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Raptors clinch first NBA championship in team's 24-year franchise history

Raptors clinch first NBA championship in team's 24-year franchise history

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Toronto Raptors' blockbuster trade for Kawhi Leonard last summer was barely a day old when the forward reached out to his new teammate Kyle Lowry. "I said 'Let's go out and do something special.
QB Mike Reilly embracing life with B.C. Lions, role as face of the CFL

QB Mike Reilly embracing life with B.C. Lions, role as face of the CFL

VANCOUVER — A lot has changed in Mike Reilly's life since the last time he played for the B.C. Lions. As a third-string quarterback he lived with a teammate in 2012, staying up late after practice playing video games.
Championship timeline: Reliving the Toronto Raptors' road to the NBA title

Championship timeline: Reliving the Toronto Raptors' road to the NBA title

The Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA championship in franchise history on Thursday, finishing off the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the Finals.
Toronto Raptors point guard Fred VanVleet comes through in clutch

Toronto Raptors point guard Fred VanVleet comes through in clutch

OAKLAND, Calif. — A two-time NBA most valuable player was full of praise for an undrafted point guard at the conclusion of the NBA Finals. Leave it to Stephen Curry to sum up what Fred VanVleet means to the Toronto Raptors.
Fans delirious as Raptors best Warriors to win NBA championship

Fans delirious as Raptors best Warriors to win NBA championship

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors, a team whose magical playoff run sparked civic pride and raucous enthusiasm across Canada, sent fans into fits of unbridled joy on Thursday as they beat the reigning champ Golden State Warriors in a see-saw thriller to
The injuries pile up, and the Warriors' reign ends

The injuries pile up, and the Warriors' reign ends

OAKLAND, Calif. — In the end, they were just battered and broken. And now, they're beaten. The Golden State Warriors are champions no more.
The latest from Game 6 of the NBA Finals

The latest from Game 6 of the NBA Finals

1:35 a.m. Celebrations continue in Toronto following the Raptors' historic win in the NBA Finals. While most of the festivities have been peaceful, two police cruisers parked on a downtown street were damaged by fans.

Scores and Schedule

Thursday's Games NBA Finals Toronto 114 Golden State 110 (Raptors win series 4-2) --- CFL Hamilton 23 Saskatchewan 17 --- Women's World Cup Australia 3 Brazil 2 China 1 South Africa 0 --- MLB American League Minnesota 10 Seattle 5 Toronto 12 Baltimor

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NBA Finals Toronto 114 Golden State 110 (Raptors win series 4-2) --- CFL Hamilton 23 Saskatchewan 17 --- Women's World Cup Australia 3 Brazil 2 China 1 South Africa 0 --- MLB American League Minnesota 10 Seattle 5 Toronto 12 Baltimor
King of the North: Kawhi Leonard wins Finals MVP

King of the North: Kawhi Leonard wins Finals MVP

OAKLAND, Calif. — Kawhi Leonard's first season with the Toronto Raptors started with his now-infamous laugh. It ended with him getting the last laugh. The best player on the league's newly crowned best team is an NBA Finals MVP for the second time.