Raptors 905 Announce 2018-19 Schedule

By Raptors 905 | August 27, 2018

Raptors 905, the NBA G League affiliate of the Toronto Raptors, announced its 2018-19 regular season schedule on Monday. The club will tip off its 4th season in the NBA G League at Paramount Fine Foods Centre on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 2:00 p.m. against the Delaware Blue Coats. Raptors 905 road debut is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 8 against the Westchester Knicks.

The longest home stand of the season is five games, from Feb. 11 – Feb. 24. The longest road swing is three games, which happens four times: Nov. 24-29, Feb. 1-9, Mar. 4-8 and Mar. 16-23.

Schedule highlights include two games at Scotiabank Arena, on Dec. 5 and Mar. 14. A rematch of the 2018 NBA G League Finals will take place Mar. 8 when Raptors 905 travel to face the Austin Spurs. Raptors 905 and the Toronto Raptors will both host home games at the same time on three occasions; Feb. 11, Feb. 13 and Feb. 24

The busiest day of the week for the Raptors this season will be Saturday with 13 games, followed by Wednesday with nine games. Saturday and Wednesday are also the busiest days at home with seven contests apiece, while Friday and Saturday feature a high of six road games each.

Raptors 905 will play 11 games in the months of November and January. The busiest home month is January with six games, while the busiest road months are November and March with the team playing six games away from Mississauga. Raptors 905 will have a league-low five back-to-back games this season (two fewer than last season).

Raptors 905 will play its third season in the Atlantic Division this season, joining the Delaware Blue Coats, Long Island Nets, Maine Red Claws and Westchester Knicks. The team played the 2016-17 season in the Central Division.  The schedule features 16 divisional battles, 41 conference match-ups and seven cross-conference contests.  For the 2018-19 season, weekday home games will start at 11 a.m., 12:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Weekend home games will tip exclusively at 2 p.m.

Raptors 905 2018-19 broadcast schedule and ticket information will be released at a later date.

 

RAPTORS 905 2018-19 SCHEDULE NOTES

Games by Month
November: 11 (5 home, 6 road) December: 8 (5 home, 3 road)
January: 11 (6 home, 5 road) February: 9 (5 home, 4 road)
March: 9 (3 home, 6 road)  

 

Games by Day
Sunday: 4 (3 home, 1 road) Monday: 5 (2 home, 3 road)
Tuesday: 2 (1 home, 1 road) Wednesday: 9 (2 home, 7 road)
Thursday: 7 (2 home, 5 road) Friday: 8 (2 home, 6 road)
Saturday: 13 (7 home, 6 road)    

 

Longest Homestand

5 games:

2/11 vs. Maine, 2/13 vs. Santa Cruz, 2/20 vs. Wisconsin, 2/23 vs. Long Island and 2/24 vs. Sioux Falls.

 

Longest Road Trip

3 games:

11/24 at Greensboro, 11/27 at Erie and 11/29 at Fort Wayne.

2/1 at Fort Wayne, 2/6 at Wisconsin and 2/9 at Maine.

3/4 at Salt Lake City, 3/6 at Rio Grande Valley and 3/8 at Austin.

3/16 at Delaware, 3/22 at Lakeland and 3/23 at Lakeland.

 

Back-to-Back-Games
Overall: 5
Home game, followed by home games:     1 Home game, followed by road game:     1
Road game, followed by home game:        1 Road game, followed by road game:       2