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  May 04, 2021   3111

Episode 88: Raptors Tank Nation has WON!

On this week’s episode we announce the launch of the Raptors Reddit Podcast on Video. Moving forward this podcast will be featured online with a weekly live video of our podcast recording. See our reactions to all the best Raptors hotakes each and every week. For this episode we discuss the Raptors recent Tank measures...

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  Apr 25, 2021   3147

Episode 87: Raptors Winning in April and Lowry a lock for HOF?

This week’s episode was recorded on Wednesday April 21st. Due to technical difficulties we have had some challenges uploading episodes that have since been corrected. We discuss the Raptors strong play through the money of April. Is it best for the Raptors to make the play-in tournament or finish with a likely late lottery section?...

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  Apr 04, 2021   3266

Episode 86: Biggest Victory EVER and RETIRE The Chevron

On this week’s episode we discuss the Raptors dominant 53 point victory over the Warriors. What can we take away from the biggest margin of victory in Raptors history? We discuss the division amongst Raps fans for “Fade for Cade” or “Suck for Suggs”. Is the Raptors Earned jersey the worst one the team has...

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  Mar 25, 2021   3477

Episode 85: LOWRY STAYS and Trade Deadline Reactions

On this week’s episode we breakdown all the action from the NBA Trade Deadline. We discuss the surprising decision to keep Kyle Lowry a Raptor for the remainder of the season? What was the best deal on the team for the greatest Raptors of all time? Should the Raps have taken the best deal on...

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  Mar 16, 2021   3322

Episode 84: Depleted Raps Roster and Lowry Trade ideas

On this week’s episode we discuss the depleted Raptors roster and their recent struggles. After getting blown out by Charlotte and Chicago, will the Raps make a trade before the deadline? We discuss our best Kyle Lowry trades and put them all on the table. Lowry to Denver? Lowry-Porzingis Swap? Is John Collins a legitimate...

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  Mar 06, 2021   3224

Episode 83: A Covid Filled Raptors All-Star Break

On this week’s episode we discuss the completed first half of the Raptors season. How did this covid outbreak for the Raptors turn into the worst of any team this season? Who is responsible for the Raptors losing all their starters to Covid protocols? We evaluate the Raptors performance over the past two games with...

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  Feb 25, 2021   3777

Episode 82: All-Star Selections and the Petri Dish East

On this week’’s episode we discuss the Eastern Conference All-Star Selection. Were the Raptors snubbed? Who were the most questionable selections? Should FVV have made the game over Simmons, Randle or even Tatum? We reminisce about the good old days of all-star selection by hand at the arena. The Raptors continue to be plagued by...

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  Feb 17, 2021   3369

Episode 81: FVV Delivers Again and the Bebe Retirement Party

On this week’s episode, we break down the Raptors impressive win over the Bucks. We establish that FVV has been worth every dollar of that contract extension. What version of the Raptors will see over this challenging six game stretch? Is small ball the answer for the Raps moving forward? We debate if the Raps...

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  Feb 10, 2021   3210

Episode 80: HEY! Just another technical foul

On this week’s episode, we share the news that the Raptors Reddit Podcast has joined an exciting new network! We discuss the Raptors recent 4-1 record and decide if the ship has turned around? We share our thoughts on the Tampa Bay Bucs Super Bowl Parade celebration and bring back all the memories from the...

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  Feb 01, 2021   3228

Episode 79: YUTA MAN NOW DAWG!

In this week’s episode, we discuss the Raptors recent inconsistent play after games against the Kings and Magic. We discuss the Raptors improved defense and a potential change in offensive identity. Is Siakam’s recent aggressive play sustainable moving forward? Yuta Watanabe building a following with all Raptors fans. What is the future for Norman Powell...

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  Jan 19, 2021   2755

Episode 78: Put all the HOUSE MONEY ON BOUCHER!

This week we discuss the Raptors three-game winning streak. Sure it is victories over the Hornets x2 and the Mavs, but things are looking up for the Raps. Have Raptor skeptics been quieted with their recent play? What is the ceiling for Boucher for the rest of the season? Goodbye to Alex Len and who...

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  Jan 12, 2021   3181

Episode 77: Tank Nation is Getting Louder!

