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Rip City Project

Trail Blazers: Noah Vonleh’s Replacement Prospects

It appears Noah Vonleh will miss some action with an injury, who is in line to replace him? Noah Vonleh has been listed as doubtful for Thursday’s home game against the Toronto Raptors. Vonleh has started in 39 of the Trail Blazers games this season, but it is likely he will be replaced in the starting rotation until […] Trail Blazers: Noah Vonleh’s Replacement Prospects - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Blazers Blog | Oregonian

Trail Blazers' Noah Vonleh listed as 'doubtful' versus Toronto Raptors

Vonleh is officially listed as doubtful on the Blazers injury report. If he were to sit out it would be the first game he's missed due to injury this season after starting the last 38 games.

Courtside | Toronto Sun

James Johnson injury leaves Raptors thin at small forward

PHOENIX — Toronto is now down its top two small forwards. James Johnson hopped into the Raptors locker room on Tuesday evening, still on the crutches he left the arena in Denver with the night before after hurting his ankle against the Nuggets. Johnson, who has done an admirable job replacing DeMarre Carroll, who underwent […]

Courtside | Toronto Sun

Raptors have fared worse in Denver but can’t make that performance a habit; Let Norm dunk, NBA; SF situation dicey with Johnson injury

DENVER — It wasn’t a 39-point humiliation that greased the wheels for Sam Mitchell’s exit days later, but it was one of the worst Raptors performances ever in a city where the franchise tends to struggle. It’s not the end of the world, though and Dwane Casey wasn’t losing any sleep about it afterward. In […]

Toronto Sun

Five reason the Raptors will win a playoff series

It has been a long wait, but it appears very likely to end this season. Barring major injury (and isn’t that always the qualifier?), the Raptors are looking like a team that can knock that 15-year monkey off their back and finally win an NBA playoff series.

National Post

Toronto Raptors whip Washington Wizards 106-89, match franchise record with ninth straight win

There were some tense moments late in the fourth quarter when Kyle Lowry made a beeline for the locker-room with what looked to be a left hand injury

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Photos: Raptors 101, Heat 81

Make it seven losses in the last eight games for the injury-ravaged Heat, who now are on a season-longest four-game losing streak.

Heat Zone | Palm Beach Post

Heat likely down to 8 players, 1 starter vs. Raptors

The Heat’s injury situation has spiraled so badly that coach Erik Spoelstra brought a handwritten list of player statuses when he met with reporters after this morning’s shootaround in Toronto. [Dwyane Wade thanks fans for ...

National Post

Toronto Raptors’ DeMarre Carroll says he’s ahead of schedule but no timeline for his return after surgery

The athletic forward, signed by the Raptors in the off-season to strengthen their defence, revealed he hasn't been healthy for a long time

Carroll out indefinitely for Raptors

The Raptors won't have DeMarre Carroll, who's out indefinitely after arthroscopic surgery. NBA analysts Rip Hamilton and Raja Bell examines what this means for Toronto.