March 15, 2019

Regardless of whether it’s the NBA, FIBA, the EuroLeague, or the G-League, the fact remains; basketball is the world’s most important major sport. More than soccer, more than football, more than baseball, more than hockey, basketball is the most influential sport in th...

February 23, 2019

The Raptors had a rematch with the San Antonio Spurs last night in DeMar DeRozan's first game back in Toronto since being traded this past summer.

The trade has worked out well for both teams, with DeRozan being a key piece for a Spurs team vying for a playoff spot and...

February 15, 2019

The Raptors played the Washington Wizards last night in their last game before the All-Star break. They came away with the win, 129-120, aided by career nights from some of their young stars.

New addition Marc Gasol played in his third game with the team and Jeremy Lin...

February 12, 2019

The Raptors took on the sixth-place Brooklyn Nets last night in what was a close game throughout. The Nets were without some key players in DeMarre Carroll and Spencer Dinwiddie, but they regained Caris LeVert, who was lost to a gruesome leg injury earlier in the seaso...

February 11, 2019

New addition Marc Gasol played his first game in a Raptors uniform in Madison Square Garden against the Knicks on Saturday. The Raptors took the game by a surprisingly narrow margin, 104-99.

Here are my takeaways from that game:

1. Gasol Played Well, Regardless of His St...

February 8, 2019

The Toronto Raptors were reported to have been one of the most active teams approaching the trade deadline. The pressure to win and to keep Kawhi Leonard, two things that go very much hand-in-hand, were the main factors essentially forcing general manager Masai Ujiri's...

February 7, 2019

The Raptors played the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night in what was a huge game for both teams. 

Here are my takeaways from that game:

1. Kyle Lowry Had Himself a Game

Our point guard is back. Kyle Lowry had his best game of 2019 amidst trade rumours circulating him an...

February 5, 2019

The Raptors had the Los Angeles Clippers in town for a Sunday matinee yesterday. They led more or less from start to finish, really pulling away after a strong second quarter. The final score was 121-103. The Raptors were without Kyle Lowry, while the Clippers were at...

February 3, 2019

The New York Knicks traded their star power forward Kristaps Porzingis to the Mavericks for a low return - presumably in order to open up roster spots for a superstar or two this offseason (Boston's Kyrie Irving and Golden State's Kevin Durant are the oft-heard names s...

February 1, 2019

Latvian power forward Kristaps Porzingis requested a trade from the New York Knicks today, and was promptly moved to the Dallas Mavericks.

The trade looked like this: KP, Tim Hardaway, Jr., Courtney Lee, and Trey Burke to Dallas for Dennis Smith, Jr., DeAndre Jordan, an...

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