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Eastern Conference All-Star Predictions

January is coming to an end, and that means that the NBA All-Star Game is just around the corner. This year, the event will return to Chicago for the first time since 1974 – when Bob Lanier won All-Star Game MVP, Michael Jordan was just 10 years old, and the Toronto Raptors were still over … Read moreEastern Conference All-Star Predictions

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

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

Report: Toronto Raptors looking at veteran power forward, Drew Gooden

NBA free agent forward-center Drew Gooden has received inquiries from New York, Toronto, Lakers & Clippers, source said. — Marc J. Spears (@MarcJSpearsESPN) July 7, 2016 The Toronto Raptors are potentially going after 14-year veteran power forward, Drew Gooden. After losing on free agent Pau Gasol to the San Antonio Spurs, the Raptors continue to … Read moreReport: Toronto Raptors looking at veteran power forward, Drew Gooden

Best moments from the 2015-16 Toronto Raptors season

The 2015-16 NBA season was undoubtedly the best in Toronto Raptors history. From winning 50 games to earning an Eastern Conference Finals appearance, this Raptors team defied expectations. Let’s take a look back at some of the best moments from this historic season: Off-Season Acquisitions After being swept at the hands of the Washington Wizards last season, Raptors general manager Masai … Read moreBest moments from the 2015-16 Toronto Raptors season

Game Day Preview: Raptors look for season sweep against the Wizards

The Toronto Raptors will host the Washington Wizards, as they look to tie their franchise record of nine straight wins. The Raptors have won their last three matchups against the Wizards, with their latest and most convincing win coming on Jan.8, by a score of 97-88. After getting swept by the Wizards in the first … Read moreGame Day Preview: Raptors look for season sweep against the Wizards