Raptors taking a page from 1993 Maple Leafs

The 1993 Maple Leafs, led by captain Doug Gilmour, share similar qualities with the current...

The 1993 Maple Leafs, led by captain Doug Gilmour, share similar qualities with the current Raptors. (QMI FILES)

MIKE GANTER, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 10:33 PM ET

They haven’t won a thing yet.

They may not even win the series, although even writing that, we feel like a guy just trying to cover his ass.

But, already, the Toronto Raptors have given this city something, one can argue, they haven’t really had in about 21 years.

It was that long ago when the Killer and Wendel and Dave Andreychuk and, yes, even Nikolai Borschevsky made believers out of an entire city despite a roster that few gave much of a chance of doing anything.


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