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How Important Is Lowry To This Team?



Can we all agree Raps fans that we haven’t seen anyone this important to a Raptors franchise then we do with Lowry at the moment?

Charles Barkley Says Raptors Are A Dangerous Team



So last night on “Inside the NBA” Chuck said the Raps are going to win a round in the playoffs and cause a little trouble for either the Pacers or Heat. Thoughts?

How Does This Raptors Team Stack Up Against VC’s 00-01 Team?


081007vincecarter just recently did a piece asking if this current Raptors team is the best ever. Arguably Vince Carter’s 2000-01 team who finished with a franchise best 47 wins is still considered the best to most. Does this current squad rival that one?

Raptors – Under the Radar?


Raptors' Johnson celebrates his slam dunk over Knicks' Randolph during the first half of NBA pre-season action in Montreal

Inspired by the most recent MVP rankings on which suggests that Raps are “under the radar”, would you consider the Raptors to be perhaps the most underestimated team in the league at the moment?

Is Toronto worst 3rd seed EVER?



*quote* No disrespect to the Raptors, but they may be the worst No. 3 seed I’ve seen since I started covering the NBA. What they are accomplishing is commendable, but Toronto being so high in the standings is very much a reflection of the sorry state of the Eastern Conference. *end quote* True or false?

Kyle Lowry is Not a “Shoot-first” “Scoring” Point Guard



In years past the shoot-first, scoring opinions of Kyle Lowry would likely stand true. This year, though, he’s proven to be a lot more.

What Will Happen If The Raptors Trade For An Elite Talent?



Lots of talk about trading for elite talent. Names like Kevin Love, Rajon Rondo, and trading up to get Wiggins have come up in discussions. But what would it take to do that?

What Would It Take For The Raptors To Get To The Eastern Conference Finals?



Most have already commented that the only way the Raptors make the ECF would be if Indy or Miami suffer significant injuries to their star players, but lots of other interesting responses being discussed as well. Check it out.

Leiweke the “Headhunter”



I wish I was as smooth when it comes to recruiting like the “Big Cheese” Tim Leiweke is. Let’s hope he pulls out similar tricks to his trade like he did when he went after Jermain Defoe for the TFC recently. Extremely impressive!

DeRozan Has Entered NBA MVP Rankings



Race to the MVP Ladder. DeMar cracks the Top 10. Lowry misses the cut and drops down.

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