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www.bostonherald.com Apr 25, 2018
DeRozan scores 32 points, Raptors beat Wizards in Game 5

DeRozan scores 32 points, Raptors beat Wizards in Game 5

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors rode to a seldom-used lineup to move within a game of advancing in the NBA playoffs.DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points, Kyle Lowry had 17 points and 10 assists and the Raptors beat the Washington Wizards 108-98 on Wednesday night in Game 5.Toronto rebounded after losing Games 3 and 4 on the road to take a 3-2 series lead back to Washington for Game 6 on Friday night. The home team has won all five games in the series.The only team in the NBA to avoid losing three straight at any point this season, the Raptors went 5-0 following back-to-back losses during the...
www.bostonherald.com Apr 21, 2018
Wizards show some fight, top Raps 122-103, get series to 2-1

Wizards show some fight, top Raps 122-103, get series to 2-1

WASHINGTON — All of about 2½ minutes into the game, Washington forward Markieff Morris and Toronto's OG Anunoby needed to be separated after a near-fight that drew in other players.Early in the third quarter Friday night, Raptors guard Kyle Lowry was called for a flagrant foul when he swiped a hand across Bradley Beal's forehead as the Wizards guard went in for a breakaway layup. Later in that period, things really came close to spiraling out of control, but John Wall's bodyguard interceded when Washington's All-Star jawed with Toronto's Serge Ibaka.As that scene unfolded on the court,...
Tip of the Tower Apr 19, 2018

Toronto Raptors starting to earn respect for playoff performance

The Toronto Raptors have started to earn more respect with each win against the Washington Wizards in the NBA playoffs especially from the media south of the border. Two games into their first-round series against the Washington Wizards and the Toronto Raptors continue to show that they are not the same team from past years. Overcoming […] Toronto Raptors starting to earn respect for playoff performance - Tip of the Tower - Tip of the Tower - A Toronto Sports Site - Maple Leafs, Blue Jays, Raptors, Toronto FC, Raptors and Argonauts
ClutchPoints Apr 18, 2018
Video: Kyle Lowry loses it after DeMar DeRozan called himself ‘Neo’

Video: Kyle Lowry loses it after DeMar DeRozan called himself ‘Neo’

DeMar DeRozan played like he’s not from this world Tuesday. Against a Washington Wizards team eager to bounce back from a loss in the series opener, the Toronto Raptors leaned on their superstar, who then delivered a monster game to pull the Raps to a 130-119 win. DeRozan was just in the zone in this […] The post Video: Kyle Lowry loses it after DeMar DeRozan called himself ‘Neo’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 18, 2018
Kyle Lowry throws light shade at DeMar DeRozan while praising him

Kyle Lowry throws light shade at DeMar DeRozan while praising him

DeMar DeRozan balled out Tuesday night, leading the Toronto Raptors to a 130-119 win in Game 2 of their first-round series matchup against the Washington Wizards. DeRozan was feeling it all night long, embarrassing all kind of defenders the Wizards threw at him on his way to finishing the game with 37 points (14-for-23 FG) […] The post Kyle Lowry throws light shade at DeMar DeRozan while praising him appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.bostonherald.com Apr 17, 2018
DeRozan scores 37, Raptors win Game 2, beat Wizards 130-111

DeRozan scores 37, Raptors win Game 2, beat Wizards 130-111

TORONTO — DeMar DeRozan's big game put the Toronto Raptors in a place they've never been before: up 2-0 in a playoff series.DeRozan matched his career playoff-high with 37 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 19 points and 14 rebounds and the Raptors beat the Washington Wizards 130-119 on Tuesday night as Toronto took a 2-0 lead in a playoff series for the first time in franchise history."I didn't go out there planning to score 37 points, I went out there to be aggressive," DeRozan said.Kyle Lowry had 13 points and a career playoff-high 12 assists as Toronto set team playoff records for points in...
ClutchPoints Apr 16, 2018
Kyle Lowry says Wizards are ‘not a normal 8th seed’

Kyle Lowry says Wizards are ‘not a normal 8th seed’

The Toronto Raptors shook off a 16-year winless streak for Game 1 of the postseason, grabbing a much-needed confidence booster against a threatening Washington Wizards team. Point guard Kyle Lowry warned that this Wizards team was no ordinary one, likely falling victim to end-of-season struggles and a tight playoff race that strung them in the […] The post Kyle Lowry says Wizards are ‘not a normal 8th seed’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Washington Post Apr 15, 2018
Wizards-Raptors NBA playoffs Game 2 preview

