The Clippers Are A Goddamn Mess
deadspin.com Updated Nov 22 (4 days ago)
The ever-combustible Clippers up and combusted today. This afternoon, they dropped their third straight game (and their sixth of seven) to the Toronto Raptors. 6-7 is good for the worst start of the Chris Paul era. Given the cocktail of stubborn persona…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Nov 25 (yesterday)The Toronto Raptors' Wednesday night matchup with the defending Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers will also serve as the latest edition of the club's ongoing "Drake Night" series, in which Canada's lone NBA franchise celebrates i…Share Tweet
DeMar DeRozan Ends Rudy Gobert's Life With Ferocious Dunkdeadspin.com Nov 18Man, this is disappointing. I really like Rudy Gobert, and was looking forward to watching him this year. Instead, just nine games into his season, Raptors wing DeMar DeRozan ended his career and life with this dunk. How rude. Read more...Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 11The New York Knicks escaped the Air Canada Centre with a 111-109 win on Tuesday, improving to 4-4 by handing the Atlantic-leading Raptors their third straight loss following a 5-0 start. After the game, the officials acknowledged that New York — and, sp…Share Tweet
Ross suffers ligament injury to left thumbnba.com Nov 10Raptors forward-guard Terrence Ross sustained a ligament injury to his left thumb during a Monday workout session. There is no timetable for his return to basketball activity. His status will be updated as appropriate.Share TweetSadly, the Toronto Raptors threatened to enter 2015-16 as one of the NBA’s great “meh”-teams. After yet another somewhat embarrassing first round ouster, it was posited by some that coach Dwane Casey was playing on borrowed time, and that the team’s cor…Share Tweet
Kevin Durant calls Russell Westbrook Thunder's 'best player' after loss to RaptorsHeading into the 2015-16 NBA season, one of the most fascinating subplots in the league centered on how an Oklahoma City Thunder club already facing the significant adjustment from deposed head coach Scott Brooks to the newly hired Billy Donovan managed…Share TweetHeading into the 2015-16 NBA season, one of the most fascinating subplots in the league centered on how an Oklahoma City Thunder club already facing the significant adjustment from deposed head coach Scott Brooks to the newly hired Billy Donovan managed…Share Tweet
Raptors' Ross agrees to contract extensionnba.com Nov 3Terrence Ross is staying with the Toronto Raptors.Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 22More like raptures. OK, it’s not the end of times for a Raptors team that’s set franchise records for wins the past two seasons, but after two straight first-round playoff exits and another dormant — if not degenerative — offseason, Toronto faces a cros…Share Tweet
Love scores six points in first preseason gamenba.com Oct 18Kevin Love had six points and four rebounds in his first game since a season-ending shoulder injury in the opening round of last season's playoffs, but the Cleveland Cavaliers remained winless in the preseason with an 87-81 loss to the Toronto Raptors o…Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 13After an injury-and-illness-plagued end to last season that saw him shoot a dismal 31.6 percent from the floor in a four-game sweep at the hands of the Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry entered the offseason intent on turning th…Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 5If you're wondering how amped up Blake Griffin is about getting back on the court this season, you need look no further than his performance during the layup lines before the Los Angeles Clippers' preseason matchup with the Toronto Raptors in Vancouver …Share Tweet
Wiggins headlines NBA's annual preseason Canada Seriesnba.com Oct 2The Toronto Raptors and their passionate fans will kick off the NBA's Canada Series of preseason games in Vancouver on Sunday against Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers.Share Tweet
Raptors sign former No. 1 pick Bennettnba.com Sep 28The Toronto Raptors have signed Canadian forward Anthony Bennett.Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 22You’re in your second semester of AP Basketball History, you love really good teams, and you love lists. With precious little drama left in the NBA’s 2015 offseason, why don’t we hit the barroom and/or barbershop, pour ourselves a frosty mug of Barbicid…Share Tweetnba.com Aug 20Jonas Valanciunas has been the big man in the middle of the Toronto Raptors' rise for the last three seasons.Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 4We've known that the Toronto Raptors' long-awaited rebrand would result in the unveiling of new uniforms since at least December. We've known what they'd look like (more or less) since May, with confirmation of the four-jersey set coming via leaked imag…Share Tweetnba.com Aug 4Rapper Drake took the wraps off new uniforms for the Toronto Raptors on Monday night.Share Tweet
Raptors hire Stackhouse, Kalamian, Greer as assistantsnba.com Jul 29The Toronto Raptors hired Jerry Stackhouse, Rex Kalamian and Andy Greer as assistant coaches Wednesday, completing Dwayne Casey's staff.Share Tweet
Bulls Charge Past RaptorsMar 20Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
Raptors Hold Off WolvesMar 18Despite Kevin Martin scoring 37 points, the Timberwolves fell to the Raptors 105-100.
Rubio's Difficult Pass Through Triangle DefenseMar 18Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio lobbed a seemingly impossible but successful pass to forward Chase Budinger, who finished with deuces.
Lowry Leads Raptors To WinMar 16Kyle Lowry recorded a triple-double of 20 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists in the Raptors' 117-98 win over the Pacers.
Future NBA cornerstone (Insider)Nov 25Chad Ford says the LSU freshman has special qualities. "I think what scouts love the most is how Simmons plays the game. He plays with a calm demeanor...
ESPN NowNov 25The coach has agreed to a multiyear extension with Charlotte, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst and the Charlotte Observer. The contract includes a ...
Charlotte Hornets and coach Steve Clifford agree to contract extensionNov 25The Hornets have reached an agreement on a three-year contract extension with coach Steve Clifford, sources told ESPN.com.
Atlanta Hawks' Mike Budenholzer fined for contact with officialNov 23The NBA's decision to fine, not suspend, Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer for incidental contact with an official Saturday night has drawn the ire of the league's referees' union.