DeRozan Lights Up Thunder

DeMar DeRozan won a shootout with Russell Westbrook, scoring 37 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 112-102 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night. Making 13 or 22 field goals and 11 of 15 free throws, DeRozan, is the the NBA’s leading scorer with a 34.1 after 7 games. Toronto teammate … Continue Reading

DeRozan Stopped At 23

DeMar DeRozan missed a pair of free throws with about two minutes left to play Sunday. A league leader from the stripe, DeRozan appeared frustrated after the first of two uncharacteristic misses. With Jonas Valanciunas out of the line up, DeRozan saw his streak of consecutive 30-point games end at five games, as the Toronto Raptors … Continue Reading

DeRozan Is Jordanesque

The Raptors torched the Miami Heat on Friday night. DeMar DeRozan scored 34 points to lift the Raptors to a 96-87 victory over the Miami Heat, becoming the first player since Michael Jordan in 1986 — to open a season with five 30-plus games. Jordan’s streak reached six games. Terrence Ross finished with 20 points in … Continue Reading

Viceroy Of Vintage: Clip Two

Shopping is a favourite pastime of mine. Over the years, I’ve found and collected all kinds of vintage apparel and footwear gems. A few years ago, I began to run out of space for my vintage finds at which time I connected with the owner of Printvintage to showcase the best of my ’80’s and … Continue Reading

DeRozan Drops Detroit

On the first night of the season, DeMar DeRozan dropped 40 points. The Raptors need scoring and when DeRozan scores, the squad win’s. Sure, DeRozan can improve at passing or be more efficient with his shot but two points shy of a career best, the NBA All-Star registered the best performance on opening-night by a … Continue Reading

VANS MTE COLLECTION

When I think of Van’s I can’t help but think of how I love the bare foot feeling I get on my trips to the Cottage, California or Jamaica in the winter. As my go to sneaker in warm weather situations it’s inevitable that I experience some heartbreak as the seasons change knowing that it … Continue Reading

Down The Line

At 7:38pm on Thanksgiving weekend the Blue Jays took on the Texas Rangers in Game 3 of the ALDS playoffs. If you’re like me, you sat anxiously at Thanksgiving dinner waiting for desert to be done so you could sneak out and watch the Blue Jay’s Knock the Rangers out of the Playoffs for good! … Continue Reading

Walk-Off Club

The last few weeks I’ve been feeling sad about the possible end of an incredible career for Jose Baptista in Toronto. In our twisted world of sports, a class act like Jose heads into the playoffs without a contract extension in hand but is required to produce on a nightly basis with everything on the … Continue Reading

Survive Sole Hibernation

Tip 1: Be brave and start your fitness routine early by wearing active shorts but layering it with thermal and flannel shirts as the air cools down for the season. Tip 2: Cooler fall nights call for a sweater, but don’t rush the summer away with dark colours – save those for when the temperature … Continue Reading

Kicks The Movie

Last year I fell in love with TIFF Lightbox. It happened when I took over their Instagram (@TIFFBOOMBOX) account during WMCFW that I learned about the depth of TIFF programming and unique venue for viewing independent films that I quickly fell in love with the venue. Last week, I jumped at the opportunity to view … Continue Reading