Ask Jack: Bulking Up, Bargnani & Where’s The ‘D’?

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Have a burning Raptors or NBA question for Jack Armstrong? Tweet it to us by including #RTZAsks with your question or submit it to our Facebook page and he just might answer in his next video…

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Kings

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 110 Nuggets 113

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Getting Ready For The Nuggets

Here are some game day keys for the Raptors in tonight’s matchup against the Nuggets (9 PM ET, TSN2, FAN590).

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Raptors Prep For Playing At Altitude

Jonas Valanciunas, pictured with assistant coach Johnny Davis, will play his first game in Denver on Monday.

It’s not often that an NBA team is looking to lengthen a five-game, out-of-conference road trip, but that’s exactly what the Raptors have done in an effort to breathe a little easier in Denver.

The Raptors don’t face the Nuggets until Monday, but they left for the Mile High city immediately following their practice on Saturday at ACC. That allowed head coach Dwane Casey to hold another practice at Pepsi Center on Sunday and ...

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Raptors Hold Off Suns At Home To End Slide

Related: Box Score | Photo Gallery | Devlin & Pietrus Pre-Game
Top Plays: Amir’s Late Slam | Memories Of Drake | Lowry At The Buzzer | More
Post Game: Game Highlights | Casey | Calderon | DeRozan | Bargnani | Johnson

TORONTO — Dwane Casey walked into the post-game press conference and plunked down a bottle of Gatorade on the podium.

The coach joked that he didn’t drink beer, so Gatorade was his post-game celebratory drink of choice.

The beleaguered Toronto Raptors finally had something to celebrate Friday, beating the Phoenix Suns 101-97 ...

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Raptors Fall Apart After Halftime Against Grizzlies

Related: Box Score | Photo Gallery | Devlin & Ross Pre-Game
Top Plays: Kleiza’s Strong ‘And 1′ | Ross Protects The Rim
Post Game: Game Highlights | Dwane Casey | DeRozan | Kleiza | Ross

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Grizzlies turned up the defensive pressure, and turned a close game into a rout.

The Grizzlies held Toronto to 31 per cent shooting and forced 11 turnovers in the second half to pull away and beat the Raptors 103-82 on Wednesday night for their third straight win.

“Our defence was overwhelming in ...

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Defence, Turnovers Sink Raptors In Loss To Rockets

Related: Box Score | Photo Gallery | Ross Takes Flight In Houston
Top Plays: Ross Monster Jam | Bargnani Reverse | Ross in Transition  | More Video
Post Game: Game Highlights | Dwane Casey | Kyle Lowry | Terrence Ross

HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets took care of Toronto, then looked ahead to a long, emotional Wednesday.

James Harden scored 24 points and matched a career high with 12 assists to lead Houston over the Raptors 117-101 on Tuesday night. Patrick Patterson added 22 points for the Rockets, who have won four ...

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Ask Jack: Closing Games & DeRozan’s Growth

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More of your questions on closing out games, more burn for Terrence Ross and improvements in the game of DeMar DeRozan in the latest “Ask Jack”…

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Rockets

Game Notes | NBA.com Preview | Last Game: Raptors 106 Spurs 111

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Raptors Fall To Spurs In Double-OT

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Top Plays: DeRozan Shows Great Hustle | Ed Davis’ Slam | JV Clutch ‘And 1′ | More
Post Game: Game Highlights | Casey | Davis | Bargnani | Calderon

TORONTO — Tony Parker scored seven of his game-high 32 points in double overtime as the San Antonio Spurs handed the Toronto Raptors their fourth straight loss, 111-106 on Sunday afternoon.

Tim Duncan added 26 for the Spurs (11-3), who improved to 3-0 on their current seven-game road trip.

DeMar DeRozan led Toronto (3-11) with 29 ...

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