The Toronto Raptors announced Friday they have hired Patrick Mutombo and Jim Sann as assistant coaches on Head Coach Dwane Casey’s staff. In addition, assistant coach Jama Mahlalela (JAM-ah MAH-la-LAY-la) has been promoted and will move to the front of the bench for the upcoming season. Kalamian enters his second season with the [...]
The story of the 2015-16 Toronto Raptors ended not with a funeral but rather a celebration of life. As their first-ever Eastern Conference Finals berth wilted during their fourth double-digit loss of the series, chants of "Let's go Raptors!" rained down from the Air Canada Centre faithful. Show More Summary
Another NBA player is extremely mad at Sports Illustrated. Not long after Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan tweeted his (...)
Kevin Durant got a huge ovation at his new home stadium Tuesday night -- when Drake brought out the Warriors star at his concert at Oracle Arena... and praised him as his "brother." Drake is a huge Toronto Raptors fan -- and even works for the…
Much ink has been spilled about Drake and just how much of a “true” fan he is of his beloved Toronto Raptors (from an (...)
The Toronto Raptors agreed to terms with general manager Masai Ujiri on a multiyear extension on Friday, according to a team press release. “I am grateful to the Board and Mr. Tanenbaum for the opportunity to continue our progress to build the Raptors into one of the top franchises in the NBA,” said Ujiri. Show More Summary
The Pacers signed Julyan Stone and Alex Poythress today. Stone is a 6-6 guard that is a three-year veteran of the NBA, spending time with both the Denver Nuggets and the Toronto Raptors. He has NBA career averages of 1.3 points and 1.1 assists per game. He also played in the D-League, where he averaged 4.7 [...]
Drake loves sports. We know this because of his, let’s say, indiscriminate sensibilities when it comes to fandom. The Canadian rapper also works as a “global ambassador” for the Toronto Raptors and even hosted the ESPYs in 2014, when he took a shot at the Washington Redskins’ name. Drake isn’t just a fan, though, it turns out […]
The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday that they’ll be rocking a pair of new uniforms next season. Huskies and Chinese New Year-inspired duds will make their debut in 2016-17. Raptors to The post Raptors Unveil Huskies and Chinese New Year Uniforms appeared first on SLAMonline.
SO METAL! Raptors to don Huskies & Chinese New Year uniforms in 2016-17. #WeTheNorth More: https://t.co/49PCUwD9elhttps://t.co/JBUihOp6Ln — Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) August 23, 2016 The Toronto Raptors might only date back to 1995, but the origins of basketball in the city run far deeper. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors were just two wins away from making their first-ever NBA Finals, falling in six games to the eventual champion Cleveland Cavaliers. It was the third straight season that they recorded 48 or more wins and made the postseason. Show More Summary
But the ESPN broadcaster’s legacy will ripple far beyond the city.
On April 13, as his Brooklyn Nets were wrapping up a dismal season with a defeat at the hands of second-stringers from the Toronto Raptors—their 61st loss in 82 games—owner Mikhail... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Toronto Raptors are fresh off of an impressive run to the Eastern Conference Finals last offseason. It was a special season for “We the North,” but they are not close to being done. They are still a young team trying to develop and reach their full potential moving forward. Show More Summary
On Saturday, in a video posted by Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan, the entire Team USA squad is singing along together to Vanessa Carlton having a good time. Everybody except, New York Knicks veteran Carmelo Anthony was caught on video not having a good time listening to the guys do karaoke. Melo ain’t having it… A […]
By selecting Utah's Jakob Poeltl with the ninth pick in the 2016 NBA draft, the Toronto Raptors preemptively addressed their one roster hole that free agency created. Poeltl was one of the most pro-ready players in the 2016 rookie class,...Show More Summary
Blake Griffin has been rumored in quite a few trades over the last couple of weeks. He is likely the superstar most likely to be traded ahead of the 2016-17 NBA season, along with Russell Westbrook. There are a lot of teams interested and quite a few teams could offer Doc Rivers and the Los... Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors mascot offers a party of a lifetime by upgrading his live show.
The Toronto Raptors announced Monday they have signed guard Fred VanVleet to a multiyear contract. Per team policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Toronto Raptors guard Delon Wright exited the court during Saturday's Las Vegas Summer League game against the Minnesota Timberwolves after suffering a dislocated right shoulder and didn't return. Continue for updates. X-Rays Negative...Show More Summary