On this week’s episode we break down the Raptors heartbreaking losses to the Warriors and Blazers. With the record at 2-8, is it time to give up on the season? Should the Raptors tank and go all in on a rebuild? We discuss the improved play of Siakam and the emergence of one Chris Boucher....

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  Dec 17, 2020   3135

Episode 76: Greek Freak says NO to Free Agency

In this week’s episode, we discuss Giannis signing the Super Max with the Bucks. What does it mean for the Raptors moving forward? We breakdown the excitement and overreaction of Raptors fans to Flynn’s early Pre-Season play. The new segment Fact of Fiction debuts as we discuss some of the best topics from the Raptors...

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  Nov 23, 2020   3225

Episode 74: Free Agent Frenzy! Goodbye Ibaka, Give me Baynes!

On this rebooted episode, we bring it right back with some in-depth FA discussion. The Raptors have moved to Florida and establish their new WE THE SOUTH identity. FVV is back on a 4 year-85 million dollar deal. Was it the right move? Did the Raps overpay? Serge Ibaka says goodbye to the Raptors and...

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  Apr 23, 2020   3650

Episode 73: Raptors ALL Time RE-DRAFT

This week we are back with our first episode in a month. No NBA, no problem! Our three co-hosts take part in the first ever Raptors Redraft. The rules? Each host picks 10 players and one coach. Players are evaluated based on their peak year or years with the Raptors. Who went number one? Which...

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  Mar 12, 2020   2967

Episode 72: COVID-19 Suspends the NBA Season

This episode we breakdown the news of the NBA season being suspended. The NBA has never seen a threat quite like this one and leaves many questions for what is to come for professional sports across North America. We share our thoughts on what could be a cancelled or salvaged season. Could we see see...

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  Feb 27, 2020   3616

Episode 71: Guest Jacob Goldstein (B-Ball Index)

This episode we sit down and chat with returning guest Jacob Goldstein of the Basketball Index. Our resident analytics expert for everything NBA. I ask Jacob about the status of the Eastern conference contenders during the final stretch of the regular season? What makes the Bucks the best team in the NBA? Is Philadelphia more...

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  Feb 20, 2020   2916

Episode 70: All-Star Game & a Healthy Spanish Burrito

This week’s episode we discuss All-Star weekend and all the Raptor takeaways. Could the Elam Ending be a good option for the G League or the NBA? We breakdown the recent injury update on Marc Gasol and his eventual return to the team. Just what can we expect from the Raptors as their schedule gets...

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  Feb 06, 2020   3567

Episode 68: Franchise Record 12 in a row!

This week we celebrate the Raptors 12th consecutive win. A new franchise record win streak and a Toronto sports record. We breakdown the NBA trade deadline all the deals from around the league. Did the Raptors rivals do enough to improve their fortunes? Is Toronto still the favoured number two seed in the East? We...

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  Jan 31, 2020   4088

Epsidoe 67: Guest Greg Steele (Greek God of Stats)

This week’s episode, we are joined by Greg Steele; the Greek God of Stats. Greg breaks down his world of basketball analytics for the casual and hardcare NBA fan. We discuss what stats are the easiest to understand when you are just breaking into the world of basketball’s big numbers and discuss the value of...

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  Jan 25, 2020   3514

Episode 66: Guest Adam Corsair (South of the 6ix Podcast)

This week’s episode I am joined by returning guest Adam Corsair of the South of the 6ix Podcast. We discuss the big announcement of Spicy P making the starting lineup for the East All-Stars. We discuss the awful All-Star jerseys for the big game and reflect on the other East starters. What is the long...

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  Jan 16, 2020   2803

Episode 65: Getting Healthy at the Right Time

This week on the podcast we breakdown the Raptors up and down win over the Thunder. 130 points and a shaky defense leading to some anxiety at times. What does the return of Gasol mean to the Raptors offense moving forward? We discuss the continued strong play of Norman Powell and assess his trade value....

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  Jan 05, 2020   2920

Episode 64: The 6ix New Year’s Resolutions

On this episode of the podcast we discuss the Raptors remaining schedule. What should we expect from the NBA’s easiest remaining schedule? We breakdown the goals for 2020 and how should the raptors move forward with the minutes of their starers and balancing health with winning. What are the expectations for OG in 2020? Should...

