Each and every week, ESPN, Sports Illustrated, NBA dot com, and CBS Sports ranks each and every NBA team. And right there with them, we ask: are the Raptors being treated fairly by the Power Rankings?
Oct 23, 2017, 1:45pm EDT
April 9, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 25: The final countdown for the Raptors
This is the final edition of this year’s Power Rankings Poll. Did the Raptors go out on top? Are they being ranked fairly? Let’s decide.
April 2, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 24: Not the time for a Toronto swoon
The Raptors are still in first, but everyone’s faith in Toronto is being tested this week.
March 26, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 23: A 50-50 week leads to bad thoughts for Toronto
The Raptors went 2-2 on the week, and didn’t look particularly convincing even doing that. The Power Rankings rise to meet them.
March 19, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 22: The Raptors are still in charge, sort of
Toronto almost ran the table again, but after a close (and controversial loss) to end the week at 3-1, they’ll have to settle for something else.
March 12, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 21: Raptors on top of the world, to some
Toronto continued its run this past week, and looks to be just about the best team in the league. Except, hmmmm.
March 5, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 20: Rid your anxieties
Maybe the Raptors aren’t inspiring all your confidence. Damn it, they’re winning though.
February 26, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 19: The Raptors are still in first place
It’s been some kind of run for the Raptors. And despite kicking off the post-break stretch with a loss, the team is still on top.
February 19, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 18: How long can Toronto’s streak last?
Heading into the All-Star break the Raptors were winning games. It’s been like that for awhile now. What’s next for Toronto?
February 12, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 17: The Raptors are good, in case you missed it
It’s been the story of the season: when the Raptors are playing their game, they look unbeatable. Even if no one is watching.
February 5, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 16: The Raptors are finding new ways to win
The Raptors had another strong 3-1 week, with only a disappointing loss to the Wizards to really make us feel nervous about anything.
January 29, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 15: We’re still talking about “it”
The Raptors went 2-1 this week, and mostly took care of business. So do we have to talk about clutch problems again?
January 22, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 14: Have the Raptors reached their limit?
Record-wise, the Raptors are the best they’ve ever been? But is this it?
January 16, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 13: A day late, and a bucket or two short
The Raptors won big, lost close, and fretted about their starting point guard, all in a seven-day period. What a week.
January 8, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 12: The Raptors remain just apart from the league’s best
Despite being one of the best teams in the league, Toronto is not quite considered for real just yet.
January 2, 2018
Power Rankings Poll Week 11: Happy New Year, Raptors!
The Raptors started 2018 at 0-0, but have a whole host of history behind them. Ergo: the Power Rankings are here to sort it all out.
December 26, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 10: The day late Christmas edition
The presents are unwrapped, the food is all consumed, we’re a day late but whatever: it’s the Power Rankings Poll!
December 18, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 9: The Raptors continue on their way
A rough start to the week gave way to three more wins for the Raptors, and many other happy returns.
December 11, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 8: The Raptors are Fun and Good
The team from Toronto has won six in a row, and you know what: the city is giddy.
December 4, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 7: Light week, light work for the Raptors
Having only two games in Toronto for the week makes for a nice, neat 1.000 summary.
November 27, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 6: Raptors keep striving for the top
Kyle Lowry hustled all week but the Raptors didn’t quite make any gains on the court (or, spoiler alert, in the power rankings).
November 20, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 5: All in together now
The Raptors were rolling this week after four straight wins against some quality opponents. How did they stack up against the rest of the NBA?
November 13, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 4: Hard times against good teams
The Raptors can’t buy one against good teams. Let’s see how the experts react.
November 6, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 3: Consistently inconsistent, inside and out of Toronto
The Raptors, an up-and-down team, had an up-and-down week. How were they ranked as a result?
October 30, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 2: Raptors work through the road trip blues
It was something of a down week for Toronto, despite some close calls against top teams out west. What do the power rankings say?
October 23, 2017
Power Rankings Poll Week 1: It’s baaaaack
Here’s where we collect the prominent NBA Power Rankings of the week and figure out how the Raptors are doing.