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NBA releases schedule: Kawhi in Toronto Dec. 11

The 2019-20 NBA schedule was unveiled Monday and Kawhi Leonard will make his return to Toronto on Dec. 11 as the LA Clippers visit the defending champion Raptors.

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6 days ago, ESPN, Toronto Raptors

Raptors 2019-20 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

For the first time in franchise history, the Toronto Raptors will start a season as the defending NBA champions...

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6 days ago, Bleacher Report, Toronto Raptors

Raptors Announce 2019-20 Schedule

The Toronto Raptors will tip off their 25th season in the National Basketball Association at Scotiabank Arena on Tuesday, Oct. 22 vs.

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6 days ago, Toronto Raptors, Toronto Raptors

NBA releases 2019-20 schedule for defending champion Toronto Raptors

Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports For 29 NBA teams, their schedules include games against the defending NBA Champions. The Toronto Raptors are not one of those teams. Exhale! You’ve made it. You can now plan your vacations / flights / off-days in preparation for the 2019-20 NBA season. The schedule...

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6 days ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors: Three restricted free agents for fans to keep an eye on this season

The 2020 free agent class doesn’t feature any marquee names. But there are a few players that the Toronto Raptors should be monitoring in case they become available next summer. This is a transition year for the Toronto Raptors. Masai Ujiri is on record stating that he won’t trade any of...

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6 days ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Why Vince Carter not signing with the Toronto Raptors was a good thing for both sides

  After signing a one-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks, Vince Carter won’t be returning to the Toronto Raptors for his final season. That’s a good thing, for all parties involved. Vince Carter and the Toronto Raptors have spent the last few seasons flirting with the possibility of a...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Kawhi Leonard bringing close friend with him from Raptors to Clippers

Kawhi Leonard will have an ally on the Clippers’ coaching staff. His close friend Jeremy Castleberry will serve as an assistant under Doc Rivers, according to Jabari Young of The Athletic (Twitter link). Castleberry followed Leonard to Toronto after the Spurs traded him to the Raptors last summer. Castleberry...

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1 week ago, Yardbarker, Toronto Raptors, Los Angeles Clippers

Toronto Raptors ultimate fan favourite tourney winner: Jonas Valanciunas

As we finish our fan favourite week, we decided to ask you, the fans, who was the Toronto Raptors All-Time Fan Favourite? After eight rounds and thousands of votes, Jonas Valanciunas walked away as the winner. The fans have spoken. Five rounds, thousands of votes, and many eliminations later, Jonas Valanciunas...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Patrick McCaw is the future of Toronto Raptors fan favorites

Patrick McCaw’s unexpected start and breakthrough into the hallowed, championship halls of the NBA is why he is poised to be a future fan favorite of the Toronto Raptors. There are certain players that exude championship-caliber feelings; players that inspire and have won despite extraordinary...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse is a fan favourite in the NBA

Since becoming the Head Coach of the Toronto Raptors last summer, Nick Nurse has provided many entertaining moments on the sideline. He truly is a fan favourite in the NBA. For a team like the Toronto Raptors, sometimes it’s hard to become the center of attention in the NBA, even once you win your...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Clippers Hire Jeremy Castleberry, Former Raptors and Spurs’ Staffer, as Assistant Coach, per Jabari Young

Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images The Clippers are both adding to their excellent coaching staff and bringing in a close confidant of superstar Kawhi Leonard. Per Jabari Young of the Athletic, a longtime beat reporter for the San Antonio Spurs, the Clippers are hiring Jeremy Castleberry as an assistant...

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Toronto Raptors fan favourite week: Bismack Biyombo

Toronto Raptors fans will forever remember the one year wonder Bismack Biyombo and his infamous run that he went on in the 2016 postseason. In 2015, Bismack Biyombo signed a 2-year $5.7 million with a player option in the second year with the Toronto Raptors. Unfortunately, after his breakout season,...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors fan favourite week: Jerome Williams

Next up on our fan favourite week is Jerome Williams, who became one of the earliest fan favourites in Toronto Raptors history. Jerome “Junkyard Dog” Williams was a Toronto Raptors fan favourite before he even set foot on the court, something not many players can attest to. Williams enthusiasm...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Report: Raptors’ Chris Boucher to bow out of Team Canada, FIBA World Cup

Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images Citing personal reasons, Boucher has left the team just as exhibition play gets going Toronto Raptors center Chris Boucher has left Team Canada for personal reasons, according to head coach Nick Nurse. The Athletic’s Blake Murphy has the story: Nurse's...

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1 week ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors: Terence Davis could prove to be an impact player

Undrafted rookie Terence Davis could prove to be a valuable piece to the Toronto Raptors this season as a backup guard who is efficient on both ends Going undrafted when you’re expecting to hear your name called is a tough pill to swallow, but some use it as motivation to prove the doubters wrong....

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1 week ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors fan favourite bracket: A Morris Peterson vs Jonas Valanciunas final

As part of our fan favourite week, we decided to ask you, the fans, who was the Toronto Raptors all-time fan favourite? We’ve officially made it to the finals. New school vs Old School. Historic favorite vs contemporary favorite. Morris Peterson vs Jonas Valanciunas. The Toronto Raptors fan...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors: The players who were opposite of fan favourites

Looking for great players and beloved fan favourites? Get outta here. You’ll get none of those here, but instead, treat yourself to these five Toronto Raptors who set the world on a dumpster fire. The Toronto Raptors haven’t been around for that long but their list of memorable players is...

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Kevin Durant Claps Back at Raptors Fans Who Cheered Achilles Injury

Kevin Durant Claps Back at Raptors Fans Who Cheered Achilles Injury

Kevin Durant says he didn’t hear Raptors fans cheering his devastating Achilles injury in Game 5 of the NBA Finals. But Durant had an acidic response to the Toronto faithful’s classless gesture. Spending day in LA with KD: First interview in two months, Kevin Durant on choosing Brooklyn,...

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1 week ago, SLAM Magazine, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors GM, Bobby Webster, deserves a head executive role

The Toronto Raptors have a pair of very impressive men running the team. Their general manager, Bobby Webster deserves a shot to be a solo head executive in the NBA. Although often misrepresented, Bobby Webster is the General Manager of the Toronto Raptors, not Masai Ujiri. Ujiri, who is the President...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors Fan Favourite Week: Jorge Garbajosa

As we continue our Fan Favourites Week, we take a look at Jorge Garbajosa, a key figure in the Toronto Raptors recovery from Vince Carter. Something that is amazing about modern sports, despite athletes becoming faster, stronger, and more intense, they are somehow recovering from injuries better than...

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1 week ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

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