We told you they’d go 3-1. It’s been a good, but not great, start for the Raptors – if only because expectations are high (and rightfully so). They’ve beat three teams they should have beat (yes, that’s what the Thunder...
The Raptors' 2014-2015 season tips off tonight. And since we want you on the bandwagon as long and fully committed as possible, we’re breaking down everything you need to know about our ballers of the North. These are your essentials for week 1
So, climbing high into the darkness (seriously, the Barclay’s centre is the darkest arena we’ve ever been to), we settled in to watch our boys start off like they were on the playground playing against a bunch of fifth graders. This was the start dreams are made of.
Sure, playing the Washington Wizards instead of the Nets to open their first post-season berth since 2007 would have been ideal, but there's plenty reason for optimism that the Raptors will double their franchise tally of one series win by advancing to the second round this year
You may or may not recognize the name Andrew Wiggins. It may sound vaguely familiar, like a friend of a friend you met at a bar one time. Only you weren’t at a bar with Andrew Wiggins because he’s only 18 years old. And yet, Andrew Wiggins is poised to become one of the biggest names Toronto has ever been able to lay claim to
Sometimes words like truth and logic just don’t matter. We know they’re there and we know what they mean, but you know what? Screw ‘em. Steve Nash should come to Toronto. There, we said it. And it feels damn good, too
In case you haven’t been paying attention in the offseason or you just want to be in the know come the next jump ball, here are five key storylines to pay attention to as the NBA kicks off its season this week