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Post Game Report Card: Raptors defeat the Washington Wizards in grudge match

After Friday night’s playoff rematch, the Toronto Raptors found themselves victorious against the Washington Wizards. With solid games from both Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan, the Dinos pulled off a sweet 97-88 victory. The Raptors were, once again, without DeMarre Carroll but played a very efficient game against the team that swept them in last … Read more

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors in DC hoping to steal a game from the Wizards

It’s Friday and the Toronto Raptors are on the road once again – this time to take on the Washington Wizards. The Raptors (22-14) are coming off a dominant performance Wednesday evening where they defeated the lowly Brooklyn Nets 91-74. The Wizards (15-18) have gone 1-3 since they lost to the Raptors in the last … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Raptors beat Wizards in a wild finish

Ron Turenne, Getty Images The Toronto Raptors beat the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night capping 2015 with a victory against the team that swept them out of the playoffs earlier this year. DeMar DeRozan was a perfect 15/15 at the line and DeMarre Carroll had a huge block at the end as the Raptors came … Read more

Why we are seeing a much improved Kyle Lowry

While most of the NBA media has been spending their time fawning over the generational talents that are Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook it has gone somewhat unnoticed that Toronto Raptors starting point guard Kyle Lowry has been off to an incredible start to the season. He’s lead the Raptors to an 11-6 start in which they … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Joseph buzzer beater lifts Raptors over Wizards

In the same stadium that last season came to an end the Toronto Raptors faced off against the Washington Wizards. The two teams met in the Eastern Conference play-offs with Washington running out 4-0 winners. Tonight it was a Raptors team with the momentum of a three game win streak against the ailing Wizards who … Read more

Game Day Preview: Raptors visit the Washington Wizards

The Toronto Raptors prepare to take on the Washington Wizards for the first time this season. The Raptors are riding on a three-game win streak, that saw them take down the reigning eastern conference champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers. Led by Kyle Lowry’s 27 points, the Raptors were able to secure a 103-99 win over the … Read more

Highlights of Toronto Raptors 2015-2016 Schedule

  The Toronto Raptors are coming off another impressive regular season which ended in disappointment during the playoffs. With the 2015-2016 quickly approaching the Raptors would hope to get things going with a bang. The Raptors made some major defensive upgrades through free agency and the draft by signing DeMarre Carroll, Cory Joseph, Luis Scola, and Bismack Biyombo along with rookies Delon Wright and Norman Powell. … Read more

Game Day Preview: Toronto Raptors will face extinction in game 4 against the Wizards

  It is an insult to mediocore teams to say that the Toronto Raptors have played mediocore basketball in these playoffs. They have looked lost on both ends of the court, and many issues that Masai Ujiri will need to address in the off-season have come to light. No team has comeback from a 3-0 … Read more

Post Game Report Card: Toronto Raptors lose game 3 to Wizards

Game three between the Toronto Raptors and the Washington Wizards has come and gone. The result – another Wizards win. The Raptors lost this pivotal game 106-99, and now are behind 3-0 in this best of seven series. No team in NBA history has ever come back from a 3-0 series deficit; so let’s hope … Read more