Toronto Raptors Connections to Bismarck

Raptors win graphic by MGN.

BISMARCK, ND- The NBA Finals champions Toronto Raptors have Bismarck connections.

Raptors President of operations, Masai Ujiri, played college basketball at Bismarck State College.

The Raptors Assistant Coach Nate Bjorkgren also has connections to North Dakota. Bjorkgren was the head coach of the Dakota Wizards in 2011.

The Raptors beat Golden State 114 to 110 in game 6 of The Finals to clinch the championship.