Posted December 15, 2012 on
The Raptors entered Friday on a six-game losing streak, having tasted defeat in 12 of their previous 13 games, and without arguably their two best players in Bargnani and Lowry. On paper, this was supposed to be a gimme. in Your Mavs All-Access Pass, it's something else entirely. ...

Andrea Bargnani Calls Raptors “Worst Team In The League”

Raptors center Andrea Bargnani is out indefinitely with with a sprained right wrist and a ligament tear in his right elbow, but that didn’t stop him from pretty much trashing his team to the Italian Paper, La Gazzetta, that the Raptors are the “worst team in the NBA.” He also notes he thinks he’ll miss at least three weeks with the team. Andrea Bargnani to ‘I...

Raptors Rumors: Trades on Hold as Andrea Bargnani and Kyle Lowry Get Healthy

The Toronto Raptors aren't quite ready to begin talking trades.  Their hottest chips are not in a position to be traded.  Both Andrew Bargnani and Kyle Lowry are battling muscle and ligament tears.  Bargnani's is worse than Lowry's but the Raptors are planning to wait for both players to be healthy before discussing trades of any sort.According to Ken Berger of CBS...

Video: DeRozan reverse slam

Toronto Raptors guard Demar DeRozan had a decent game against the Houston Rockets today scoring 19 points and seven rebounds. The highlight of his day though wasn’t the win it was his very entertaining reverse dunk. DeRozan, while standing behind the arc, took a pass slowly went to his right then took off down the baseline around the entire Rockets defense. As he neared the...

Andrea Bargnani Says the Raptors Are the Worst Team in the NBA

In a recent interview interview with David Chinellato of the Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport, Toronto Raptors forward expressed his frustrations with being hurt and the current season he and his team are having. He even went as far as to call the Raptors ‘pretty much the worst team in the NBA.’ From the interview: You got hurt at a bad time, both for the team and personally...

In The Scrum With Dwane Casey

Dwane Casey addressed the latest rumours surrounding what Andrea Bargnani told a newspaper in Italy, the strong play of Ed Davis in limited minutes this season and a Raptor saying the team isn't buying in this season the same way they did last season.

Raptors Learning About Chemistry 101

Chemistry, on the court and off, isn't something you can force. If you could, every team would do it. It comes naturally sometimes, like the way Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan seemed to click off the hop. But usually, it's as a result of time spent playing together, as with Jose Calderon and Amir Johnson.

Andrea Bargnani “Depressed” By Raptors Woes

Toronto’s struggles haven’t been easy on Simply put, the Toronto Raptors are not very good. They stand at 4-19 in a very competitive Atlantic division that features the New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics, and Philadelphia 76ers. So, in other words, don’t look for them to climb up the standings as the season goes on. They’ve had...

Terrence Ross throws down nasty alley-oop dunk (Video)

Judging from the below alley-oop slam, Toronto Raptors rookie Terrence Ross might be quickly becoming the new "Air Canada". During Friday night's Dallas Mavericks/Toronto Raptors game, watch as teammate Demar DeRozen finds Ross for the remarkable slam:

Colangelo, Embry Met With Raptors' Ownership

Wayne Embry was summoned to Toronto for a meeting with Bryan Colangelo and Raptors' ownership this week.

Mavericks routed by Raptors on the road

TORONTO (AP) -- Linas Kleiza scored 12 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, rookie Terrence Ross had 18 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Dallas Mavericks 95-74 on Friday night, snapping a six-game losing streak. DeMar DeRozan and Jose Calderon had 14 points each for the Raptors, who had lost 14 of their previous 17 meetings with the Mavericks. The Raptors had lost 12...

Andrea Bargnani Tells Italian Paper, His Team Is The “Worst”

This is hilarious. Especially with all the trade rumors lingering. Bargnani has an elbow and wrist injury right now, so during his free time he managed to reveal to an Italian newspaper that…and we quote: “I will miss at least three weeks. We are the worst team in the NBA” – Andrea Bargnani Classic.

Pound the Rock Stars of the Night - Toronto Raptors 95, Dallas Mavericks 74 - The 'Attack of the Bench' Edition

POUND THE ROCK STARS - On a nightly basis, no matter how good or bad the Raps play, no matter if they blow out a team or if they get blown out and no matter if they win or lose, these are the Raptors with the best 'Pound the Rock' status for the night.FINAL SCORE:   RAPTORS 95, MAVERICKS    SEASON RECORD: 5W-19LPOUND THE ROCK STAR #1: LINAS KLEIZALINE:  20 pts (7-13...

Raptors 95, Mavericks 74

TORONTO -- Linas Kleiza came off the bench to score 20 points as the Toronto Raptors snapped a six-game losing streak on Friday with a 95-74 victory over the Dallas Mavericks before an announced crowd of 19,132 at Air Canada Centre. Terrence Ross scored 18 points, also coming off the bench, as the Raptors won for the second time in their past 14 games. The Mavericks have lost two...
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