Toronto Raptors

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Alex Reimer
May 22, 2019 - 10:00 am
The Celtics will likely spend the next six weeks plotting how they can retain their superstar, Kyrie Irving, and land another one, Anthony Davis, in order to make the Finals run they were supposed to this season. General manager Danny Ainge must get creative, outlaying maximum contract offers and...
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Alex Reimer
May 13, 2019 - 10:35 am
Conventional wisdom says the Celtics would be foolish to acquire Anthony Davis without Kyrie Irving. The disgruntled All-Star is entering the final year of his deal and seemingly desires to play with LeBron James or another superstar. Davis’ own father said this year he doesn’t want his son playing...
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Marcus Smart, Jaylen Brown and Al Horford
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February 27, 2019 - 9:18 am
The Celtics got embarrassed in Toronto Tuesday night to the tune of a 118-95 beatdown at the hands of the Raptors. Brad Stevens and Marcus Smart said after the game that the C's just aren't connected right now , adding to a long list of concerning quotes we've heard throughout the season. Check out...
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Vincent Gallo
August 07, 2018 - 8:30 am
Former Celtics forward Greg Monroe has agreed to sign a one-year, $2.2 million contract with the Raptors, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports. The signing comes after the Raptors included backup big man Jakob Poeltl in a trade that sent All-Star wing DeMar DeRozan to the Spurs in exchange...
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Alex Reimer
July 18, 2018 - 9:37 am
The Raptors are reportedly on the verge of acquiring one of the best all-around players in the NBA. Under usual circumstances, that would be concerning for the Celtics. But it could just lead to chaos and turmoil for their rivals north of the border. Toronto is on the brink of netting disgruntled...
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Kawhi Leonard
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Vincent Gallo
July 17, 2018 - 12:05 pm
After over a month of the Lakers and Sixers being considered favored suitors in a potential Kawhi Leonard trade, the Raptors have emerged as favorites to land the Spurs’ two-way star. The most recent speculation supporting this rumor occured on ESPN’s The Lowe Post . The episode featured ESPN's...
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Alex Reimer
March 23, 2018 - 10:31 am
The Celtics are ravaged with injuries as the playoffs approach. The reports surrounding Kyrie Irving’s knee keep getting more ominous , even though head coach Brad Stevens says he still views the injury as “ day-to-day .” Jaylen Brown is still in concussion protocol and Marcus Smart has been ruled...
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Lucy Burdge
November 30, 2017 - 2:32 pm
Rapper and Raptors global ambassador Drake attended Toronto’s 126-113 win over the Hornets on Wednesday and had quite a night for himself. First, he got caught pouring himself a drink during the game and the footage became a meme. Wyd, @Drake ? pic.twitter.com/7Z9x6V2p5C — SportsCenter (@...
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Canadian recording artist Drake watches the action during the first quarter in a game between the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre.
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April 26, 2017 - 4:11 pm
Anyone who has ever watched the Toronto Raptors on television (or in person) has probably seen Drake stalking the court, rooting on his hometown hoops team. So it only makes sense that the Canadian rapper would be named as host for the inaugural NBA Awards. Drizzy is the global ambassador for the...
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