Game Preview: Raptors @ Jazz

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The Toronto Raptors have been one of the Eastern Conference’s best road teams, and they’ve shown some fight in the first two games of their longest trip of the season.

That often hasn’t been the case when they’ve had to travel to Salt Lake City.

The Atlantic Division leaders seek their sixth win in eight games while beating the Jazz for the only the second time in eight visits Monday night.

Following a 100-90 win in Denver on Friday in the opener of a season-high five-game swing, the ...

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#RTZ Digital Rundown: Raptors @ Trail Blazers

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It just wasn’t enough in the second game of this 5-game road swing, but did the Raptors ever get close. A huge comeback led by DeMar, a homecoming for Terrence and a lot of Raptor fans in the building all the way from BC were just a few positives on the night.

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Raptors Comeback Falls Short In Portland

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PORTLAND, Ore. (CP) — ust when it appeared Portland was cruising to a victory that would avoid its first three-game losing streak of the season, Toronto’s DeMar DeRozan put a scare into the Trail Blazers.

Holding a 16-point lead with 7:41 remaining, Portland suddenly had to mount a rally of its own, hitting four free throws during the final 11.8 seconds to pull out a 106-103 win Saturday night.

LaMarcus Aldridge had 27 points and 15 rebounds and Damian Lillard hit a ...

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Matt’s Stats: Raptors @ Blazers

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Matt Devlin with the numbers you need before Raptors vs. Blazers tonight in Portland (10 PM ET, TSN, FAN590).

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Ask Jack: Raptors All-Stars & A Drake Collabo

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Jack Armstrong answers fan questions on Raptors at NBA All-Star Weekend and talks about his “collabo” with Drake in the latest Ask Jack. Be sure to send us your questions on Twitter by including the hashtag #AskJack.

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Game Preview: Raptors @ Blazers

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The Raptors can only hope that February picks up where January left off against the Blazers (33-13) tonight in Portland (10 PM ET, TSN, Sportsnet 590 The FAN).

A road victory in Denver over the Nuggets on Friday matched a franchise record with 11 wins in January. Here are a few reasons why the Raptors (25-21) can confidently aim for a fourth straight win tonight.

Season Of Slump Busting: Last night’s win ended a nine-game drought in Denver for the Raptors dating back to when ...

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#RTZ Digital Rundown: Raptors @ Nuggets

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It was 2003 since the words “Raptors win” could be heard in the Mile High City. That changed tonight. The Raptors moved to a season high four games above .500 to start this west coast road swing. #VictoryBaby

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Raptors End Drought In Denver With Win Over Nuggets

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DENVER (CP) – Toronto coach Dwane Casey wasn’t ready to celebrate after the Raptors ended a decade-long drought in Denver. He was too upset about his team’s lacklustre finish.

DeMar DeRozan scored 19 points, Terrence Ross had 18 and Toronto, after opening a 25-point lead, settled for a 100-90 victory over the Nuggets on Friday night.

“We will take the ‘W,’ but it was not a quality finish,” Casey said. “I let the players know I was disappointed in the close. You can’t come in and ...

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Matt’s Stats: Raptors vs. Nuggets

Matt Devin breaks down the numbers you need before Raptors @ Nuggets tonight in Denver (9 PM ET, Sportsnet ONE, Sportsnet 590).

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Game Preview: Raptors @ Nuggets

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UPDATE (12:30 PM): Some key injury updates for the Raptors after morning shootaround in Denver…

DeRozan (left ankle/foot) questionable, Johnson (right ankle) & Patterson (broken nose) probable tonight at Denver. #RTZ #Raptors

— RaptorsMR (@RaptorsMR) January 31, 2014

The Nuggets, also have some personnel questionable for tonight, most notably starting point guard Ty Lawson (left rotator cuff strain). He’s listed as a game time decision, but Raptors head coach Dwane Casey isn’t leaving anything to chance.

Watch more from shootaround with  DeMar DeRozan and Patrick Patterson.

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