Toronto Raptors

The Canadian Anthem At Raptors Game Will Make You Stand On Guard

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Living

The only Canadian team (and anthem) in the NBA.

I Love How Sports Transcend Barriers To Let Us Come Together

Jagneet Singh | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Living
Jagneet Singh

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.

Toronto Raptors Advance To Second Round Of Playoffs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Living

We the north!

If You Love The Toronto Raptors, This Is Your New Anthem

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.14.2016 | Canada Living

"Take a seat and enjoy the Masai Ujiri show."

What The Raptors Taught Me About Winning And Losing In Business

Jessica Knox | Posted 03.14.2016 | Canada Business
Jessica Knox

I started watching the Raptors, this year more than ever. As I watched DeRozan shoot, Scola rebound and Biyambo block and night after night, it hit me like a ton of bricks. This game (and every other, I'm sure) is ripe with lessons on how to make an impact in business.

Why Toronto Is The Perfect Home For NBA All-Star Weekend

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 02.11.2016 | Canada Living

Welcome to the North side.

DeMar DeRozan To Join Teammate Lowry At NBA All-Star Game

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2016 | Canada Living

It marks the first time the Raptors have had two players voted onto the squad.

Steve Nash Boosts Canada As All-Star Weekend Tickets Go On Sale

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Living

"It really is a magical moment for Canada and Toronto to host all-star."

Raptors' Anthony Bennett Sent To D-League, May Rejoin Team Same Day

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.20.2015 | Canada Living

"This is an example of how we envisioned using our D-League team to improve our players."

NBA's 2016 All-Star Jerseys Show Canada Some Respect

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.03.2015 | Canada Living

We invented the game, and aren't afraid to show it.

Drake's New Custom Raptors Jacket Has A Hidden Surprise

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 11.26.2015 | Canada Style

It's all in the details.

Canadian Anthony Bennett, No. 1 Draft Pick, Joins The Raptors

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Anthony Bennett is coming home to play. The 22-year-old from Toronto announced on Twitter that he has signed with the Raptors, confirming...

Toronto Raptors Out Of 2015 NBA Playoffs, Fall In Game 4

CP | Brian McNally, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Living

WASHINGTON - It didn't take very long for Kyle Lowry to show his built-up frustration on Sunday against Washington.Lowry and his Toronto Raptors were ...

The Time Drake Shook Hands With The Raptors' Number One Enemy

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 04.22.2015 | Canada

Drizzy, if you're reading this it's too late for an apology.

Toronto Raptors, GM Fined $60,000 For 'Obscene Language'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Masai Ujiri's colourful language has cost him again.The Raptors general manager has been fined US$35,000 for "using obscene language in a pu...

Toronto Raptors Fall To Washington Wizards In First Game Of Playoffs

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - Masai Ujiri cursed him, Toronto Raptors fans jeered him. And Paul Pierce simply soaked it all in and drew strength from it. He loved it.The ...

Raptors GM Uses Expletive Prior To Playoff Opener (Again)

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - Masai Ujiri was at it again Saturday.The Toronto GM used an expletive when addressing fans talking about Washington forward Paul Pierce prio...

Arti Patel

How Canadian Is Toronto Raptor (And All-Star) Kyle Lowry?

HuffingtonPost.com | Arti Patel | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada Living

Toronto Raptor point guard (and 2015 All-Star) Kyle Lowry would rather eat a Philly cheese steak than a Canadian poutine — but that doesn't mean the...

New Raptors Logo Did Not Come From Drake, Says Drake

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 12.20.2014 | Canada Music

The new Toronto Raptors alternate logo netted a mixed reaction from fans, but its redesign had nothing to do with Drake. The team's global ambassa...

The Brooklyn Nets See Something 'Familiar' About The Raptors' New Logo

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.22.2014 | Canada

The Toronto Raptors unveiled their new logo on Friday to replace their longstanding dinosaur. We The North is our battle cry... And this... thi...

It Looks Like Raptors Fans Have Finally Made Peace With Vince Carter

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.20.2014 | Canada Living

It looks like the Toronto Raptors have finally buried the hatchet with Vince Carter. With the Memphis Grizzlies visiting the Air Canada Centre on ...

15 Reasons To Go To A Toronto Raptors Game This Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 10.28.2014 | Canada Living

The Toronto Raptors kick off their 2014-2015 season on Wednesday and, for fans across Canada, this is a good year to be excited. Coming off a stro...

Yes! Toronto Raptors Re-Sign Kyle Lowry

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.01.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry isn't going anywhere.The veteran point guard who led the Toronto Raptors to their first post-season appearance in five years said...

Drake Is Cheating on Toronto With Houston

Giselle Phelps | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Music
Giselle Phelps

Fans of Drake's music will know he often raps about Houston too, and has a huge affinity for the city. He's reportedly recorded a lot of his music there. But this past weekend, his loyalties really seemed to blur a bit. Drake was rocking a Houston Astros MLB jersey at a game. Shouldn't he be doing that with the Toronto Blue Jays?

Toronto Raptors Preseason Games Announced

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.09.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors will play pre-season games in Vancouver and Montreal in October.The Raptors, who are coming off their first playoff appe...