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Raptors 905 win D-league Championship

The Toronto Raptors affiliate D-league team Raptors 905 have won the title after winning the best of 3 series against Rio Grande Valley Vipers 122-96.  The Raptors 905 opened the series with a loss in Texas but returned home to win the final 2 games claiming the title in the process. In the decisive game 3 … Read more

Raptors 905 open D-League Finals with a loss

    Toronto Raptors NBA D-League affiliate, Raptors 905, tipped off the D-League Finals, Sunday night. Over the course of the past few weeks, Raptors 905 have been working their way through the NBA D-League Playoffs.  After sweeping their previous two Playoff opponents, the “baby Raptors” came into Sunday’s game scorching hot. Their Finals opponent, … 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

Post Game Repot Card: Regular season ends as Raptors reserves take down Nets

The 82 game regular season has come to an end and the Toronto Raptors played out their final game, taking a 103-96 win against the Brooklyn Nets. The win puts the Raptors at 56-26, 30 games over .500 and by far the best record in franchise history. There was very little to fight for tonight … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to finish strong against Nets

There’s a lot happening tonight: Kobe is playing his final game, the Warriors are gunning for win number 73, teams are jockeying for playoff positioning, the Blue Jays are playing host to the Yankees, the NHL playoffs are starting and, most importantly, the Toronto Raptors are playing the Brooklyn Nets. To be specific, 66 per cent … Read more

Raptors’ Early Season Observations

The Toronto Raptors are currently 10-6, but it’s been a roller coaster ride thus far. They opened the season on an incredibly strong note, going 5-0 with impressive wins against the likes of the Dallas Mavericks and the Oklahoma City Thunder. Following the strong start were three consecutive losses, along with injuries to both DeMarre Carroll and Terrence … Read more

Lowry drops 40 against T-Wolves, sets franchise record

Kyle Lowry sets a pre-season franchise record of 40 points (6-9 3FG), to help the Toronto Raptors defeat the Minnesota Timberwolves 112-105. With DeMar DeRozan sidelined, it was obvious that heading into the fourth game of the pre-season all eyes would be on All-Star Kyle Lowry. Kyle Lowry, who looks like he lost 100 pounds … Read more

Grading the Toronto Raptors’ Off-Season

An up and down 2014-2015 year for the Toronto Raptors, was followed by what claims to be a very successful off-season. Masai Ujiri made some big-time decisions, which gained mostly positive feedback. It seems the Raptors’ roster has been built for not only immediate success, but lasting results, considering the characters, and youth added to the core … Read more

Q & A with James Johnson: Looking ahead to the 2015-16 season

James Johnson is his normal charasmatic self at Dundas Square, where he’s happily taking photos with fans that pass along the streets of Toronto. He’s helping promote “Blast Motion,” a revolutionary technology that helps an athlete, just like himself, capture their metrics, analyze them, and then later improve. With his positive mind-set directed towards another Toronto Raptors … Read more