Kobe Bryant Was Bigger Than Basketball

If you played basketball growing up, you’ve probably had this experience: Hunched over, at the top of your driveway, slowly crossing a weathered basketball back and forth between your fingertips. In this scenario you’ve conjured up, you had that ball at the top of the key, down one, five seconds left, with multiple imaginary defenders ... Read more

Five Storylines for the Week of January 27th

The Toronto Raptors are 32-14 and currently sit 2nd in the Eastern Conference. They are on a seven-game win-streak and play just five more games before the trade deadline on February 6th.  Here is a breakdown of the Raptors upcoming schedule: Tuesday, January 28th at 7:30pm: Atlanta Hawks (12-35) @ Toronto Raptors Thursday, January 30th ... Read more

Raptors climb to second seed on a somber Sunday

Sunday felt like an everlasting blur. The basketball world was rocked by the news that Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and seven others passed away in a fatal helicopter crash. The Toronto Raptors and the San Antonio Spurs were preparing for warm-ups as word trickled in to their respective locker rooms. Everyone involved, from the ... Read more