1. Toronto Raptors Grind Their Way to Win over Washington Wizards

    The ball caromed off of the rim, through a maze of Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards , and went into the visiting team's backcourt. Kyle Lowry and John Wall , the teams' respective starting all-star point guards, chased after it...

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  2. DeMar DeRozan's Tough Winner Lifts Raptors over Wizards

    Despite the resurgence (or just surgence?) of the Cleveland Cavaliers and generally very impressive play of the Atlanta Hawks , the NBA 's Eastern Conference remains fairly wide open...

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  3. Carter Reflects on the Night He Became 'Vinsanity'

    Imagine your coronation into NBA superstardom is scheduled for a few hours from now and you assumed your chariot would be waiting for you. For a year and a half, there has been nothing but buildup to this moment...

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  4. Raptors' Fate Depends on Lowry, DeRozan

    Kyle Lowry needed a friend more than a teammate out for his own self interest when he entered free agency last summer. DeMar DeRozan didn't need to hear that, he just knew, and that was enough for both to achieve what they wanted...

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  5. Grading Every Toronto Raptors Player Heading into 2015 NBA All-Star Break

    A 35-17 record and 14-game death grip on the Atlantic Division should be enough of a reason for fans of the Toronto Raptors to rejoice...

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  6. Raptors Hold Healthy Edge over Many NBA Contenders

    The disruptions that come along over the grind of an NBA season are many, and a rash of them have developed over the last few days...

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  7. Lowry Calls Win over Spurs 'A Great Test for Us'

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  8. Raps' Coach Has High Praise for Spurs' Popovich, Duncan

    If the prospect of solidifying his already spectacular legacy as one of basketball's winningest coaches was anywhere in his mind, Gregg Popovich sure didn't let you know it...

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  9. Raptors Have a Rare Block Party Against Spurs

    The Raptors aren't known as a strong shot-blocking squad, but the team made like a bunch of Dikembe Mutombo's against the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night...

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  10. Williams on 6th Man Role: 'You Just Can't Stop'

    TORONTO — Jamal Crawford came into the NBA hoping to be a starter. Teams usually do not spend lottery picks on players that they think will come off of the bench, and Crawford was picked eighth overall in 2000...

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  11. Casey: 'Loved the Way We Bounced Back'

    All it took was a 20-point first-quarter deficit for the Raptors to re-locate the swagger that had been missing from their game...

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  12. Patterson Provides Huge Spark for Raptors

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  13. Raptors Come Back Down 20, Blow Past Clips 123-107

    TORONTO (AP) DeMar DeRozan scored 24 points, Kyle Lowry had 21 and the Toronto Raptors rallied from a 20-point deficit to beat the Clippers 123-107 Friday night, handing slumping Los Angeles its fourth loss in five games...

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  14. Rumor: Raptors Interested in David West

    David West has a player option this summer and the uncertainty over this leaves the Indiana Pacers in an uncomfortable situation...

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  15. DeRozan Fined for Excessive Contact vs. Nets

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for making excessive contact with Brooklyn Nets forward Bojan Bogdanovic...

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  16. DeRozan Fined for Excessive Contact vs. Nets

    Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for making excessive contact with Nets guard-forward Bojan Bogdanovic on 2/4...

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  17. Are Raptors Less Likely to Win When Drake Sits Courtside?

    Drake has never tried to keep his basketball fandom a secret. Whether he's staying cozy under Lebron's wing, or pawing at Bruno Caboclo from his courtside seats, Aubrey wears his fanaticism for the sport on the sleeves of an overly wooly sweater...

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  18. Raptors Eye David West, Taj Gibson, Faried?

    The Raptors are “sniffing around” for an upgrade at power forward, writes Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders, who hears from league sources who mention.....

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  19. Frustration Gets Better of Raps in Loss to Nets

    With one minute left in a game that the Raptors trailed by 15, DeMar DeRozan sent Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic to the deck with a body check in transition, a lazy play that gave him a head start to the showers...

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  20. Raptors' Defense Porous in Loss to Nets

    The anger is palpable as is the concern, the worry is there and the level of frustration is at a season-high level...

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  21. Watch: Lowry Hits Ross for Half-Court Alley-Oop

    There are few things more amazing than a beautiful half court alley-oop and during tonight's Raptors - Nets game, we got ourselves one...

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  22. Why Valanciunas Isn't Playing in 4th Quarters

    TORONTO — Dwane Casey has become a Seattle Seahawks fan. Casey's permanent residence is in Seattle, and he has developed a relationship with Seahawks coach Pete Carroll over the last few years, even spending some time at training camp...

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  23. Toronto Raptors' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for February

    The 33-16 Toronto Raptors should be looking at their 11-game schedule in February with mixed emotions. They'll be happy knowing they get some semblance of a break in the middle of the month for NBA All-Star weekend...

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  24. Raptors Play 'stinker' Against Bucks Just as the Schedule Is Set to Get Tougher

    ORONTO — Over the weekend, the Toronto Raptors scored 247 points in 106 minutes, a pair of overtime wins in Brooklyn and Washington . They put up those gaudy numbers despite playing a pair of terrible fourth quarters...

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  25. Raptors Stretch Win Streak to Six vs. Wizards: Griffin

    WASHINGTON—It was always going to be a true test for the Raptors on Saturday, coming to the Verizon Center riding a five-game win streak...

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