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Raptors close out 2012 STRONG

A renewed commitment to defense, players stepping up and making the most of their opportunities (Terrence Ross, Ed Davis, Jose Calderon, DeMar DeRozan), and players getting healthy again (Alan Anderson, Landry Fields, and Kyle Lowry) have all contributed to this latest stretch of success after a frustrating start to the 2012-13 season. The Raptors have […]

Raptors going for 6 wins in a row

The Toronto Raptors are going for their 6th straight win tonight versus the San Antonio Spurs. The re-commitment to defense has seemed to have made all the difference for the Raptors in this current 5 game winning streak. They have been able to hold their oppenents to an average of 90 points in that span. […]

2 in a row! Toronto Raptors starting to put things together on the court

The weekend was kind to the Toronto Raptors, and their hard work has seemingly started to pay dividends. On Friday night they hosted the Dallas Mavericks and came away with a dominate 95-74 win. They followed that up with another deserving win, with a renewed focus on the defensive end of the floor, getting past […]

After 20: Toronto Raptors are 4-16 to start the 2012-13 season

Coming into this 2012-2013 NBA Season I was definitely among the optimistic about the prospects of the Toronto Raptors. I recently said on one of our weekly 'Raps Talk' podcasts that we'd probably know by 24 games into the season (just over the quarter mark) how the team would look going forward. The Raptors have 4 more games […]

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2012-13 Toronto Raptors Sneaker Watch (Games 1-10) #RapsKicks

Following up on a question that we asked several Toronto Raptors including DeMar DeRozan, Ed Davis, and Terrence Ross during 2012-13 Training Camp in Halifax, "what sneakers do you like to wear on court?", we've decided to feature what they have been wearing so fans can get an up close look that you can't always […]

Raptors fans show passion, despite a tough start to the season.

Despite the current injuries to Kyle Lowry, Landry Fields, and Alan Anderson, the Raptors are still finding ways to win and be competitive. One may think that the triple overtime loss at home to the Utah Jazz would be enough to suck the wind out of the sails, but the Raptors weren’t having any of […]

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Another lapse costs the Raptors, lose 93-83 at home to the 76ers

                                                                       (Photo: Ron Turenne/NBAE/Getty Images) The Toronto Raptors have now lost their 3rd straight game at the hands of the Philadelphia 76ers by a final score of 93-83. The Raptors were leading 26-20 after the 1st quarter, but followed that up with possibly the worst quarter in Toronto Raptors history. Philadelphia tightened things defensively and […]

Raptors fall to 0-2 on the season. Brooklyn wins 107-100.

The Raptors had designs of going into the brand new Barclays Center and taking the home opener away from the Brooklyn Nets, with Jay-Z & Beyonce in attendance for the home opener’s festivities watching from their first row courtside seats….but on this night, that wasn’t to be. The Raptors opened the game on fire, putting […]

The 8 Raptors Games You Can’t Miss This Season

The Raptors 18th season kicks off on Wednesday night when they host the Indiana Pacers at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. After a roughly six month hiatus since their last meaningful (and I do use that term very loosely) action, and a pre-season showing that has taken expectations up a level or two, the […]

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Raptors shine in Montreal, beat Knicks 107-88

Toronto Raptors’ Amir Johnson blocks NY Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony (photo credit: AP) The Toronto Raptors and the New York Knickerbockers visited ‘La Belle Province’ and the city of Montreal for a pre-season NBA game in front of a sold out crowd at the Bell Centre, as a part of ‘Canada Series 2012′. The Raptors left […]

Jonas Valanciunas practices, may play vs. Pistons on Wednesday

Akil Augustine of NBA TV Canada reported tonight that Jonas Valanciunas went through his first full contact practice today and may play on Wednesday vs. the Detroit Pistons. Kyle Lowry will be sidelined for at least 2 more pre-season games due to a leg strain that the Raptors are being cautious with. Since Training Camp […]

Raptors 2012 Training Camp – Halifax – Day 4 recap (Videos)

Day 4, the final day, of practices during the Toronto Raptors 2012 Training Camp in Halifax, Nova Scotia have come to a close. More than one player told us that this was the most intense and difficult training camp they had been through in their NBA careers! Raptors Head coach Dwane Casey is certainly putting […]

Raptors 2012 Training Camp – Halifax – Day 3 recap (Videos)

Day 3 of Toronto Raptors 2012 Training Camp in Halifax ended with a long morning practice on Thursday. Head coach Dwane Casey wanted to ensure that he got as much work in with the team as possible with only having the one practice. Without an evening practice, the players got out to do some Halifax […]

Raptors 2012 Training Camp – Halifax – Day 2 (Videos)

Day 2 of Toronto Raptors 2012 Training Camp is in the books, and camp is getting more and more intense as players battle for roster positions. After the evening practice on Day 2 you could sense that the players were increasingly focused and wanted to prove to Coach Casey and the rest of the Raptors […]

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