Raptors Recover In Overtime To Outlast Hornets

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Post Game: Game Highlights | Casey | Lowry | DeRozan | Anderson | Calderon | Johnson

NEW ORLEANS — Kyle Lowry didn’t start against the Hornets. He certainly finished them off, though.

DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points and Lowry, back from a partial triceps tear that kept him out of seven straight games, had two huge baskets in overtime as the Toronto Raptors held off New Orleans 104-97 on ...

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My Head Says Yes… Well, Among Other Things

The emergence of Terrence Ross and the continued maturation of Ed Davis are essentials if the Raptors are to play meaningful late-season games.

The emergence of Terrence Ross and the continued maturation of Ed Davis are essentials if the Raptors are to play meaningful late-season games.

This is poison in a basketball column.

Naturally, I am going to do it anyway.

Would you, as a fellow from that other sport once posited, want to make the playoffs only to risk being manhandled by another team?

Hell, yes.

I think the Raptors can make the playoffs.

I say this in the wake of the iceberg, the 4-19 start.

Logic, of course, dictates that the majority of teams that begin by ...

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Raptors Win Streak Stopped By Spurs

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Top Plays: Ed Davis Poster Job | Fields Is Back
Post Game: Game Highlights | Dwane Casey | Calderon | Johnson | Ross | DeRozan

SAN ANTONIO — The Toronto Raptors could only nod their heads in admiration as their five-game winning streak came to an abrupt end Wednesday night against the San Antonio Spurs.

Tim Duncan scored 15 points and San Antonio rolled to a 100-80 victory over Toronto, snapping the Raptors’ longest winning streak in three years.

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Spurs (Happy Holidays!)

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Ask Jack: Playing Big, Familiar Faces And… Playoffs?

More of your Raptors-related questions with Jack Armstrong in the latest edition of Ask Jack.

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Calderon’s Triple-Double Powers Raptors Past Rockets

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Top Plays:  Jonas & Sabonis | Ross Rejection | DeRozan Reverse Jam | Davis Facial| Calderon Crossover
Post Game: Dwane Casey | Jose Calderon | Alan Anderson | DeMar DeRozan | Jonas Valanciunas

TORONTO — Jose Calderon was holding court with a couple dozen reporters in the post-game locker-room when Kyle Lowry walked by and said “Good game Amigo.”

Calderon had 18 points, 10 rebounds and 14 assists — his second career triple-double — to lead the short-handed Raptors to a 103-96 victory over the ...

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Ask Jack: Ending The Funk And A Little More Davis

We’re talking about the Raptors recent woes and giving more minutes to Ed Davis in the latest edition of Ask Jack.

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors vs. Mavericks

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Shorthanded Raptors Topped By Nets At ACC

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Top Plays: Ref Stuffs Hump | Ross Soars Over Brooks | Another Ross Slam | JV Strong Finish
Post Game: Game Highlights | Dwane Casey | Ed Davis | DeMar DeRozan | Jonas Valanciunas

TORONTO – They didn’t earn the victory Wednesday, but the Toronto Raptors could at least see a break in the clouds that have been hanging over the team.

Ed Davis had a career-high 24 points and 12 rebounds to lead a short-handed but competitive Raptors squad in a 94-88 loss to the ...

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Raptors End Road Trip Winless After Loss To Blazers

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Top Plays: DeRozan Drives & Dunks | Johnson Gets Ejected
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PORTLAND, Ore. — Injuries, an ejection and a dubious record.

The Portland Trail Blazers’ 92-74 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Monday night had a little bit of everything.

Both sides were beset by injuries, with Portland missing starters Wesley Matthews and Nicolas Batum, and Toronto losing starters Andrea Bargnani and Kyle Lowry during the game.

Then Toronto’s Amir Johnson punctuated his ejection from the ...

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