NBA: Raptors vs. Heat – Game 4 Reactions; Keys to Success for Game 5

By: Rossy Pasternak The Raptors love making things hard for themselves. Going into game four, and being a Toronto sports fan, I was fully expecting the Raptors to come out flat and get blown out. The Raptors did in fact start slow, going into half-time down 9 points. Surprisingly though, they bucked the trend of this … More NBA: Raptors vs. Heat – Game 4 Reactions; Keys to Success for Game 5

NBA: Raps/Heat – Game 3 Reactions; Game 4 Keys to Success

By: Adam and Rossy Pasternak Welcome back to SportsNak’s exclusive Raptors playoff coverage. Game three down in Miami was yet another close one that saw the Raps come out on top. Kyle Lowry finally overcame his shooting woes and torched the Heat for 33 points. With J.V going down early in the third quarter, Kyle knew … More NBA: Raps/Heat – Game 3 Reactions; Game 4 Keys to Success

NBA: Heat vs. Raptors Game Two Reactions; Keys to Success for Game Three

By: Adam and Rossy Pasternak Remember when Dwayne Casey wouldn’t play Jonas Valenciunas in the fourth quarter? Well, good thing he was on the court in the fourth last night, otherwise the Raptors would be going to the American Airlines Centre down 2-0 and facing impossible odds. J.V had the most success when he was setting … More NBA: Heat vs. Raptors Game Two Reactions; Keys to Success for Game Three

NBA: Heat/Raps Game One Reactions; Game Two Keys to Success

By: Adam and Rossy Pasternak Game one of the Eastern Conference semis between the Heat and Raptors is in the books, and man, was it memorable. We all know what happened. The Raps played great defence in the first half, but couldn’t take advantage of their offensive opportunities. Well, like always, it came back to haunt … More NBA: Heat/Raps Game One Reactions; Game Two Keys to Success