Washington Wizards down Toronto Raptors to open playoffs
Washington Wizards down Toronto Raptors to open playoffs

The Washington Wizards, led by a strong performance from Paul Pierce, held on for a 93-86 overtime win over Toronto on the Raptors` home floor on Saturday to open the NBA playoffs.

NBA: Russell Westbrook reels off another triple double against Raptors
NBA: Russell Westbrook reels off another triple double against Raptors

Russell Westbrook earned his fifth triple double in his last six games to lift the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 108-104 win over the struggling Toronto Raptors on Sunday.

Raptors top Spurs, deny `Pop` milestone win
Raptors top Spurs, deny `Pop` milestone win

James Johnson scored 20 points, including a go-ahead three-pointer in the last minute, as Toronto edged San Antonio 87-82 on Sunday to deny Spurs coach Gregg Popovich a 1,000th NBA win.

Tyreke Evans caps late rally as Pelicans stun Raptors
Tyreke Evans caps late rally as Pelicans stun Raptors

Tyreke Evans outduelled three defenders to sink the game-winning layup with one second left as the New Orleans Pelicans rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Toronto Raptors 95-93.

NBA: Raptors rip Clippers with fourth-quarter surge
NBA: Raptors rip Clippers with fourth-quarter surge

Kyle Lowry scored 25 points and Greivis Vasquez sparked a key fourth-quarter run to power the Toronto Raptors over the Los Angeles Clippers 110-98 in an NBA matchup Saturday.

Toronto Raptors match top record as Cleveland Cavaliers lose again
Toronto Raptors match top record as Cleveland Cavaliers lose again

Lou Williams scored 36 points to spark Toronto over Cleveland 110-93 Saturday as the Raptors matched the NBA`s best record while stretching the Cavaliers` losing streak to four games.

Brazilian centre Lucas Bebe signs with Toronto Raptors

Lucas Bebe has become the sixth Brazilian to play in the NBA after being signed by the Toronto Raptors.

Raptors` fairy tale NBA season ends with Game 7 loss to Nets

Toronto Raptors` fairy tale season ended when they were eliminated from the playoffs after a 103-104 loss to Brooklyn Nets in Game 7 of their first-round NBA playoffs.

Rihanna exposes in see-through top

Singer Rihanna gave basketball fans way more than they were expecting when she attended a match in a see-through white tank top.

Pacers, Raptors win to level playoff matchup

The Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers captured key NBA playoff triumphs Tuesday to equalize their Eastern Conference playoff matchups after each team lost best-of-seven series openers on their home court.

Wizards edge Bulls while Pacers, Raptors equalize

Bradley Beal scored a game-high 26 points to spark Washington over Chicago 101-99 in overtime Tuesday, giving the Wizards their best NBA playoff start in 32 years.

Raptors exec Ujiri fined for obscenity

Toronto Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri was fined $25,000 by the NBA for using obscene language in public before a playoff game against Brooklyn, league commissioner Adam Silver said Monday.

Raptors lose to Clippers

Terrence Ross` franchise-tying 51 points was not enough as the Toronto Raptors lost to the Los Angeles Clippers 118-126 in NBA action.

Valanciunas shines in Raptors win over Pistons

Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas recorded 16 points and 11 rebounds in the team`s 112-91 victory over the Detroit Pistons Wednesday night in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league.

Hibbert helps Pacers beat Raptors

Roy Hibbert scored 22 points and powered a tough defensive performance to spark the Indiana Pacers, the NBA`s top team, over the Toronto Raptors 86-79 on Tuesday.

NBA: Valanciunas leads Raptors to victory

Toronto Raptors centre scored Jonas Valanciunas scored 16 points and 18 rebounds leading his team to a 95-83 victory over the Carmelo Anthony-less New York Knicks.

Raptors hand Thunder first home loss

Toronto Raptors beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 104-98, handing the NBA Western powerhouse their first loss on home court for the season.

Raptors guard Terrence Ross makes NBA debut in win over Cavaliers

Toronto Raptors rookie guard Terrence Ross made his first career National Basketball Association (NBA) start in the team`s 100-96 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Dwight Howard ejected in Lakers loss to Raptors

Los Angeles Lakers centre Dwight Howard was ejected in the team`s 103-108 loss to the Toronto Raptors in NBA action.

Raptors centre Valanciunas sidelined by finger injury

The Toronto Raptors will miss their rookie centre Jonas Valanciunas for up to six weeks while he recovers from a broken ring finger on his right hand.