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Raptors Flaunt Their Potential In Win Over The Jazz

The first half of tonight’s matchup between the Toronto Raptors and the Utah Jazz couldn’t have been written more graciously in a storybook – for Raptors fans at least. The first couple minutes of action were ugly as both teams combined to open the gates shooting brick after brick, but after Mike Conley pulled the … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors reach 40 wins in victory against Jazz

Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan combined for 63 points for the Toronto Raptors against the Utah Jazz, picking up the 104-94 victory. The Raptors have now won 7 of their last 10, furthering themselves as a legitimate threat in the Eastern Conference. These next 23 games of the season will be crucial and vital to the Raptors playoff positioning, making … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to knock Jazz off note

After a 2 day break, the Toronto Raptors set foot on the hardwood tonight as they hope to extend their franchise record of consecutive home games won to 11 and get a win over the Utah Jazz. The Raps are hungry tonight, especially after the beat down they suffered from the Detroit Pistons this past … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors choke again, drop 3rd straight game to Jazz

Wow. Another tough loss to swallow as a Raptors fan. Sluggish start, third quarter rally – only to crumble when it all really counts…in the fourth quarter. However, DeMar DeRozan did THIS! As expected the Toronto Raptors would get off to a sluggish start against the Utah Jazz after losing in a tightly contested matchup against … Read more

Game Day: Raptors look to extend Jazz losing streak to 7 games

The Toronto Raptors look to wrap up their 3-game road trip with a win against the Utah Jazz this evening. Toronto is coming off a strong performance in Sacramento which saw them pull away with the 117-109 victory and avoid a 3-game losing streak. Tonight the Raptors (14-4) will face a desperate Jazz (5-13) team that … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors take on top-ranked Grizzlies

In a clash of early-season titans, the East-leading Toronto Raptors (8-2) host the West-leading Memphis Grizzlies (10-1) Wednesday night (7:30 p.m. EST) at the Air Canada Centre. After taking the past three days off, the well-rested Raptors have quite the task ahead of them. They are set to take on a Memphis team that won … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors take over late, win versus Jazz

#WeTheFourth. The great Aubrey Graham once said, “better late than never, but never late is better”, and it’s quite crazy how accurately this lyric describes modern times in Raptorland. Though much of tonight’s game was spent going back and forth with a Utah Jazz team on the second night of a back-to-back, the Toronto Raptors found a way to … Read more

Raptors Trade Steve Novak to the Utah Jazz

Only a couple hours after the Toronto Raptors resigned forward Patrick Patterson, Masai Ujiri has pulled the trigger on yet another deal. According to Adrian Wojnarowski, sharpshooter Steve Novak has been traded to the Utah Jazz. Novak played only a single season with the Raptors averaging 3.3ppg while shooting 43% from behind the arc. Toronto … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors Grab Fifth Win Against Jazz in Utah

The Toronto Raptors add onto their win column, as they are now 4 games above .500 at 26-22 after taking their fifth victory (of all time) in Utah against the Jazz by a score of 94-79. DeMar DeRozan seemed to have returned to his original self as he finished the game strong with 23 points, 4 rebounds and 4 … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors look to stop bleeding vs. Utah Jazz

Fresh off another disappointing road loss, the Toronto Raptors return to the Air Canada Centre Saturday night and host the Utah Jazz. Toronto (2-4) has dropped three straight contests while the Jazz (0-6) have yet to reach the W column. The timing and match-up couldn’t be any better. Here are The Cage’s Five Keys to … Read more