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Game Day: Raptors look to take Game 7

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At least it’s in Toronto. That’s something most fans are happy to breathe a sigh of relief about after the Raptors got thrashed in Brooklyn in Game 6. They never held the lead once and despite a late rally, fell short to the desperate Nets. “They were throwing haymakers and we were not ready for it,” said DeMar DeRozan. Four ... Read More »

Game Day: Raptors’ season hangs on Game 4

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It’s no secret that the Raptors need to win tonight to have any hope of defeating the Nets and moving on to the next round of the playoffs. Down 2-1 in the series, Toronto knows that it has to play much better despite some iffy calls by officials. Patrick Patterson is one said player looking for redemption, after missing two ... Read More »

Game Day: Raptors @ Nets – Game Three

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Win one of these next two games, and you regain your home-court advantage. Win both, you’re heading back to Toronto to finish off the seniors for good. Lose both, your season is done. Indeed, the implications of this – and most – playoff games are massive, and could shift the momentum to one team’s favour drastically. The atmosphere “Very, very ... Read More »

DeRozan, Raps even series with Nets in Game 2

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This is what Toronto needed. To see their shots fall when it counted. To pull away in a close game. To be able to rely on DeMar DeRozan. The shooting guard scored 17 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, while Kyle Lowry boosted him with 8 of his own. The two of them combined for 7-8 from the ... Read More »

Raps look to right ship in Game 2

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Make no mistake about it. Tonight is a must-win game for the Toronto Raptors. After blowing Game 1 in the Air Canada Centre 94-87, the Raps have lost home court advantage to the dangerous Brooklyn Nets. Going into Brooklyn 0-2 is definitely not how Toronto would like to repay its loyal fans who have waited years for these very games. ... Read More »

Masai: “It’s time to stand up and preach who we are”

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Masai Ujiri was on the FAN590 today discussing his pre-game comment “F*ck Brooklyn“. Below are his comments on the whole ordeal. First, he apologized to the families and kids who heard what he said. “My Mother raised me better”. Then he apologized to Brooklyn. “To be honest, for me it wasn’t even about them. It was really just about being ... Read More »

Sights & Sounds: Raptors 97 – 101 Nets

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Game Day: Raptors @ Nets

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Great win tonight. Proud of everyone. Need to play even better for tomorrow's game tho. It is a MUST win. #Raptors — Patrick Patterson (@pdpatt) March 10, 2014 It’s a ‘MUST WIN’ game, not only because Brooklyn is a direct Atlantic Division rival, but also because a win here would mean the Raptors would win this season series 3-1; which ... Read More »

Game Day: Raptors @ Nets

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These are not the same disoriented Nets that the Raptors defeated a little over a fortnight ago. Au contraire, they are on fire lately, having gone 9-1 in their last 10. Their only loss in that span was to the Raptors, who now lie just 1.5 games ahead of the rejuvenated Nets who are 20-22. The Brooklyn Nets are the ... Read More »

Game Day: Nets @ Raptors

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The Brooklyn Nets have gone from being the laughing stock of the NBA, to being a team that deserves a tremendous amount of respect. All of this within the span of five games. Five games which saw the Nets reel off five straight wins – beating OKC, Cleveland, Atlanta, Golden State, and Miami. In those five – highly impressive – ... Read More »

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