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Whichever way the ball bounces, they have both earned a lot of money over the course of their professional athletic careers, but they don't even come close to the highest paid athletes of all time (outside of endorsements). Indeed, the highest-paid athlete of all time isn't of our generation, or even our century.
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While the Raptors are losers, they're also record setters. They're history makers. And most importantly, they were the underdogs. Nobody likes a loser, but everyone can get behind an underdog.
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Game 4 vs. the Cavs was a game-changer.
Toronto Raptors more reason to be fired up for the NBA Eastern Conference final.
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Perfect for athletes and sneakerheads alike.
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Welcome to the North side.
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Players and celebrities will be flocking to the city to take part in festivities and hang out in the swankiest of restaurants. While we can't guarantee where you'll get the best sightings, these are some of the local restaurants that are known hang outs.
Damen Bell-Holter, a 25-year-old, 6'9" gentle giant, is making headlines for speaking out about the issue of youth suicides, which have plagued First Nations communities.
Dear Kobe, we've never met. If you look up your name in the dictionary, under the part that says "antonym" you'd probably find me. I'm your exact opposite. Still, out of everyone that I grew up admiring, few people taught me more about covering warzones -- and life -- than you did.
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"It's a really incredible backdrop to create characters and create storylines that are really relevant, authentic and I think exciting for audiences," said Nash.
MINNEAPOLIS - Canadian Andrew Wiggins is the NBA's top rookie. The native of Vaughan, Ont., captured the award after averaging 16.9 points and 4.6 rebounds this season. Wiggins played in all 82 regula...
It was electric to have professional basketball in town, if only for those few years.