Frustration is growing among Raptors fans who feel their winning basketball team is getting snubbed in favour of the NHL and the Maple Leafs even though they’re out of playoff contention.

The Raptors are heading to the NBA playoffs in a few weeks, but the Leafs, NHL and the Blue Jays’ new season are still dominating highlight shows and prime-time coverage, fans complain.

“We’re being shuffled off for no reason other than hockey,” said Justin Ghent, a Raptors fan who lives in Belleville, Ont.