NBA: Kawhi Staying in Toronto?

Even before the trade between Toronto and San Antonio went down that sent The Claw up North, most concluded that Leonard in Toronto would be a 1-year fling. As the season went on and the wins were racking up for the Raptors, a new question arose. Could Kawhi stay if Toronto wins the Finals? So,…

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What Winning The NBA Title Means For The City of Toronto

The Toronto Raptors are the 2019 NBA Champions. After so many years of waiting and wondering if the Larry O’Brien trophy would ever find itself north of the border, it finally does. Beating the Golden State Warriors in six games, it’ll be a final to remember as the Raptors denied the Warriors a three-peat and…

Top 10 Basketball Movies

When you combine basketball and movies you get one of the greatest combinations of all time. There is always the notable films such as Hoosiers or Space Jam that comes to mind, but there is so much more than that. 10. Love and Basketball This is more than just a movie this takes us on…

Best Throwback Jersey in Professional Sports

Any team is incomplete without some sort of uniform. Every team has their own unique look whether that’s on the court, ice or playing field. As time goes on some franchises evolve and change up their look. Some teams have had great jersey designs from the past so great that they eventually bring them back….

Homegrown Hoop Talent: The GTA Edition

With the Toronto Raptors making their very first NBA Finals appearance, it’s time to acknowledge that basketball is reaching new heights in Canada. Because since the Raptors arrival to the NBA in 1995, the sport of basketball has continued to grow in the country. And just as we profiled some of the best ballers to…

Most Dysfunctional Franchises in Sports

Where there is a success there is often stability. This holds true whether it is in business, sports, relationships and really everything in between. On the contrary that would also establish the idea that instability, rash decision making and a lack of accountability could and would lead to dysfunction and less than ideal results. It…

Homegrown Hoop Talent: The Bay Area Edition

With the Golden State Warriors headed to their fifth straight NBA Finals appearance, it’s very easy to forget that it wasn’t always like this in the Bay Area. The Warriors went through their fair share of disappointing seasons in the 40-year gap between their 1975 and 2015 NBA titles. And while the team did have…

How the Golden State Warriors Can Win the Title

The Golden State Warriors wrapped up their four game sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers last week, a dominant performance by the defending champions giving them a nine day rest before the Finals begin. Conference Finals Competition [kämpəˈtiSH(ə)n] noun A situation in which someone is trying to win something. pic.twitter.com/xzH2eQ5fPT — Golden State Warriors (@warriors)…

NBA: Who should win Rookie of the Year?

On Friday, the NBA announced the finalists for the NBA Rookie of the Year award. The award is given yearly to the best first year player in the NBA as voted on by a global selection of sportswriters and broadcasters. Deandre Ayton of the Phoenix Suns, Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks, and Luka Doncic…