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Although it may be an issue tucked away deep in the closets of many Raptors fans, ask any fan about Vince Carter and prepare to face the music. Pure venom comes spewing their mouths and only the bad memories remain. Vince Carter leaving for the Nets is on the same playing field as LeBron’s Decision in most parts of Ontario.
Carter took it to the radio waves to try to ease the pain that he gave Raptors fans, saying he was a changed man from his days in Toronto.
“I did not hate Toronto. I love it to this day. I still have friends there, I grew up there. I became who I am today right there in Toronto. Toronto gave me my opportunity to be a basketball player; to fulfill a dream. I won the Rookie of the Year (Award) there. I won the dunk contest there. I’ve done all the wonderful things, my career highs all came right in that uniform. Nothing can replace that, nothing, so to be honored that way — absolutely. I have no ill feelings. I am v...
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The Toronto Raptors will be without injured point guard Kyle Lowry and forward Landry Fields for Saturday night's home game against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Lowry left Tuesday's loss to Oklahoma City with a sprained right ankle and also missed Wednesday's game in Dallas. Fields has a tender right wrist and saw a specialist this week. He's to have a second opinion...
Are these the skimpiest uniforms a professional team’s cheerleader wear? The Dallas Mavericks showcased their new outfits in their opener. Hey, at least its got something attaching the bottom to the top….We wouldn’t want any wardrobe malfunctions, now would we?Photos via AP/Mavericks Dancers Facebook Page
DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks' streak of shooting at least 60 percent ended at two games, but they did extend their winning streak to three in a row, dumping the Toronto Raptors 109-104 Wednesday at the American Airlines Center. The Raptors trailed by double digits for most of the game but came back with a late charge, getting to within five points twice in the final minute...
The Dallas Mavericks Dancers arrive at events with coats (and the best shorts in sports). But if they're heading to American Airlines Center -- the jackets are quickly lost for, well, shredded...
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Kyle Lowry will not be in the lineup for the Raptors on Saturday against the 76ers.
DALLAS (AP) -- O.J. Mayo and Chris Kaman each scored 22 points as the short-handed Dallas Mavericks won their third straight game, beating the Toronto Raptors 109-104 Wednesday night.
The Mavericks, who jumped out to a 16-point lead early in the second quarter, improved to 4-1 for the first time since 2007-08 despite playing without forwards Shawn Marion and Elton Brand. Marion...
Is it me, or does Amir Johnson really love his face? After already having his face put into his shoes, the Toronto Raptors big man appears to be doing the same for his jacket now as he posted the following picture on Instagram.
Oh Amir, you are a character!
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At some point in the next few weeks, the Dallas Mavericks will welcome Dirk Nowitzki back to the lineup. But against all odds, they're doing just fine without him.
In past seasons the Mavs have looked lost without their superstar. But with a surprising 4-1 start, they appear to be flourishing. And with each passing day, the degree of difficulty seems to rise. Already missing...
Here we are just 5 games into the season and we are 4-1 without one of the biggest players in the league on the court; who would have thought that the Dallas Mavericks would be where they were without Dirk Nowitzki. I know that we have recapped this over and over again in the media, but I really feel that once the young, new team of players on the Mavericks won the game against...
Video: Dirk completely annihilates a classic
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It’s been an NBA kind of day around the old website here, so it seems only fitting we feature another NBA related post, albeit one that is quite a bit more fanciful and carefree than Dwight Howard’s airball free throw and Kobe’s terrifying death stare.
Enter Mavs forward Dirk Nowitzki. The big German...
TORONTO – The Philadelphia 76ers were playing for the second night in a row but they made the Toronto Raptors look like the tired team on Saturday at Air Canada Centre. Powered by a dominating second quarter in which they outscored the Raptors by 25 points, the 76ers earned a 93-83 victory over Toronto. The win followed Friday’s victory over the Boston Celtics while the Raptors...
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