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To him, the team represented a lot that is great about Canada.
To build a healthier, safer, more pleasant and ecologically sustainable city Toronto needs to jettison a significant share of its current "public space." Most public land is devoted to noisy, dangerous and polluting vehicles, which contribute significantly to the climate crisis.
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Gord Downie approached Drake at half-time.
Even though we'll be battling against last year's NBA Champions, we have high hopes for the home team and we'll be celebrating every game day. As much as we love cheering in the stands, there's nothing like watching the game at home in sweats with our family. But our favourite part about watching at home is being surrounded by snacks galore!
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"O Canada, we sing our hearts for thee.''
The Raptors said earlier this week that they planned to join the growing chorus of pro athletes speaking out against police brutality.
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Kirk St. Cyr is the artist known as 4Korners, based in Toronto and regarded by many as one of Canada's Top DJs of the international club scene. He is also the official DJ of the NBA's Toronto Raptors -- playing to 20,000 people at every home game for the last 11 seasons.
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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.
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Toronto Raptors more reason to be fired up for the NBA Eastern Conference final.
The Miami basketball player takes heat for his pregame routine.
Simply put, sports has a way of connecting people. When you throw on your team colours, you're no longer a Sikh, Jew, Christian, White, or Black. You're simply a fan. And the only thing that matters in that moment is realizing the dream of seeing your team lift up the trophy one day and host a parade on your home streets.