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Second In The East, How Can The Raptors Bridge The Gap To First? - GiveMeSport

Second In The East, How Can The Raptors Bridge The Gap To First?GiveMeSportAfter a few years in the relative doldrums, the Toronto Raptors are on the upswing. Second in the Eastern Conference and tied with the Houston Rockets for the fifth best record in the entire league at 14-7, the Raptors are coming off of the first ever ...and more »

Knicks seek 5th in a row at home vs. Cavs - Sporting News;

Knicks seek 5th in a row at home vs. Cavs - Sporting News

Sporting NewsKnicks seek 5th in a row at home vs. CavsSporting NewsDecember 7, 2016 5:37pm EST December 7, 2016 5:30pm EST Can the Knicks up end the Cavs at MSG? NBA Australia. Published on Dec. 7, 2016. Updated at 5:37 p.m. ET. The Cleveland Cavaliers could be without one of their key ingredients when they ...and more »

LeBron James, J.R. Smith hampered by injuries in Cleveland Cavaliers' win - WKYC-TV;

LeBron James, J.R. Smith hampered by injuries in Cleveland Cavaliers' win - WKYC-TV

WKYC-TVLeBron James, J.R. Smith hampered by injuries in Cleveland Cavaliers' winWKYC-TVLeBron James and J.R. Smith were hampered by injuries in the Cleveland Cavaliers' win over the Toronto Raptors Monday night. (Photo: Dan Hamilton, Custom). CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST. The Cleveland Cavaliers claimed a ...and more »

KeyBank Five Keys: Cavaliers at Knicks - Cavs.com;

KeyBank Five Keys: Cavaliers at Knicks - Cavs.com

Cavs.comKeyBank Five Keys: Cavaliers at KnicksCavs.comOn Wednesday night, the Wine and Gold wrap up their longest roadie of the young season, making their first appearance at The Garden this year for a matchup with the new-look Knicks. The Cavaliers are coming off a 116-112 win over the Raptors ...and more »

Whats a mob to a King? - Raptors Republic;

Whats a mob to a King? - Raptors Republic

Raptors RepublicWhats a mob to a King?Raptors RepublicWe should enjoy what we have, because regardless of the incoming player, there is no guarantee things change for the better. With a third star, can Toronto dethrone King James? Share. Tweet. Share. Share. Email. On Monday night, the Toronto Raptors ...and more »

The Case for the Super Sub – Why Patrick Patterson Needs to Come Off the Bench - Raptors Republic;

The Case for the Super Sub – Why Patrick Patterson Needs to Come Off the Bench - Raptors Republic

Raptors RepublicThe Case for the Super Sub – Why Patrick Patterson Needs to Come Off the BenchRaptors RepublicMost of us have questioned the decision to keep Patrick Patterson out of the starting lineup at one point or another but it may be one of Coach Casey's better moves. Share. Tweet. Share. Share. Email. With the Raptors being forced to trot out some ...and more »

Is the Raptors' offense historically great like the Warriors'? - ABC News

Is the Raptors' offense historically great like the Warriors'?ABC NewsThe Golden State Warriors might have the best offense in NBA history, as I wrote last week. Over the last 10 games, however, the Warriors haven't even been the best offense in the NBA this season. That honor belongs to the Toronto Raptors, who have put ...and more »

JR Smith Injury Update: Smith's Return Uncertain; MRI Results Released - iSportsTimes.com;

JR Smith Injury Update: Smith's Return Uncertain; MRI Results Released - iSportsTimes.com

iSportsTimes.comJR Smith Injury Update: Smith's Return Uncertain; MRI Results ReleasediSportsTimes.comJ.R. Smith speaks before screening of the movie 'Race' for The Boys & Girls Club of Cleveland on January 26, 2016 in Valley View, Ohio. (Photo : Duane Prokop/Getty Images). Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard JR Smith suffered an injury on Monday night, ...and more »

Morning Coffee – Wed, Dec 7 - Raptors Republic;

Morning Coffee – Wed, Dec 7 - Raptors Republic

Raptors RepublicMorning Coffee – Wed, Dec 7Raptors RepublicTo be clear, the Raptors' offense functioning so well is a product of more than just making shots. Even when they're not canning open looks, the Raptors do some other things well that ensure their offense has a high floor. Essentially, they may not ...and more »

Five Things To Expect: 2nd quarter of Raptors' schedule - Standard Freeholder;

Five Things To Expect: 2nd quarter of Raptors' schedule - Standard Freeholder

Standard FreeholderFive Things To Expect: 2nd quarter of Raptors' scheduleStandard FreeholderDeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors signals to teammates during the first half of an NBA game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Air Canada Centre on Dec. 5, 2016 in Toronto. (Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images). Tweet · Bookmark and Share. Change text ...and more »

When J.R. Smith Returns, He Should Come Off The Bench - King James Gospel;

