Raptors fans won’t like what Pat Riley said about Kyle Lowry

Raptors fans won’t like what Pat Riley said about Kyle Lowry

Kyle Lowry may have gone farther in the postseason than his old Toronto Raptors in his first year as a member of the Miami Heat, but both fell short of making it to the Finals this season. Lowry was, unfortunately, a contributor to that crushing Finals loss, as he was disappointing in the postseason. Lowry […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

3 reasons Kyle Lowry is the best Toronto Raptors player ever

3 reasons Kyle Lowry is the best Toronto Raptors player ever

The Toronto Raptors are all set to welcome Kyle Lowry back to Canada as a member of the visiting Miami Heat. The shock of seeing him as the enemy after nearly a decade of memories he helped create in Toronto is going to sting this fanbase in a pretty significant fashion. At the absolute worst, […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Raptors preparing for unusual first reunion with Kyle Lowry

Raptors preparing for unusual first reunion with Kyle Lowry

For the first time in almost a decade, Kyle Lowry will play a game against the Toronto Raptors. Following an offseason departure to the Miami Heat, Lowry will make his first appearance against his old squad when he welcomes Toronto to South Beach on a long road trip. Even though Lowry won’t return to Toronto […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Kyle Lowry talks departure from Raptors, legacy in Toronto in interview

Kyle Lowry talks departure from Raptors, legacy in Toronto in interview

For the first time in almost a decade, Kyle Lowry suited up for an NBA team not named the Toronto Raptors, as his reign north of the border came to an end thanks to a sign-and-trade move that sent him to the Miami Heat. Even after he made the move, Toronto remains on his mind. […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Raptors: Despite promise, Precious Achiuwa could stand to improve

Raptors: Despite promise, Precious Achiuwa could stand to improve

When the Toronto Raptors sent Kyle Lowry away to the Miami Heat in the offseason, they received Goran Dragic and Precious Achiuwa, the latter an undersized, athletic center, in return. While he wasn’t the biggest return piece, many have been hoping that the former first-round pick can convert his physical gifts into on-court production and […]
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Author: Tyler Hedmann / Raptors HQ

Raptors: Pascal Siakam falls, Fred VanVleet rises in Top 100 ranking

Raptors: Pascal Siakam falls, Fred VanVleet rises in Top 100 ranking

With Kyle Lowry now plying his trade for the Miami Heat, the Toronto Raptors will lean on the services of Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet to guide them in what could be a very unusual transition period. Playing in Toronto has helped make this pair one of the more underrated star duos in the game. […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Raptors: Pascal Siakam must earn the title of “the guy” this season

Raptors: Pascal Siakam must earn the title of “the guy” this season

The Toronto Raptors are not only transitioning out of the Kyle Lowry era, but they may be transitioning into the age of Pascal Siakam. Their leading scorer from last year is tied to Toronto thanks to a hefty max contract that will pay him nine figures in the next few years, as the Raptors will […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Toronto Raptors: Kyle Lowry thanks Toronto, reveals goals with Miami

Toronto Raptors: Kyle Lowry thanks Toronto, reveals goals with Miami

Toronto Raptors legend Kyle Lowry made the difficult decision to leave the franchise that helped make him a star, departing Canada after nine seasons in order to team up with close friend Jimmy Butler and help the Miami Heat contend for what could be his second championship ring. On paper, Lowry’s move makes a ton […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Raptors: Projecting a successful 2021-22 stat line for Fred VanVleet

Raptors: Projecting a successful 2021-22 stat line for Fred VanVleet

The Toronto Raptors may have had to say goodbye to Kyle Lowry after nine seasons, but they aren’t exactly deficient at the point guard position as a result of this move, as Fred VanVleet appears to be more than ready to take over the scoring load following No. 7’s departure. VanVleet averaged 19.6 points and […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ

Raptors: Buzz suggests Pascal Siakam wants to stay in Toronto

Raptors: Buzz suggests Pascal Siakam wants to stay in Toronto

After the departure of Kyle Lowry and the selection of Scottie Barnes, some basketball talking heads declared the 2021-22 season prematurely over for the Toronto Raptors. With Toronto retooling rather than gunning for a championship, rumors of a Pascal Siakam trade have continued to sprout up. The selection of Barnes prompted some to believe that […]
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Author: Mike Luciano / Raptors HQ