Raptors Cage

Raps-Wizards is over, but Washington’s trash-talk isn’t

It’s official. The first-seeded Raps- who, by nature, made it difficult on themselves- have finally disposed of the Wizards and now await the winner of Cavaliers-Pacers Game 7 (hahahahaha). But lost in all of the postgame relief is this incredible quote by Markeiff Morris, tweeted just after the game by an ABC reporter. Markiefd Morris: … Read more

Raptors Cage Roundtable: Young, Faried, Tucker, Morris, or Anderson?

With recent trade rumours looming around the league, the Toronto Raptors have emerged as one of the front-runners as a trade destination from now, until the trade deadline. What’s interesting, and has sparked debate amongst the Raptor faithful, is the names that have appeared to be targets for the Raptors. “From what I understand, from what … Read more

Report [updated]: Toronto Raptors interested in Suns’ forwards P.J. Tucker and Markieff Morris

According to a tweet from ESPN’s Mark Stein, the Toronto Raptors are said to have shown trade interest in Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker. Tucker is averaging 6.8 points and 5.7 rebounds per game this season in 50 contests with the Suns. ESPN sources say Toronto is among the teams expressing trade interest in Suns swingman … Read more

Post game report card: Lowry, DeRozan will Raptors to win vs Suns

After seeing their historic 11-game winning streak come to blistering halt, the Toronto Raptors resumed basketball duties in a very up-and-down game against the lowly Phoenix Suns. The Raptors came away with a 104-97 victory but it wasn’t easy by any means. The Raptors led by as many as 14 points, but the spirited Suns just … Read more

Blake Griffin would make the Toronto Raptors contenders

With the NBA trade deadline on Feb. 18, Masai Ujiri of the Toronto Raptors has the chance to create a successful trade to acquire Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers should be willing to talk trades for Blake Griffin, after breaking his hand from delivering two punches to the face of Clippers assistant … 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

Is Markieff Morris really a good fit for the Raptors?

Talks have been floating around about the Toronto Raptors making a potential deal for Phoenix Suns power forward Markieff Morris. After the Suns traded his brother Marcus, he is reportedly unhappy with his situation, and Toronto has been repeatedly listed as a hot destination and good fit for the big man. A recent report has stated: And now he is … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors Look For Another Win Against A Western Foe

The Toronto Raptors’ matinee game against the Phoenix Suns is the last of a two game mini-test. The team was able to out-grind the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday; now they have to stop the Suns high powered offense. The Suns, like the Grizzlies, are playoff contenders in the hellish Western Conference. To win against both of these teams would give … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raps Hope to Find Their Mojo Against the Suns

The Toronto Raptors are a hot mess early in the season. Tonight they hope to conclude a four game slide against the overachieving Phoenix Suns who sit ninth in the west, but could very well be third if they were in the Eastern conference.  The Raptors no longer sit atop of the Atlantic Division as … Read more