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With Donnovan Bennett & JD Bunkis

Sportsnet's Raptors & NBA Podcast

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June 14: Your NBA Champions, The Toronto Raptors
June 14 2019
June 14: Your NBA Champions, The Toronto Raptors
June 14 2019

The Toronto Raptors are your 2019 NBA Champions. JD Bunkis and guest co-host Faizal Khamisa reflect on a night they will never forget and discuss the scenes in Toronto following the Raptors Game 6 victory in the NBA Finals.

They also touch on why Masai Ujiri was the most import piece to this puzzle, the greatest Raptors of all-time, Kyle Lowry, Kawhi Leonard's playoff dominance, Fred VanVleet's Finals touch and much more.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Amil Delic, and hosted by JD Bunkis and Faizal Khamisa.

Audio Credits: ABC, ESPN and Sportsnet 590 The FAN

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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June 8: We've got to talk about Kawhi
June 08 2019

The Raptors are one win away from their first NBA championship, and Kawhi Leonard is playing like vintage Michael Jordan. Donnovan and JD jump into the studio for a quick reaction episode off Game 4.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Christian Ryan, and hosted by Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis.

Audio Credits: Sportsnet 590 the FAN.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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June 6: Raptors Let It Rip In Game 3
June 06 2019

The Raptors beat the Warriors and go up 2-1 in the NBA Finals. Donnovan and JD break down how Toronto took advantage of Golden State’s injuries, Kyle Lowry’s aggressiveness, Serge Ibaka’s defensive play, the Raps coming out strong in the third quarter and how we’re now seeing the importance of load management throughout the season.

They also preview Game 4 and what we could see from the Raptors going forward.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Amil Delic, and hosted by Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis.

Audio Credits: Sportsnet

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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June 3: The one that got away
June 03 2019

Donnovan and JD dissect Game 2 of the Finals. What the Raptors didn't do to stop Golden State's third quarter run, Boogie Cousins' impact on the game, injuries that continue to hamper the Warriors and if the Raptors have found their "Curry stopper."

They also discuss adjustments the Warriors made on defence to stop the Raptors, Kyle Lowry's foul trouble and what Pascal Siakam must do to bounce back.

This episode is produced and sound engineered by Amil Delic, and hosted by Donnovan Bennett and JD Bunkis.

Audio Credits: Sportsnet 590 The FAN.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Media Inc. or any affiliate.

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