2018-19 Player Review: Pascal Siakam

It’s difficult to say when exactly the switch flipped for Pascal Siakam. It may’ve happened at some point last summer when he religiously attended Rico Hines’ pick up games at UCLA, garnering praise from some of the game’s elite. Or maybe it came when Siakam averaged a team-high 20.0 points, 4.3 rebounds, shot .724 (21-for-29) ... Read more

2018-19 Player Review: Fred VanVleet

I’m sure you’ve heard the story by now: At the start of the 2019 NBA playoffs, Fred VanVleet was a shell of himself. Through the first 15 games, not only did he post a meager 4.0 points per game on a paltry 25.6% shooting from the field and 19.5% from beyond the arc, but his ... Read more

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Gameday: Raptors @ 76ers – Game 4, May 5

Although the Raptors have been here before– having trailed 2-1 against Milwaukee, Miami, and Indiana in recent years– they’ve never quite been here before. In those mediocre matchups of years past, it certainly felt dire, but never quite like this. Going “all in” to acquire and convince pending free agents Serge Ibaka and P.J. Tucker ... Read more

Quick Reaction: Heat 109, Raptors 117

MIA Heat 109 Final Box Score 117 TOR Raptors A P. Siakam37 MIN, 23 PTS, 10 REB, 1 AST, 0 STL, 8-10 FG, 3-5 3FG, 4-4 FT, 0 BLK, 3 TO, 19 +/- Excellent game from Siakam in this one. His energy and post play kept the Raptors afloat early, and his three looked smoother ... Read more

Gameday: Raptors @ Nets, Apr. 3

Coming off of a promising win over the Orlando Magic, the Raptors bring their four-game win streak to Brooklyn to face a Nets team that has lost three of their last four games. With their most recent loss against the Milwaukee Bucks, the Nets missed an opportunity to pass the Detroit Pistons in the revolving ... Read more

Canada cruises past Chile on the Rock; 9-2 in World Cup Qualifiers

Canada 85, Chile 46 | Box Score In a night that probably featured more Great Big Sea than all other qualifiers combined, the 8-2 Canadians jumped on the 2-8 Chileans early and never looked back in what was Team Canada’s first appearance in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1984. The game continued the burgeoning basketball resurgence ... Read more

Quick Reaction: Mavericks 120, Raptors 123

Toronto 123 Final Box Score 120 Dallas B- P. Siakam37 MIN, 14 PTS, 5 REB, 2 AST, 1 STL, 4-11 FG, 1-3 3FG, 5-5 FT, 0 BLK, 1 TO, 10 +/- Somewhat of an off night for Pascal based on his usual efficiency. His length was key to the Raptors zone defence taking the Mavericks ... Read more