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(Photo by Rashad Milligan for Steed Media Services) Boston Celtics guard/forward Jaylen Brown warms up at shootaround in Philips Arena on Nov. 18. All NBA playoff games have been cancelled tonight in protest. The players of the Boston Celtics and Toronto Raptors were reportedly the first to consider boycotting the NBA playoffs. On Aug. 25,…

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The Toronto Raptors are still celebrating the team’s first-ever NBA Championship during the 2018-19 season, thanks to superstar rapper Drake. Champagne Papi bought all the players for the Raptors custom-made jackets after their historic run as the first NBA team outside the United States to win the title. This may be a return gesture, as the…

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Another member of Stephen Curry’s family has been harassed by Toronto Raptors fans. This time, his mother was met with disrespect. The incident occurred outside of Curry’s family’s hotel before Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday, June 10, 2019, with the Raptors up 3-1 against the Golden State Warriors in the series. Stephen…

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NBA superstar Kawhi Leonard has filed a lawsuit against Nike, accusing the shoe and apparel goliath of stealing his “Klaw” logo and wrongfully copyrighting it without “without Leonard’s knowledge or consent.” The Toronto Raptors’ franchise player, who is currently playing in the NBA championship series against the Golden State Warriors, says in the lawsuit that…

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After losing the first two games of the Eastern Conference Finals to the Milwaukee Bucks, many NBA fans gave the Toronto Raptors little chance of beating Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Fear the Deer crew. But after winning four straight games, including the pivotal game five in Milwaukee, Kawhi Leonard and the NBA’s only international team…

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Looks like Drake and his October’s Very Own crew (iLoveMakonnen, Majid Jordan, PartyNextDoor) have caught the fashion bug. After teaming with the Jordan Brand last year and opening an OVO pop-up shop in his native Toronto, the “Worst Behavior” rapper then dropped an exclusive jacket with outerwear company Canada Goose. OVO’s latest endeavor is partnering up with…

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Sometimes having a popular rapper as your “global ambassador” can be detrimental to your team. The NBA’s Toronto Raptors learned this lesson recently as the franchise was fined $25k for something the “Worst Behavior” rapper said during his OVO Fest concert in Toronto. After announcing that star Oklahoma City Thunder player Kevin Durant, who becomes an…

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Rihanna and BFF Melissa Forde attended the Brooklyn Nets vs. Toronto Raptors NBA playoff game in NYC Sunday night. She showed off her midriff and legs in a black and white camouflage crop top and skirt with black and red sneakers. While there, Ri Ri joked around with an inflatable finger and had some fun throughout the…

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Young Money rapper Drake helped put Toronto, Canada on the hip-hop map, and last year he became a global ambassador for his hometown’s NBA team, the Toronto Raptors. Speaking to Grantland, Drizzy explained why he wanted to become affiliated with the Raptors and how his perception of the partnership changed as he watched the team’s progress this NBA season.

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