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  Dec 17, 2019   2777

Episode 63: Masai Ujiri for 2 first round picks?

Ths week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors recent victories over the Nets and Cavs. Should Toronto be calling on Kevin Love or Jrue Holiday? Has Norm Powell played himself into a long term role with the team? Just how much better can he get? We discuss the rumours around Ujiri for 2 first...

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  Nov 28, 2019   3623

Episode 62: J0el Embiid can’t shake that Spanish Burrito

This week’s episode we discuss the Raptors impressive win on Monday night over the 76ers. We chat about Embiid’s struggles with Gasol’s, the Raps continued game plan of threes or shots at the rim. We breakdown which Raptors like the mid-range too much and who loves the rim just enough. What should the Raptors do...

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  Nov 21, 2019   3389

Episode 61: Guest Jay Rosales (That’s a Rap Podcast)

This week on the podcast I chat with one of the co-hosts of the That’s a Rap Podcast; Jay Rosales. Jay is a writer for Rators HQ and we break down Toronto’s victory over the Orlando Magic. We discuss the Raptors defensive philosophy, the development of the bench squad and evaluate just how good is...

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  Nov 14, 2019   3318

Episode 60: Great Success and Unexpected West Coast Results!

This week’s episode, we discuss the Raptors success on their west coast road trip. Wins over the Lakers and Blazers have Raps fans excited and holding Dame, Kawhi and Lebron to 35 points over three games was unexpected. How much American validation do Raps fans need?? Just how good can this Raptors defense be this...

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  Nov 08, 2019   2541

Episode 59: West Coast Trip and Defending the 3pt line!

This week episode we discuss the Raptors recent 124-120 victory over the Kings. We breakdown the game and concerns over both the rotation and inability to defend the corner three. Toronto gives up a league worst 13% of their opponents field goal attempts from the corner three. What is a realistic expectation for this five...

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  Oct 31, 2019   4440

Episode 58: Guest Adam Corsair (South of the 6ix Podcast)

This week’s episode I am joined by Adam Corsair of the South of the 6ix Podcast. Adam shares his unique story of growing up in Rhode Island and becoming a Raptors fan. We breakdown our reactions from Toronto’s win over Casey and the Pistons. When will Nurse establish more than a 8 man rotation? How...

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  Oct 24, 2019   3059

Episode 57: Banner to the rafters and some damn big rings!

The Raptors regular season open was a massive success. A Raptors victory, a banner raised to the rafters and a championship ring fitting of a god are revealed for the first time. We discuss the performances of Pascal and Fred as they show up in a big way to start the season. What can we...

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  Oct 17, 2019   3609

Episode 56: Nick Nurse hates lazy people & the Season Preview

This week’s episode we discuss Nurse’s comments on the lack of effort and desire from RHJ and Stanley Johnson. What is the Raptors lineup going to look like night to night? Should the Raptors make a play for Buddy Hield this season? Toronto fans breakout the Hong Kong T-Shirts for opening night and we make...

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  Oct 10, 2019   2740

Episode 55: Raptors GO TO JAPAN!

We are back with weekly episodes for the upcoming season. The Raps have completed their tour of Japan with a split decision. What players impressed us the most in their pre-season debut? Was the Kobe Esque contract delivered to Kyle Lowry a good decision? We discuss whether the Raptors have the goods to be a...

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  Sep 26, 2019   4002

Episode 54: Raptors HC’s from 9 to 1

This week on the podcast we share a potential inside story about Kawhi and the Raptors this past summer. Is it true? Up to you to decide. We discuss and rank the Raptors head coaches from number 9 all time to number 1. Its obvious who is the best coach the Raps have ever had...

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  Sep 12, 2019   3589

Episode 53: SI Top 100 Rankings Reaction

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors bringing back the white Dino jersey in all its former glory. We discuss the Raptors hiring a 26 year old as one of their new assistant coaches and track her incredible journey with the team. How many Raptors ended up cracking the SI top 100 list?...

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  Sep 05, 2019   2972

Episode 52: Nash gets Critical after Canadian FIBA exit

We are back this week and we open the podcast with continued discussion about Canada Basketball. Team Canada is out at the FIBA Qualification Tournament and where do we go from here? Who is to blame for Canada’s exit? Will the Canadian NBA players show for next years winner take all tourney? We breakdown Steve...

