Thursday, December 18, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST - EPISODE 73 - The "Undefeated on Drake Nights" episode

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 73 (12.18.2014)


Episode 73 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (12.18.14) - The Toronto Raptors are now 2-0 on Drake Nights and have 20 wins on the season. On this week's podcast, we talk about the addition of Landry Fields to the starting lineup, Sean's trip to Toronto, DeMar's postgame interview with Kyle Lowry, the Raptors upcoming west coast road swing and of course, the Wenningtons of the Week highlighting the top Canadian talent in the NBA.


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Thursday, December 4, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST - EPISODE 72 - The "Steppin' Up" episode

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 72 (12.04.2014)


Episode 72 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (12.04.14) - DeMar DeRozan went down with a groin injury last week, leaving the Raptors without their All-Star shooting guard. Who will step up in his place? On this week's podcast, we talk about this topic as well as Kyle Lowry's leadership, Coach Casey as the Eastern Conference Coach of the Month, vintage Kobe Bryant and of course, the Wenningtons of the Week highlighting the top Canadian talent in the NBA.


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Thursday, November 27, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST - EPISODE 71 - The "Sweet Lou" episode

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 71 (11.27.2014)


Episode 71 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (11.27.14) - The Raptors have been playing above everyone's expectations so far this season and are currently on a six game winning streak. On this week's podcast Mike Masaya (@hoopsaddiction) joins us from Montreal to talk about his breakfast with Masai Ujiri, the impact of Lou Williams, the Raptors statement win over Cleveland, the NBA debut of rookie Bruno Caboclo, Toronto's chances of an NBA title (according to ESPN) and of course, the Wenningtons of the Week highlighting the top Canadian talent in the NBA.


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Thursday, November 20, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST - EPISODE 70 - The "Tribute Video" episode

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 70 (11.20.2014)


Episode 70 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (11.20.14) - Vince Carter got a tribute video from the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night and it brought tears to his eyes, but we're not crying this because the Raptors are off to a hot start with a 9-2 record. On this week's podcast we talk about the last week with the Raptors, DeMar's new scoring milestone, Vince Carter's impact on Canadian basketball fans and of course, we chat about the Wenningtons of the Week, where we highlight the top Canadian talent in the NBA.


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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST - EPISODE 69 - The "Don't Jinx The Streak" episode

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 69 (11.12.2014)


Episode 69 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (11.12.14) - We didn't want to have a podcast until the win streak was over...but the Raps just keep on winning! We're back for another season of the #RAPSTALK podcast and on this week's episode we discuss the Raptors strong start, the new look roster, the return of the Raptor, the 20th Anniversary of the franchise and of course, the Wenningtons of the Week highlighting the top Canadian talent in the NBA.


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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 68 (09.07.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 68 (09.07.2014)


Episode 68 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (09.07.14) - The #NBANation Tour presented by Samsung rolled into Mic Mac Mall in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia this past weekend and former Toronto Raptor, Jerome Williams was in attendance for a Q&A and autograph session for all of the NBA fans in attendance. It was a jam-packed afternoon at Mic Mac Mall with multiple NBA events/activities including a three-point contest, Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown, photo opportunities with the Raptor (the Toronto Raptors mascot), and the Larry O'Brien championship trophy. Jerome Williams was the highlight on Saturday afternoon and brought his high energy to his Halifax Dogg Pound: meeting with fans as well as judging the Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown.


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Monday, May 5, 2014

RAPTORS NBA PLAYOFFS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 67 (05.05.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 67 (05.05.2014)
Episode 67 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (05.05.14) - Heartbreaker. A Paul Pierce block on Kyle Lowry proved to be the difference maker in this Toronto Raptors-Brooklyn Nets seven game series and all of a sudden, this exciting Raptors season has come to a close. On today's recap podcast, we talk all about Game 7, the Canadian Raptors fanbase, the future of Coach Casey, the potential return of Vince Carter, the development of Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan, Kevin Garnett's comments about Toronto and Jonas Valanciunas' upcoming summer workout with one-time Toronto Raptor, Hakeem Olajuwon. It was a tough way to go out, but it was all worth it. Until 2014-2015!


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Saturday, May 3, 2014

RAPTORS NBA PLAYOFFS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 66 (05.03.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 66 (05.03.2014)
Episode 66 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (05.03.14) - The Raps couldn't get the job done on Friday. Toronto had the opportunity to close out the series against the Brooklyn Nets in Brooklyn but came out flat, losing 97-83. On this recap podcast, the crew recaps Game Six, the disappearance of Kyle Lowry, missed opportunities for the Raptors, Drake in a Brooklyn jersey, the sparse Brooklyn crowd, Deron Williams missing person posters and Jason Kidd's 25k investment. Game Seven on Sunday, y'all.


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Thursday, May 1, 2014

RAPTORS NBA PLAYOFFS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 65 (04.30.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 65 (04.30.2014)
Episode 65 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (04.30.14) - Well, that was interesting. Toronto watched their 26-point lead slip away in the fourth quarter on Wednesday night, allowing Brooklyn to score 44 points in the fourth quarter. But Toronto managed to hold off the Nets to take a 3-2 series lead...thank god. On today's podcast we talk about this nerve-wracking game, Kyle Lowry's dominance in game five, Drake-inspired lint rollers, T-Ross regaining his confidence, 50 cent, Joe Johnson's crazy second half and four-point play opportunities. Next stop, Brooklyn.


