1. Toronto Raptors Forward Hedo Turkoglu's MDG Moment, Nothing to Hide in 2009-10

    Just like the popular MDG commercial where MDG comes in a clear bottle and has nothing to hide, Hedo Turkoglu arrived in Toronto to start the 2009-10 season and stepped into the role of “Gary” who calls in to work tired...

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  2. Toronto Raptors Wrap-Up 2009-10

    What’s ugly on both sides and good in the middle? The Toronto Raptors 2009-10 basketball season. A slow start that only got worse was turned into a strong charge that looked like a rookie hitting the wall after the All-Star break...

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  3. Toronto Raptors Game 82: We Want More CB4?

    Fans walking into the final game of the 2009-10 season at the ACC were handed signs to hold during the game. The front said, “We Want More” The back said, “CB4...

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  4. The Toronto Raptors' Last Hope: That the Chicago Bulls Are Spent

    No one can accuse the Chicago Bulls of leaving anything on the table in their next to last game of the season. There was no holding back...

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  5. Toronto Raptors Speedster Sonny Weems Is Stepping Up

    But for 55 minutes of play last year in Denver, Sonny Weems would be the Raptors best rookie wing player in recent memory. And Weems play of late should have him labeled as one the NBA’s up and coming young players...

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  6. Toronto Raptors Still Going for Eighth Seed in Game No. 82

    Whoever said all they wanted was to be playing meaningful games in April must have been stark-raving mad! Every game in April has been meaningful for the Raptors and it is driving their fans crazy...

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  7. The Toronto Raptors Lose Game, Chris Bosh, and Maybe the Season

    In the first quarter of the 113-101 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Chris Bosh went down after an inadvertent elbow to the face...

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  8. LeBron James and The Cavaliers Can Pick Their Playoff Opponent

    LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers have clinched first overall in the NBA this season with two weeks to go before the playoffs start. And such success comes with perks. As reported at Cleveland...

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  9. Bucks, Bobcats, Raptors, Bulls: The Race For Eighth Isn't Over!

    When Derrick Rose said the Bulls were going to make the playoffs, there seemed to be a disconnect with reality. But last few days may have changed everything. The unlikely has happened to everyone involved...

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  10. Toronto Raptors: DeMar DeRozan vs. Sonny Weems

    Almost from the moment DeMar DeRozan was drafted ninth overall in 2009, the rookie was a virtual lock to be the Toronto Raptors starting shooting guard...

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  11. The Toronto Raptors Have A Magic Number!

    On the morning of March 31, 2010, the Toronto Raptors' magic number is seven . It's the last day of March, with less than 10 games remaining, and the Toronto Raptors are seeded in this year’s playoff race...

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  12. NBA Eastern Conference Playoff Race for Eighth Heats Up

    The final two weeks of the NBA season are upon us, and there are still some great battles for playoff position left. In the West, the Lakers have a nearly insurmountable lead for first, and Memphis has fallen too far off the pace to reach eighth...

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  13. Toronto Raptors Post All-Star Break Player Updates

    Since Bosh was injured in the game after the All-Star break, the Toronto Raptors have struggled, posting a 6-13 mark that includes just one win against a playoff-bound team...

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  14. Toronto Raptors Show Grit in Loss to Denver Nuggets

    After a couple of really poor efforts at home, the Toronto Raptors came to life against the Denver Nuggets on Friday night...

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  15. Toronto Raptors: After 70 Games, Team Returns to .500 Again

    At the 70-game mark of the Raptors season, the local fans are getting restless. Boos can now be heard raining down in the ACC, even when the Raptors merely fail to get off to a good start in a game...

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  16. Toronto Raptors Are Getting No Respect

    Chris Bosh gets injured and the Toronto Raptors impressive run comes to an end. Chris Bosh returns, possibly too early, and is wildly inconsistent in his play. “If the Nets game is excluded, Bosh has averaged just 19...

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  17. NBA Playoffs: Which NBA East Team Will Take the Eighth Place?

    The Miami Heat, Toronto Raptors, Charlotte Bobcats, and Chicago Bulls playoff fates are likely to be determined by the end of March...

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  18. Toronto Raptor Chris Bosh's Stellar Season Stalls In March

    Lest anyone still doubt it, the last 17 games should have convinced them: the Toronto Raptors go as Chris Bosh goes. And since Bosh’s injury in the game against Memphis, the Raptors season has headed south in a hurry...

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  19. The Toronto Raptors Look Fragile

    Perhaps the most dreaded moniker that can be hung on a team is “soft” and that’s a term that has been flung at the Toronto Raptors more than once over the years and again this season...

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  20. Of Pizza, Bosh's 10,000 Points, Raptors Win, And a Rookie Head Coach

    It isn’t often that the fans at the ACC don’t cheer louder for Pizza when the Raptors reach 100 points than they do for the next play, but Wednesday night was one of those rare occasions...

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  21. Antoine Wright Puts Up Zeros On the Road

    One of the nice surprises this season has been the emergence of Antoine Wright as a viable and effective rotation player...

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  22. Toronto Raptors Are at A Crossroad

    After an unexpected practice on Monday, a more mellow Chris Bosh told reporters, “Put up or shut up…crying or pouting is not going to get it done...

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  23. Toronto Raptors Players Post All-Star Break Updates

    Since the All-Star break, the Toronto Raptors have only beaten the very worst the NBA has to offer, accumulating a 3-8 record and falling to just one game above the .500 mark. Now in the middle of a four game western road trip, dropping below ...

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  24. Bucks, Raptors, Bobcats, Heat, or Bulls: Who Gets Ninth Place in NBA East?

    With less than 20 games left in the NBA schedule, five teams in the Eastern Conference are left fighting it out for one of the final four playoff positions. No. 5 Milwaukee Bucks 34-29 No...

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  25. Toronto Raptors: After 60 Games in 2009-2010

    It was seven games ago that the Toronto Raptors playoff push hit a sudden and unexpected speed bump in the form of a Chris Bosh ankle injury...

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