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  Aug 22, 2019   3288

Episode 51: Back from SUMMER Vacation!

We are back! After a month long vacation, the podcast picks up right where we left off. We discuss how we have celebrated the Raptors Championship over the Summer and what this year has meant to the fans. How disappointing were we that so many of the NBA player invited to the Canadian National Team...

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  Jul 09, 2019   3574

Episode 50: Kawhi He Gone

This episode of the podcast we break down the heartbreaking news that Kawhi has signed with Clippers. We talk about our instant reactions to learning of the news and what the move means for the Raptors moving forward. Did the Raptors really ever have a chance or was he always going home? We break down...

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  Jul 04, 2019   3381

Epiosde 49: Kawhi Watch 2019

After taking two weeks off after the Raptors NBA Championship celebration, we are back this week discussing Kawhi Watch 2019. What has the last four days been like for us? Who do we trust in the media with info on Kawhi? Why is it not Chris Broussard or Stephen A Smith? How have social media...

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  Jun 16, 2019   3885

Episode 48: We are the Champions!

We celebrate an event 24 years in the making as the Raptors have won the NBA Championship. We discuss Game 6 and share our final takeaways from the 2019-19 NBA Season. The guys discuss where did they celebrate after the game ended and what they saw through their journey in the streets of Toronto. We...

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  Jun 11, 2019   3014

Episode 47: HOT TAKE! KD goes down and everyone now hates us!

This episode of the podcast we break down the Raptors heartbreaking loss to the Warriors in Game 5. Where did we watch the game and how early do we need to start showing up to get a table? We discuss the injury of KD, Raptor fan’s questionable reaction to the injury and what it means...

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  Jun 06, 2019   3164

Episode 46: Spicy Big Booty Green Ranger Activate!

We are just two games away from the NBA Championship. This episode we are joined by Brendan of the Raptors Reddit Discord Server for the first time! We discuss the Raptors win in Game 3 over the injury riddled Warriors. How can the Raptors repeat their offensive performance again in Game 4? We examine and...

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  Jun 04, 2019   3066

Episode 45: Box and One only in Game 3!

This week on the podcast we discuss all thet hot takes from Game 2 in Toronto. What to make of that 18-0 run by the Warriors? Nurse throwing out some high school ball strategy with the box and one. Was it the right call not to foul in the final 27 seconds of the game?...

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  May 31, 2019   2535

Episode 44: Three Wins away from History

This episode of the podcast we discuss the Raptors improbable Game 1 win. Just how much are we willing to spend to go to a finals game? Jonathan shares his crosstown Toronto adventure of buying last minute tickets and trying to get to the arena on time for tip off. We discuss our takeaways from...

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  May 27, 2019   3599

Episode 43: NBA FINALS ARE UPON US!

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors incredible run to their first ever NBA Finals. What were we doing during Game 6? How can we cram more people into Jurassic Park? We discuss the insane ticket prices for the NBA finals and what would you be willing to pay to attend a game?...

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  May 18, 2019   2957

Episode 42: Jacob Goldstein (BBall Index)

This week on a special WEEKEND episode of the podcast, we are joined by now frequent guest and analytics guru Jacob Golstein of the BBall Index. We discuss the Raptors performance through two games in the ECF and look at what adjustments are needed to make this a competitive series. Does Nurse go to Ibaka...

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  May 14, 2019   3094

Episode 41: The Shot Heard Around the World!

Biggest SHOT in Raptors History! The only game seven buzzer beater in NBA History. We look at and discuss the shot heard around the world. What was the best language call of the shot? We breakdown the Raptors game seven win and recap the slugfest with the 76ers. What does Toronto need to do to...

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  May 06, 2019   2842

Episode 40: Embiid’s Gastric Distress Excuses Coming Out!

We breakdown the Raptors beatdown loss in Game 3 and their rise from the ashes in Game 4. We discuss the insane performance from Kawhi and the much needed defensive adjustments late in the 4th Quarter. The Raptors continued struggles from deep, including 3/18 on open threes. What is the solution to the Raptors continued...

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  May 01, 2019   3139

Episode 39: Playoff Big Burrito I choose you!

