The Raptors surprised everyone as they have a better winning percentage so far this year compared with their championship season in 2019. Let's take a broad overview of their season so far.
The defending champs were supposed to take a step back without Kawhi Leonard, but the Raptors just keep on defying expectations.
The Raptors have been praised for being "innovative" on defense, but the reality is a lot simpler than that. They're just happy to test things out.
The Raptors went 3-2 against some tough opponents, but the real victory won't be measured in the standings.
OG Anunoby's play is representative of the Raptors as a whole, where defense comes first and offense remains a promising work in progress.
The Raptors were always destined to sign Pascal Siakam. Why his max contract makes sense, and why the Raptors did the right thing in passing up short-term flexibility.
With preseason mercifully upon us, we've picked one thing to keep an eye on as the exhibition games play out. We'll try to find meaning in certain areas for each team in the league.
The Raptors may go down as the league's unlikeliest champions, which is why their story is worth remembering
The Raptors have been unfazed so far, but the test only gets tougher from here
The Raptors are steadfast in playing their way, and do not look ready to lose that battle of wills
Kyle Lowry, Danny Green and Fred VanVleet combined to lift the Raptors in a must-win spot
The Raptors have a lethal defense, and they'll need to rediscover their mojo after getting picked apart in Game 2
Pascal Siakam dominated Game 1, and how he proceeds could define the series
The Raptors got what they needed from the top dogs, but the challenge gets greater from here