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  1. Re: Effort Isn't Enough, Raptors Lose Game 3Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Raptors Republic

    ... and the Raptors bench brain trust has been either unable or unwilling to adjust to the small ball Wizards. James Johnson remained stubbornly on the bench, as the Raptors were unable to contain Paul Pierce, Otto Porter or Drew freaking Gooden. Drew ...

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  2. Re: Effort Isn't Enough, Raptors Lose Game 3Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Raptors Republic

    ... and the Raptors bench brain trust has been either unable or unwilling to adjust to the small ball Wizards. James Johnson remained stubbornly on the bench, as the Raptors were unable to contain Paul Pierce, Otto Porter or Drew freaking Gooden. Drew ...

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  3. Playoff Stat Hits: Where It All Went WrongRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    ... simply never solved that lineup in three games and it has put the Raptors on the verge of a sweep. Reminder: James Johnson -- the team's best wing defender that plays Pierce's exact position and can defend the four just fine -- has picked up two ...

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  4. The Toronto Raptors Are Trying. What Now?Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    ... deemed functional in March, all of which don't include the team's best individual defender and plus-minus hero James Johnson. Johnson wouldn't be a cure-all in this series, but his playing just seven minutes in three games tells you all you need to ...

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  5. Re: Game Day: Raptors @ Wizards, Game 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Raptors Republic

    ... provide a spark in giving this team an emotional lift (side note: if this happens, bench Hansbrough, plug James Johnson into his spot in the rotation, go with 9, and use Chuck Hayes if rebounding/fouls are needed. I'm serious). A coach changing his ...

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  6. Ask 3 Questions: Will the Raptors have what it takes in Game 3?Read the original story

    Friday | Raptors HQ

    ... comfort zone, and there's a potential that (small sample size in Game 2 notwithstanding) a player like James Johnson may be more useful overall. (Presumably Williams plays more of a PG facilitator role in this scenario.) Yes, it should be noted that ...

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  7. 'A' games needed from Lowry, DeRozanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NBA.com

    ... the team with 18 points as a result. On several possessions in the second quarter of Game 2, the Raptors used James Johnson as the screener and had him attack the rim while the defense was still moving. Here's an example . The results would have ...

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  8. Game Day: Raptors @ Wizards, Game 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Raptors Republic

    ... provide a spark in giving this team an emotional lift (side note: if this happens, bench Hansbrough, plug James Johnson into his spot in the rotation, go with 9, and use Chuck Hayes if rebounding/fouls are needed. I'm serious). A coach changing his ...

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  9. Maybe Dwane Casey is right about James JohnsonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Raptors HQ

    The anger and confusion over James Johnson's playing time has been rampant all season long. But there is a case to be made that against the Wizards, Johnson isn't the answer for the Raptors.

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  10. Re: Don't go quietly into that good night, Raptor fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... irrationally frustrating. Think about this: the collective Raptors hivemind was SO frustrated about James Johnson not entering game one, we essentially forced our head coach's hand last night, gave ourselves a standing ovation, and were quickly ...

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  11. Re: Game 2: The Widening GyreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... with. The second quarter even saw a 7 minute stretch for everyone's favourite bingo-dabber haired forward, James Johnson, driving on Paul Pierce, scoring and getting to the free throw line. Kyle Lowry then quickly picked up his second and third ...

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  12. Don't go quietly into that good night, Raptor fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... irrationally frustrating. Think about this: the collective Raptors hivemind was SO frustrated about James Johnson not entering game one, we essentially forced our head coach's hand last night, gave ourselves a standing ovation, and were quickly ...

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  13. Round 1, Game 2: Raps lay egg in must-win gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Examiner.com

    ... was only slightly better from the line, making 67.6% (23-34) of their attempts while missing the same 11. James Johnson , who got a huge ovation when he entered the game in the second quarter, missed all four of his free throw attempts, but Porter ...

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  14. Playoff Stat Hits: Hey Game 2, what happened?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Raptors HQ

    ... you have him on the court one second longer than necessary? There's plenty of other stuff to consider as well. James Johnson played, but for the seven minutes he was on the court he didn't defend Paul Pierce for whatever reason (and Pierce sparked a ...

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  15. Game 2: The Widening GyreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Raptors Republic

    ... with. The second quarter even saw a 7 minute stretch for everyone's favourite bingo-dabber haired forward, James Johnson, driving on Paul Pierce, scoring and getting to the free throw line. Kyle Lowry then quickly picked up his second and third ...

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  16. OPINION: Raptors' DeRozan, Lowry outplayed by counterparts in lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | 680News

    ... In Game 2 they cast a shadow over the team's supposed strength. Even a first-half cameo from talisman James Johnson - to standing ovation no less - had no impact. "They're playing well," said Lowry. "They really got their guards [running] downhill, ...

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  17. Re: Notes and Quotes: Game 2 Aftermath Be DepressingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Raptors Republic

    ... giving credit to Otto Porter Jr., whose defensive activity was key. I said on the podcast that he's their James Johnson, except that he's got a defined role and predictable minutes. Casey: "We changed some things trying to do some different things ...

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  18. Toronto Raptors' defence appears destined to fail them against Washington WizardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Canada.com

    ... gone well. Whether it was Jonas Valanciunas in the post, Williams trying to create contact on the perimeter, James Johnson - freed from the bench, for seven minutes - driving or DeRozan working in the mid-range, everything seemed disconnected. Most ...

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  19. Recap: Raptors implode in every way possible, Wizards win Game 2, 117-106Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Raptors HQ

    Even with Drake back in the crowd, and James Johnson in the game, the Raptors implode in Game 2 to lose 117-106 to the Washington Wizards. Turns out expectations are a dangerous thing.

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  20. Raptors down 2-0 in playoff series after blowout loss against WizardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The London Free Press

    ... line. He was 5-for-12 from the field. The Raptors faithful did see one wish come true in the series debut of James Johnson, who came in for seven minutes after Lowry sat down in the second with the three fouls. Johnson made good on two of his three ...

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