Raptors and Bulls face off in pre-Christmas battle

The Toronto Raptors have been able to hang on to first place in the Eastern Conference for a month even after losing an All Star in DeMar DeRozan, but they will embark on perhaps their most challenging road trip of the season without him starting in Chicago on Monday, December 22nd. The six game trip […]


‘Open Gym’ is back for another season!

‘Open Gym’ is an incredibly high level of production & documentation which chronicles the Toronto Raptors’ season as it develops. It is then delivered through a series of weekly episodes, and is a true behind the scenes, all access look at what happens on and off the court. Friends of Hoop Heads North, Jeff Landicho, […]



As promised, we’re also sharing Part 2 of Steve Nash’s conversation with Kevin Durant, as a part of Steve’s new online series with Vice Sports called ‘Back & Forth’. The two Maurice Podoloff trophy winners, more commonly known as NBA MVPs, continue their discussion about the road to greatness, and the feeling of both success & […]


(VIDEO) Back & Forth: Steve Nash sits down with Kevin Durant

Steve Nash has collaborated with Vice Sports for a new online series titled ‘Back & Forth’. His latest guest is 2013-14 NBA MVP Kevin Durant. In Part 1 of their conversation, the two NBA MVPs sit down and talk about their road to greatness and what drove them, and continues to drive them, to be […]

Previewing the remaining month for Raptors tickets

Finishing with first-place honors in the Atlantic Division and third overall in the Eastern Conference last season, the Toronto Raptors are again poised to return to postseason play in 2015. The team will play three more home games at the Air Canada Centre this month, where average price for Raptors tickets over that three-game span […]


DeMar DeRozan: now 3rd all-time scoring in Toronto Raptors history

Hoop Heads North congratulates DeMar DeRozan for passing Andrea Bargnani to become the 3rd all-time scorer in Toronto Raptors franchise history! After Thursday night’s game vs. the Chicago Bulls, DeMar now has a career total of 6587 points. Now he only trails Vince Carter, who is 2nd with 9420 points, and Chris Bosh, who is 1st with 10275 […]