1. 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 3 months ago 1,572 reads 4 comments

  2. Report: Ujiri Warned, Not Fined for BKN Comments

    Masai Ujiri said “F— Brooklyn” at a Raptors rally, delighting Toronto fans. The NBA wasn't quite as thrilled, but the league won't discipline the Raptors general manager...

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  3. Masai Ujiri Not Fined, Given Warning for BKN Comments

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  4. Toronto Raptors Need More from DeMar DeRozan to Knock off Brooklyn Nets

    Toronto Raptors swingman DeMar DeRozan may have been named to his first All-Star Game in 2013-14, but head coach Dwane Casey needs him to actually play at that ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 3 months ago 2,717 reads 26 comments

  5. Toronto Raptors Hope to Avoid Repeat of Shot-Clock Debacle

    Two shot-clock debacles would be inexcusable, so it's a good thing the Toronto Raptors are getting theirs in order. Midway through the third quarter of their first playoff game since 2008, the team's shot clocks stopped working...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 6,348 reads 25 comments

  6. Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas Makes Big Impact in Game 1 Loss to Nets

    Most of the Raptors talked about having jitters before their first taste of the post-season. Some went out and played like they weren't ready for prime time (we're looking at you DeMar DeRozan and Terrence Ross)...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 453 reads 0 comments

  7. JV Has Big Night as Raptors Lose Playoff Opener

    TORONTO - A six-year wait for playoff basketball apparently wasn't difficult enough for Raptors fans. The city of Toronto is going to have to wait at least another couple of days for a playoff win...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 126 reads 0 comments

  8. Video: Drake Disses Ex-Nets Owner Jay Z

    Hip-hop superstar Drake is an avid Toronto Raptors fan. The Toronto native has court side seats and even owns a suit jacket lined with a throwback Vince Carter jersey...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 185 reads 0 comments

  9. Video: Blatche Earns T Afer Pushing Lowry

    A total of 15 fouls were called in the second quarter of Nets - Raptors alone, and that doesn't even count two Nets technicals...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 131 reads 0 comments

  10. Video: KG T'ed Up After Shoving Lowry

    Putting money on Kevin Garnett picking up a technical foul in the playoffs against a smaller player is like putting money on the sun rising tomorrow...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 173 reads 0 comments

  11. 4 Toronto Raptors Weaknesses to Exploit in the NBA Playoffs

    The Toronto Raptors are one of the 2013-14 regular season's most surprising playoff teams. In early December, they traded their best player, Rudy Gay, and almost immediately turned around five straight years of losing...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 1,407 reads 12 comments

  12. Raptors' Gear in High Demand in Toronto

    It seems Raptors fans want to be well-dressed when their team begins the first round of the playoffs Saturday...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 372 reads 0 comments

  13. DeRozan: Playoffs 'Ain't Rocket Science'

    Brooklyn's expected starting lineup — Deron Williams , Joe Johnson, Andrei Kirilenko, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett — have combined for 417 post-season starts, which ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 530 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Dwane Casey Expected to Return to Toronto Raptors Next Season

    The Toronto Raptors wound up 13th in Yahoo! Sports' Marc J. Spears ' latest edition of power rankings, but it's the tidbit he included therein that may draw the most attention: ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 3 months ago 4,196 reads 5 comments

  15. Toronto Raptors Are in Tough Against Playoff-Experienced Brooklyn Nets

    There is no way to spin this as ideal. The Toronto Raptors will play the Brooklyn Nets in their first-round series, which will start Saturday...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 292 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 3 months ago 1,184 reads 3 comments

  17. Lowry Turns Corner: I Had to Admit I Needed to Change

    Nobody wanted to call him a “head case,” but the scouting report was still out there. Kyle Lowry has undeniable talent, a track record of putting teams on his shoulders ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 months ago 309 reads 0 comments

  18. Raptors' Playoff Tickets Most Expensive in NBA

    Toronto basketball fans are buzzing with anticipation as the Raptors ' first playoff game in six years draws closer, but netting seats for post-season play won't be cheap...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 months ago 428 reads 0 comments

  19. Dunk of the Night: Monday, April 14

    Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson threw down the right-handed hammer to earn Dunk of the Night honors on Monday...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 months ago 285 reads 1 comments

  20. Raptors Set Franchise Record with 48th Victory

    Coaches worry about everything because it's in their DNA — and sometimes part of their charm — and while Dwane Casey was quite fine with the Raptors unfurling a banner ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 172 reads 0 comments

  21. Toronto Raptors Win Franchise-Best 48th Game in a Season

    The Toronto Raptors are officially in uncharted waters. The 2013-14 club set a franchise record for wins in a season on Monday night with their 110-100 win over the Milwaukee ...

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  22. DeMar DeRozan Not Expected to Play vs. Bucks

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  23. NBA's Dunk of the Night: Sunday, April 13

    Late in the fourth quarter of a 116-107 victory over the Detroit Pistons , the Toronto Raptors ' DeMar DeRozan blew past Andre Drummond on the perimeter and then hammered a dunk all over Kyle Singler ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 4 months ago 215 reads 1 comments

  24. Toronto Raptors Beat Detroit Pistons to Tie Franchise Record of 47 Wins

    Competing as they are in the historically horrendous Eastern Conference, the Toronto Raptors have been perhaps unfairly overlooked as a potential playoff spoiler...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 4 months ago 4,119 reads 42 comments

  25. Raptors Bounce Pistons, Match Franchise Win Mark

    AUBURN HILLS, MICH.—All DeMar DeRozan's ever really wanted to do in Toronto is win and earn respect for himself and his team, and he made sure there would be a chance at a significant celebration at the Air Canada Centre on Monday night...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 69 reads 0 comments