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Houston Rockets (49-24) at Toronto Raptors (42-32)
April 2nd, 2014 at 5:09 PM
The Toronto Raptors are back home tonight as they play host to the Houston Rockets in a cross-conference matchup.  The Rockets are one of the better offensive teams in the NBA and the Raptors have been struggling with their defense lately.  With only eight games remaining, the Raptors need to...

Toronto Raptors (42-31) at Miami Heat (50-22)
March 31st, 2014 at 5:33 PM
The Toronto Raptors take their talents to South Beach tonight as they take on LeBron James and the Miami Heat.  With this being a possible second round matchup in the playoffs, the Raptors will want to bring their best tonight in hopes of beating Miami and increasing their confidence moving...

Toronto Raptors Clinch First Playoff Berth Since 2008 with Win Over Boston Celtics
March 29th, 2014 at 11:24 AM
The Toronto Raptors are in the playoffs!  Last night the Raptors defeated the Boston Celtics 105-103 and clinched their first playoff berth since the 2007-2008 season.  It was an exciting night for the team and their fan base as now they can fully set their eyes on securing the best...

Boston Celtics (23-48) at Toronto Raptors (41-30)
March 28th, 2014 at 5:09 PM
The Toronto Raptors are back home tonight as they play host to the Boston Celtics in an Atlantic Division matchup.  The Raptors have won three of their last five, while the Celtics have dropped seven of their last eight.  This is the fourth and final meeting between the teams.  The...

Toronto Raptors Can Punch Their Playoff Ticket Tonight with Win Over Boston Celtics
March 28th, 2014 at 11:49 AM
It hasn't been since 2007-2008 that the Toronto Raptors have reached the playoffs.  A franchise that is in his 19th year of existence has only been to the postseason five times.  It has been years and years of disappointment and a lack of respect around the league.  It was becoming...

Toronto Raptors (39-31) at Boston Celtics (23-47)
March 26th, 2014 at 7:03 PM
The Toronto Raptors are back in action tonight on the second night of a back-to-back as they take on the Boston Celtics in Beantown.  The Raptors are coming off a 102-100 loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers last night after they overcame a 21 point deficit.  They have lost four of...

Toronto Raptors Fall 102-100 to Cleveland Cavaliers After Erasing 21 Point Deficit
March 26th, 2014 at 1:16 PM
The Toronto Raptors were in Cleveland on Tuesday night to take on the struggling Cavaliers in an Eastern Conference matchup.  It seemed like it could be an easy win for the Raptors, especially since the Cavs were without all-star Kyrie Irving, but that wasn't the case.  The Cavs jumped out...

Toronto Raptors Outscore Atlanta Hawks by 21 in Fourth to Win 96-86
March 23rd, 2014 at 4:21 PM
The Toronto Raptors started off Sunday afternoon's game against the Atlanta Hawks looking disoriented and disinterested.  They couldn't seem to get anything going on offense and looked lost on defense.  Raptors Head Coach Dwane Casey was quick to replace his starters in hopes of bringing some energized bench players into...

Atlanta Hawks (31-36) at Toronto Raptors (38-30)
March 23rd, 2014 at 12:47 PM
The Toronto Raptors are back in action today as they play host to the Atlanta Hawks.  The Raptors are coming off a heartbreaking double-overtime loss against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday.  They have lost three of their last four and need to turn it around as we inch closer...

Kevin Durant Drops 51 as Oklahoma City Thunder Steal One from Toronto Raptors in Double-OT
March 22nd, 2014 at 1:41 PM
The Toronto Raptors hosted the Oklahoma City Friday night as they looked for the season sweep of one of the NBA's best teams.  The teams provided an entertaining game on both ends of the court that definitely felt like a playoff atmosphere in Toronto.  The Thunder got off to an...

Oklahoma City Thunder (50-18) at Toronto Raptors (38-29)
March 21st, 2014 at 6:19 PM
The Toronto Raptors are back in action tonight as they play host to the Oklahoma City Thunder.  The Raptors are searching of the season sweep of the Thunder and would become the first Eastern Conference team to do that this season.  The Raptors won the first meeting 104-98 on December...

Taking a Look at How the Current Toronto Raptors Faired During the March Madness Tournament
March 20th, 2014 at 11:18 AM
The March Madness tournament is upon us so we thought we would take a quick look back at how the current Toronto Raptors faired when they were in college.  Some of them won championships, some of them were part of the tournament every year, and some of them didn't have...

Toronto Raptors Dig Deep in Fourth to Pull Out Victory Over New Orleans Pelicans
March 20th, 2014 at 12:34 AM
The Toronto Raptors and the New Orleans Pelicans got together in the "Big Easy" on Wednesday night for a cross conference matchup.  Both teams were shorthanded up front and had to turn to other players to get the job done.  The Raptors were once again without Patrick Patterson who is...

DeMar DeRozan Needs to Learn How to Become Unselfish During Crunch Time
March 19th, 2014 at 6:49 PM
Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan is having a career year.  He made his first career all-star team earlier this season and has been one of the best shooting guards in the NBA.  He has helped lead the Raptors this season, putting them in a strong position to make the playoffs...

Toronto Raptors Fall to Atlanta Hawks in Overtime
March 19th, 2014 at 10:58 AM
For the second straight game, the Toronto Raptors' defense has struggled to protect the net.  This time it was against the Atlanta Hawks, whose ball movement and execution was too much for the Raptors on Tuesday night.  The teams fought back and forth throughout the game with the Raptors clawing...

Phoenix Suns (37-28) at Toronto Raptors (37-27)
March 16th, 2014 at 11:06 AM
Two of the NBA's most surprising teams square off this afternoon as the Toronto Raptors play host to the Phoenix Suns.  Both teams finished last in their division last season, but this year they have turned it around and proven that they need to be taken seriously.  The Raptors have...

Memphis Grizzlies (38-26) at Toronto Raptors (36-27)
March 14th, 2014 at 3:08 PM
The Toronto Raptors are back in action tonight as they play host to the Memphis Grizzlies.  The Raptors have gone up against talented and strong front court players over the last few games and they will have another tough matchup tonight.  They have battled with Andre Drummond and Greg Monroe,...

Toronto Raptors Keep It Rolling at Home, Defeat Detroit Pistons 101-87
March 13th, 2014 at 9:46 AM
The Toronto Raptors got back into the win column Thursday night as they easily took care of the Detroit Pistons.  The Raptors led for the majority of the game and closed it out in the fourth quarter, once again thanks to their defense.  The Pistons are a team that gets...

Toronto Raptors Fall Short in Brooklyn, Nets Win 101-97
March 11th, 2014 at 10:52 AM
The Toronto Raptors were in Brooklyn Monday night to take on the Nets in an important Atlantic Division battle.  Both teams were coming off back-to-back games and both teams were missing players due to injury.  It was an intense game with a playoff atmosphere.  The fans at the Barclay Center...

Toronto Raptors (35-26) at Brooklyn Nets (31-30)
March 10th, 2014 at 5:54 PM
The Toronto Raptors are in Brooklyn tonight to take on the Nets in a very important Atlantic Division matchup.  Both teams played last night, however the Nets remained at home while the Raptors had to make the trip to Brooklyn.  The Raptors have won three in a row and six...