SI Presents: Toronto Raptors 2019 NBA Champions Kawhi Leonard
See an entire nation swell with pride as We the North became We the Champs as Sports Illustrated celebrates the Toronto Raptors' first NBA title—and Canada's first major championship in 26 years—with stunning photos and expert analysis. Get to know the team's key figures through in-depth profiles of star players Kawhi Leonard and Pascal Siakam, iconoclastic coach Nick Nurse and the architect of all this success, Masai Ujiri, whose perseverance, integrity and generosity define the franchise.
SI's experts break down the historic regular season and each round of the playoff journey, including the ultimate insiders' look at every game of the NBA Finals against the Warriors. Want more? Before Lin-sanity there was Vin-sanity, when Vince Carter rattled rims throughout the league. Take a look back at Carter's early career, when he was well on his way to solidifying his spot on Toronto's all-time team, and relive all the high points of the team's history. This collector's edition salutes a special team and its city.