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Raps Rant - THE Toronto Raptors podcast.

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Raps Rant is brought to you by Phil Marion, Patrick Harris and Blair Johnson. All things Raptors. All things NBA. We cover current stats, news and feature exciting guest speakers. Welcome!

34 Episodes | 2019 - 2021

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 9

March 3rd, 2021


This week's episode your hosts discuss the week of games, the Covid protocol and the continued Kyle Lowry trade rumours.  All of this and around the …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 8

February 22nd, 2021


In the latest segment of Raps Rant we welcome another special guest to the show! Anchor of TSN SportsCentre Jennifer Hedger joins to discuss all things Raptors all things NBA!  Hear more about her perspective from the …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 7

February 6th, 2021


What a week!! Listen to our hosts thoughts on a great week and what we expected out of this Raptors team from the beginning.  Are they officially back and playoff contenders?  This and thoughts on Beal/Raptor rumours, …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 6

February 2nd, 2021


Join the crew and special guest John Blair as they discuss how the Raptors can't finish, Nick Nurse and thoughts on what the team should do.  Around …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 5

January 26th, 2021


A special episode with our first guest!  Canadian sports broadcaster and radio host Gareth Wheeler joins Raps Rant!  Gareth currently serves as the …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 4

January 18th, 2021


Another segment all things Raptors, all things NBA!  Hear details about the Raps week and debate regarding the upcoming schedule.  The negativity has …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 3

January 11th, 2021


In this episode Phil and Pat cover the past five games.  Is Siakam back? Can the Raptors salvage the season?  Should we care?  All that and comments …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 2

December 31st, 2020


0 and 3!!! The crew discuss the extremely disappointing start and what to expect going forward.  What should Masai do this season?  Negativity is …

Raps Rant Season 3 - Episode 1

December 23rd, 2020


In the first episode of Raps Rant season 3, our hosts wing a conversation about the upcoming Raptors season still feeling hungover from the bubble....start of the season was fast! 

Inside the bubble Episode 8 - Best Two Words in Sports!

September 10th, 2020


Phil & Pat recap one of the greatest games in Raptors history and of course share our thoughts on Game 7!! 

Inside the bubble Episode 7 - I don't shoot to miss!!

September 4th, 2020


The crew is back to go over the incredible game 3 ending in what could be a season saving moment from OG! Game analysis and game 4 predictions …

Inside the bubble Episode 6 - Threw it away.....

September 3rd, 2020


Phil and Blair are back with special guest Meghan Smith to break down the disappointing game 2 loss with game 3 predictions.

Inside the bubble Episode 5 - Game 1 Sucked!!

September 1st, 2020


Toronto Boston game 1 recap with game 2 predictions and an update to the unacceptable segment with special guest Patrick Harris.

Inside the bubble Episode 4 - First ever sweep with Patrick Harris.

August 26th, 2020


Following the first ever series sweep in Raptors history the crew looks ahead to the Boston Celtics in round 2.

Inside the bubble Episode 3 - Playoff preview with Patrick Harris.

August 18th, 2020


As the Raptors set out to defend their title Phil and Blair are joined by special guest Patrick Harris to discuss how the Raptors are looking heading into the playoffs and some of the other intriguing matchups in the …

Inside the bubble Episode 2 - Back to back wins for the Champs!

August 5th, 2020


After impressive wins over the Lakers and Heat, Blair and Phil give their thoughts on what they see from the Raptors so far in the bubble.

Inside the bubble Episode 1 - We're back baby!

August 5th, 2020


A preview to the Raptors upcoming 8 games in the bubble. 

We are the Champions!!!

June 17th, 2019


The Raptors are NBA Champions!!!!!!! Enough said...

NBA Finals Game 5 - Painful...

June 13th, 2019


After the Raptors came within 1 point of winning the NBA Championship, the crew is feeling a little bit down to say the least.

NBA Finals Game 4 - Finish the race.

June 9th, 2019


After a dominant and spectacular win in game 4, the Raptors are coming home on the brink of history. The crew breaks down game 4 and discusses what …

NBA Finals Game 3 - BANGGGGG!!!

June 6th, 2019


The Raptors go into Oakland and shut up the stupid Oracle fans. (One pushed Kyle Lowry) They now lead the series 2 - 1. FINISH THE RACEEEEE!

NBA Finals Game 2 - The Raptors beat themselves.

June 5th, 2019


The Raptors suffer a heartbreaking loss in game 2 and set an NBA Finals record for being on the wrong side a 20 - 0 run. The crew gives their thoughts and sheds a few tears.

NBA Finals Game 1 - RAPS WIN!!!

May 31st, 2019


The Raptors currently have the highest winning percentage in NBA Finals history. The most historic game in Raptors history was incredible.

NBA Finals Preview - Introducing Pat Harris

May 30th, 2019


The crew finally invites our first guest to the rant, Pat Harris. We break down our thoughts on the matchup for the NBA finals and give our predictions on the Raptors chances.

Round 3 - Game 6 - Kyle Lowry is a God.

May 28th, 2019


THE RAPTORS ARE GOING TO THE F&#ING FINALS!!! Nothing else left to say. Kawhi Leonard has already cemented himself as the best Raptor of all time, and Kyle Lowry has in less than a month gone from a loser to a …

Round 2 - Game 2 - The bench SUCKS!

May 1st, 2019


After the greatest game in Raptors history, the squad comes out and goes ice cold including 5 points from the bench. The crew is not pleased, but not …

Round 2 - Game 1 - The greatest game in Raptors history,

April 29th, 2019


Game 1 of round 2 in the 2019 NBA playoffs is the best game in Raptors history...unquestionably. 

Round 1 - Game 4 - The legend of Kyle Lowry Part 2

April 23rd, 2019


After 3 straight wins including 2 blowouts and a couple of decent games from Kyle Lowry, the crew is in better spirits. 

Round 1 - Game 1 - The legend of Kyle Lowry.

April 16th, 2019


After a game 1 loss to the Magic, the crew battle about the positives and negatives of what they saw. Let's just say, things get spicy!

Episode 5 - We got swept by the PISTONS!!!

March 19th, 2019


With the Bucks giving the Raps a realistic chance at the 1 seed with a 3 and 4 record over the past 7 games, what did our squad do??? They lost to the Cavs and the Pistons TWICE! The material is there for a series rant …

Episode 4 - Can we catch the Bucks?!?!

February 28th, 2019


Fresh off a dominant win against Boston, the crew discusses Leonard's load management, the team chemistry and whether the Raps can catch the Bucks for the all important 1st seed in the East.

Episode 3 - Trade deadline aka Marc Gasol edition.

February 11th, 2019


One of the busiest trade deadlines in in recent years could have major implication for the Raptors. We cover the big raptors trade as well as all of …

Episode 2 - Introducing Meghan Smitttthh!!!

January 28th, 2019


Episode 2 covers Raptors news for the week of Jan 20th - Jan 27th. In this episode we introduce you to co-host and Lowry lover Meghan Smith and debate his value to the Raptors. The current week featured a couple of …

Episode 1 - The OG Show with Phil and Blair.

January 20th, 2019


Raps Rant is brought to you by Phil Marion, Meghan Smith and Blair Johnson. The show is broken down into four ten minute quarters covering all things Raptors and the NBA. We cover current stats, news and feature …

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