Blake Murphy
Why first-rounder Siakam is exactly what the Raptors need
Blake Murphy
You may have been surprised when you heard Pascal Siakam's name called in the first round of the NBA draft. Just watch him play, and you won't be anymore.
Shooting slump for Raptors stars remains focal point before Game 1
Blake Murphy
How Powell and the Raptors turned his jumper from a liability to a weapon
Blake Murphy
Norm Powell's poor shooting numbers caused him to plummet into the second round of the NBA draft. Here's how Powell and the Raptors coaching strength turned a weakness into one of the rookie's biggest strengths.
Raptors facing a much different challenge against Heat
Blake Murphy
After beating the Indiana Pacers in the first round, the Toronto Raptors are facing a much different challenge against the Miami Heat in Round 2.
DeRozan's 'Plan B', Ross injury update & more from Tuesday's practice
Blake Murphy
Breaking down Bruno: Analyzing Caboclo's sophomore year with the Raptors
Blake Murphy
Norm Powell, Delon Wright, and Lucas Nogueira all made big impressions on the Raptors this season. But how has 2015 top pick Bruno Caboclo fared in his sophomore season?
Offensive growth for Raptors' Valanciunas about variety not volume
Blake Murphy
Sportsnet contributor Blake Murphy on why the development of Jonas Valanciunas' game and role with the Raptors hinges on versatility instead of volume.
Raptors-Cavaliers matchup holds major short & long-term implications
Blake Murphy
Making the Case: Why it's time the Raptors swap Scola for Patterson
Blake Murphy
The Raptors may have won 17 or their last 20, but as contributor Blake Murphy writes, that doesn't mean there aren't clear opportunities to get better. And it begins with re-thinking the starting five.