This week on the podcast we breakdown the Raptors game 2 loss on Monday night. We discuss what went wrong and why it is all Nick Nurse’s fault ……kidding. What do the Raptors need to do to improve the offense? Can FVV be a factor in this series or is he just too small? We...

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  Apr 24, 2019   3546

Episode 38: 24 Simmons Turnovers Please

This week on the podcast we celebrate the Raptors Five game series victory in Round 1. We break down the Raptors defensive success and look at the keys to their dominance over the Magic. Just how good has the Raptors starting lineup been in tha playoffs? We discuss our keys to a series win over...

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  Apr 18, 2019   3900

Episode 37: Jacob Goldstein – The Baskteball Index (Playoff Breakdown)

Another episode this week! Two in one week and we are joined by the Basketball Analytics guru Jacob Goldstein. This is Jacob’s second appearance on the podcast and we discussed all things NBA playoffs and analytics. We discuss the most intriguing playoff series so far. Former Raptor DeMar DeRozan’s efficient play in the Spurs-Nuggets series...

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  Apr 17, 2019   3215

Episode 36: Kill the Disney Mouse

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors Reddit Podcast Theme song being played during game one. How did it happen? We breakdown our thoughts from the first two games including all things Big Burrito, Spicy and Klaw. Why should Raptors be confident this series is over in five? We share our favourite Raptors...

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  Apr 03, 2019   2960

Episode 35: Fifty Nine Hour Raps Binge-watching Marathon!

This week’s episode we go all in on the news Curry’s needs contacts and a 59 hour Marvel Movie marathon? Would you sit in a theater for 59 hours to watch any movies or even basketball? We circle back in Raptors history and share some stories about BC and former NBA playoff slogans. “Run as...

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  Mar 28, 2019   3284

Epiosde 34: Ever watched the Raptors from the Toilet?

This week on the podcast we discuss Kevin’s Wedding Experience in Virginia and most unique location we have enjoyed a game from. Sri Lanka to the bathroom; where have we not watched a game from? We debate on Pascal being the MIP and Kawhi’s chances at another ALL NBA Team selection. Finally we discuss the...

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  Mar 19, 2019   2745

Episode 33: How Hungry Am I about Kawhi and Cooking

After a one week break from the podcast, we are back with another episode to break down the Raptors week that was. We talk Cayman Islands and Raptors coverage. We discuss the Raptors continued struggles with the Pistons, the Lowry injury (was it intentional?) and examine the bottom of the East playoff picture. We chat...

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  Mar 06, 2019   3191

Episode 32: Taking a bus to Detroit with Jack Armstrong?

This week on the podcast we breakdown the Raps recent skid at the hands of a whinner and a beard. We discuss packing the buses for a road trip to Detroit, driving to Ann Arbor in a snow storm instead of a Pistons game and Casey’s oh so sweet comments about Toronto. We breakdown the...

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  Feb 28, 2019   3469

Episode 31: Raptors Oscars served with Spicy Chocolate

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors captivating performance agains the Celtics. The Raps look to be peaking at the perfect time and we can’t help but spin and jump with spicy excitement. We talk about our first meetup at the Antler Room as a group to watch the DeRozan homecoming including TV...

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  Feb 20, 2019   2892

Episode 30: Return of the DEMAR

The All-Star Break is nearing the end and the Raptors are ready for their number one seed push. DeMar Darnell DeRozan returns to the Toronto for the first time since the trade. We discuss his best moments in a Raps uni, his legacy and his frustrating season with the Spurs. We talk about Kawhi natural...

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  Feb 14, 2019   3222

Episode 29: Our Lord and Savior Spicy P

This week, we talk all things magical about the number 44. Just how many hot takes can way make about Pascal? We talk New Balance, Kawhi’s new video, all-star events and how much better the game would be if had a little Spice. What All-Star game is the best of all the major sports? We...

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  Feb 07, 2019   3088

Episode 28: Arrival of the BIG BURRITO

The trade deadline has come and gone; we now have the Marc “La Tanqueta, Big Marc, Big Spain, Big Burrito” Gasol on the Raptors. Toronto fans wave goodbye to JV and Delon and thank them for their years of service. We discuss the impact Gasol will have on the team, potential buyout candidates and the...

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  Jan 28, 2019   3002

Episode 27: I would do anything for ANTHONY DAVIS!

