In their 1st 19 yrs it took the Raptors an average of 33 games to reach 13 wins (longest: 56, quickest: 21). They've done it in 15 this year
Putting together tomorrow's TSN.ca Raptors Top 5 - the franchise's best shooters. It's turning out to be the toughest one yet. Who ya got?
Good amount of depth on the Raptors - eight players average 5.3 or more shot attempts per game. Last year, Spurs finished with 9 doing that
The Raptors are 4-0 vs. the West, with notable wins vs. West leading Grizzlies, and the Suns.
15 games in, the Raptors look impressive - 2nd Best Offense in the league, 7th best defense. Plus, TOR is 7-2 vs. .500 or above teams.
HOT TAKE: It is possible for the Raptors to have: a) been lucky with their schedule so far; AND b) also played really well.
Sacramento Kings vs. Toronto Raptors game on Tuesday has been added to the national TV shedule. NBATV.
Raptors-Kings just got added to the NBA TV schedule in the U.S.
I know tonight was rough with no NBA games on, but there's 12 tomorrow including Mavs-Raptors, Clippers-Rockets, Kings-Spurs, Grizz-Blazers.
Dwane Casey said he wanted the Raptors to play faster this year. Up to 8th in NBA in pace. Were 23rd, 24th, 25th prev. under Casey.
Though Hawks hit 21-of-24 from line yesterday (87.5%) Raptors opponents still last in NBA in FT% at 69.1%
Jalen Rose will be in town for Raptors flashback Friday tomorrow. Not sure if he’ll be dressed in black down to his drawers.
I broke the news to Dwane Casey that odds guarantee Raptors a playoff spot. He did not start throwing confetti, believe it or not.
The Raptors are scoring 113.0 points/100 and allowing 93.0 points/100 when Lou Williams is on the floor. That's absurd.
Jalen Rose will be in town for tomorrow's game vs Dallas. Raptors will wear their purple throwbacks and honour Jalen for 20th anniversary
Raptors update: 2nd in ORTG, 7th in DRTG, 3rd in Net Rating, 2nd in simple rating, 27th in strength of schedule. 13-2.