The Toronto Raptors: Their Young Canadian Nucleus


The Toronto Raptors are the only current Canadian-based NBA franchise. However, the Raptors have traditionally not had Canadian players on their roster. This changed with the birth of the Raptors 905 in the National Development League (now the NBA G-League), creating another pathway to the NBA. The 905 replaced the Mississauga Power, which was a […] READ MORE

How Giannis Antetokounmpo Would Change the Toronto Raptors Franchise


The Toronto Raptors‘ postseason has ended after they were eliminated by the Boston Celtics in a battle to remember. The Celtics now move on to the Eastern Conference Final of the NBA Playoffs, as explained on the Sportsbet website. For Nick Nurse’s team, the waiting game has started. This offseason and the next could be some of the […] READ MORE

Toronto Raptors 2019-20 NBA Season Review


The Toronto Raptors finished with the second-best regular-season record in the NBA. Their championship-pedigree and toughness allowed them to be one of the top East contenders. A big part of their success was their defense and their ability to limit star players to limited points. They also had tremendous depth throughout the regular season and […] READ MORE

Giannis Antetokounmpo Rumors: Four Teams in Position to Pursue the Star


Fresh off a second-round exit to the Miami Heat, speculation surrounding Giannis Antetokounmpo and his future has begun. The 25-year-old averaged a ludicrous 29.5 points, 13.5 rebounds, and 5.6 assists on 55.3 percent shooting. The Greek Freak became just the third player in NBA history to win both MVP and Defensive Player of the Year awards […] READ MORE

Toronto Raptors vs. Boston Celtics Series Recap


The Toronto Raptors and the Boston Celtics met for the first time in the playoffs and it was certainly a battle to remember. This series had everything imaginable from blowouts, drama, and even a miracle. Here’s the playoff series recap for this matchup. Series Recap: Toronto Raptors vs. Boston Celtics Raptor’s Offensive Struggles The Raptors […] READ MORE

Giannis Antetokounmpo: Best Places to Win

For the second consecutive year, the No. 1 seeded Milwaukee Bucks have been eliminated from the NBA Playoffs earlier than expected. Last year, the Toronto Raptors handed Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks an ECF loss. This year, the fifth-seed Miami Heat bounced Milwaukee one round earlier.  There is growing concern around the nucleus that Milwaukee’s […] READ MORE