Pregame With Patrick Patterson

I sat down with Patrick Patterson before the Raptors continue their road trip in Oklahoma City tonight against the Thunder (7 PM ET, TSN2, Sportsnet 590 The FAN).

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Matt’s Stats: Raptors @ Thunder

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Matt breaks down some key numbers before the Raptors visit the Thunder tonight in OKC (7 PM, TSN2, Sportsnet 590 The FAN).

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Game Preview: Raptors @ Thunder

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The Raptors continue their three-game road trip before a brief holiday break against the Thunder in Oklahoma City (7 PM ET, TSN2, FAN 590).

Road Warriors Get Tested: The Raptors have looked solid on the road this season with a 6-6 mark away from Air Canada Centre and aim for a fourth straight road win tonight — a first since April of 2002.

The Raptors handed the Mavs just their third loss in 14 home games on Friday and things get even tougher against the Western Conference-leading Thunder, who own a ...

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Post-Game: Raptors 109 Mavericks 108 (OT)

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Some thoughts after what was possibly the Raptors’ most impressive win of the season — a 109-108 OT road win over the Mavericks on Friday. Cue videobomb…

- DeMar DeRozan wasn’t exactly brilliant shooting the ball the whole night, with increased defensive attention at least part of the reason why.

“Sometimes you have to be the decoy,” said head coach Dwane Casey post-game. “Some days you’re the pigeon, some days you’re the statue.”

DeRozan shot just 6-of-18 from the ...

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Raptors Hold Off Mavericks In Overtime In Dallas

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DALLAS (CP) _ DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points, including the go-ahead basket on a wild shot while getting fouled in overtime Friday night, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Dallas Mavericks 109-108.

The Raptors held on despite 23 points and a huge fourth quarter from old teammate Jose Calderon.

Toronto trailed 108-107 after a 3-pointer by Calderon when DeRozan’s pump-fake got Brandan Wright and Shawn Marion in the air. DeRozan threw up a shot as he was bumped and it went in ...

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Matt’s Stats: Raptors @ Mavericks

Matt Devlin breaks down some key numbers before the Raptors begin a stretch of three road games in four nights against the Mavericks (8:30 PM ET, Sportsnet ONE, TSN 1050).

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Game Preview: Raptors @ Mavericks

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What to watch as the Raptors hit the road for three Western Conference matchups in four nights, beginning with Mavericks in Dallas tonight (8:30 PM ET, Sportsnet ONE, TSN 1050).

Trouble Ahead? Tonight’s game against the Mavericks opens a very difficult stretch for the Raptors wrapped around a brief holiday break.

Eight of their next 10 games will be played on the road, including stops in San Antonio, Indianapolis, Oklahoma City, Miami and tonight in Dallas, where the Raptors have won just three times in 17 tries against the Mavs.

They’ve inexplicably played ...

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Throwback Thursday: Looking Back On 2013

Only a handful of shopping days, a couple of happy holiday home-cooked meals and five Raptors games before we say sayonara to 2013. And with that we say hello to the nostalgia climax of the year and best-of lists.

Last night was the final home game before the holidays. When we wrapped up, I kicked off my game shoes, turned on my Chistmas lights and took a little Youtube tour. Being a part of the in-game atmosphere, you catch some magic moments when the game clock is stopped. Here are my ...

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Raptors Edged At The Buzzer In OT By Bobcats

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TORONTO (CP) — The Toronto Raptors were set to depart for a gruelling four-game road swing after Wednesday night’s loss to the Charlotte Bobcats.

The trip couldn’t come at a better time, as it’s homecourt that proving a disadvantage to Toronto this season.

Kemba Walker hit a buzzer-beating jump shot in overtime to lift the Charlotte Bobcats to a 104-102 overtime victory Wednesday, handing the Raptors their eighth loss at home this season.

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Raptors Fans Help Raise $35,000 For Philippines

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The Toronto Raptors would like to thank fans for supporting the Philippine Typhoon Relief Efforts at Air Canada Centre.

All in-game donations raised tonight versus the Charlotte Bobcats were matched by the Raptors totaling $35K to be directed to the devastated region through a partnership with NBA Cares and UNICEF.

To continue to support relief efforts, please join the NBA Cares Family in support of UNICEF and other organizations who are mobilizing to aid communities and people suffering from this tragedy.

THANK YOU!

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