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Toronto Raptors keep drawing strength from ‘soul of team’ Bismack Biyombo

It is late at night and Bismack Biyombo is alone in the Raptors practice facility, shooting free throws, over and over, because that’s who he is and that’s what he does. 821 more words


The Toronto Raptors were dead in Game 5 — and then came the fourth quarter when the frustration ended

TORONTO — For three quarters, they were the same old Toronto Raptors.

And then, in a span of 10 minutes, they reversed everything that had come to be familiar about this group of players, and this franchise, and really most of pro sports in this city. 974 more words


Raptors coach Dwane Casey plays tight defence when it comes to sharing information

TORONTO — Dwane Casey is not one to share. Ask him who is starting, even 90 minutes from tip-off, and the Toronto Raptors coach will respond with a pleasant “We’ll see,” as though it will be news to him, too: Gosh, I hope it’s DeMarre Carroll! 789 more words


‘They pushed us out of the way’: Toronto Raptors need to get physical to reclaim series advantage

Kyle Lowry can tell you to the third decimal what he is shooting in the playoffs.

And even if he’s not happy about that particular number he is not at liberty to grouse about it or let it affect him. 1,050 more words


First Six Minutes Will be Critical for Raptors, Pacers in Game 4

VIDEO: Best of Phantom: Raptors vs. Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS — If the Indiana Pacers are going to even their first round series with the Toronto Raptors in Game 4 on Saturday… 544 more words

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Toronto Raptors clinging to underdog mentality as they overpower Indiana Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Paul George, the superb Indiana Pacers forward, was talking after his team’s Game 3 loss about the need for his teammates to be tougher and more physical. 862 more words