LeBron James has made NBA history. Here’s what celebrities had to say

LeBron James has made NBA history. Here’s what celebrities had to say | The Star “,”heading”:””,”fullWindow”:false,”fullBleed”:false,”showFullBleedOnMobile”:false,”headColor”:””,”type”:”html5mobile”,”textColor”:””,”mobileImageUrl”:””,”bgColor”:””,”imageUrl”:””,”registeredOnly”:false,”linkUrl”:””,”aodaTitle”:”Graphic”,”internalScroll”:false,”displayStyle”:”small-up”},{“text”:”Several current and former NBA players also chimed in, including Steph Curry, James Harden, Chris Paul, Draymond Green, Dirk Nowitzki and Raptors point guard Fred VanVleet.”,”type”:”text”,”isParagraph”:true,”isHeading”:false},{“type”:”slimcut”},{“text”:”Not one to be left out of the conversation, Toronto rapper Drake also paid tribute … Read more

Brooklyn Nets deal Kyrie Irving to Dallas Mavericks in blockbuster NBA trade: Reports

The Brooklyn Nets are trading Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks in a blockbuster deal just days before the NBA trade deadline, according to reports. In return, the Nets get Spencer Dinwiddie, Dorian Finney-Smith, a 2029 first-round pick, along with a 2027 and 2029 second-round pick. Markieff Morris will also be going to Dallas. The … Read more

Raptors fans in uproar after Pascal Siakam NBA all-star snub

Raptors star forward Pascal Siakam has not been selected to participate in this year’s NBA All-Star Game in Utah and fans are outraged. Siakam is arguably having his best season to date, averaging 24.9 points, 8.0 rebounds and 6.2 assists while shooting 47 per cent through 43 games this season. The points and assists averages … Read more

Stars not aligning for Raptors’ Pascal Siakam

HOUSTONWhen Pascal Siakam played in his first NBA All-Star Game back in 2020, it felt like the beginning of something big for the Toronto Raptors. Sure, the Raptors had just lost Kawhi Leonard to free agency and the Los Angeles Clippers, which couldn’t help but dim their banner-raising glow. Losing superstars for nothing always exacts … Read more

Utah and Toronto meet in cross-conference matchup

By Staff The Associated Press Posted January 31, 2023 2:04 am Decrease article font size Increase article font size Toronto Raptors (23-29, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (26-26, 10th in the Western Conference) Salt Lake City; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Lauri Markkanen and the Utah Jazz host Pascal Siakam and … Read more

Raptors run out of gas in road loss to Suns

PHOENIX—They had a chance because they gave themselves a chance by playing hard and playing smart, and not getting down and going away when things got tough. That’s all you can really ask of a Raptors team playing its third game in four nights in the middle of the longest road trip of the season. … Read more

Knicks willing to pay high price for Raptors’ OG Anunoby

The Raptors understandably are setting a high price for two-way wing OG Anunoby ahead of the Feb. 9 trade deadline, but the Knicks don’t appear scared off yet by the potential return. The Knicks have “shown a willingness to offer multiple first-round picks” in a deal for the NBA steals leader, according to a report … Read more

Bridges scores 29, Suns pull away late, beat Raptors 114-106

By David Brandt The Associated Press Posted January 30, 2023 11:31 pm Updated January 30, 2023 11:34 pm Decrease article font size Increase article font size PHOENIX (AP) — Mikal Bridges scored 29 points, Deandre Ayton added 22 points and 13 rebounds and the Phoenix Suns pulled away late to beat the Toronto Raptors 114-106 … Read more

NBA trade deadline: What Shams is hearing about the Raptors and trade talks around the league

The NBA trade market has officially heated up with next week’s Feb. 9 deadline upon the league, and conversations among team executives are expected to become more serious as the next few days unfold. Across the NBA, it’s no secret the Toronto Raptors are viewed as a swing team in this year’s trade market. Raptors … Read more