Stripes has been called up to The Show.
After an exhaustive search that failed to turn up the Raptors’ new mascot, the club turned to an in-house solution.
In The Raptor’s house, as it turned out.
Stripes is The Raptor’s young cousin. His mom still calls him Velociraptor, especially when he is in trouble, but his unique markings led to his nickname when Stripes was just a kid about, oh, 200 million years ago.
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