Second-Half Turnaround Powers Raptors Past Warriors

The Raptors received what’s hopefully a lasting lesson in how solid, energetic defence can keep you afloat with an 83-75 win over the Warriors at ACC.

“We found a a way and we did it with our defence,” said Dwane Casey post-game. “There are going to be nights where you can’t buy a bucket, but that is when you have to dig in and trust your defence and we did.”

It certainly wasn’t consistent, as the Raptors came out flat and hit the break trailing 47-38. But Casey proceeded to challenge his […]

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After Lengthy Layoff, Raptors Ready To End First Half

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After a breakneck pace to start this condensed season, the Raptors were back at practice Tuesday for a third time in four straight non-game days.

The long layoff has made it increasingly difficult for head coach Dwane Casey to get his team ready for actual game conditions, but on the plus side, it has also afforded him an opportunity to work on some key areas of concern such as slow starts and late-game execution.

More from coach Casey on matching up with a healthy Pistons team beginning to fire on all […]

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Raptors Bounce Back In A Big Way Over Wizards

Great team effort from the Raptors tonight as they bounce back from two straight blowout losses with a much-needed 106-89 win. There were some brilliant performances and contributions up and down the lineup, but our #RTZ Tweet Of The Night winner @MitchMatch had one specific player in mind for the Raptors’ top performer.

Amir’s outstanding game with 18 points, 13 rebounds and three blocks was on the minds of many taking part in our nightly #RTZ Chat. Here are the best of the bunch from Friday’s win…

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Pre-Game With Amir Johnson

Check out my sit down interview with Amir Johnson before the Raptors visit the Wizards.

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Post Game Reaction: Raptors Hold Off Wolves

Very solid bounce back effort from the Raptors at home on Monday, as they used monster nights from Andrea Bargnani (31 points, nine rebounds) and Amir Johnson (19 points, 11 rebounds, three assists) to earn a 97-87 win over the visiting Timberwolves. Here’s some of your reaction from our #RTZ in-game chat.

Top 10 #RTZ tweets – Raptors vs. Timberwolves

@jmeelo Battle of the best point guards from Spain. Jose vs Rubio.

@AlexandreEDM The @raptors playing like a team that WANTS to win! If you want it, you can get it!

@loveofthegame10 All of […]

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Pre-Game With Amir Johnson

Check out my pre-game interview with Raptors big man Amir Johnson…

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