1. NBA Draft 2012: Toronto Raptors and 5 Draft-Day Scenarios

    The 2012 NBA Draft is coming up in just a couple months and at the time of writing this article, it is the last day of the NBA regular season, meaning the Toronto Raptors play the New Jersey Nets ...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about over 2 years ago 2,927 reads 10 comments

  2. Toronto Raptors: Why the Future Is Bright for This Young Team

    The Toronto Raptors have had a pretty up-and-down season this year. For some stretches of games, they play amazing basketball, shutting down the other team and producing on the other end...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about over 2 years ago 2,773 reads 47 comments

  3. Toronto Raptors: Why They Have Hope for a Playoff Berth

    The Eastern Conference is the weaker of the two conferences. The Toronto Raptors currently hold the eleventh spot in the Eastern Conference, and are just two games behind the ninth-place ...

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  4. New York Knicks' Jeremy Lin for Real or Is He Getting Lucky?

    The New York Knicks entered the season with high hopes. It was Amar'e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony 's first full season together, Landry Fields was coming off a very impressive ...

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  5. NBA Trade Rumors: Toronto Raptors Are Frontrunners for Wilson Chandler

    The Toronto Raptors have needed a consistent player to fill up the small forward position for a while now, and many attempts to fill that void have not worked out...

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  6. Toronto Raptors: Andrea Bargnani's First Game Back Gives Raptors Win

    The Toronto Raptors played the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night on the road. It would mark the return of Andrea Bargnani after a six-game absence...

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  7. Toronto Raptors: Recent Games Prove Why Bargnani Is so Important to This Team

    The Toronto Raptors are currently on an eight-game losing streak, and with four more games left in their road trip around the western conference, it does not seem like things will be getting brighter...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about almost 3 years ago 1,427 reads 31 comments

  8. Toronto Raptors: Why Jose Calderon Is the Most Underrated PG in the NBA

    During the summer of 2005, the Toronto Raptors signed a young, Spanish point guard by the name of Jose Calderon ...

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  9. 2012 NBA Draft: Why Anthony Davis Is the Best Player Available

    Anthony Davis was the top recruited player along with Connecticut's Andre Drummond. Both are big men who have amazing skill sets and look like they can manage at the NBA level...

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  10. Toronto Raptors: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: Week 3

    The Toronto Raptors started off the week with a back-to-back-to-back, and ended it with a back-to-back—a very tiring five games in a span of six days...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about almost 3 years ago 888 reads 2 comments

  11. Predicting NBA All-Star Game Starters for Both Conferences

    The All-Star game is a great way for the fans to watch all the stars of the NBA come together for one day for entertainment purposes in a basketball game that is not to be taken seriously...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about almost 3 years ago 3,749 reads 26 comments

  12. Toronto Raptors: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: Week 2

    The Toronto Raptors had a pretty ugly week this time around, which is pretty surprising considering their schedule was a bit easier than last weeks. They defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers with ease, but struggled against a bad New Jersey Nets team..

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about almost 3 years ago 842 reads 18 comments

  13. Toronto Raptors: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: Week 1

    The first week of action is all over for the Toronto Raptors and all of the NBA . In the beginning of the season, many projected the Raptors to be one of the worst teams in the NBA...

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  14. Toronto Raptors: Could James Johnson Win Defensive Player of the Year?

    We all know that James Johnson is a defensive specialist, and that his game revolves around defensive play...

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  15. Detroit Pistons: Why Greg Monroe Can Be a Top 10 Center by the End of the Season

    Greg Monroe was chosen with the seventh pick in the 2010 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons . In Georgetown, Monroe was a big body who was very versatile and did a lot for the Hoyas...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about 3 years ago 1,441 reads 8 comments

  16. Toronto Raptors: What We Learned from the First Game of Preseason

    The Toronto played their first preseason game today against the Boston Celtics in Toronto. The final score was 75-76 in Boston's favor and there were many positives that we saw, as well as many negatives...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about 3 years ago 1,988 reads 10 comments

  17. Predicting Who Will Be the Best Player on Each NBA Team in the 2011-2012 Season

    Each team in NBA history has had a player who excelled whenever he stepped on to the court, and that player could easily produce for their team and prove why they deserve to be in the NBA...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about 3 years ago 13,172 reads 120 comments

  18. Chris Paul: Why the Trade Is Great for the New Orleans Hornets

    As many have already reported, Chris Paul is finally out of New Orleans. The breaking news came during the afternoon, as the Los Angeles Clippers were able to pull off the deal to acquire Chris Paul from the Hornets...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about 3 years ago 2,243 reads 6 comments

  19. Toronto Raptors: Jamaal Magloire To Sign One-Year Deal with the Raptors

    According to The Toronto Sun , the Raptors have agreed to a one-year contract with former Miami Heat center Jamaal Magloire...

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  20. Toronto Raptors: Why They Should Go After Hasheem Thabeet

    Hasheem Thabeet was a highly touted defensive center coming from the University of Connecticut, where his shot blocking and rebounding skills were amazing and made the jaws of scouts drop...

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  21. Toronto Raptors: Season Expectations for Each Player

    With the NBA free-agency and training-camp periods being shortened due to the lockout, NBA fans will see a shortened preseason as well...

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  22. DeMar DeRozan: Why He Is Poised for a Great Season

    DeMar DeRozan is one of the shining stars of the NBA . In his sophomore season, DeRozan nearly doubled his scoring average and improved in every aspect of his game. Most importantly, his leadership and the role on the team improved vastly...

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  23. NBA Predictions: Predicting Who Will Lead in Every Major Statistical Category

    The NBA is full of players who can produce at high levels of scoring, rebounding, passing, etc, but there are certain players who excel better than others, and those players are always the ones mentioned in the talks of MVP...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about 3 years ago 1,649 reads 11 comments

  24. NBA Free Agency: 5 Players the Toronto Raptors Should Consider Signing

    With the NBA Lockout officially over, the NBA season will begin on Christmas day, with training camps and free agency beginning on the December 9th...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about 3 years ago 1,936 reads 18 comments

  25. Toronto Raptors: Who Will Be the Starting PG in the Upcoming Season?

    The Toronto Raptors seem to have many troubles when it comes to the point guard position ever since acquiring T.J. Ford. There has not been a problem in terms of statistical reasons or production on and off the court...

    Patrick Yaghoobians Written by Patrick Yaghoobians about over 3 years ago 2,403 reads 17 comments