2014 NBA PLAYOFFS

The Raptors Gave Away Drake Lint Rollers To 1,200 Very Lucky Fans

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Playing off the 'news' story about Drake lint rolling his pants in his courtside seat, the Raptors gave away lint rollers last night.

2014 NBA PLAYOFFS

Ten Bucks Says Drake Is Already Sitting On A Lint Roller Joke For The ESPYs

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Drake was caught lint-rolling his pants during an NBA playoff game and that has somehow become a news story.

Sports

Check Out ‘Game Of Thrones’ Hodor And Bran Hanging Out At A Basketball Game

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'Game of Thrones' stars HODOR and Bran take in a Toronto Raptor's basketball game in a picture that will make you love them even more. Also, HODOR!

AWFUL OFFICIATING

What The Crap Is Going On With The Officiating At Sacramento Kings Games?

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For the second time in a week, NBA refs ejected an opposing player at a Sacramento Kings, and this call on Kyle Lowry is a real doozie.

BASKETBALL

Drake Actually Showed Up To The Raptors Game Because He’s Their Biggest Fan Ever

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Rapper Drake serves as the Raptors' Global Ambassador but it was still a little surprising that he showed up for the team's Drake Night on Saturday.

BROOKLYN NETS

The Toronto Raptors Are Hosting 'Drake Night' Even Though He's A Heat Fan

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Sure, Drake partied with the Heat when they won the NBA title, but the Toronto Raptors are still giving him his own night.

BASKETBALL

Kobe Bryant’s Return To The NBA Was Star Wars-Themed For Some Reason

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LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant returned to the NBA in a game against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday, and was intro'd with The Imperial March from Star Wars.

BASKETBALL

Somebody Comfort Drake: The Toronto Raptors Mascot Tore His Achilles Doing A Backflip

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The Toronto Raptors mascot tore his Achilles doing a backflip at a promotional event and will be out for the reason. Somewhere, Drake needs a hug.

BASKETBALL

The DeMar DeRozan Birthday Cake Says Everything You Could Possibly Say About DeMar DeRozan

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I can't in good conscience call Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan's birthday cake the worst athlete birthday cake ever -- that designation goes to <a href="http://blacksportsonline.com/home/2011/07/pics-bills-stevie-johnson-serenas-booty-birthday-cake-literally-it-is-an-ass/" target="_blank">Stevie Johnson's ass cake</a> forever and always -- but good God, is it marvelously awful.

BASKETBALL

The Toronto Star Let Readers Redesign The Raptors Uniforms

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If I've learned one thing from watching pro wrestling, it's that you should never let fans make decisions about the things they're fans of.

BASKETBALL

Wednesday Dunk Battle: Westbrook Vs. James Vs. Griffin Vs. Ross

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After a brief hiatus to deal with objective weekly winners like <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/03/deandre-jordan-may-have-killed-brandon-knight" target="_blank">DeAndre Jordan's dunk on Brandon Knight</a>, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/03/lebron-james-dunk-on-jason-terry-video" target="_blank">LeBron's ridiculous circus posterization of Jason Terry</a> and <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/04/doug-anderson-wins-all-the-dunk-contests" target="_blank">Doug Anderson's destruction of the space-time continuum</a>, the Wednesday Dunk Battle is back.

BASKETBALL

Buzzer Beater Gone Wrong

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Landry Fields attempts a full-court buzzer beater that hits nothing but face.

ARIANNY CELESTE

With Leather’s Watch This: At Least The Toronto Raptors Have Rachel McAdams

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At 23-34, the Toronto Raptors aren’t having a great season, by any means, but they’re still only 4.

BASKETBALL

This José Calderón Kia Commercial Is Fake. I Am 99% Sure.

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Once upon a time, the more gullible of our ilk could watch television and believe <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVTo8hopFZg" target="_blank">LeBron James sinking full court shots</a>, or <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cu8XNJmQsCI" target="_blank">Michael Vick having the power to throw a football out of a stadium</a>.

CRAZY FANS

ROFLMNBAO: The Best Of This Week’s NBA Action In Pictures

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Last Friday, the not-surprisingly-terrible New Jersey Nets earned their second win of the season with a 97-85 tickle fight against the slightly-less-terrible Toronto Raptors.

CELEBRITY GOSSIP

And Justin Bieber Was All Like, ‘Damn Shawty’

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Last <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/12/justin-bieber-and-michael-buble-are-nhl-stars#page/1">we checked in on Canadian pop superstar Justin Bieber</a>, he was skating with the Toronto Maple Leafs as part of the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada’s efforts to make a young girl’s dream come true, before he headed off to hand out food at the Daily Bread Food Bank.

ESPN THE MAGAZINE

The News Just Gets Worse For Canada

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ESPN the Magazine, or Highlights for sports fans as I like to call it, has finally released its highly-anticipated 9th-annual Ultimate Standings.


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