The Toronto Raptors are turning the corners in the NBA, making it to the Eastern Conference Finals after winning an exciting seven-game series over the Philadelphia 76ers. They reached the conference finals on the back of one of the most exciting shots in the history of the NBA, with Raptors star Kawhi Leonard making a shot that bounced off of the rim several times while the suspense built before each bounce before eventually falling. As a result of that incredible victory, not only are the Raptors closer to a championship, but sports fans in Canada are getting closer to the game of basketball with increased team spirit. From a sports betting perspective, it’s worth wondering if this incredible run by the Raptors can help the sports betting industry in Canada. For a number of reasons, it is entirely possible that sports betting can be aided by what the Raptors are doing.