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Monday, April 28, 2014

RAPTORS NBA PLAYOFFS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 64 (04.27.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 64 (04.27.2014)
Episode 64 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (04.27.14) - We're all tied up. The Raptors stole one in Brooklyn on Sunday night and now head back to Toronto for a game five. On this week's podcast, we recap games three and four of the series, talk about Raptors Square aka 'Juarassic Park', Greivis Vasquez and his big time plays, Ghostface Killah, DeMar's stellar play and Lowry's knee. Check it out.


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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

RAPTORS NBA PLAYOFFS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 63 (04.23.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 63 (04.23.2014)
Episode 63 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (04.23.14) - The Raptors finally got themselves a playoff win. The Raptors took Game 2 of the Nets-Raptors playoffs series with a 100-95 win at home. On this week's NBA playoffs postgame podcast we discuss DeMar's bounce back game, a Landry Fields sighting, Drake's lint roller, the Raptors bench production, Rob Ford and Masai Ujiri's $25,000 fine. Next stop, Brooklyn.


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Saturday, April 19, 2014

RAPTORS NBA PLAYOFFS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 62 (04.19.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 62 (04.19.2014)
Episode 62 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (04.19.14) - It's the Northern Uprising and your Toronto Raptors are back in the playoffs against the Brooklyn Nets.  On this week's podcast we recap game one of the Toronto Raptors-Brooklyn Nets playoff series. We're joined by Duane Watson of NBA TV Canada's The Hangout/TSN 1050 to talk about the Raptors, the #WeTheNorth ad campaign, Masai Ujiri's "F--- Brooklyn." comments, Jonas Valanciunas playoffs debut, DeMar's struggles and the Brooklyn Nets playoff experience vs. the Raptors inexperience.


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Thursday, March 13, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 61 (03.13.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 61 (03.13.2014)
Episode 61 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (03.13.14) - How do you #ReignOn?  Check out the contest on Hoop Heads North for a $100 certificate to NBAStore.com.  On this week's podcast we discuss the past week with the Raptors, reminisce about Chuck Swirsky, talk about Terrence Ross, his Reddit AMA and his Flappy Bird high score, Andrew Wiggins and of course our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.


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Saturday, March 8, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 60 (03.06.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 60 (03.06.2014)
Episode 60 of RAPS TALK - Raptors Podcast (03.06.14) - The crew is back! U-E makes his triumphant return to the #RAPSTALK podcast for the first time this season. On this week's podcast we discuss the new 20th anniversary logo, Bryan Colangelo's tanking comments, the growth of DeMar DeRozan, whether to boo Rudy Gay or not and of course our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.


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Thursday, February 20, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 59 (02.20.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 59 (02.20.2014)
Episode 59 of RAPS TALK (02.20.14) - It's All Star everything on this week's podcast.  Sean represented the Hoop Heads North-Hip Hoop Junkies family in New Orleans for All-Star weekend so on this week's podcast, we talk NBA All-Star weekend, Drake as a dunk contest prop, Dr. J, whiskey tastings, the NBA trade deadline and our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.


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Thursday, February 13, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 58 (02.13.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 58 (02.13.2014)
Episode 58 of RAPS TALK (02.13.14) - Sean is headed to New Orleans for All-Star weekend and will represent Halifax, Hoop Heads North and Hip Hoop Junkies in the Big Easy! On this episode of the RAPS TALK podcast, we have an All-Star Weekend focused episode where we discuss the Raptors representation that will be in New Orleans and break down our thoughts on this weekend's All-Star events. We also discuss the Raptors west coast road swing, possible trades at the deadline, Amir's half jersey-half suit vest and finally our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.

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Thursday, January 30, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 57 (01.30.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 57 (01.30.2014)
Episode 57 of RAPS TALK (01.30.14) - Well, that was an eventful two weeks for the Toronto Raptors since our last podcast. On this week's episode, we talk about All-Star Snubs, the Terrence Ross 51-point performance, the dunk contest, an amazing win in Brooklyn, JV's invite to New Orleans, DeMar's injury, Chuck Hayes' hustle and of course, our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week..

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Friday, January 17, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 56 (01.16.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 56 (01.16.2014)
Episode 56 of RAPS TALK (01.16.14) - Well, Drake Night lived up to the hype. On this episode of the RAPS TALK podcast, we talk Drake Night, Drake's intros, Drake's suit jacket, Drake's free t-shirts, the Toronto Raptors movement up the standings, DeMar DeRozan All-Star chatter, Anthony Bennett's potential move to the D-League and our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.

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Friday, January 10, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 55 (01.09.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 55 (01.09.2014)
Episode 55 of RAPS TALK (01.09.14) - What is Drake Night exactly?  We discuss this and the Raptors past week on this week's RAPS TALK podcast.  The Raptors have managed to still hold a .500 record and hold down top spot in the Atlantic Division.  Seriously, who thought Toronto would be here at this point of the season?  This week, we talk about losses to the two top teams in the East, travel delays, Patrick Patterson, the Eastern Conference, #ReignOn and our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.

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Thursday, January 2, 2014

RAPTORS PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 54 (01.02.2014)

Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 54 (01.02.2014)
Episode 54 of RAPS TALK (01.02.14) - Happy New Year, Raps fans!  The Raptors were rolling in December and have carried their winning ways into 2014 with a win over the Eastern Conference leading Indiana Pacers. On this week's podcast, we discuss the Raptors success on the road, Kyle Lowry's big game against the Knicks, Coach Casey's Coach of the Month honours, Jonas Vanlanciunas videobombs and our Wenningtons of the Week where we recap the best NBA Canadian performances from the past week.

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