Syracuse lands prized Illinois transfer Alan Griffin, son of Raptors assistant Adrian Griffin

An Illinois guard who helped key the program’s turnaround in the 2019-20 season is transferring to Syracuse, he told 247Sports. Alan Griffin, a 6-foot-5 guard and 41.6 percent 3-point shooter as a sophomore, will have two years of eligibility with the Orange. Griffin averaged 8.9 points in 18.1 minutes per Read more

Coronavirus: Raptors’ Chris Boucher apologizes for breaking team-wide quarantine by going to grocery store

Quarantining is a fairly simple concept. All it involves is the removal of contact with other human beings, and plenty of NBA players have been forced to do so in light of Rudy Gobert’s positive coronavirus test. Every team that played against Gobert’s Utah Jazz went into self-quarantine following his Read more

Coronavirus: Raptors advised to ‘go into self-isolation for 14 days’ after recent game against Jazz

Amid increasing concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus, members of the Toronto Raptors — players, coaches and traveling staff — have been advised to go in self-isolation for a period of two weeks. On Wednesday night, the NBA officially announced that it has suspended the season after Jazz center Read more

Raptors vs. Jazz odds, line, spread: 2020 NBA picks, March 9 predictions from model on 49-31 roll

Rudy Gobert and the Utah Jazz (41-22) host Kyle Lowry and the Toronto Raptors (45-18) on Monday. Starting guard Fred VanVleet (shoulder) has missed the past five games for the Raptors and is again listed as questionable entering Monday’s action. The team received some good news over the weekend, as Read more

Raptors vs. Kings odds, line, spread: 2020 NBA picks, March 8 predictions from advanced computer model

The Sacramento Kings will take on the Toronto Raptors at 9 p.m. ET Sunday at the Golden 1 Center. Sacramento is 28-35 overall and 14-16 at home, while Toronto is 44-18 overall and 21-9 on the road. Toronto has lost three of its last five games. Sacramento, meanwhile, has won Read more

Stephen Curry highlights: Warriors star hangs four-point play, drains 35-foot bomb on Raptors in return

After a four-month absence spent rehabbing his surgically repaired broken left hand, Stephen Curry made his highly anticipated return to the Warriors’ lineup on Thursday night vs. the Raptors. And it didn’t take him long to get going. Through three quarters, Curry put up 19 points, six assists and five Read more

Raptors vs. Warriors odds, line, spread: 2020 NBA picks, Steph Curry predictions from model on 49-31 run

The Toronto Raptors (43-18) and the Golden State Warriors (14-48) square off on Thursday evening in San Francisco. The matchup is a rematch of the 2019 NBA Finals and, in addition, the contest marks the return of Stephen Curry from a hand injury he sustained in November. Draymond Green (knee) is Read more