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Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) directs his team in the first half during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, March 9, 2020, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Ibaka helps Raptors edge Jazz 101-92

Mar. 10, 2020 1:37 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Another injury was no big deal for the Toronto Raptors. Serge Ibaka and company just keep rolling along. Ibaka and Pascal Siakam each scored 27 points, and the Raptors beat the Utah Jazz 101-92 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory. Kyle Lowry added 21 points and seven...

Toronto Raptors center Marc Gasol, left, tries to drive around Sacramento Kings center Richaun Holmes, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Sunday, March 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Siakam, Lowry come up big to lead Raptors past Kings 118-113

Mar. 9, 2020 1:25 AM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Raptors coach Nick Nurse made a risky call to keep Kyle Lowry in the game after the Toronto guard picked up his fifth foul 13 seconds into the fourth quarter. Nurse's decision to get the ball to Pascal Siakam late was equally critical, a move that paid off well for the defending...

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts after shooting a 3-point basket against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of an NBA basketball game in San Francisco, Thursday, March 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Curry scores 23 in return, but Raptors clinch playoff spot

Mar. 6, 2020 2:29 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry seemed every bit himself after a four-month layoff, save for a little long-range rust. “He looks exactly the same to me,” coach Steve Kerr said. Curry scored 23 points for Golden State in his anticipated return from a broken left hand, but the Toronto...

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) shoots over Phoenix Suns guard Jevon Carter (4) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Matt York)

Raptors rally, snap three-game skid by beating Suns 123-114

Mar. 4, 2020 12:29 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Pascal Siakam scored 33 points, Kyle Lowry added 28 and the Toronto Raptors rallied in the second half for a 123-114 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night. Toronto snapped a three-game losing streak, which was tied for its longest of the season. Norman Powell added 26 points while...

Toronto Raptors guard Norman Powell (24) loses the ball to Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges (0) as Hornets center Bismack Biyombo (8) looks on during second-half NBA basketball game action in Toronto, Friday, Feb. 28, 2020. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Rozier hits tiebreaking FT, Hornets beat Raptors 99-96

Feb. 28, 2020 11:49 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — For the first time in more than two months, the Toronto Raptors are on a losing streak. Terry Rozier hit a tiebreaking free throw with 2.1 seconds remaining and the Charlotte Hornets beat Toronto 99-96 on Friday night, handing the Raptors their second consecutive loss and just their third in...

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) drives past Toronto Raptors center Serge Ibaka (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Antetokounmpo leads Bucks by Raptors in East finals rematch

Feb. 25, 2020 11:59 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks took down Toronto, wiping away some of the bad memories from a painful trip north of the border in last year’s playoffs. Antetokounmpo had 19 points and 19 rebounds, Khris Middleton scored 22 points and the Bucks beat the Raptors 108-97 on...

Toronto Raptors center Serge Ibaka (9) drives against Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner (33) during first-half NBA basketball game action in Toronto, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Raptors roll to their biggest win ever, beat Pacers 127-81

Feb. 23, 2020 9:37 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry and the surging Toronto Raptors tuned up for their showdown with Milwaukee by pounding the Indiana Pacers. Lowry had 16 points and 11 assists, extending his career-best streak of double-doubles to six, and Toronto hammered Indiana 127-81 on Sunday, the most lopsided victory in...

Toronto Raptors guard Terence Davis (0) is defended by Phoenix Suns guard Jevon Carter (4) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Raptors beat Suns 118-101 for 16th win in 17 games

Feb. 21, 2020 11:34 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Make it 16 wins in 17 games for the surging Toronto Raptors. Pascal Siakam had 37 points and 12 rebounds and Toronto beat Phoenix 118-101 on Friday night, its fifth straight victory over the Suns. Serge Ibaka scored 16 points, Fred VanVleet and Terence Davis each had 14, Kyle Lowry had 13...

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam, left, is defended by Brooklyn Nets forward Taurean Prince (2) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Raptors top Nets 119-118, extend record winning streak to 14

Feb. 8, 2020 11:18 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Overcoming the absence of injured stars is becoming a regular occurrence for the Toronto Raptors. So is winning games. Fred VanVleet scored 10 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, Pascal Siakam scored 20 points, including the tiebreaking free throw with 22 seconds remaining, and the...

Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry (7) is defended by Indiana Pacers' Victor Oladipo (4) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Raptors pull away from Pacers 115-106 for 13th straight win

Feb. 8, 2020 12:04 AM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Toronto coach Nick Nurse keeps imploring the defending NBA champions to fix their flaws. The bigger challenge, right now, might be identifying those errors. Two days after rallying from a 19-point deficit to extend their franchise-record winning streak, the short-handed Raptors used...