Like hundreds of other fans, Knox tossed his hat and sweater onto a bus, where the players were signing items they caught and then tossing them back. “This is going down in history.” Adults weren’t the only ones jockeying for signed merchandise as they walked along the parade route. From the GO Trains packed with fans in Raptors-inspired attire, to those flooding off street cars into Exhibition Place, downtown was taken over by Raptorsmania on Monday. The crowds along the parade route swelled as the buses headed north on York St., ballooning even more as it approached Nathans Phillips Square, where Monday’s festivities culminated with speeches. ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOWSome fans said they didn’t want to be interviewed because they didn’t want the boss to know why they’d skipped work.
Source: thestar June 17, 2019 23:12 UTC