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Toronto Raptors claw back to take home opener against the Pacers

The Toronto Raptors tipped off their season at home against the new-look Indiana Pacers tonight. Naturally it took some time for both teams to shake off the rust, as both squads looked like they were involved in not-so-friendly game of pick-up ball. It was clear that the Raptor were struggling early on to adjust to … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors’ take on new-look Pacers in season opener

The long wait is finally over; the Toronto Raptors are back in action tonight, after a suffering and damaging loss to the Washington Wizards last year in the playoffs. The Raptors (0-0) open up the season against the Indiana Pacers (0-0) who will be with their superstar wing player, Paul George. Toronto added a handful … Read more

Raptors 2014-15 Season Preview

After two straight seasons in the playoffs with first round exits, the Toronto Raptors have made a ton of changes to get over the hump. Masai Ujiri, the Raptors’ general manager, made tough decisions to change the culture and outlook of the team’s direction. This season carries mixed expectations after the tough sweep at the … Read more

What to expect from the pre-season

With media day in the past, and training camp fully under way, the Toronto Raptors are now given seven games to prepare for the regular season. Training camp being defined as “intense” and “defensive-minded” by several players, has also been a “meticulous” way of teaching by the coaching staff. Reason for all of the aforementioned, … Read more

How Anthony Bennett can help the Toronto Raptors

ESPN sources say Toronto will indeed consider Anthony Bennett if he does clear waivers but Raps' crowded frontcourt makes signing him tricky — Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) September 25, 2015 It’s been a roller-coaster ride of a career already for Anthony Bennett. With the first overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, the Cleveland Cavaliers selected … 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

Ross will hope to rediscover himself as Sixth Man

After ankle surgery to start the 2015 off-season, Toronto Raptors fans should be hoping for a healthy Terrence Ross to return and fill the void of Sixth Man. He’ll be coming back to the Raptors rotation in a new role for a number of reasons. The most obvious one is the off-season acquisition of DeMarre Carroll, a 3-D type player … Read more

Rebirth of a system: Toronto Raptors

The Toronto Raptors have revamped their roster in hopes of improving their fortunes come next post-season. The Raptors parted ways with five players including six-year Raptor veteran Amir Johnson. With the new players like DeMarre Carroll, Cory Joseph and Bismack Biyombo in the mix its clear Masai Ujiri is focused on improving and establishing the team … Read more

Can Dwane Casey become the leader the Toronto Raptors need?

This season will be a critical year for many within the Toronto Raptors organization, namely head coach Dwane Casey. Implicit in the fact that he’s on the last guaranteed year of his contract is that this is in all likelihood his last chance to build a sustainable winner here in Toronto. While Casey has in … Read more

Social Media Roundup: NBA, Toronto Raptors

This is the time of year that all NBA basketball fans dread. A time when the post free agency lull is in full effect in the world of hoops and we fruitlessly scour the web for any meaningful news. Alas, these are the dog days of summer. Nowadays one might resort to sitting through one … Read more