IT WAS OVER WHEN DeMarre Carroll hit a three-pointer with 2:31 remaining to increase Toronto's lead to 106-87. After shaking off a slow start, the Raptors took the lead and didn't relinquish it in a solid performance on both ends of the floor as they picked up a 109-91 victory to start the season
Tchamo Siakam loved basketball — loved it for the opportunities it could afford his three sons, for its beauty as a sport and for the future it could provide for generations of his kin. The mayor of Makenene, Cameroon, dreamed of the day one of his offspring would truly make it. Three of his sons tried
When the Toronto Raptors first gathered for training camp, Dwane Casey knew his players wanted to talk about more than basketball. Images of police brutality had gone viral. National anthem protests were spreading.