1. Early Predictions for Toronto Raptors' Starting Lineup Next Season

    With many of the upper-echelon teams in the Eastern Conference set to field new starting lineups for the 2014-15 regular season, the Toronto Raptors will buck the trend as they bring back their core five guys in their regular starter roles...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 2 months ago 16,241 reads 33 comments

  2. Jonas Valanciunas Gives Raptors Cheerleaders a Lesson in Lithuanian Dance

    Center Jonas Valanciunas was not impressed with the Toronto Raptors ' dance team's latest routine. Taking a cue from his homeland, he gets the "Dance Pak" in full Lithuanian dress...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 3 months ago 31,725 reads 34 comments

  3. Jonas Valanciunas' Checklist for Training with Hakeem Olajuwon This Summer

    When you're a young center in the NBA and an opportunity arises to work one-on-one with one of the greatest low-post threats in league history, you take it and milk it for all it's worth...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 4 months ago 3,415 reads 1 comments

  4. Toronto Raptors' Next Step Will Start with Jonas Valanciunas

    Despite ending their season with an agonizing first-round loss at home in Game 7 against the Brooklyn Nets , the Toronto Raptors have a lot to look forward to...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 5 months ago 2,883 reads 2 comments

  5. Jonas Valanciunas to Work with Hakeem Olajuwon During 2014 Offseason

    The list of people who’ ve spent a sliver of their summer working with Hakeem Olajuwon—arguably the most fluid low-post player to ever lace up a pair of kicks—is quite long...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 5 months ago 8,685 reads 44 comments

  6. Biggest Needs for Toronto Raptors During 2014 Offseason

    After taking a 3-2 series lead, the Toronto Raptors eventually capitulated against the more experienced and battle-tested Brooklyn Nets . By the thinnest of margins, head coach Dwane Casey's team lost Game 7 by just one point...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 5 months ago 20,077 reads 66 comments

  7. Jonas Valanciunas Will Be Toronto Raptors' Playoff X-Factor

    There is no bigger X-factor for the Toronto Raptors in the 2014 NBA playoffs than Jonas Valanciunas . For a 21-year-old in just his second year in the NBA, the pressure of having to put up big numbers in the postseason could be overwhelming...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 5 months ago 1,671 reads 4 comments

  8. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Toronto Raptors Player

    A No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference, home-court advantage in the NBA playoffs and a franchise-record 48 victories caps off what has been the most surprising regular season the Toronto Raptors have ever had...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 6 months ago 1,250 reads 3 comments

  9. Can Jonas Valanciunas Be the Toronto Raptors' Playoff X-Factor?

    Most of the recent news surrounding Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas hasn't been pleasant. Let's set his DUI charge aside for a moment. It would be a shame to ignore what he's actually doing on the court, especially lately..

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 6 months ago 2,417 reads 9 comments

  10. Jonas Valanciunas Arrested: Latest Details, Comments and More on Raptors Forward

    Jonas Valanciunas was arrested and charged with driving under the influence early Monday morning, per Newstalk 1010 in Toronto: Josh Lewenberg of TSN provided some ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 35,193 reads 164 comments

  11. Power Ranking Every Key Toronto Raptors Player Before Season's End

    The finish line to one of the more improbable seasons in franchise history is just over the horizon for the Toronto Raptors ...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 7 months ago 3,695 reads 19 comments

  12. Jonas Valanciunas Injury: Updates on Raptors Forward's Back Sprain and Return

    Updates from Friday, Mar. 21 The Raptors supplied an update on Valanciunas: Updates from Wednesday, March 19: The Raptors announce Jonas Valanciunas will miss tonight's ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 4,405 reads 15 comments

  13. Which Toronto Raptors Player Has the Most Upside Right Now?

    With a team chock full of players in their early-to-mid-20s, it's easy to look up and down the roster of the Toronto Raptors and find a handful guys with tremendous upside and untapped potential...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 7 months ago 2,176 reads 8 comments

  14. 5 Players Who Must Step Up for Toronto Raptors in Remaining Games

    With the Toronto Raptors in prime position to end their five-year playoff drought, the last thing they can afford to do is take their foot off the gas and allow themselves to fall drastically in the standings...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 7 months ago 7,451 reads 18 comments

  15. Toronto Raptors' 2014 NBA Trade Deadline Shopping List

    During a season where many foresaw this franchise being more of a fire-sale squad at the NBA trade deadline, the Toronto Raptors now find themselves in the enviable position of ...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 8 months ago 13,390 reads 45 comments

  16. Why It's Too Early for Toronto Raptors to Give Up on Jonas Valanciunas

    Things haven't gone too smoothly for Jonas Valanciunas since the ball dropped and the calendars changed to 2014...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 5,729 reads 30 comments

  17. Are Toronto Raptors Making Right Move by Building Around Jonas Valanciunas?

    The Toronto Raptors have emerged as one of the NBA ’s surprise teams in 2013-14 with a 16-17 record—good enough for fourth place in the Eastern Conference...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 9 months ago 10,892 reads 51 comments

  18. Year-End Grades for Every Key Toronto Raptors Player

    If the plan for the Toronto Raptors this season was to tank games and land a high pick in the 2014 NBA draft, they're sure going about it the wrong way...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 9 months ago 6,750 reads 18 comments

  19. Has Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas Progressed from Last Season?

    The 2013-14 regular season was supposed to be the coronation of Jonas Valanciunas as one of the NBA 's next big stars, however, through 12 games, it would appear that his progress is being halted by several damaging circumstances...

    Christopher  Walder Written by Christopher Walder about 10 months ago 6,908 reads 35 comments

  20. Miami Heat vs. Toronto Raptors: Live Score and Analysis

    The Miami Heat cruised to 104-95 victory over the Toronto Raptors behind a big second half from the team and a monster individual performance by LeBron James ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 11 months ago 12,914 reads 22 comments

  21. NBA Trade Ideas to Jump-Start Toronto Raptors' Building Process

    The Toronto Raptors are firmly entrenched in the middle of the pack. This, by most accounts, is the worst place for an NBA team to be: not bad enough to receive good draft picks, yet not good enough to have postseason success...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 11 months ago 11,009 reads 47 comments