When J.R. Smith Returns, He Should Come Off The Bench - King James Gospel

King James GospelWhen J.R. Smith Returns, He Should Come Off The BenchKing James GospelJ.R. Smith could provide the bench with the boost they need when he returns from his knee injury. J.R. Smith is an emotional leader of the Cleveland Cavaliers. With a hyperextended knee keeping him out for a few games, it's possible that he could ...and more »

NBA Injury Report: JR Smith suffers non-serious knee injury - RealSport101 (blog);

NBA Injury Report: JR Smith suffers non-serious knee injury - RealSport101 (blog)

RealSport101 (blog)NBA Injury Report: JR Smith suffers non-serious knee injuryRealSport101 (blog)The Cleveland Cavaliers will be without shooting guard J.R. Smith for Wednesday's matchup with the New York Knicks and possibly the next few games more with a knee injury that was not worse than initially feared. Smith suffered the injury in the Cavs' ...and more »

Do the Toronto Raptors Need to Make a Trade? - Hashtag Basketball;

Do the Toronto Raptors Need to Make a Trade? - Hashtag Basketball

Hashtag BasketballDo the Toronto Raptors Need to Make a Trade?Hashtag BasketballDo the Toronto Raptors need to make a trade? Yes, no, maybe, I don't know. No one wants to blow up this Raptors core that exceeded expectations last season. Currently, the Raptors are 14-7 coming off a loss to the Cavs after beating the banged-up ...and more »

Cavaliers get good news: JR Smith's injured knee structurally sound, but veteran guard will miss tonight's game then ... - Chronicle Telegram;

Cavaliers get good news: JR Smith's injured knee structurally sound, but veteran guard will miss tonight's game then ... - Chronicle Telegram

Chronicle TelegramCavaliers get good news: JR Smith's injured knee structurally sound, but veteran guard will miss tonight's game then ...Chronicle TelegramCavaliers guard J.R. Smith leans into teammates Richard Jefferson, left, and Kevin Love for support after being injured during the first half of Monday's game against Toronto. CHRIS YOUNG / THE CANADIAN PRESS VIA AP. <; >. Share. Tweet. Share. Email.and more »

Cavs' Smith sidelined with hyperextended left knee - NBA.com (blog);

Cavs' Smith sidelined with hyperextended left knee - NBA.com (blog)

NBA.com (blog)Cavs' Smith sidelined with hyperextended left kneeNBA.com (blog)J.R. Smith has no structural damage but is day-to-day with a hyperextended left knee. CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cavaliers starting shooting guard J.R. Smith will miss at least one game -- and probably more -- with a hyperextended left knee. The Cavs said an ...and more »

J.R. Smith out vs. Knicks, listed as day-to-day - Fear the Sword

J.R. Smith out vs. Knicks, listed as day-to-dayFear the SwordJ.R. Smith's knee injury won't keep him out for an extended period of time. Smith, who left Monday's game against the Toronto Raptors in the first quarter after hurting his left knee, underwent an MRI in Cleveland today that revealed no structural damage.and more »

Cavs News: Team Releases MRI Results for J.R. Smith's Knee Injury - Cavaliers Nation (blog);

Cavs News: Team Releases MRI Results for J.R. Smith's Knee Injury - Cavaliers Nation (blog)

Cavaliers Nation (blog)Cavs News: Team Releases MRI Results for J.R. Smith's Knee InjuryCavaliers Nation (blog)The Cleveland Cavaliers caught a huge break on Tuesday afternoon as it was announced that the results of shooting guard J.R. Smith's MRI had come back clean. Sources: Cleveland guard J.R. Smith's left knee MRI returned clean today. He's expected to be ...and more »

Cavaliers' J.R. Smith: Ruled out for Wednesday - CBSSports.com

Cavaliers' J.R. Smith: Ruled out for WednesdayCBSSports.comSmith's injury is now being listed as a left knee hyper-extension and he's been ruled out for Wednesday's matchup with the Knicks, Chris Fedor of Cleveland.com reports. Smith underwent an MRI Tuesday, which confirmed he's not dealing with a serious ...and more »

Miami rules out JR Smith (knee) against Knicks on Wednesday - numberFire;

Miami rules out JR Smith (knee) against Knicks on Wednesday - numberFire

numberFireMiami rules out JR Smith (knee) against Knicks on WednesdaynumberFireCleveland Cavaliers guard/forward J.R. Smith is listed as out for Wednesday's game versus the New York Knicks. What It Means: Smith is considered day-to-day after an MRI revealed no structural damage in his left knee. He's struggled mightily this year, ...and more »

Cavs J.R. Smith: MRI negative, out for game against Knicks - fox8.com;

Cavs J.R. Smith: MRI negative, out for game against Knicks - fox8.com

fox8.comCavs J.R. Smith: MRI negative, out for game against Knicksfox8.comCLEVELAND – The day after he injuring his left knee during a game against the Toronto Raptors, Cleveland Cavs guard J.R. Smith's MRI came back negative for structural damage. He has been diagnosed with a knee hyperextension. The team announced ...and more »