Raptors Cage

The Raptors tank is failing, and now they face decisions

In a season of Murphy’s Law for the Toronto Raptors – where it seems like everything that could possibly go wrong for them, has gone wrong – this team has now forgotten how to lose games as well. Ignore the 34 losses as part of their official record. Instead, take a look at the team’s … Read more

The Top Five Raptors For Your Fantasy Team – Updated For The Home Stretch

The Toronto Raptors only have 16 regular season games remaining. This means that your fantasy basketball team is in the home stretch. There are only a couple regular season matchups left before the fantasy basketball playoffs. Whether you are the best general manager to ever lead a fantasy basketball team to victory, or just really … Read more

What Could a Post-Lowry Raptors Era Look Like?

Kyle Lowry and the Raptors have had nine fruitful years together, and through them, they’ve shared a plethora of incredible memories that Canadian basketball fans, nor Lowry himself will ever forget. Lowry’s first season playing in the North was the only one during the Kyle Lowry era in which the Raptors didn’t qualify for the … Read more

Toronto Raptors Trade Deadline Primer

What Went Wrong This Season? When Masai Ujiri and Bobby Webster made the decision to trade for Kawhi Leonard in 2018, they were knowingly sacrificing the short term future of the Toronto Raptors for a chance to win it all. At 2019’s trade deadline, having already put all of their chips in the centre of … Read more

Buyers, Sellers, or Holders? Raptors Cage gives their trade deadline insight

Another year has gone by, and another trade deadline has come where the Raptors find themselves facing the same old question: add to the current core, sell off for future assets, or ride the season out and tinker with the roster in the summer? This season more than ever though, things seem to get a … Read more

Can the Small Raptors make some noise in the East?

It has been a crazy season so far for the Toronto Raptors. After starting 2-8, finally they have climbed back to a .500 record. Even this climb to 15-15 hasn’t been smooth sailing. In the last 20 games, the Raptors have lost to a depleted Miami Heat roster, the Sacramento Kings, and the Minnesota Timberwolves. … Read more

Why the Raptors can contend with a starting caliber centre

Let’s refrain from sugar-coating anything here: the Toronto Raptors centre rotation this season has been atrocious. Aron Baynes has not lived up to a skeleton of his expectations, and the mysterious waiving of Alex Len has not proved to be beneficial to the team in any sort of way. Chris Boucher on the other hand … Read more

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