Newspaper article The Canadian Press

NBA All-Star Celeb Tom Cavanagh Calls Toronto Raptors 'A Model Franchise'

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

NBA All-Star Celeb Tom Cavanagh Calls Toronto Raptors 'A Model Franchise'

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Tom Cavanagh calls Raptors 'model franchise'

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TORONTO - Despite the chilly temperatures, there's perhaps no better location than Toronto for this year's NBA All-Star festivities, says actor Tom Cavanagh.

"The Flash" star notes the Toronto Raptors are "the coolest -- if not the coolest -- franchise" these days.

"It's got Drake as an ambassador, it's got 'We the North,' it's got great slogans'" the Ottawa native said on the red carpet before playing for the Canadian team in Friday's NBA All-Star Celebrity Game.

"It's becoming a model franchise, and for the NBA to recognize that and bring all-star up here I think is not only terrific for the NBA but terrific for Canada."

Cavanagh added the Raptors are achieving such success without "a massive amount of star power" on their player roster. …

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