Ask Jack: Slow Starts, T-Ross & How To Coach

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Jack Armstrong answers more of your questions from Twitter on the Raptors’ slow start,  a shooting slump for John Lucas III and how to break into coaching

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Raptors Grind Out Road Win Over Pacers

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Top Plays: Valanciunas Putback Slam | Touchdown: Calderon | JV Rolls Hard To The Rim
Post Game: Casey | Calderon | DeRozan | Kleiza | Valanciunas | Johnson

INDIANAPOLIS -
The Toronto Raptors had all of the excuses in the world. The Indiana Pacers, on the other hand, didn’t.

Jose Calderon scored with 4:05 left in the first quarter to give Toronto a 19-17 lead and the Raptors led the rest of the way, holding on to beat the Pacers 74-72 on Tuesday night to snap ...

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Pacers (The Trouble With Triple-OT)

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 140 Jazz 133 (3 OT)

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Life On The Second Bus: Indianapolis

Jack Armstrong and I check in from the second bus in Indianapolis after a heartbreaking triple-OT loss to the Jazz at ACC. Raptors visit the Pacers at 7PM ET (TSN, FAN590).

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Raptors Can’t Outlast Jazz In Triple-OT Thriller

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Top Plays: Clutch DeRozan Slam | Johnson To Davis | Amir Drops The Hammer | Lucas Ties It
Post Game: Highlights | Dwane Casey | DeMar DeRozan | Andrea Bargnani | Jose Calderon

Toronto (CP) — DeMar DeRozan had a few choice words for Al Jefferson when two tired teams trudged back onto the Air Canada Centre floor for the third overtime period Monday.

“I told him it was his fault we were playing,” DeRozan said, laughing.

Laughing was about all the Toronto Raptors guard could ...

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors vs. Jazz (Gimme Some MO)

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 83 Sixers 93

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Sitting Down With Andrea Bargnani

I sit down with Andrea Bargnani before the Raptors host the Philadelphia 76ers at ACC (7PM, TSN, FAN590).

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Second Quarter Sinks Raptors In Loss To Sixers

Related: Box | Photos | Devlin & Bargnani | Remembrance Day Ceremony | Olympians Honoured
Top Plays: DeRozan Reverse Slam | DeMar’s Double Spin | Bargnani Reverse | Big Buzzer Beater
Post Game: Highlights | Dwane Casey | DeMar DeRozan | Jose Calderon | Andrea Bargnani

Toronto (CP)– Same problem, different quarter.

Andrea Bargnani scored 23 points and DeMar DeRozan added 19 for the Toronto Raptors on Saturday, but their solid nights were spoiled by a horrendous second quarter en route to a 93-83 loss to Philadelphia 76ers.

“We haven’t put together ...

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors vs. Sixers (Basketball Night In Canada)

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 104 Mavs 109

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Fields To Have Hand Examined

After the Raptors’ latest slow start against the Mavs, head coach Dwane Casey acknowledged that a change to his starting five would have to be a consideration.

Injury may make that a necessity for Saturday’s home matchup vs the Sixers on Saturday (7PM, TSN, FAN590).

Landry Fields, who has started at small forward in every game for the Raptors, visited a hand specialist on Friday to examine discomfort in his right hand that he’s reportedly been experiencing for weeks.

The third-year pro has clearly struggled with his offence to start the season ...

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