Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 76

You were probably expecting some kind of London joke or reference to start this out, weren’t you? Well, you were wrong. Instead, in episode 76 of The Atlantic Files, Alex Fischbein talks about the New York Knicks and their recent struggles. The game notes make a return, but this time they are exposing some lazy

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Fantasy Basketball Starting Five: Week 12

Each week in the fantasy realm there is always a new story. With new matchups, new performances, and injuries to valued players. There are always moving pieces. The key to being a good fantasy owner and to have supreme power over your opponents is to be aware of the players dominating the NBA. What this weekly

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DeMar DeRozan Toronto Raptors

Can we finally trust the Toronto Raptors?

A lot of discussions are being had about the Toronto Raptors lately and deservingly so. With a 26-10 record and 13-3 in the months of December and January, the Raptors have risen to the number two team in the East. Everywhere I go I hear questions of “Why isn’t anyone talking about the Raptors?” Well,

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Roundtable: Out with the old year, in with the new in the NBA

With 2017 in the books and the first chapter of 2018 underway, several of our writers gather for a roundtable discussion on everything that was NBA basketball in the previous year, as well on what we should expect in the new year, including teams that may rise/fall and players to keep an eye on. Our

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 74

Happy holidays everyone! As the yearly tradition continues, an episode of The Atlantic Files had to be released on Christmas Eve. This year, Alex talks about the Toronto Raptors and their impressive 10-1 record in December so far. After tons of replayed game film, it’s clear to see who the primary driver of their success

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Fantasy Basketball Starting Five: Week 10

Each week in the fantasy realm there is always a new story. With new matchups, new performances, and injuries to valued players. There are always moving pieces. The key to being a good fantasy owner and to have supreme power over your opponents is to be aware of the players dominating the NBA. What this weekly

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 71

Episode 71 of the Atlantic Files is here to talk about the city that the Drake guy is from. Yes, that city. The one with the team named after dinosaurs. The Raptors, while having one of the more interesting names, are one of the more boring teams in the Atlantic Division. They may be second

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Society Top 50: No. 26 – DeMar DeRozan

Name: DeMar DeRozan Ranking: 26 Team: Toronto Raptors 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 27.3 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 3.9 APG, 46.7 FG%, 26.6 3PT%, 84.2 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 24.0 PER, 55.2 TS%, 9.0 WS, 2.4 OBPM, -1.5 DBPM, 1.9 VORP The Breakdown They say that the mid-range jump shot is a lost art in the NBA. Those

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Ep. 58

Hear the other episodes of the Year in Review series: Nets, Sixers, Knicks The Atlantic Files is here to deliver the next team on the “Year in Review” menu. In episode 58, I take a look at the season that was for the Toronto Raptors. The core of the Raptors and the bench squad both

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The Toronto Raptors Are Looking More and More Helpless

You can “argue” that the worst team remaining in the 2016-17 NBA postseason — are none other than the Raptors. In the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the Toronto Raptors have now given up games one and two against the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers. And at this point, we could assume that at least 75% of viewers

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