(By: Jackson Farough) “If you’re looking to the future, you’re gonna trip over the present” – Kawhi Leonard. Kawhi Leonard is different than any other player in the NBA. He rarely shows expression, doesn’t care about the money or stardom that comes with playing in the NBA (He still drives an old Chevrolet Tahoe) and could also become the first and only true superstar to … Continue reading The Kawhi Leonard Sweepstakes: Will the Raptors finally defy the odds?
(By: Libaan Osman) The 67th annual NBA All-Star Game was decided in the final seconds as Team LeBron narrowly escaped with a 148-145 win over Team Stephen at the Staples Centre Sunday night. In attempts to raise the competitiveness, this year’s All-Star Game saw a format change. Instead of playing conference versus conference like previous years, a pool of players were chosen by the fans … Continue reading The 2018 NBA All-Star Game was actually a close game
(By: Libaan Osman) The Ryerson Rams basketball teams had their hands full during the highly anticipated Gold Rush Weekend (Jan. 26-27) with visits from the Ottawa Gee-Gees and the Carleton Ravens on Coca Cola Court at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. Ryerson’s women’s basketball team commenced the weekend with a matchup against the Gee-Gees on Friday night. It was a back-and-forth affair for three quarters that … Continue reading Rams take on Gold Rush Weekend at Ryerson
(By: Max Correia) Over 18,000 fans gather at the Air Canada Centre (ACC) one Sunday night to watch the Toronto Raptors play the Washington Wizards. While every fan’s eyes are looking at home court, there’s another show going on down in the parking garage. Dan Gladman sits calmly in the broadcast truck making sure the Raptors broadcast is playing out according to his vision. Gladman … Continue reading Dan Gladman: The name you should know as a Raptors fan
(By: Libaan Osman) A weekend of blowouts for the Ryerson Rams Men’s basketball team has created excitement for the upcoming season. The Rams took part in back-to-back exhibition games with visits from the Saskatchewan Huskies and the Marietta Pioneers (NCAA Division III) at the Coca Cola Court inside the Mattamy Athletic Centre over the weekend (Oct. 8-9). Their first matchup was against the Huskies, where … Continue reading Rams men’s basketball team showcasing early season dominance
(By: Hilary Punchard) Have you missed our Ryerson Rams in action? Here’s an update on some of our varsity teams. Volleyball The Ryerson women’s volleyball team has an overall record of 13-11. As they come off of a 3-2 win against York and a 3-1 win against Nipissing, they look for a third consecutive win this Friday against Queen’s. The women have Ryerson will host … Continue reading Rams Update
(By: Nicholas Baxter, Imani Walker & Tasala Tahir) Men’s Boxscore Women’s Boxscore In the season’s home opener, both of Ryerson’s men and women basketball teams took home the victory against the Nipissing Lakers on Friday night at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The final scores of the game were 84-64 for the men and 73-35 for the women. As the scores show, both games were very … Continue reading Two Ryerson victories at basketball home opener against Nipissing
(By: Adriel Smiley) Ex-Ryerson Ram, Mariah Nunes, has gone professional in Europe. Nunes signed with Oviedo Club Baloncesto, a professional basketball team in Oviedo, Spain. The criminology graduate is from Ajax, Ontario. She played three impressive seasons for the Rams, but playing professional has always been the goal. “Playing pro has always been a dream for me. I talked about it since I was young, … Continue reading Ryerson women’s basketball continues to go pro