Raptors Can’t Put Away Heat On The Road In OT

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MIAMI, Fla. (CP) — After sitting around for nearly a week, the Miami Heat expected to be a little less than razor-sharp.

It took an extra session, but the reigning NBA champions eventually found their groove.

Dwyane Wade scored 35 points, LeBron James got his 34th career triple-double and the Heat rallied from […]

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Sitting Down With Landry Fields In Miami

Landry Fields is coming off a big double-double in a win against the Lakers on Sunday an sat down with me pre-game in Miami (7:30 PM, TSN2, FAN590).

 

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors @ Heat

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Raptors Mid-Season Report Cards

Forty-one games gone.

Forty-one games to go.

The Raptors are 15-26 and likely will be until they play game number 42 in Miami, Wednesday.

Time for the mid-season report card.

Quincy Acy: 3.1 PPG, 2.10 RPG: Has delighted coaching staff with recent play and provided valuable minutes as team struggles without bigs Bargnani and Valanciunas. Has showed ability to hit 15 footers. Won’t ever rebound like his doppelganger Reggie Evans but will score more. Still miles to go. +C.

Alan Anderson: 12.3 PPG, 2.30 RPG: Excellent defender who can handle guards and forwards. Vocal leader.  […]

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Raptors See Progress, But Missed Opportunities At Halfway Mark

Take away the start.

But that they could.

As the 15-26 Toronto Raptors contemplate the second half of their season, a little perspective is in order.

Since opening the season 4-19, the Toronto Raptors have gone 11-7 and it, should be even better than that.

The Raptors blew leads of 19 an 20 points in losses to Philadelphia and Milwaukee, respectively, last week. They have lost 10 games in which they led by 10 or more points.

Quincy Acy has emerged as a contributor for the Raptors as they hit the halfway point of […]

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Raptors Use Balanced Effort To Down Lakers At ACC

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TORONTO (CP) — After letting two games slip away in overtime, Jose Calderon and the Toronto Raptors closed one out Sunday.

Calderon had 22 points and nine assists to lead Toronto to a 108-103 home win over the Los Angeles Lakers. The victory snapped a four-game losing streak for the Raptors, the last two defeats coming […]

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The #RTZ Show: Raptors vs. Lakers

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Raptors Can’t Hold Big Lead In OT Loss To Sixers

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PHILADELPHIA (CP) — After sending the game to overtime, Jrue Holiday single-handedly took over during the extra session.

In the process, the fourth-year point guard continued to make a strong case for his first career All-Star berth next month in Houston. The reserves will be announced on Thursday night.

Holiday […]

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Anderson Pre-Game In Philly

Fresh off matching a career-high 27 points against the Bulls on Wednesday, Alan Anderson sits down with me pre-game in Philadelphia.

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Ask Jack: Acy’s Potential & The Origin Of “HELLO!”

Remember, you can always tweet Jack your Raptors and NBA-related questions. Just include the hashtag #RTZAsks and he’ll respond to a few every week with video.

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