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Toronto Raptors GM attends a vigil for the Toronto van attack victims

Video Masai Ujiri, the Toronto Raptors general manager, wanted to show support to the victims of Monday afternoon’s van attack Posted: Apr 25, 2018 9:41 AM ET | Last Updated: April 25 Masai Ujiri, the Toronto Raptors general manager, wanted to show support to the victims of Monday afternoon’s van attack 0:54 <… CBC | NBA News

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Masai Ujiri calls on Toronto to 'come together' after van attack

Raptors president Masai Ujiri made a plea for Torontonians to “come together and support one another” in the wake of the horrific van attack that killed 10 and left 15 injured. Ujiri addressed the media after practice Tuesday, offering his condolences, urging people not to be afraid and asking them “to believe in our city.” Ujiri, a native of Nigeria, ...

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Wednesday night is a huge one for Toronto sports

We could all use a diversion right now, so let’s talk about the extraordinary Wednesday on tap for Toronto sports fans. It’s hard to imagine a bigger night for any sports town. The marquee attraction is Game 7 of the suddenly thrilling Leafs-Bruins series, but there’s also a pivotal Raptors playoff contest and the deciding leg of Toronto FC’s Champions League final matchup. Throw in an enticing ...

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Sports can't heal Toronto — but they can help

You certainly could have forgiven the Toronto Maple Leafs if they didn’t really feel like playing a hockey game Monday night. And fans inside the arena were in anything but a festive mood. But the players were on the ice and there wasn’t an empty seat in the house. Really, what else could they do? Toronto is, thankfully, new to this — new to ...

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Lowry: Toronto van attacker 'definitely would have been shot up' in America

The city of Toronto was still reeling Tuesday after a van mowed down a number of pedestrians on its busiest street the previous day, killing 10 people and injuring 15 more. Asked about Monday’s events, Kyle Lowry – who was in Toronto at the BioSteel Centre preparing for Wednesday’s pivotal Game 5 against the <a data… NBA | theScore

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Raptors vs. Wizards: Does Toronto finally have 'it?'

Three years after the Washington Wizards made them disappear, the Toronto Raptors are looking for some playoff magic of their own. The Raptors were swept by the Wizards in the first round in 2015 when all-stars Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan quickly succumbed to the Wizards’ backcourt duo of John Wall and Bradley Beal. On Saturday, the Raptors and Wizards will tip off for ...

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