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The best of Raptors Twitter on VanVleet’s historic night

As Raptors fans finished another long day of remote work on a boring Tuesday afternoon, and geared up for their team’s earlier-than-usual start against the Orlando Magic, there was no expectation that this would be an exhilarating contest whatsoever. Being these squads’ second time seeing each other in three nights, and devoid of any drama … Read more

10,000 Points for Kyle Lowry: Taking a Look at his Raptors Career so far

From North Philly to your City and everywhere in-between, all-star guard Kyle Lowry is always being talked about. From trade rumors buzzing to talk of him reaching 10,000 points in a Raptors uniform, the 34-year-old guard continues to have his presence felt right across the league.  With 10,000 points and counting, here’s a look at … Read more

Toronto Raptors point spread pick versus the San Antonio Spurs

Game information Toronto Raptors @ San Antonio Spurs 8:30EST, Saturday December 26, 2020 Point Spread: Bet 365 – Toronto Raptors -2.0 Bet Online – Toronto Raptors -2.0 Powerplay – Toronto Raptors -2.5 Bodog – Toronto Raptors -2.0 Key injuries Toronto Raptors – Patrick McCaw (OUT) San Antonio Spurs – Derrick White (OUT) Outlook The Toronto … Read more

The Raptors top rivals for the 2020-2021 season

The Toronto Raptors have been one of the best teams in the NBA over the past seven seasons. During this time, they have a Win/Loss record of 374-190 (66.3%) which ranks second in the NBA behind only the Golden State Warriors. Additionally, they have seven consecutive playoff berths behind just the Houston Rockets, who have … Read more

Ranking the five greatest Raptors of all-time

Let’s start off by making sure we know the difference between greatest and best. There’s not a doubt in my mind that Kawhi Leonard is the best player to ever play for the Raptors, but that’s not how we define greatness. When you’re thinking about the greatest players to ever play you have to factor … Read more

Should the Raptors bring back DeMar DeRozan?

It’s a hard idea to grasp isn’t it? DeMar DeRozan – a player who was near the top of the basketball world during his tenure in Toronto; one half of the two-headed dragon that led the Raptors to The Playoffs for five consecutive years; but whose time north of the border ended so bitterly – … Read more

Ranking the greatest individual seasons in Toronto Raptors history – Part 1

A constant debate among basketball fans is over which player is the greatest of all time; the greatest of their era, or the greatest of their team’s history? In the Toronto Raptors’ short 25 years of existence, there have been many great players who have come and gone through the organization, but who is in … Read more

Nick Nurse: The Entrepreneur Of Basketball

On May 11th, 2018, four days after the Toronto Raptors were swept out of the playoffs for the second consecutive postseason, Masai Ujiri made the castigated decision to fire head coach Dwane Casey, who was just weeks away from accepting the NBA’s Coach of The Year award for his incredible season with the team. At … Read more

The Early Signs Of Bench Mob 2.0

Remember back in the 2017-2018 season, when the Toronto Raptors were led by best friends DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, had Dwane Casey at the helm of the team, and the narrative going into the playoffs was that “we didn’t need a third superstar to finally compete with LeBron James, because our sensational bench of … Read more

What To Make Of Lowry’s Extension

The man whom many have designated as the greatest Raptor of all-time will reportedly be locked up in the North throughout the 2020-2021 NBA season. For those who haven’t been keeping a close eye on the situation, the extension seems like a regularity, however, for those who have been following the pre-season drama, the news … Read more