Author Archives: Sam Holako

The Toronto Sun strikes hard at the Nets


Morning Coffee – Fri, Apr 18


Andray Blatche; Jonas Valanciunas

Every possible angle about the playoffs and the 1st round match-up with the Nets

Morning Coffee – Thu, Apr 17


Mike Woodson: “Am I the guy for the job? I’m the only guy for the job.” #Knicks — Alan Hahn (@alanhahn) April 16, 2014 What do you say to that? You could have ripped off all your clothes and began simultaneously chugging grain alcohol and Mr. Pibb, and ran screaming, “WOOOOOOOODSON” as you hurtled into the oncoming traffic on the BQE (assuming you’re a city-dweller like me), or just collapsed in a giddy, delirious heap of uncontrollable laughter; either response would make complete and total sense.

Playoffs for the first time in 6 years…bunch of other articles about practice courts, rebrands, playoff seeding….PLAYOFFS, BABY!!!

We The North – Storm


Huskies Republic? How does that taste in your mouth?

We The North – Huddle


Gameday: Raptors @ Knicks – Apr, 16


Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas (17) and New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton (2) chase down a loose ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, April 11, 2014, in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

Raptors look to secure 3rd in the East on the road against the Knicks

Morning Coffee – Wed, Apr 16


Amir Johnson; Toronto's prodigal son

Raptors have world-class assistant coaches | Lowry thinks Cathal Sucks | Lots of chatter about best 1st round match-up | Toronto loves us some Amir

Reaction: Raptors 110, Bucks 100


Amir Johnson is all business.

48 wins FTW!!

Morning Coffee – Mon, Apr 14


Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey reacts after a call during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Auburn Hills, Mich., Sunday, April 13, 2014. The Raptors won 116-107. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Raptors tie franchise record with their 47th win | Post-play and rebounding now an issue? | Two games left to clinched franchise wins record and 3rd in east

Morning Coffee – Sat, Apr 12


TORONTO, CANADA - April 11: Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks attempts a free throw against the Toronto Raptors on April 11, 2014 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Raptors lost to Knicks but win Atlantic | Defense struggling, team not worried | If things keep up, Raptors play Nets in first round

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