Friday Aug 29
Early Win-Loss Predictions for Toronto Raptors Next Season
The 2014-15 regular season for the Toronto Raptors will be used as a means to not only build on their incredible success from a year prior, but to also silence any doubters who believe their rags-to-riches turnaround was merely an apparition.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Numeric Narratives: Jonas Valanciunas and the Primordial Ooze
Already making reliable contributions on the interior, the question with Jonas Valanciunas is in exactly what direction would the Raptors like him to continue expanding his game.
The Top 3 Raptors ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Reactions
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continued its surge through social media this week.
Breaking it Down: The Raptors' Clutch Playbook
Fun fact: The Raptors were a league-best +195 in the fourth quarter last season.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Ebola concerns halt Team USA visit to Senegal
Masai Ujiri walked down the dark corridor toward the light and the sound of the Atlantic Ocean, waves crashing against the rocks.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Off-Season Review Part 3: A Look At Contract Incentives
DeRozan and Johnson have some incentives in their deals that complicate the cap picture a little bit.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Raptors React to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
With the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge running wild on social media, I wondered: what kind of reaction could we expect from various Raptors, past and present? Unless you've been living under a social media rock as of late, it's been pretty hard to escape the onslaught that is the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Conquering the NBA Part I - Taming the Atlantic
As we wait for the Cavs-Wolves trade this weekend, to see if we get in on the action, and with what return, just as we have perfected waiting this past year, to make moves at the deadline, and for the draft, for free agency, for summer league, for the schedule, for training camp, etc, etc, I thought it time to refocus on the ultimate goal - the ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ranking Central Division Point Guards
Feb 25, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving goes up for a shot against Toronto Raptors power forward Amir Johnson during the fourth quarter at Quicken Loans Arena.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Where Will the Raptors Be in 12 Months?
As part of SB Nation's NBA Theme Day, we were asked: Where will the Toronto Raptors be in 12 months? For a team on the presumptive rise, there are basically two scenarios: one of hope, the other of despair.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Why doesn't Terrence Ross attack the basket?
This is Kenneth Faried , a power forward who has at least 30 pounds on Ross. Colloquially known as "the Manimal", Faried is as much - if not more - of an athletic marvel as Ross.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Free agency not working out for Pistons' Monroe as talks remain at standstill
Detroit Pistons' Greg Monroe drives to the basket against Toronto Raptors Amir Johnson during second period action on Sunday, April 13, 2014.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
King James Gospel
Cleveland Cavaliers in need of a rim protector
May 4, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Brooklyn Nets center-forward Andray Blatche defends against Toronto Raptors forward-center Amir Johnson in the first half of game seven of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Air Canada Centre.