Posts Tagged: Raptors

The drama surrounding Kevin Durant’s injury and the Golden State Warriors almost overshadows the fact that there’s still an NBA championship series going on and the Toronto Raptors currently have a 3-2 lead. The Raptors blew a chance to claim their first title at home when they let a late lead slip away in Game 5. Now Toronto has to… Read more »

The St. Louis Blues have come back from a 2-1 series deficit and sit one game away from clinching their first Stanley Cup championship in franchise history. They’ll try to accomplish that feat tonight as the Blues host the Boston Bruins in Game 6 at Enterprise Center. To get Dunkel’s pick, click HERE. The Washington Nationals (29-35) are also trying… Read more »

The Toronto Raptors took advantage of a short-handed Golden State team to take Game 3 of the NBA Finals, 123-109, and go up 2-1 in the series. While the Warriors will continue to be without Kevin Durant (strained calf) for tonight’s Game 4, they are expecting the return of Klay Thompson (hamstring) to the starting lineup. To get Dunkel’s pick,… Read more »

While the Toronto Raptors are new to the NBA Finals, they are led by a familiar face as Kawhi Leonard makes his return to the championship round after winning a title with San Antonio back in 2014. Leonard powered the Raptors in two tough series against Philadelphia and Milwaukee to make their first Finals in franchise history. Their opponent —… Read more »

Despite missing three mainstays (Jose Altuve, George Springer and Carlos Correa) from their lineup last night, the Houston Astros scratched out a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs in the interleague series opener. The Cubs (30-22) will try to bounce back tonight, but will need a better performance from starter Jon Lester (3-3, 2.68), who has a 9.72 ERA over… Read more »

The Columbus Blue Jackets had never made it past the first round of the NHL playoffs before eliminating the Tampa Bay Lightning this year. Now the Blue Jackets can put themselves in a good position to get past the second round as well if they can beat the Boston Bruins tonight. Up 2-1 in the series, Columbus will host Game… Read more »

With the first month of the MLB season in the books, the surprising Tampa Bay Rays own the best record overall at 18-9. The Rays finished off a two-game sweep of the defending champion Red Sox yesterday and head to Kansas City tonight to take on the Royals, who have the worst record in the AL at 9-19. Kevin Cash… Read more »