Raptors celebrate title with win — and biggest NBA championship rings ever
SFGate -

The Toronto Raptors slipped on shiny new rings, unfurled a championship banner, then got their title defense started with a hard-fought victory.

Fred VanVleet scored a career-high 34 points, Pascal Siakam fouled out with 34 points and 18 rebounds, and the defending champion Raptors beat the Pelicans 130-122 in overtime in Toronto on Tuesday night in the NBA's season-opening game.

"Pascal and Freddy, they are the young core, they are the guys who will carry this thing," Toronto guard Kyle...

Read this story at


Related Articles