Tag "Toronto Raptors"

Heating Up: Raptors vs. Heat Reaction

What a game. Trailing by double-digits entering the fourth quarter, the Miami Heat looked worn out against the Toronto Raptors. The shooting was not there and Jimmy Butler was getting little support. Then the Heat made a run and tied the game.

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Heating Up: Raptors vs. Heat Reaction

The Miami Heat were in for a challenge on Monday night. Like the Heat, the Toronto Raptors are a tough defensive-minded team with size and length.

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NBA Rookie Rankings: 11/23-11/29

Coming to a close in November, the rookies have established who is going to be on the list going forward. Evan Mobley and Scottie Barnes continue to impress while Detroit’s Cade Cunningham is starting to come into his own.

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Toronto Raptors Team Preview

The Toronto Raptors missed the playoffs for the first time in seven years last season. They dealt with injuries to key players throughout the season and could never find their rhythm.

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Toronto Raptors: Far From Home

As the NBA’s only team based outside the United States, the Toronto Raptors had more challenges to overcome once the pandemic swept around the world. Travel restrictions and quarantine rules made it impossible to have games in Canada.

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Fact or Fiction: Toronto Raptors

Two years ago, the Toronto Raptors were NBA Champions after defeating the Golden State Warriors in six games. Since then, things have changed.

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After Traded to Toronto, Goran Dragic Prefers to Play Elsewhere

The Miami Heat acquired Kyle Lowry last week in a sign-and-trade agreement with the Toronto Raptors. Even though they’re currently being investigated for tampering, the move is not expected to be voided. So Miami should keep its new point guard.

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Summer League Standouts: August 8, 2021

Seven NBA Summer League games were played on Sunday, August 8th. It was great to have a slate of basketball games and there were some big-time Summer League standouts across the association.

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The Heat’s Second Chase for Kyle Lowry Begins

The 2021 NBA Draft night went by without any moves from the Miami Heat. The Heat had the opportunity to use their available $5.6 million cash to buy a second-round pick but didn’t. However, Miami’s next opportunity comes tomorrow with free agency opening up.

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NBA 2021 Draft: Winners and Losers of the Night

The NBA Draft just concluded and the newly added recruits are heading to their new organizations. This year’s draft class was filled with pick swaps, surprising picks, and big trades. Within the first pick selection, the league saw a huge trade that sent Washington Wizards guard Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers for Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, and Montrezl Harrell and the 22nd pick in the draft. 

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