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Once despised, the Toronto Raptor's 'purple dinosaur' jersey is now the NBA's favorite throwback - Interbasket
The Toronto Raptors entered the NBA back in 1995-96 season. The expansion franchise came in during a time when NBA jerseys were going through a major design upheaval. In that inaugural season, the Raptors wore uniforms that were the most-hated jerseys in the league — those now iconic purple throwback Raptors jerseys lasted four seasons before being retired after the 1998-99 seasons. Prior to the 2014-15 NBA Season, the Raps announced that they would bring back the “dino” jerseys for …