NBA. com (Raptors are at #23)
East contenders provide a fascinating Week 1 | NBA.com
Yes, it's the smallest sample size ever, but Toronto is the third best defensive team in the NBA! Don't worry about an explanation for the complete statistical flip-flop, just take this time to celebrate the Raptors' defensive dominance before they play eight of their next 10 on the road.
Bleacher report has Raps at #21...
NBA Power Rankings Week 1: L.A. Lakers, Miami Heat Top Despite Not Being at Best | Bleacher Report
18 New jersey Nets 2-1
19 Cleveland Cavaliers 1-2
20 Utah Jazz 1-2
21 Toronto Raptors 1-1
22 New York Knicks 1-2