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SIMMONS: Playoffs start now for the on-the-fringe Maple Leafs

SIMMONS: Playoffs start now for the on-the-fringe Maple Leafs

The question was never asked during training camp in St. John’s — not once — because no one thought it was a question of any substance. Do you think you’ll make the playoffs? It wasn’t asked after
Raptors eke one out in Gotham to extend winning streak to six

Raptors eke one out in Gotham to extend winning streak to six

NEW YORK — Another slow start, another few nervy moments down the stretch, but still another win, the sixth in a row for the Raptors as they hung on to beat a game Knicks squad 116-112. Part of it is
WOLSTAT: Who makes the grade on Raptors’ mid-season report cards?

WOLSTAT: Who makes the grade on Raptors’ mid-season report cards?

The NBA’s regular season has now moved past its halfway point, making this a perfect time to break out our markers and gold stars. Yes, it’s report card time again (better late than never). As always,
GANTER: Finally, some good news on the Raptors’ injury front

GANTER: Finally, some good news on the Raptors’ injury front

And soon, some normalcy for the Toronto Raptors. Not right away, likely not this Sunday, but the distinct impression from what head coach Nick has been told and what he relayed to the media on Friday
GANTER: These Raptors can shoot the ball and it’s only getting better

GANTER: These Raptors can shoot the ball and it’s only getting better

When you score 132 points against an opponent, you are doing a lot right. And chances are your opponents are doing plenty wrong as well. The Charlotte Hornets, the team that gave up that 132 to
Raptors’ VanVleet and Siakam just too much for Blazers

Raptors’ VanVleet and Siakam just too much for Blazers

PORTLAND – The roster may be a shadow of its former self, but the defence remains in peak form. Just ask Damian Lillard who was held to just nine points by Toronto’s stifling defence that began with
Anunoby filling void at small forward for Raptors, but Nurse being cautious

Anunoby filling void at small forward for Raptors, but Nurse being cautious

Nick Nurse is thrilled to have a healthy OG Anunoby at his disposal, but isn’t sure the talented forward would have been a massive help in the playoff run a year ago. Anunoby missed it all due to a
WOLSTAT: Thomas impresses Raptors in first audition vs. Bulls

WOLSTAT: Thomas impresses Raptors in first audition vs. Bulls

CHICAGO — The Raptors had hit a real offensive lull in the second quarter of Saturday’s game against the Bulls, failing to score a point in nearly two minutes to start the frame. Stanley Johnson was
Celtics earn gritty win over Raptors despite Lowry and Siakam breakouts

Celtics earn gritty win over Raptors despite Lowry and Siakam breakouts

BOSTON — It took a while, but Pascal Siakam once again looked like a max contract player, turning in a dominant second half for the Raptors. Unfortunately for the visitors, only Siakam and all-star
Spicy P stays cool when asked about Kawhi Leonard’s departure, trade rumours

Spicy P stays cool when asked about Kawhi Leonard’s departure, trade rumours

He’s the NBA’s most improved player and he’s a Toronto Raptor, that’s his focus. Pascal Siakam was calm, laid back when asked what he thought the Rap’s chances of repeating as champs were despite
Africa took center stage on one of the biggest nights of the NBA season

Africa took center stage on one of the biggest nights of the NBA season

Greek-Nigerian Giannis Antetokounmpo is the the third-youngest winner of the NBA MVP award.
Here Are Some Cool Guys Who Are Now NBA Champions

Here Are Some Cool Guys Who Are Now NBA Champions

Kawhi Leonard won his second career Finals MVP Thursday night, becoming the first player in NBA history to win one in each conference. The magnitude of what he personally accomplished likely will take
Pascal Siakam And Fred VanVleet Were Pure Joy

Pascal Siakam And Fred VanVleet Were Pure Joy

The very end of Game 6 was like holding in a sneeze. At the end of the NBA Finals you might expect a satisfying, full release of tension, but that moment never really came. Instead the refs puttered
How Africa played a starring role in Toronto Raptors’ historic NBA championship win

How Africa played a starring role in Toronto Raptors’ historic NBA championship win

Masai Ujiri has turned the Toronto Raptors from perennial pretenders to winners.
WOLSTAT: Raptors could sure use a Siakam bounce-back to win NBA title

WOLSTAT: Raptors could sure use a Siakam bounce-back to win NBA title

OAKLAND — The Toronto Raptors don’t necessarily need Pascal Siakam to return to form to win the NBA title as soon as tonight, but it sure wouldn’t hurt their cause if the big man does. Siakam has
Pascal Siakam’s Net Worth 2019: How Much Is Siakam Worth Now?

Pascal Siakam’s Net Worth 2019: How Much Is Siakam Worth Now?

Pascal Siakam is a Cameroonian professional basketball player that is currently playing Power Foward for the Eastern Conference Champion Toronto...
WOLSTAT: Webster had seen Siakam’s brilliance before

WOLSTAT: Webster had seen Siakam’s brilliance before

Will Toronto’s win in its first-ever NBA Finals game be remembered more than Kawhi Leonard’s Game 7 buzzer-beater for the ages two rounds ago? If the Raptors go on to win the NBA title this year, then
This emerging NBA star will make Cameroon fall in love with basketball

This emerging NBA star will make Cameroon fall in love with basketball

Pascal Siakam has gone from studying to become a priest in his native Cameroon to playing in the NBA Finals in eight years.
WarriorsHQ: Kevin Durant, Pascal Siakam, DeMarcus Cousins and Dubs injuries

WarriorsHQ: Kevin Durant, Pascal Siakam, DeMarcus Cousins and Dubs injuries

The Warriors might be missing one of the greatest players in NBA history -- and are now down 1-0 in the NBA Finals after a 118-109 loss Thursday -- but they are anything but panicked.
Pascal Siakam Fought A Bear And Won

Pascal Siakam Fought A Bear And Won

For as much as the Raptors’ run to the finals was about Kawhi Leonard’s ascension to godhood, it was also about the circumstances that made that ascension necessary. Think of all the playoff