Wizards-Raptors NBA playoffs Game 2 preview

Look at it this way: Game 1 wasn’t a disaster. Sure, the Washington Wizards lost to the Toronto Raptors, 114-106, but they were in it throughout. They threatened to steal one on the road. Could they actually pull it off Tuesday night? As we head into Game 2 in Toronto, we’re here to help you […]
ClutchPoints Apr 15, 2018
Bradley Beal reflects on Wizards’ ‘sloppy’ Game 1 performance vs. Raptors

Bradley Beal reflects on Wizards’ ‘sloppy’ Game 1 performance vs. Raptors

Although the Washington Wizards managed to limit the Toronto Raptors’ star guard duo of DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry to just 28 combined points, Bradley Beal and the Wizards had few answers for Toronto’s other role players in a 114-106 loss in Game 1 on Saturday. After the game, Beal opened up to Candace Buckner […] The post Bradley Beal reflects on Wizards’ ‘sloppy’ Game 1 performance vs. Raptors appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 14, 2018
Raptors win first Game 1 in 17 years

Raptors win first Game 1 in 17 years

The long wait is finally over for the Toronto Raptors after 17 years. On Saturday, the Raptors were able to defeat the Washington Wizards 114-106 during Game 1 of the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs. It was the franchise’s first Game 1 victory in a playoff series since back in 2001 when Vince Carter […] The post Raptors win first Game 1 in 17 years appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.bostonherald.com Apr 14, 2018
Ibaka scores 23, Raptors win Game 1, beat Wizards 114-106

Ibaka scores 23, Raptors win Game 1, beat Wizards 114-106

TORONTO — For the first time in almost 17 years, the Toronto Raptors are off to a winning start in a playoff series.Not that they're overly excited about it.Serge Ibaka had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Delon Wright scored 11 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter, and the Raptors snapped a 10-game losing streak in playoff openers by beating the Washington Wizards 114-106 on Saturday."It's out of the way now," DeMar DeRozan said of the streak. "Worry about Game 2."DeRozan scored 17 points, C.J. Miles and OG Anunoby each had 12 and Kyle Lowry had 11 points and nine assists for the Raptors,...
ClutchPoints Apr 14, 2018
Kyle Lowry treating Game 1 as Game 7 in 2018 NBA playoffs

Kyle Lowry treating Game 1 as Game 7 in 2018 NBA playoffs

With the 2017-18 NBA season officially in the books, the Toronto Raptors have seemingly shifted gears into playoff mode a long time ago. Toronto has home-court advantage thanks to their remarkable campaign and point guard Kyle Lowry is looking to take full advantage of it. The Raptors kick things off by facing the Washington Wizards in […] The post Kyle Lowry treating Game 1 as Game 7 in 2018 NBA playoffs appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Tip of the Tower Apr 14, 2018

Toronto Raptors look to escape ghost of playoffs past against Wizards

History has not been too kind to the Toronto Raptors but Game 1 against the Washington Wizards gives them a chance to change all of that. If the Toronto Raptors want to prove that this season is different than any other in franchise history, the first game of the 2018 NBA Playoffs is a perfect […] Toronto Raptors look to escape ghost of playoffs past against Wizards - Tip of the Tower - Tip of the Tower - A Toronto Sports Site - Maple Leafs, Blue Jays, Raptors, Toronto FC, Raptors and Argonauts
ClutchPoints Apr 14, 2018
Mayor announces April 14th will be Toronto Raptors day

Mayor announces April 14th will be Toronto Raptors day

The Toronto Raptors finished the greatest regular season in franchise history this year, coming up with 59 wins and only 23 losses. Led by stars DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry, as well as Coach of the Year candidate Dwane Casey, the Raptors have claimed the first overall seed in the Eastern Conference and will have […] The post Mayor announces April 14th will be Toronto Raptors day appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Washington Post Apr 13, 2018
In Wizards-Raptors series, the verdict will be well-guarded

In Wizards-Raptors series, the verdict will be well-guarded

Bradley Beal respects the Toronto Raptors’ backcourt, Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan, for their all-star resumes but also for their roles as doting dads. Also, John Wall visits DeRozan’s offseason home and considers him to be a true friend. Anyone expecting the Washington Wizards guards to preview their first-round tilt against the Raptors by proclaiming […]

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