Toronto Raptors

How did NBA players react to the Toronto Raptors winning their first championship?

Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of the Toronto Raptors winning their first-ever NBA title with a clinching Game 6 win over the Golden State Warriors. As such, we're looking back at some of the biggest moments and stories from Raptors run to the championship.

This story was originally published on June 13, 2019.


The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions.

It took a team effort to defeat the Golden State Warriors in Game 6, as four Raptors scored 20 or more points. Kyle Lowry and Pascal Siakam led the way with 26 points each, followed by Kawhi Leonard and Fred VanVleet with 22 points each.

With this being Toronto's first title, a number of NBA players took to Twitter following the buzzer to congratulate the Raptors.

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