Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry is performing at an unbelievable level this season, and is at the top of the list for many when it comes to early season NBA Most Valuable Player discussions. He also helped the United States Senior Men’s Basketball team win the Gold Medal at the FIBA Basketball World […]
2014 was a memorable year for the Toronto Raptors highlighted by their 2014 NBA Playoff appearance & 7 game First round battle vs. the Brooklyn Nets. The Raptors took both the sweet taste of success & bitter taste of defeat and built on it for the 2014-15 NBA campaign. Toronto proceeded to rise to the […]
The Raptors continue a 6-game road swing over the holidays with their second game of the trip against the Clippers. It is a battle of two of the leagues best point guards with MVP candidate Chris Paul taking on Kyle Lowry, who leads the team with 20 points and 7.7 rebounds per game. It is […]
In our latest episode of the ‘Raps Talk’ podcast, we discuss the week that was for the Toronto Raptors and what’s ahead as the Raptors hit the road for the majority of the Holiday season. After going 3-4 in the 7 games immediately after & including the game when DeMar DeRozan suffered a torn groin […]
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 […]
Prior to last night’s loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Toronto Raptors’ DeMar DeRozan and Assistant Coach/Director of Sports Science, Alex McKechnie, spoke with the media for the first time since DeRozan tore his left adductor longus tendon (left groin tendon).
With the Toronto Raptors getting off to a hot start this 2014-15 NBA season, and more Canadian players than ever before making an impact with their respective teams across the Association, in partnership with Crown Royal’s newest flavoured whiskey, Regal Apple, it’s only right that we recognize some of the career best individual achievements through […]
‘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, […]
The Toronto Raptors Media Relations announced this afternoon that DeMar DeRozan has a torn left adductor longus tendon (groin tendon). He injured himself during the 3rd quarter in the Raptors eventual 106-102 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night, November 28, 2014. DeRozan will be out indefinitely with this injury.
The Toronto Raptors fell to the visiting Dallas Mavericks by a score of 106-102, but unfortunately it wasn’t the only loss for the Raptors on the night. The loss marked only the Raptors’ 3rd of the season, and just their 2nd loss at home. Toronto is now 13-3 on the season, and Dallas has improved […]
The Raptors traveled to Atlanta to face the Hawks for the second time this season, a rematch of each team’s season opening game. Like in the season opener, the Raptors came out on top but it was another hard fought win, 126-115, much like the first time around. The Raptors scored a season high 126 […]
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 & […]
No one said winning would be easy, even when you have 4th quarter statistics on your side. The Raptors were forced to hold off the Suns’ 4th quarter barrage to hold on for a 104-100 home win at the Air Canada Centre. This win marked their firth win in a row, their second five game winning streak […]
The Toronto Raptors are now tied for the best record in the NBA with a record of 11-2, after earning another quality win this season, this time on the road, beating LeBron James, Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers by a score of 110-93. Lou Williams is making an early case for 6th man […]
After what Raptors fans are calling a ‘grown up’ 96-92 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, including another ‘We the Fourth’ quarter comeback, Toronto was ready for the last their 7th consecutive home games as they would host the Milwaukee Bucks. This would mark the end of the Raptors’ longest homestand in franchise […]