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4 Takeaways From The Japan Games

If you were among the fans who were less inclined to wake up at a nonsensical time to watch the Raptors and Rockets square off in Tokyo, you’re forgiven. Yes, it’s just pre-season, however watching our squad play 2 moderately competitive 48-minute basketball games against NBA talent beats watching snippets of Pascal Siakam break down … Read more4 Takeaways From The Japan Games

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors welcome Thunder to the 6ix

  Coming off a 100-78 rout of the Dallas Mavericks, the Toronto Raptors are back in action Thursday. It was all Toronto in their win against the Dallas Mavericks. DeMar DeRozan was finally able to get his scoring back, dropping 25 points on 10-17 shooting. Jonas Valanciunas also continued to stay hot and had a … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors welcome Thunder to the 6ix

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors get pummelled by Westbrook and Thunder

The Toronto Raptors looked like a team without an answer tonight as they failed to get that elusive franchise record 50th win. The Raptors never really had control of this game and ultimately fell to the Oklahoma City Thunder 119-100. To exemplify their dominance against Toronto – the Thunder led this contest for all but 15 seconds. The Thunder … Read morePost Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors get pummelled by Westbrook and Thunder

Game Day Preview: Raptors aim for the big 50 against Thunder

Tonight, the Toronto Raptors hope to accomplish the achievement that has long been eluding the club for it’s 21 year history. However, this won’t be an easy win as the Dinos take on a relentless Oklahoma City Thunder team. The Raps have maintained one of the top 5 records in the NBA for most of the season. … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors aim for the big 50 against Thunder

Why we are seeing a much improved Kyle Lowry

While most of the NBA media has been spending their time fawning over the generational talents that are Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook it has gone somewhat unnoticed that Toronto Raptors starting point guard Kyle Lowry has been off to an incredible start to the season. He’s lead the Raptors to an 11-6 start in which they … Read moreWhy we are seeing a much improved Kyle Lowry

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors Use Late Rally to Stun Thunder

The Toronto Raptors are now 5-0 and remain undefeated through the early part of the season. On Wednesday night, the Raptors got the W and outplayed the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-98. In a game where the Raps started out slow, the team play and unselfishness of each player is what propelled them to a victory … Read morePost Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors Use Late Rally to Stun Thunder

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors defence put to test vs Thunder

After starting the season with a franchise best, 4-0 record, the Toronto Raptors face a western powerhouse in the Oklahoma City Thunder. Although, the Thunder have made some moves over the seasons to bring in new faces, there are a couple guys by the names of Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant who will give the Raps all they can handle on the … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors defence put to test vs Thunder

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors face Spurs, try to end 5-game winning streak

The Toronto Raptors run into the red hot San Antonio Spurs tonight who are currently on a 5-game winning streak. The last time the Raptors(38-25) played the Spurs (39-23) they squeaked away with a victory over the reigning NBA Champions using solid defence and playing great basketball. Lately the Raptors haven’t been playing very well (losers … Read moreGame Day Preview: Toronto Raptors face Spurs, try to end 5-game winning streak

Post Game Report Card: Slumping Raptors fall to the Thunder

The Toronto Raptors fought, but were still edged out by the Oklahoma City Thunder 104-108. It’s safe to say that the time to panic is upon us. The Raptors have now lost eight of their last nine games. Their only win in this horrid stretch has come against the Philadelphia 76ers. When a team in such … Read morePost Game Report Card: Slumping Raptors fall to the Thunder

Game day: Raps square off against Thunder

The Toronto Raptors are set to take on the surging Oklahoma City Thunder tonight at Chesapeake Arena.  Toronto (38-24) has dropped seven of its last ten and looks to pick up the pieces against a daunting opponent.  In light of reigning-MVP Kevin Durant‘s recent absence due to a nagging foot injury,  Russell Westbrook has taken charge and absolutely dominated. … Read moreGame day: Raps square off against Thunder