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Toronto Raptors: Three takeaways from tough loss to Detroit Pistons

The Toronto Raptors were once again beaten by the Detroit Pistons, completing the season sweep for Dwane Casey against his former team. What did we learn from the game? The Toronto Raptors returned to the scene of a recent heartbreaking overtime loss: Detroit. Unlike the last game, the Raptors were without...

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2 hours ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

The Rap-Up: Games of the Week for Mar. 18-24

It may almost be time for March Madness, but a Raptors-Thunder mini-series promises to bring some of that same playoff energy. Let’s get a different set of picks in today. Have you filled out your bracket? This is one of my favourite times of the year. A time to dream of achieving the perfect bracket....

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4 hours ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors

Five thoughts on yesterday afternoon: Pistons 110, Raptors 107

The Dwane Casey Revenge Tour is complete. Do the results matter for Toronto? I almost feel like the rest of these recaps, from here to the end of the regular season, need a disclaimer. Something along the lines of, “take all these thoughts with a big grain of salt, ‘cause the Raptors don’t really give...

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5 hours ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

Leonard and the Raptors host the Knicks

Kawhi Leonard leads Toronto into a matchup against New York averaging 27.1 points per game

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7 hours ago, FOX Sports, New York Knicks, Toronto Raptors

Detroit Pistons sweep season series with Toronto, win 110-107

Andre Drummond and the Detroit Pistons completed a season series sweep of Dwane Casey’s former team, the Toronto Raptors. The Detroit Pistons won another close game against Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors with a final score of 110-107. Leonard struggled out the gate, missing his first three...

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11 hours ago, PistonPowered, Detroit Pistons, Toronto Raptors

Pistons beat Raptors 101-107 to complete season sweep.

Pistons beat Raptors 101-107 to complete season sweep.

Pistons beat Raptors 101-107 to complete season sweep.

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15 hours ago, FOX Sports, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

Sweep! Pistons take all 3 from Toronto as bench, Drummond come up big

FAST BREAKDOWN

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15 hours ago, Detroit Pistons, Detroit Pistons, Toronto Raptors

Pistons vs. Raptors final score: Detroit sweeps season series from Toronto

Andre Drummond all smiles after hard-fought win The Detroit Pistons swept the season series against the Toronto Raptors after going toe-to-toe against one of the East’s best teams and coming out on top 110-107 in front of a raucous crowd full of equal parts Pistons and Raptors fans. Dwane Casey again...

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16 hours ago, Detroit Bad Boys, Detroit Pistons, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors: Pascal Siakam is Raptors Player of the Week

Every Sunday we bring you the Toronto Raptors player of the week. This week belongs to Pascal, who has stepped up his game in the last three games. Much like many other times this season, Pascal Siakam has proved to be one of the driving forces for the Toronto Raptors this week. An awful, awful […] Toronto...

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18 hours ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Casey and the Pistons sweep season series, defeat Raptors 110-107

Dwane Casey got his decisive March win in a game that definitely didn’t mean as much to Nick Nurse, who spent his Sunday afternoon experimenting with lineups and not sweating the small stuff. With a smiling Dwane Casey leaving the court, the Raptors gave up its first season series sweep to Detroit since...

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19 hours ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

Toronto Raptors come to LCA to face Detroit Pistons

The Toronto Raptors visit Detroit again, losing their last match-up in the city 112-107 in overtime. The Detroit Pistons look to extend the series to 3-0. The Toronto Raptors are coming back to Detroit looking to take some revenge on the Detroit Pistons. Dwane Casey and the Pistons have a 2-0 lead on...

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1 day ago, PistonPowered, Detroit Pistons, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors: Bench Struggles Still Remain an Issue

The Toronto Raptors have ongoing problems with their bench, even with the additions of Jeremy Lin and Marc Gasol, the Raptors bench still can’t find its grove. How will Nick Nurse resolve this issue? The Toronto Raptors need to fix their bench unit before the playoffs. Their bench has been inconsistent...

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1 day ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Raptors look to knock off Pistons in Casey Bowl III: Preview, start time, and more

Dwane Casey is perfect against his former team. What will Kyle Lowry and co. have to say about that today? 2018-19 has been quite the season for the Raptors and revenge games and homecomings! We’ve completed the DeMar DeRozan-Jakob Poeltl San Antonio revenge series, and today, we close out the Dwane...

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1 day ago, Raptors HQ, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

LeBron James apparently told soon-to-be NBA free agent Kawhi Leonard ‘we’ll be in touch’ after Lakers lost to Raptors

Tampering SZN is underway in Los Angeles. After a discouraging start to the LeBron James era in Los Angeles, the Lakers will try and pair James with another All-Star this summer in NBA free agency, where names like Kyrie Irving, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard will be available. Of those...

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1 day ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors

Raptors veteran Marc Gasol still working out adjustments of new team

The Raptors‘ big deadline acquisition was veteran Marc Gasol, bolstering Toronto’s frontcourt entering the final stretch of the regular season. Thus far, Gasol has seen nearly equal time as a starter (six games) and reserve (seven games). In those 13 games, Gasol has averaged 9.4 PPG and 6.2 RPG for...

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1 day ago, Yardbarker, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors: Whose stock is rising, and Serge Ibaka gets a little heated

The Toronto Raptors put together a strong week despite an embarrassing loss to an old rival. How did everyone fare individually this week? It seems like it was just yesterday that the Cleveland Cavaliers were raining down threes against the Toronto Raptors in the playoffs and causing emotional trauma...

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2 days ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors’ Nick Nurse should win Coach of the Year

The Toronto Raptors head coach has taken the team to new heights, which is why Nick Nurse should be put in the conversation for the Coach of the Year. Nick Nurse was coming into this season with some big shoes to fill. He was promoted to the Toronto Raptors head coaching position after the firing […] Toronto...

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2 days ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Toronto Raptors Podcast: End of season awards and the Raptors chances

Mike Bossetti and Jordan Skuse talk about the Toronto Raptors’ chances in rewards season. Pascal Siakam, Nick Nurse, Masai Ujiri and more all have the chance to be rewarded. In the latest episode of the Raptors Rapture podcast, Mike Bossetti talks to Raptors writer Jordan Skuse to discuss the Toronto...

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2 days ago, Raptors Rapture, Toronto Raptors

Lakers News: Alex Caruso Doesn’t Believe Raptors Were ‘Guarding Him’ In First Half Of Career-High Night

Lakers News: Alex Caruso Doesn’t Believe Raptors Were ‘Guarding Him’ In First Half Of Career-High Night

With the Los Angeles Lakers lacking depth as the close of the regular season nears, the likes of Alex Caruso, Johnathan...

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2 days ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors

After Raptors-Lakers game, LeBron James apparently told Kawhi Leonard they’d be ‘in touch’ (video)

After Raptors-Lakers game, LeBron James apparently told Kawhi Leonard they’d be ‘in touch’ (video)

LeBron recruiting?

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3 days ago, NBC Sports, Toronto Raptors, Los Angeles Lakers

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