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Delon Wright saves the Raptors in Game 5

Delon Wright was open. The Raptors were down by two early in the second quarter of Wednesday night’s Game 5. Ty Lawson had mistakenly anticipated Wright setting a screen, allowing the Raptors point guard to receive a pass with a second of airspace behind the 3-point arc. Just three days earlier, Wright had passed up … Read moreDelon Wright saves the Raptors in Game 5

WATCH: 6ix Keys To Winning In 4

You couldn’t script a better start to this series, if you’re a Raptors fan. The stage was set for games 1 and 2. After being swept by the Wizards a few years back, the Wizards confidently rolled into Toronto expecting to have their way. Unfortunately for them the Toronto Raptors, like the weather during their stay in Toronto, was a lot colder than they remembered.

How fitting it was for the Raptors to go up 2-0 (during one of the bigger freezing rain storms in recent memory) against a team that had swept them 3 years prior. The Wizards have been very vocal in their hoping to draw the Raptors, and thus far Washington been made to eat their words.

With that being said, here are 6 Keys to success if the Raptors plan on returning the favour and sweeping the Wizards.

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 đź‘€ 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

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

Trading DeMarre Carroll was the Toronto Raptors’ best offseason move

When the Toronto Raptors signed DeMarre Carroll in 2015 he instantly became one of the franchise’s most hyped signings and rightfully so. Carroll was coming off a career year with the 60 win Atlanta Hawks. During that very season, he averaged a career best 14.6 points, 2 assists and 6.1 rebounds per game. Carroll’s value was … Read moreTrading DeMarre Carroll was the Toronto Raptors’ best offseason move

Joseph departure marks end of Canadian presence on Raptors

Cory Joseph is officially gone. In a move that made logical sense, Joseph was dumped which gave the Toronto Raptors the ability to sign sharpshooter CJ Miles. While initially reported as a sign and trade, the details of the transaction are unclear at this point. However, the bottom line is that Joseph and Miles will … Read moreJoseph departure marks end of Canadian presence on Raptors

Toronto Raptors Offseason: 2017 Summer League and NBA Draft

Have no fear,  your Toronto Raptors will be back in action very soon. The team announced Thursday that it would once again be participating in the Las Vegas Summer League. This is the 10th consecutive year that the Raptors will partake in the annual summer showcase. Toronto will play against New Orleans on July 7th, Minnesota … Read moreToronto Raptors Offseason: 2017 Summer League and NBA Draft