Raptors Cage

Dwane Casey isn’t simply a victim of LeBron, and the Celtics are proving that

Dwayne Casey led the Raptors to the promised land. But it’s what he did once he got there that got him fired. It’s been funny hearing the Stephen A.’s of the world comment on the absurdity and the issues of firing a coach who just won 59 games, as if this was some silly mistake. … Read more

After Draft, Biyombo’s emergence, it’s time for the Toronto Raptors to put Valanciunas on the trade block

After the 2016 Draft, the Toronto Raptors still don’t have an answer for their missing piece at the power forward position. Instead, they now have three centres that are able to contribute. With the 27th pick they did select power forward Pascal Siakam, who is still a couple years away from filling that void on a … Read more

What’s next for the Toronto Raptors?

The 2015-16 season was an historic one for the Toronto Raptors. The team set a franchise record of 56 wins in a single season and survived 2 gruesome playoff match ups against the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat, both of which went all the way to 7 games. The Raps also reached the conference finals against the … Read more

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors look to take down Hawks

The Toronto Raptors look to sweep their season series against the Atlanta Hawks at the Philips Arena, starting at 8 p.m. EST. The Raptors (52-25) are on the first night of a back-to-back, returning home tomorrow to play the Indiana Pacers. The third-seeded Hawks (46-32) are looking to distance themselves from Boston and Miami in a crowded race for the … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors to take on Eastern Conference best Hawks

The Toronto Raptors end the longest All-Star break in NBA history, and start it off with a challenge against the Eastern conference’s best Atlanta Hawks. The Raptors (36-17) went into the break on an excellent note, beating three of the league’s best it has to offer. On the other hand, the Hawks (43-11) are off … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors embarrassed by Hawks at home

It’s too bad the fans don’t get pizza for the opponent scoring over 100 points because this was a tough game to sit through. The Toronto Raptors were embarrassed on their home court losing 110-89 against the Eastern conference leading Atlanta Hawks. With the win, the Hawks extend their league leading winning streak to 11 … Read more

Game Day Preview: Scorching Raptors head to Atlanta

Apologies for the late preview here. The  Toronto Raptors are 12-2. That means they have won 12 out of 14 games thus far. I don’t know about you, but it’s a bit hard to process. The mediocre Atlanta Hawks are in town. It’s weird going into games like this  expecting as opposed to hoping for a win. So Atlanta is 7-5, … Read more

Post-Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors Lose To Atlanta Hawks In The Second Half

You can call it a game of two halves. The Toronto Raptors came out very strong in the first half but fell flat in the second, specifically in the fourth quarter where they scored only 13 points vs. the Atlanta Hawks‘ 32. Raptors fans have had to endure games like this all year. Amir Johnson left the game in the … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raps Head to the “Highlight Factory” to Face Hawks

The Toronto Raptors (16-29) are back on the road again tonight to matchup against the Atlanta Hawks (25-19) for the first time this season. The Raptors have now lost 2 straight games. This follows a game where the Raptors saw another late game meltdown seal their fate against the Golden State Warriors on Monday. The Hawks head … Read more