The Raptors Show with Will Lou

Will Lou and Alex Wong talk all things Raptors live on Sportsnet 590 The FAN weekdays from 2pm-3pm ET.

Recent Episodes
Jan 18, 2022
What Is the Value of Goran Dragic’s $19 Million Contract?

Will Lou is joined by The FAN Morning Show’s Blake Murphy to recap Toronto’s loss in Miami, make sense of Nick Nurse shortening his rotation, and what competitive games against contenders in the past week means for the Raptors (00:12). Later, the two evaluate Scottie Barnes’ return to the lineup, OG Anunoby as a secondary offensive option, Chris Boucher’s trade value, and why the Raptors are still holding on to Goran Dragic’s roster spot (26:53).

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliates.

Jan 18, 2022
Raptors Reaction: Competing Till the End

Will Lou recaps the Raptors 104-99 loss to the Miami Heat and chats about the team's competitiveness against the best teams in the NBA without Gary Trent Jr. and Khem Birch, Caleb Martin's foul on Scottie Barnes, and Miami's deep lineup compared to Toronto. Plus, Will touches on the individual performances from Pascal Siakam becoming the number one option, Fred VanVleet's ability to play off the ball, Chris Boucher's energy off the bench and much more!

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliates.

Jan 17, 2022
Gary Trent Jr. Reversible Cardigan Appreciation Hour

Will Lou and Alex Wong recap Toronto’s up-and-down weekend which included the Dwane Casey curse still being a thing in 2022, the short-handed Raptors earning a much-deserved victory in Milwaukee, and Gary Trent Jr.’s signature cardigan (02:38). Later, Sidra Alam joins the show to talk about her Peel Region N95 Mask Fundraiser before Will and Alex conclude by remembering their favourite Kyle Lowry moments and how he’s playing in Miami so far (29:18).

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliates.

Jan 15, 2022
Slander Pod: Taking Down the Champs, Again

Will Lou and Asad Alvi break down the Raptors 103-96 victory over the defending NBA champions Bucks in Milwaukee for another edition of the Slander Pod. The guys touch on Toronto's first meeting and defence against Giannis Antetokounmpo, Pascal Siakam's playmaking leading to his second triple-double in his career, OG Anunoby's offence, and Justin Champagnie winning the rebound battle. Plus, the guys chat about head coach Mike Budenholzer's post-game comments and Bobby Portis vs. Siakam.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliates.

Jan 15, 2022
Inside The World of Vintage Raptors Jersey Collecting

Alex Wong is joined by In Vintage We Trust co-owner Josh Roter (1:57) to chat about the rise of the vintage Raptors jersey market since the 2019 championship run, why he wants the team to bring back the Huskies name, and more. Later, long-time Raptors jersey collector Kai (27:40) drops by to share a few secrets on tracking down game-worn jerseys, why the dino uniform means so much to him, and his experience in collecting Raptors memorabilia.

The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the hosts and guests and do not necessarily reflect the position of Rogers Sports & Media or any affiliates.