Mike DaCosta – a newborn Raptors fan – is shown after arriving at the UP Express station at Union Station.

Raptors win hearts and minds of a city – and country

Few things tend to dominate the heartbeat of Toronto. As a major metropolitan centre, the city is used to major events. But the Raptors have pulled people together in a rare unified cause. One that’s apparently bigger than a single city. We asked UP Express and GO Transit riders – all dressed in their Raptor’s team colours – about this sense of common national pride. Our customers are … Continue reading Raptors win hearts and minds of a city – and country

Raptor guard – and your GO ambassador – keeps calm as Toronto goes wild over NBA championship

As the Toronto Raptors continue their run for the NBA championship, few people have the pulse of excited fans more than a member of their security team – and fulltime GO customer service ambassador – Zohaib Khan. As Canada goes wild, he explains why he must remain so very cool. He wants to yell. He wants to scream, celebrate and revel in the Toronto Raptors … Continue reading Raptor guard – and your GO ambassador – keeps calm as Toronto goes wild over NBA championship