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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Make it 3 in a row! With a dominating 103-84 home win over the Washington Wizards, the Toronto Raptors have improved to 5-1 on the season, now tied for the best record in the Eastern Conference with the Chicago Bulls. The Raptors were sporting their classic original Dino jerseys from 1995 as a part of […]
After a confidence & team building 2013-14 season, featuring a tough First Round, Game 7, playoff exit at the hands of their Atlantic Division rival, Brooklyn Nets, the Toronto Raptors were eager to get back on the court to tip off of the regular season. The Air Canada Centre crowd inside and outside, in Maple Leaf […]