The news is out and Anthony Davis wants out of New Orleans. What can the Raptors offer to satisfy the desires of the Pelicans? Would you go all in on Davis no matter the cost? We explore different trade options and examine every possible scenerio of what the Raps future coud look like after a...

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  Jan 17, 2019   3924

Episode 26: Raps Mid Season Report

This week on the podcast we jump right back in after a tough loss to the Celtics in Boston. Our first live podcast during a Raptors game against the dumpster fire Suns. We break down the top 12 most valuable players to the Raptors success this season. We discuss my attempt to grow a beard...

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  Jan 11, 2019   2715

Epiosde 25: Mr. Keg Van Vleet

This week on the podcast we discuss our failed attempt to record a podcast earlier in the week. We revisit the Raptors wins over the Bucks and Pacers; including the continued redemption of the Norm God. The toughest and most intimidating Raptors and why it is Fred Van Vleet. We chat about the Raptors new...

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  Jan 04, 2019   2869

Episode 24: DeMar’s 2019 Beat Down

The Podcast is back after a two week break and we come back talking Raptors-Spurs. We discuss DeMar’s improbable triple double performance and what went wrong for the Raptors. How concerned should Raptors fans be about the lack of ball movment and poor defense? What is the answer for Kyle Lowry moving forward? Discuss possible...

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  Dec 20, 2018   3191

Epiosde 23: Twizzlers and M&M’s cost $18 at the SBA.. Say what?

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors big comeback win over the Pacers. We chat about the moster hands of Kawhi; what is capable of picking up with one hand? Injury Concerns about Kyle Lowry and bringing back former Raptors for a second tour of duty. We disscuss the crazy prices of beverages...

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  Dec 06, 2018   3452

Episode 22: ESPN Loves Toronto now.. right??

This week we jump back into our weekly Raptors round table discussion. We breakdown the Raptors victory over the 76ers. The Raptors potential need for a secondary scoring option; Kyle Lowry and Masai Ujiri comments on their relationship with one another and figuring out just how happy is Kawhi in Toronto. Be aware, episode is...

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  Nov 30, 2018   2987

Episode 21: Jonathan Tjarks – The RINGER

This week on the podcast we are joined by a featured star on the RINGER NBA Show, Jonathan Tjarks. We discuss the Raptors win over the warriors; Who is the biggest mismatch in the league; The art of team building in the NBA; Jonathan’s claim that no injury will derail the Raptors in the regular...

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  Nov 22, 2018   3070

Episode 20: William Lou – Raptors Republic & theScore

This episode of the RRP, I am joined by William Lou of Raptors Republic & theScore. We discuss what hot takes and reactions Raptor fans get right. We discuss the impressive play of Serge Ibaka and which backup PG we should keep moving forward (if we had to!). We share our insights into the potential...

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  Nov 19, 2018   4554

Episode 19: Jacob Goldstein – BBall Index

This week on the podcast we are joined by special guest Jacob Goldstein of BBall Index. Jacob is the CAO of BBall Index and your one true source for all basketball analytic info. BBall Index has quickly become one of the premier sites for NBA analytic data and offers some of the best fantasy and...

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  Nov 15, 2018   2982

Episode 18: THE SKY IS FALLING!

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors loss at the hands of Casey and Detroit. Toronto has now lost two games in a row, is it time to panic? Is there any silver lining in the Raptors consecutive losses at home? We discuss Pascal Siakam being named Eastern Conference Player of the week...

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  Nov 07, 2018   3151

Episode 17: Fabuleux Chez Serge

This week on the podcast we dive into the world of Fabuleux Chez Serge; a Montreal bar named after the Congo Legend Mr. Ibaka. How is this our first time hearing about this place and when can we all go for a drink? We discuss the play of Serge Ibaka and his now connection to...

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  Oct 26, 2018   2931

Episode 16: Five and Oh so Fine!

This week on episode 16 of the podcast we discuss the Raptors undefeated start to the season. We decide if expectations should be raised on the Raptors after all the glory we have seen so far. We do a deep dive into the analytics and look at the offensive/defensive efficiency and the best Raptor lineups....

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  Oct 19, 2018   3511

Epiosde 15: SPICY Raptors Game 1 Victory!

