"We The North" before the game between the Toronto Raptors and the Brooklyn Nets

Are the Raptors Gap Year Contenders?

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With the Raptors currently sitting with the league’s fourth best record, behind three teams that didn’t even make it past the first round last year, could this be one of those years when a dark horse ends up winning the title?

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Jonas Valanciunas and the Hope for Rim Protection

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Jonas Valanciunas is written about constantly, and still remains a mystery to be figured out.  At 22 years of age, Jonas is already in his third year in the NBA and is central to the Raptors goals, both immediate and future.