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Lukas Weese - Oct 1, 2020

Lakers head coach Frank Vogel called a timeout to gather his team. Coming out of that pause, the Lakers became the Goliath, thanks to unlikely players. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope converted two critical three-pointers. Anthony Davis made a driving layup, thanks to an assist from Rajon Rondo. Even Alex Caruso, the dynamic undrafted guard, made a three-pointer late in the first quarter, giving the Lakers their first lead of the game. 

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Back in 2018, the US Supreme Court ruled that states have the right to decide for themselves whether they want to regulate sports betting or ban it. Many states see regulated gambling as a means to generate some extra income from these types of activities, so with their newfound freedom to do so, many have […]

Last Word Staff - Jun 30, 2020

The sporting schedule may have been depleted through the spring, but many top sports have returned and things are about to get a lot busier through the summer and the rest of 2020. As announced on June 26, the NBA is set to become the first of the four major professional sports leagues in the […]

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Last Word Staff - Jun 15, 2020

With the rising popularity of sports betting, many sports fans are now seeking to enter the betting market. During the sports season, established sports bettors spend billions of dollars collectively every year while betting at licensed online betting sites, casinos, and local betting shops. From the total volume of bets estimated from online betting, local […]

Last Word Staff - Nov 28, 2019

If you’re blessed with sporting talent, we all know there is big money to be made, but do you know how much the biggest earners take home every year? Whether they earn their keep scoring goals, acing serves or winning big on the Las Vegas strip at the World Series of Poker (WSOP), here are […]

With the NBA season getting started this month it’s time to take a look at the favorites for Most Improved Player. Whoever goes on to win this season’s award will follow in the footsteps of Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam. Check out online gambling slots Canada for gambling options outside of NBA prop bets. Ranking […]

Toronto Raptors
Lukas Weese - Jun 18, 2019

TORONTO– It was supposed to be a day of celebration. The Toronto Raptors were coming home to party with their fans, in the franchise’s inaugural championship parade. A historical moment that the Raptors fan base had been waiting for since the organization’s first game in 1995. The parade featured all of these realities. While lengthy […]

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Lukas Weese - Jun 14, 2019

The Toronto Raptors are the 2018-19 NBA Champions. A phrase that many deemed impossible. A reality that most thought would be unattainable. When the franchise became encapsulated in the NBA, there was an overwhelming belief that failure would occur. Basketball in Canada, a country embedded in hockey culture and obsessed with baseball, would be doomed […]

Nick Nurse
Lukas Weese - Jun 6, 2019

It is easy to forget that Nick Nurse is a first year head coach in the NBA. The Toronto Raptors general is a risk taker, doing whatever it takes to dethrone the back to back NBA champions Golden State Warriors. And in this playoffs, he has established an identity for the Raptors that is rooted […]

Game Four
Last Word Staff - Jun 5, 2019

The first three games of the NBA Finals are now complete as the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors will return to Oracle Arena to battle it out in game four. With Toronto claiming the first game of the series at home, they instantly proved to the Warriors, and the rest of the league, […]

Fred VanVleet
Lukas Weese - Jun 3, 2019

Entering the NBA Playoffs, Fred VanVleet would not have popped into your mind as a player to turn into a postseason hero. For the season, the Toronto Raptors backup point guard averaged only 11 points per game, on 41 percent shooting from the field. But suddenly, when premier performance was required in big games, VanVleet […]

Pascal Siakam
Lukas Weese - May 31, 2019

Pascal Siakam has waited his whole life for this opportunity. The young rising star for the Toronto Raptors is playing in his first NBA Finals, and rising to the big stage. Siakam put up 32 points and eight rebounds, carrying the Raptors to the franchise’s inaugural victory in the NBA Finals. Amidst the excitement across […]

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Lukas Weese - May 27, 2019

It was a sunny Sunday morning. Blue skies, birds chirping. Summer was in the air. There was an energy felt inside of me as I poured my morning coffee to start the day. I was wearing my bright red Toronto Raptors “We The North” T-shirt. In May. Seems a little exaggerated for this time of […]

Game Four
Last Word Staff - May 22, 2019

The Golden State Warriors are in the midst of the greatest five year run in the history of the NBA. They punched their ticket to their fifth consecutive trip to the NBA finals after sweeping the Portland Trail Blazers and they did so in unbelievable fashion. In three of the four games, they trailed by […]

Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - May 15, 2019

While the NBA Playoffs have reached the conference finals, the Euroleague is also reaching its climax. The Euroleague Final Four tips off this Friday, May 17. The single-game-elimination matches will begin with Fenerbahce Beko and Anadolu Efes, both based out of Istanbul. That game begins at noon, and should prove to be a good one. […]

Last Word Staff - Apr 12, 2019

The end of the season and subsequent excitement of the playoffs have started. The last night of the regular season features a few games that could see rematches in the playoffs. This game, however, may not be seen into the playoffs as the Oklahoma City Thunder travel to take on the Milwaukee Bucks. The Thunder are hovering at […]

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