Raptors to bring back purple dinosaur jerseys for 'select home games' during 2014-15 seasonyahoo.com Updated 17 hours agoThis has felt nearly inevitable for a little while now, what with new global ambassador Drake turning up to the Air Canada Centre with a Vinsanity dino-throwback sewn into the lining of his suit jacket and the team's new 20th anniversary logo bringing b…Upvote Share TweetJermaine O'Neal's misplaced passport has left the Golden State Warriors one man short Sunday against the Toronto Raptors.Upvote Share TweetBOSTON — Former Toronto Raptors president and general manager Bryan Colangelo admitted that he attempted to "tank" during the 2011-12 NBA season on Friday. Colangelo's admission came during the Basketball Analytics panel at the 2014 MIT Sloan …Upvote Share Tweet
It’s time for the NBA to change its approach when it comes to fouling out of overtime gamesyahoo.com Updated Feb 28 (7 days ago)On Thursday night, in one of the more entertaining games of the NBA’s season, the Washington Wizards downed the Toronto Raptors at home by a 134-129 score. The game went into three overtimes, and was punctuated throughout by heady defensive plays on bot…Upvote Share Tweet
The Top 5 Candidates For NBA Executive of the Yeardimemag.com Updated Feb 27While the players receive all of the attention on the court, it is the general managers who construct the teams off the court, in hopes of leading their organizations to great success. Without these executives, it is difficult to fathom how professional…Upvote Share Tweet
Who Was Better: Tracy McGrady Or Clyde Drexler?dimemag.com Updated Feb 26Tracy McGrady apologists love to point to 2002-03, and in a way, they should. T-Mac was arguably the best player in the world, leading a rag-tag group of misfits to a near upset in the first round against Detroit while putting together one of the greate…Upvote Share Tweet
DeRozan scores 33 as Raps stay in fast laneESPN.com Updated Feb 25DeMar DeRozan scored 16 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter, and the Toronto Raptors won for the sixth time in seven games with a 99-93 victory over the injury-riddled Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 25The details surrounding Raymond Felton's arrest may keep him from jail and save his career.Upvote Share TweetThe San Antonio Spurs have traded guard Nando De Colo to Toronto for former first-round pick Austin Daye.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Feb 20There were a lot of ancillary deals on top of a few we’ve already mentioned as the NBA’s trade deadline came and went at 3 p.m. today. We told you about the stunner at the end between the Pacers and Sixers, and the Bucks-Bobcats swap that improved Charl…Upvote Share Tweet
The 15 Most Lopsided Trades In NBA Historydimemag.com Updated Feb 20The trade deadline truly brings out the worst in desperate franchises looking to make a hasty deal. The main facilitator behind huge deals made at the deadline is the fact that the main player the deal is surrounding may leave during free agency, leavin…Upvote Share Tweet
Recapping all the NBA trades from the 2013-14 seasonyahoo.com Updated Feb 20With the trade deadline over, let’s take a look at somewhat uninspiring list of deals that went down during the NBA’s 2013-14 regular season: *** The NBA’s trading season began in December, when the Toronto Raptors managed to free themselves of the cont…Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Wednesday nightnba.com Updated Feb 19? With the NBA trade deadline less than 24 hours away and one member of the Lakers, veteran point guard Steve Blake, already packing his bags in the dressing room and leaving Staples Center for Golden State, they still have a game to play tonight and it…Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Tuesdaynba.com Updated Feb 18? Raptors forward Amir Johnson (ankle) will play after missing the previous two games, Casey said. Johnson has started 47 of 50 games, though Casey said his role against the Wizards would be determined during warm-ups.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Feb 16Terrence Ross‘ performance in the 2014 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest will forever remind us of an anachronistic attempt to duplicate 2013′s win. We thought celebrity props were a thing of the past, but it continued Saturday night in New Orleans. Ross threw d…Upvote Share Tweet
Amir Johnson's Jersey Vest Is The Best Vestdeadspin.com Updated Feb 13Amir Johnson sat out of last night's Raptors game with an injury, but he didn't want to let the NBA's stodgy dress code prevent him from supporting his team. So he busted out this very chic jersey vest thingy.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Anthony Davis Jams The Alley-Oop Plus The Fouldimemag.com Updated Feb 11The New Orleans Pelicans were in Toronto on Monday night, less than a week before hosting the 2014 All-Star Game, and things didn’t go so well away from home. The Pellies lost 109-101 on the road to a motivated Raptors team that’s currently in the No. 3…Upvote Share Tweet
Lowry leads Raptors to fifth straight win vs. PelsCNNSI.com Updated Feb 10Lowry leads Raptors to fifth straight win vs. PelsUpvote Share Tweet
The 10 Biggest Surprises & Disappointments Of The NBA Seasondimemag.com Updated Feb 10A little more than halfway through the year and we, the NBA fanbase, have been subject to a few surprises and disappointments we surely didn’t see leading into the 2013-14 season. As far as how the season has gone thus far, a majority of it has been exp…Upvote Share Tweet
Clips finish what Griffin started vs. RaptorsESPN.com Updated Feb 8Blake Griffin scored 19 of his 36 points in the first quarter and Jamal Crawford added 21, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 118-105 victory over the Toronto Raptors in a matchup of division leaders Friday night.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 6TNT commentator Charles Barkley badly missed the mark Thursday when he tried to pronounce the name of Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas.Upvote Share TweetThis is almost a rhetorical headline because Kyle Lowry got jobbed Wednesday night by the refs in Sacramento. Trailing 105-99 with 28.5 seconds remaining, Lowry curled around the three-point arc for a look off an inbounds play. As his momentum carried h…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Updated Feb 3The Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry and the Phoenix Suns' Goran Dragic on Monday were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 27, through Sunday, Feb. 2.Upvote Share Tweet
Raptors Take Down WarriorsMar 2Steph Curry scored 34 points, but DeMar DeRozan scored 32 of his own to lead the Raptors past the Warriors 104-98.
NBA Top PlaysFeb 27Check out the top plays from the night in the NBA.
Wizards Fight Off Raptors In 3OTFeb 27John Wall and Marcin Gortat each scored 31 points in the Wizards' 134-129 triple overtime win over the Raptors.
Raptors Claw Past CavsFeb 25DeMar DeRozan scored a game-high 33 points in the Raptors' 99-93 win over the Cavaliers.
NBA - True or false: Free agency decisionsMar 6Our 5-on-5 crew answers the key questions about whether top free agents will opt in or out in 2014 .
LeBron James of Miami Heat says sleeved jersey partly to blame for off nig…Mar 7The short-sleeved jerseys introduced across the NBA this season have been popular with fans and a big seller in stores. But LeBron James is not a fan.
LeBron James may mentor Paul George, gets OK to attend Zydrunas Ilgauskas'…Mar 6LeBron James would be open to mentoring rival Paul George this summer if he's asked by the Indiana Pacers star, James said Thursday night.
NBA asks LeBron James of Miami Heat to wear clear mask to protect broken n…Feb 28The NBA has requested LeBron James change to a more traditional clear mask to protect his broken nose when the Miami Heat host the Orlando Magic on Saturday.