#RTZ Digital Rundown: Raptors vs. Sixers

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With just a handful of games left, the Raptors have that franchise win record in sight. Today’s win took the season total to 46 as the Raptors swept the season series against the Sixers for the first time in the history books. #VictoryBaby

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Game Day: Raptors vs. Sixers

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NBA.com Game Preview | Raptors Game Notes | Sixers Game Notes | MacKenzie: Raptors Remain Focused

Season Series: Raptors 3-0

The Toronto Raptors hope to complete a 4-0 season weep against the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday. With five games remaining in the regular season, Dwane Casey has repeatedly mentioned the importance of taking each game as it comes. A match up with the 17-60 Philadelphia 76ers looks like an easy game on paper, but at this point in the season, no game is a given.

Thanks to a victory over the Miami Heat on Tuesday ...

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Raptors Remain Focused As Regular Season Winds Down

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With just one week to go in the regular season, the Toronto Raptors are focused. Locking in on each of their five remaining games as they come, the Raptors are confident they can finish the season without distraction.

Led by Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan and Amir Johnson, the team holds a 2 ½-game lead on Brooklyn in the Atlantic Division and is hoping to earn its first division title since 2007. It can be difficult to prevent young ...

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#RTZ Weekly Lookahead: The Final Five

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Kat and Jay look at a potential history-making week for the Raptors, which also includes plenty of off-court appearances.

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#RTZ Digital Rundown: Raptors @ Bucks

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After taking a win against the best in the east, the tail end of the back to back wasn’t so easy against the last place Bucks. But a win is a win and the Raptors set a franchise record 21 victories with tonight’s final numbers. #VictoryBaby

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Game Day: Raptors @ Bucks

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Season Series: Raptors 2-0

Coming off of a Friday night victory against the Indiana Pacers, the Toronto Raptors are in Milwaukee to take on the Bucks. They are also looking to extend their 2-½ game lead on the Brooklyn Nets in the race for the Atlantic Division title. Standing at 44-32 on the season, the Raptors are 12 games over .500. The Bucks have won 14 games this season.

Raptors head coach Dwane Casey will not allow his team to overlook any game, ...

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#RTZ Digital Rundown: Raptors vs. Pacers

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Banged up and shorthanded? No problem. It was next man up as the Raptors were stripped of two key pieces and the team hustled to another significant win this season. That’s number 44 as the trek to the playoffs continues. #VictoryBaby

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Raptors Second-Year Starters Step Up Against Pacers

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Recap | Box Score | Photos | Video Highlights | #RTZ Digital Rundown

With two weeks remaining in the regular season, the Toronto Raptors continue to impress. Collecting a 102-94 victory against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night, the Raptors won their second straight game with Kyle Lowry and Amir Johnson sidelined due to injury.

While DeMar DeRozan did his best Lowry impersonation, scoring 20 points and dishing nine assists, Jonas Valanciunas and Terrence Ross stepped up big time against one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference.

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Game Day: Raptors vs. Pacers

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Season Series: Pacers 2-1

The Toronto Raptors will try to split their season series against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night at the Air Canada Centre. While the Raptors could be without Kyle Lowry and Amir Johnson for the second straight game —and DeMar DeRozan will be playing with a non-shooting hand that has five stitches down the middle — they’ve looked better than the Pacers in recent weeks.

Indiana has looked like a very different team than the one that started the ...

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Transformed Raptors Take Down Rockets In Toronto

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Game Recap | Box Score | Photos | Video Highlights & Post-Game Reaction | More From MacKenzie

It’s been five months since the Toronto Raptors lost a double-overtime affair to the Rockets in Houston. In those five months the Raptors traded their highest-paid player, gained a legitimate bench, started figuring things out and clinched the playoffs. Basically, that team that lost to the Rockets in November doesn’t exist anymore.

On Wednesday night at Air Canada Centre, Toronto showed Houston how much has happened since their last meeting, collecting a 107-103 victory despite ...

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