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Quick Recap: DeRozan Returns, Leads Raptors over 76ers


In his first game since Nov. 28, 2014, DeMar DeRozan didn’t miss a beat. The 6’7” shooting guard put up a team-high 20 points to help lead the Toronto Raptors to a convincing 100-84 victory over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers. With the win, the Raptors improved to 26-12 (52 points) this season and remained third in the Eastern Conference standings. Toronto also ... Read More »

Dwane Casey Announces the return of the Raptor


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Game Day: Raps host Kings in Rudy’s Return


Rudy Gay walked off the court in frustration after the Toronto Raptors lost to the Golden State Warriors 112-103 back on December 3rd. They had been up by as many as 27 points before getting viciously outscored 42-15 in the fourth quarter. Six days and one Raptors game later, Toronto traded Gay to the Sacramento Kings in what would be ... Read More »

Game Day: Raptors @ Nets


These are not the same disoriented Nets that the Raptors defeated a little over a fortnight ago. Au contraire, they are on fire lately, having gone 9-1 in their last 10. Their only loss in that span was to the Raptors, who now lie just 1.5 games ahead of the rejuvenated Nets who are 20-22. The Brooklyn Nets are the ... Read More »

Game Day: Lakers @ Raptors

Kobe Bryant, Landry Fields

The Toronto Raptors will actually have a chance to sweep the season series with the Lakers in today’s matinee at the Air Canada Center. Despite coming off of a win in Boston on Friday, the Lakers have lost eight of their last ten, and lie 13th in the West with a 15-25 record. Two things: Dwane Casey has mentioned the ... Read More »

Game Day: Raptors @ Celtics

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The Boston Celtics have lost nine in a row. It’s the longest current losing streak in the NBA. We don’t feel too bad for them here at Raptors Watch, because we know it’s all too important to give back some long, overdue, revenge. It would be nice to beat up on the Celtics for once – something they’ve been doing ... Read More »

Raptors ready to face Mamba, Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers v Toronto Raptors

The Raptors are losers of 5 straight and will be looking to bring that to a halt tonight against the Lakers in Staples Center. The only problem? Kobe “Bean” Bryant is back. The Black Mamba. Mr. 81. Vino. If you think it’s coincidence that he decided to come back, not on the Friday like many speculated, but a mere two ... Read More »

Game Day: Raptors @ Celtics

A couple weeks ago, the Raptors had all the confidence in the World to surpass the Milwaukee Bucks for the eight and final playoff spot. That dream is long gone now. The Raptors have spiraled; while the Bucks have pulled away – increasing their lead to eight games over Toronto. The Raptors are now destined for the worst possible scenario – ninth ... Read More »

Raptors look to win against the Rondo-less Celtics

The Boston Celtics will be without their all star Rajon Rondo, but they’re not to be underestimated as they’re on a four game winning streak with wins against the Heat and Clippers. On that token, despite a blowout win earlier in the season, the Celtics are sizing the Raptors up to be a challenge. “When you add a talent like ... Read More »

Poll: What should Bargnani’s role be when he gets back?

This month’s poll is finally up. You can find it on the right hand sidebar of Raptors Watch. The question we have for you this month is pretty straight forward. Andrea Bargnani is set to return on Wednesday against the Celtics in a must-win game. It remains to be seen what kind of impact he’s going to have. The Raptors ... Read More »

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