Position: Mascot/Fan Exciter
Height: 5’9” (he looks much bigger on TV)
Weight: 165 lbs. of pure solid fur!
NBA Experience: 9 Years
High School: Jurassic High
College: University of Dinosaurus
Offseason Home: Toronto, and maybe a few golf courses!!
Acquired: Only living Raptor left, so it was a natural fit!
Career Transactions: Once a Raptor, Always a Raptor!
Contract Status: I’m here for life and loving every minute of it!
Over the past nine seasons, the Raptor has made more than 3,500 appearances all over Toronto, Canada, and North America. The Raptor has even performed in Europe in such places as England, Belgium and Holland. In fact, The Raptor has been the only mascot invited back not twice but four times to the Holland Basketball Week Tournament!
Other Little Tidbits:
# Has a .989 successful dunking percentage, that’s pretty good!!!
# Named Rookie Mascot of the Year in 1996
# Attended NBA All-Star Game in 1997
# Has signed 46, 271 autographs (his hand is pretty sore!)
# Starred in a NIKE Fun Police commercial
# Has eaten 93 pounds of popcorn and not one kernel got stuck in his teeth!
# Single-handedly helped the Toronto Raptors win their first-ever playoff series (well, he was in the building so that’s pretty close!)
# Voted most popular mascot in the NBA (Three years and running , by the way!)