ESPN's Bobby Marks joined Lead Off and spoke about the perception of the Toronto Raptors south of the border, and why they are clear contenders to add to their team at the trade deadline.

Scott, Ashley, and Mike discuss the Seahawks' win over the Vikings and the Leafs' match-up vs. the Flyers tonight (8:16); the identity of the Raptors and what has made them so successful this season with Leo Rautins (46:54); how big of a problem the Leafs' backup goalie situation is and the Canadiens' struggles with David Amber (1:24:37); NBA power rankings and why the Raptors don't get the respect they deserve with ESPN's Bobby Marks (1:47:26).

All of that plus much more.

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