This week on the podcast we finally get to discuss the Raptors in the Regular Season! Raps win and all is well in Toronto to start the season. We discuss the Raptors new look starting 5. Analyze the play of Kawhi, JV, Green and so many more. What are our expectations for tomorrow’s game against...

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  Oct 10, 2018   3248

Episode 14: The Final Countdown! 1 Week to go!

This week on the podcast we discuss the great episode that was last week. We discuss the pre-season and what hot takes can we come away with as the season quickly approaches. Who should start at centre? Will Powell get his shot this year at the expense of CJ? Should the Raptors commit to Delon...

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  Oct 02, 2018   4008

Episode 13: Blake Murphy – The Athletic

This week are thrilled to be joined by Blake Murphy of The Athletic. After a long tenure with Raptors Republic, Blake recently took his talents to The Athletic Toronto to become one of their Raptor Reporters . We discuss his sports journalism journey, love of wrestling, basketball analytics and Raptors Training Camp. What are the...

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  Sep 18, 2018   2693

Episode 11: Raptors get the Respect of the American Media?

This week on the podcast we discuss the top 100 player lists released by ESPN and SI. Which Raptors got the love? Who was overlooked by the beloved American media? Serge Ibaka continues to blow away Raptors fans with his Congolese inspired cooking channel. We debate the benefits of trading for Jimmy Butler and is...

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  Sep 09, 2018   2138

Episode 10: Interview with Kawhiordie Campaign Creator

On a special episode of the podcast, I sit down and chat with Jamie; creator of the Kawhiordie campaign. We discuss the project and the attenion it has gained across both Sports Media and the Public. Tune in to hear us discuss plans for the campaign moving forwad, favorite comments in the guest book to...

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  Sep 05, 2018   2670

Episode 9: Worst Raptor of all time!

We are just weeks away from training camp and Raptors news is nearly non existent. This week we discuss the worst Raptor of all time and make arguments for Bargnani, Turkoglu, Araujo and so many more. So many disappointments, so little time to discuss the very worst Toronto has had to offer. Look for our...

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  Aug 21, 2018   2700

Episode 7: Kawhi’s shirt says “Fear is an illusion”

This week on the podcast we discuss the Raptors 905 Open Tryouts. Should one of us tryout for the Raptors 905? We discuss a Kawhi sighting at a UCLA gym with Lebron, KD and three Raptors staffers. We look at the decision to hire Leonard’s best friend Jeremy Castleberry to the Raptors staff. Lastly, we...

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  Aug 14, 2018   2699

Episode 6: Raptors on ESPN and TNT?

We are back with episode six of the podcast. After a few weeks off, we discuss the Raptors getting some national TV love. What games are we most excited for and have circled on the schedule. We welcome the newest Raptor to Toronto and discuss Van Vleet making a street ball drop in. We will...

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  Jul 23, 2018   2700

Episode 5: The CLAW Under Raps

Finally the deal is done; the CLAW is a Raptor and the fanbase is going crazy. Was the price too high? How dare we trade the face of the franchise for a potential rental. We discuss the value of the trade and the potental fallout from Leonard leaving after one season. What impact will the...

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  Jul 16, 2018   2694

Episode 4: Dog Days of Summer

This week on the podcast we talk about Amazon Prime Raptors deals and Bobbleheads. Update our best Raptors asset under the age of 26 and discuss the latest on the Kawhi Leonard front. Lastly we discuss the Raptors lineup inefficiencies without Kyle Lowry on the court. Can the Raptors find ways to be effective without...

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  Jul 05, 2018   2687

Episode 2: LeBronto no more, the King is headed West!

Our second episode of the Raptors Reddit Podcast! We discuss the fallout of LeBron heading west. Can the Raps finally conquer their eastern conference demons? The return of VC to the Raptors roster? What potential future Raptors trades could be happening soon?

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  Jun 25, 2018   2697

Episode 1: Oh my Bosh, we hired a Nurse, not a doctor!

Welcome to the Raptors Reddit Podcast. This is a weekly show devoted to the Raptors Sub-Reddit. Each week we dive into all things Raptors. This week we discuss the hiring of Nick Nurse; was he the best hire? We discuss Fred VanVleet; shoudl the Raps keep him or let him walk?