Raptors Preseason Opener in Vancouver is Most Expensive Game Before Season Begins

The Toronto Raptors made one of the more notable offseason signings off the summer, by luring former Atlanta Hawks swingman DeMarre Carroll with a four-year, $60 million contract to give the team up north versatility on the defensive end. It was a disappointing first-round playoff exit for a Raptors team that had higher expectations last […]

Behind Stars Lowry And DeRozan, Raptors Hungry For More Success In Upcoming Slate

The new unique Drake-inspired uniforms won’t be the only changes for the Toronto Raptors in the upcoming season. After being unceremoniously dumped by the lower-seeded Washington Wizards in the first round of the 2014-15 playoffs, just after winning their second consecutive division title for the first time in franchise history, the Raptors made several changes […]

Toronto Raptors Look For Forward/Center Athleticism in NBA Draft In Brooklyn

The Toronto Raptors had a successful 2014-15 season when taking a look at the history of the organization. They won back-to-back Atlantic Division regular season titles for the first time in franchise history, and also set the franchise mark for wins in a season with 49. But the Raptors were unceremoniously swept in the first […]


Toronto Raptors: Win Game 4 or go home (for the season!)

It’s just been a frustrating first round performance from the Toronto Raptors as they dropped their third straight loss to the Washington Wizards 106-99. Paul Pierce was the Raptor killer again, hitting clutch shots in crunch time taking the Wizards to a 3-0 series lead. On Episode 79 of RAPS TALK , our latest playoffs recap […]


Raptors Must Win Game 3 in DC

On Episode 78 of RAPS TALK we discussed one of the most disappointing Raptors playoff games. Toronto fell to the Wizards 117-106 in Game 2 of their first round playoff series. John Wall and Bradley Beal were unstoppable and Lowry was a non-factor on Tuesday. We talk about the Raptors struggles, Kyle Lowry, Drake’s daps […]


Raptors look to prove ‘The Truth’ wrong in Game 2

We’re back for Episode 77 of RAPS TALK! The Toronto Raptors are back in the NBA Playoffs for the second season in a row, and the Raps dropped a 93-86 overtime loss to the Washington Wizards in the opening game of the series. On this playoffs Game 1 recap podcast, we talk about Paul Pierce, […]

Raptors Playoff Games Drawing Cheaper Ticket Prices in Washington Than Toronto

Greivis Vasquez’s heroics near the end of regulation couldn’t save the Toronto Raptors from dropping Game 1 at home in the opening game of their series with the Washington Wizards. Vasquez nailed a three-pointer with 25 seconds left to tie the game up at 82 and force overtime, but Paul Pierce and the Wizards controlled […]

Raptors vs. Nets – Game 7 – NBAE/Getty Images

We The North: The Toronto Raptors’ 2015 NBA Playoffs journey begins!

The 2015 NBA Playoffs are almost upon us!! Hoop Heads North & Hip Hoop Junkies will be back at it with a postgame ‘RAPSTALK’ podcast on Saturday afternoon/evening, discussing the much anticipated Game 1 match up between the Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards which tips off on Saturday April 18th at 12:30pm ET. In celebration […]

Celtics, Raptors Clash For Playoff Positioning, Tickets Starting at $29

The Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics are set to reprise their growing rivalry stemming from the classic battle they waged earlier this month, except this time, there will be a lot more on the line. The visiting Celtics stunned the Raptors 117-116 in overtime April 4, on Marcus Smart’s buzzer-beating layup, propelling them on a […]

Celtics Visit Is Raptors Most Expensive Ticket Remaining

The Toronto Raptors are virtually locked into the fourth seed for the Eastern Conference playoffs. They can pass the Chicago Bulls, who are two and a half games ahead of them. The Raptors earned a division title, as the Brooklyn Nets are 10.5 games back with less than 10 games remaining. The Raptors first-round opponent […]

Raptors-Blazers Matchup Marks Most Expensive Ticket for Toronto in March

The Toronto Raptors have continued their road struggles through the beginning of March. The Raptors dropped five in a row at the end of February, losing to the Houston Rockets, New Orleans Pelicans, Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors and New York Knicks. Four of those five came on the road. After snapping the streak by […]

Sliding Raptors look to sharpen focus in March with Playoffs looming

The Toronto Raptors are heading to the playoffs and don’t have to worry about the Brooklyn Nets catching them for the division lead, as they are 12 games back with fewer than 25 games remaining. But the Raptors recent play has created cause for concern, as they’re currently on a five-game losing streak and are […]