What an absolutely nightmarish week for the NBA. No, not a banner day at all. YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN… Those are close-to-home issues, real in-your-life issues.

by: Sam HolakoTrue Hoop: Raptors Republic2h

Raptors split pre-season with Houston Siakam gon get his money Lowry…just lowry

by: Mike BossettiFansided: Raptors Rapture3h

The Toronto Raptors have played their first two preseason games, going 1-1 in the process. However, more important than wins and losses, what have we learn…

From Nick Nurses point of view, Toronto Raptors forward OG Anunoby is in the best condition hes been in. After their second preseason game, Nurse shared his observations on the 22-year-old forward whos now in his third year in the league….

Kawhi Leonard finished with seven points and six assists in 10 minutes as the L.A. Clippers lost 111-91 to the Denver Nuggets in pre-season play.

TOKYO Pascal Siakam might get the headlines for very valid reasons, but OG Anunoby projects to be a crucial Raptor this season as well.

TOKYO Pascal Siakam might get the headlines for very valid reasons, but OG Anunoby projects to be a crucial Raptor this season as well.

by: Ryan WolstatMore from Ryan WolstatOttawa Sun10h

TOKYO Pascal Siakam might get the headlines for very valid reasons, but OG Anunoby projects to be a crucial Raptor this season as well.

Raptors split Japan series with Rockets, losing 1…

Houston Rockets shake off China controversy to defeat Raptors 118-111 in Tokyo preseason game – The Globe and Mail

Russell Westbrook and James Harden each scored 22 points for the victors.

by: John GaudesSB Nation: Raptors HQ19h

The former Pistons draft pick hasnt mastered his jump shot yet, and will have to take advantage of opportunities to earn a rotation spot.

Five thoughts on this morning: Rockets 118, Rapto…

Raptors drop preseason rematch to Rockets, 118-11…

Raptors vs. Rockets Game Thread: Updates, TV info…

Toronto loses to Houston as Raptors starters play well

by: Louis ZatzmanTrue Hoop: Raptors Republic20h

Almost an inverse game as compared to the first one

Raptors Drop Game 2 in Japan Raptors Reaction P…

NBA representative tells reporter to ask basketball questions only

A reporter trying to ask James Harden and Russell Westbrook about speaking out on political and societal issues was told by an NBA representative to ask basketball questions only.

Westbrook, Harden lead Rockets past Raptors in To…

Raptors could need more offence from Marc Gasol w…

Q&A: The intersection of sports and art from an I…

Kyrie Irving hit in face against Lakers while pla…

by: Steve LeeLast Word On Sports: Last Word On Pro Basketball20h

NBA success is never guaranteed. Here is a look at the x-factors for each Atlantic Division team for the 2019-20 season as they battle for the NBA title.

RT @AdamZagoria: Retweeting this from ⁦⁦@JohnBranchNYT⁩ as it is timely now. Tragedy Made Steve Kerr See the World Beyond the Court – The New York Times

Further to my last tweet…thnx to my crew (aka @dave_leiter, solo) for helping me provide all of the content & 1on1s (et al) for SN all week. And thnx to @Tierchildfor having me moonlight on Raps dot com too. Now lets bring on Oct 22 — the season opener (on the FAN, fyi).

Tweeting from 30,000+ feet… Thnx to all of you who interacted over the last 5-6 days while I was in Japan w/ the Raps. Tokyo highlights…fish market, kind people, clean city, food, temples, 7-11 ATMs, surprisingly good pizza & more. Lowlight…getting searched by 2 cops 🤣

Big career news🎙️ Extremely excited to be joining the @Sportsnetteam as their new Fantasy Sports host, analyst, writer on all platforms. More details to follow, cant wait to get started!!!

WIN a $150 gift card for a jersey with the Cool Picks Challenge 🏈🤩 Tune intoGoodShowwith @SportsnetBenand @JDBunkis& keep your 📞 close by! DONT FORGET to enter at win more prizes including a flat screen 📺!

I dont know why, but the league caved to Chinese government wishes and cancelled all ALL media availabilities. Ive been on the periphery of this league for some time now and I cannot remember a week as bad as this. @

NOW @FriedgeHNICjoins @ScottyMacThinks, @SmrtAsh, & @mikezigomanisfor some 🏒 talk. Listen here ➡️ Catch the latest 31 Thoughts Pod 🎧 👇

🔊 31 Thoughts Podcast is back! 🔊 Season 3 officially begins with discussion on all kinds of topics, including the Flames-Oilers deal. @JeffMarekand @FriedgeHNICare also joined by Hall of Famer @NicklasLidstrom. Listen ➡️ by @

A special year deserves a special launch of season 8 of Open Gym presented by @Bell. When? Oct 16 from 6:30p-8:15p at TIFF Bell Lightbox. Sign-up for tix 👉🏽

I dont remember my media day at ol HCI but Im sure I rocked it:

Bronny James and Zaire Wade going through their first media day and photo shoot together as teammates at Sierra Canyon.

If youre nominated… tune in at 7:30a, 10:30a & 3:30p to listen for your team name ⏰ If you hear it, call back within 590 seconds to move on to Round3of the The 1st AnnualCORLcupcontest!! @TheBeerStoreONFind details HERE:

RT @CoreyHirsch: Ive been asked to share the original again so here goes. Please dont think this is about me, its about sharing all of our stories and you never know when someone needs to see it.

After my NBA travels Im always eager to get back to Toronto, but its awfully tough to leave Tokyo. What a place. Domo arigato gozaimasu Japan!

Found a little Toronto in Tokyo when I went crate digging. Had to add to the gold. @BiggSoxx

Temple of the 47 Ronin Sengakuji. You might have seen the movie with 🇨🇦 Keanu.

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