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TORONTO • It was grumpily noted by certain observers that Toronto Raptors fans had lost their minds a little at various points this playoff season, like after of the...
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MILWAUKEE — If you are trying to win a basketball game on the road against a team that is very good at home, and which was reeling a bit after...
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MILWAUKEE — There were many possible storylines heading into Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Did a limping Kawhi Leonard have enough left to make his typically huge impact...
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MILWAUKEE — At the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, there is a section of particularly boisterous fans in the lower bowl, behind one of the baskets. They are constantly chanting and...
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TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors saved their season on Sunday night. On Tuesday night, they saved it again, and in the most unlikely way imaginable. With Kawhi Leonard clearly feeling...
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TORONTO • Let it not be said that the Toronto Raptors did not leave everything on the court as they played for their season. It wasn’t pretty, and at times...
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MILWAUKEE — Here is some analysis of Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals The Toronto Raptors really needed to win Game 1. Two nights after Milwaukee pulled out a...
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On another night when Kawhi Leonard was unusually inefficient, Kyle Lowry went off for 30 points, providing the kind of offensive boost from someone other than their playoff supernova that...
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It looks like a Game 7 that is headed to a dreaded win or die overtime and then suddenly isn’t by the absolute tiniest of margins, when Kawhi Leonard’s leaning, fading jump...
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In a pivotal Game 5 in which he lost his formerly outrageous shooting touch, the guy who has been dominating these playoffs for the Toronto Raptors instead had to settle...
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PHILADELPHIA • Through three quarters on Sunday afternoon, the Toronto Raptors had done a lot of things right, and some much less so. Kawhi Leonard was a force, Kyle Lowry...
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In a Wells Fargo Center that at times had the atmosphere of the Roman colosseum, minus the lions, the Philadelphia 76ers rode the performance of their hulking young centre Joel...
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TORONTO • Perhaps there is an alternative timeline in the world where the Toronto Raptors didn’t fire Dwane Casey. Masai Ujiri, exercising the patience that had been on display since...
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TORONTO — There have been closeout NBA playoff performances like that before in Toronto, but they were performed by guys wearing Cleveland Cavaliers jerseys. In a scene eerily familiar to...
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TORONTO — Nick Nurse was blunt on Wednesday when asked if he expected the Orlando Magic to make many adjustments when they return home for Game 3 of this first round...
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After a season in which he was treated with the utmost caution, Toronto’s All NBA talent was handed the keys to the offence on Tuesday night, and he responded with a...
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TORONTO — Among all the comments made about Kyle Lowry from the Toronto Raptors over the past two days, my favourite was this, from Fred VanVleet on Sunday “As long...
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Leonard, the guy who was brought to Toronto specifically because the Raptors Playoff Express kept ending up in a ditch with a cracked windshield and smoke pouring out from under...
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NEW YORK — Pascal Siakam missed his first four three point attempts on Wednesday night in Brooklyn, a couple of them barely acknowledging the rim as they sailed past. For his...
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He said the kid’s name was Felix, and then he tried the last name, but it sounded like he had choked on his food while trying to pronounce it. Or...