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Raptors Cage’s 2021-2022 season awards predictions

We are exactly five days deep into the new NBA season, and in typical NBA fashion, there is no shortage of drama. Are the Los Angeles Lakers going to be as dominant as everyone expected them to be? Do the Brooklyn Nets need Kyrie Irving even more than we thought they did? Also, what does … Read more

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 more

5 Things We’ve Seen From The First Week of Raptors Basketball

When a child is given their first cookie after dinner, it’s very rare that you see them satisfied upon gobbling it down: they always want more. Even after accomplishing the original goal of having a lingering sweet taste in their mouth, they’re unfulfilled. When an NBA fanbase is given their first NBA Championship, there’s much … Read more

Report: Pau Gasol considering Toronto Raptors in free agency

ESPN sources say Toronto has emerged as another Pau Gasol suitor, but Gasol could well opt to delay his decision until after Kevin Durant’s. — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 3, 2016 The Toronto Raptors are now one of the free agency locations that interest free agent, Pau Gasol. Free agency is mainly about watching the … 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 Report Card: Toronto Raptors comeback falls short, leading to Bulls season sweep

The Toronto Raptors lost 109-107 to the Chicago Bulls, suffering a season sweep (0-4) to a potential playoff matchup. After the Raptors cut it to 108-107 with 7.7 left in the game, they sent Jimmy Butler to the the free throw line where he went 1-2 with 5.9 seconds left. DeMar DeRozan tried driving to … Read more

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors try to avoid season sweep at the hands of the Bulls

The Toronto Raptors are back in action tonight against the Chicago Bulls. The Raptors haven’t seen any success against the team from the Windy City this season dropping both of their previous matchups. The Bulls are a team that are slowly getting healthier. They’ve been ravaged by injuries most of the season and currently sit 9th in … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to bounce back vs Grizzlies

After dropping yet another game to the Chicago Bulls, the Toronto Raptors look to recover on their home court against the hard-nosed Memphis Grizzlies. Despite dropping their last two games the Raptors are still second in the East by a wide margin. The Grizzlies on the other hand are seeking a fourth consecutive road win, but … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors try to even season series against Bulls

The Chicago Bulls charge into the Air Canada Centre Sunday afternoon to take on the Toronto Raptors for the second time in the past week. The Bulls won the first meeting 104- 97 thanks in large part to some stellar play from reserves Aaron Brooks, Tony Snell, and rookie Bobby Portis who combined for 51 … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors collapse in fourth in loss to Bulls

  The Toronto Raptors went 2 of 12 to start the fourth quarter on their way to a fifth straight loss against the Chicago Bulls and fall to 19-13 on the season. Although they got off to a strong start, the Raptors couldn’t capitalize on good looks in the second-half. This allowed the Bulls to run … Read more