3 April.Tampa, FL, USA
The Toronto Raptors have been having problems of their own, winning for just the second time in the past 15 games. (Photo Credit: @Raptors)

  • The Toronto Raptors won their most lopsided game in franchise history with a 130-77 rout of the Golden State Warriors
  • Raptors' Pascal Siakam celebrated his 27th birthday by scoring a season-high 36 points
  • This was the Warriors' third worst loss ever and the sixth defeat in their last seven contests

3 April.Dallas, TX, USA
Rick Carlisle has been a coach since 1989. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Carlisle said he has been fully vaccinated since January
  • The 61-year-old announced the news right before Mavericks were taking on Knicks
  • Jamahl Mosley has taken over as the acting coach of the team

24 March.Washington D.C., DC, USA
People have filled social media with heart-melting pictures of their furry friends. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • National Puppy Day is celebrated on March 23
  • The day was first set aside in 2006 by the author Colleen Paige
  • The idea is to encourage adoption of puppies

18 March.Utah, USA
Shawn Bradley was the second overall pick in the 1993 NBA Draft. (Photo Credit: AFP Photo)

  • Shawn Bradley was struck from behind by a car while riding a bicycle near his home in January
  • The accident caused a traumatic spinal cord injury that has left him paralyzed
  • In 12 NBA seasons, Bradley averaged 8.1 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.5 blocked shots a game