope until the Raptors are mathematically eliminated, understand this fact. Blowing this last stretch of games where the Raps could’ve easily gained ground on the 8th seed removed any hope of … Read moreLet My People Go: The Raptor Rookies