That new power forward the Raptors were banking on is going to be put on the back burner for at least a couple of months.
When the Raptors open the regular season on Wednesday against Detroit, it doesn't look like first choice power forward Jared Sullinger will take the floor with his teammates.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Each of Dwane Casey's Toronto Raptors squads has upped the win total from the year before — culminating in 56 victories and an appearance in the Eastern Conference final last season.
Jurors cleared NBA star Derrick Rose and two friends Wednesday in a lawsuit that accused them of gang raping his ex-girlfriend when she was incapacitated from drugs or alcohol.
It's a long way down if you miss.
Terrence Ross has been gifted with considerable natural ability. He is as athletic as just about anyone in a league filled with supreme athletes and can be a great three-point marksman when he heats up.
Raptors head coach Dwane Casey was talking about resting players he already had a handle on to get a look at others he might still need to learn about before Monday’s game in Calgary with the Denver Nuggets, an eventual 108-106 loss for Canada’s only NBA team.
Jamal Murray has never been to Calgary. When he laced up his Adidas Monday night, it was for his first NBA game of any kind, this one a pre-season affair against the Toronto Raptors.
The Orillia Secondary School junior girls overcame a slow, tentative start with a torrid finish and a dominant fourth quarter to capture the 22nd annual Orillia Blackball Classic title Saturday night.
TORONTO — As DeMar DeRozan, back after signing a rich new contract with the club put it: “We’re at the bottom of the hill now."
The Innisdale Invaders were the winners of annual Georgian Grizzlies High School Senior Girls Basketball Tournament on Saturday by going a perfect 3-0 in the two-day event.
The Barrie Royals basketball organization is hosting tryouts beginning this weekend.
Chris Damas is starting up the Barrie Basketball All-Stars Club to give youngsters an opportunity to take part in fun, fair and safe basketball.
Tryouts for the Georgian Grizzlies men's and women's basketball teams will be held this week.
Barrie Youth Basketball will be holding tryouts in the coming weeks for 10- and 11-year-old boys.
Kayla Alexander makes it clear that she no snowbird.
Only three years into a five-year pact, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment appears poised to show a huge amount of faith in Raptors president/general manager Masai Ujiri.
DeMar DeRozan, the multi-multi- millionaire from the ghetto, grew up in a home without cable television. “We couldn’t afford it,” he said.
Next Level Basketball has added Kayla Alexander to its clinic happening on Wednesday at Georgian College.