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  1. Raptors' Amir Johnson a consistent, underappreciated contributorRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    It was the last year that the NBA would allow players to enter the draft straight out of high school. Eight prep players were selected in the first 49 picks: Martell Webster, Andrew Bynum, Gerald Green, C.J. Miles, Ricky Sanchez, Monta Ellis, Lou Williams and Andray Blatche.

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  2. Re: Raptors Pass Hawks Test for Gritty Opening Night WinRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Raptors Republic

    The Hawks offered an early test to wake the team out of preseason mode, and the Raptors were up for it. To appreciate the Raptors efforts in the 109-102 win, you first have to appreciate the Hawks.

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  3. Down Under Duo: Dante Exum, Joe Ingles playing together again in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Dante Exum admitted he was happy to get his first NBA game behind him, a milestone that happened for the fifth pick of the 2014 draft on Wednesday night. That happened early in the Jazz's season-opener when he caught a pass on the elbow behind the 3-point line, calmly squared up to the basket and swished a deep shot.

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  4. Amir Johnson brings energy to RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    "You've got to get that whip and keep saying, 'Giddy up, giddy up, giddy up.' But once he gets going, he's fine," head coach Dwane Casey joked after Raptors practice on Thursday.

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  5. Raptors' Hansbrough made subtle changes to be greater impactRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough fouls on Atlanta Hawks forward Elton Brand at the Air Canada Centre. Toronto defeated Atlanta 109-102.

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  6. DeRozan scores 15 points, Raptors heat HawksRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

    DeMar DeRozan had 15 points and a career-high 11 rebounds, Kyle Lowry added 11 points and 10 assists, and the Toronto Raptors opened their defense of the Atlantic Division title with an 109-102 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. Amir Johnson had 16 points and 10 rebounds, Jonas Valanciunas scored 17 points, and Terrence Ross had 13 for the Raptors, who were an NBA-best 7-1 in the preseason.

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  7. DeRozan struggles from field, contributes elsewhere in Raptors' win over HawksRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lifestyles

    DeRozan reached a career-high 11 rebounds and added six steals to go along with 15 points for his fourth career double-double on Wednesday to help the Toronto Raptors to an opening night 109-102 victory over the Atlanta Hawks. "That's my job.

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  8. Re: Reaction: Raptors 109, Hawks 102Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Raptors Republic

    You da real MVP. A healthy, spry Amir was everywhere on both ends of the court. He crashed the glass hard and smartly positioned himself on the floor to take pressure off his teammates.

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  9. Courtside observations: Raptors versus HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Raptors Rapture

    Oct 29, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors forward Terrence Ross carries the ball against Atlanta Hawks guard Thabo Sefolosha during the first half at the Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Oct 29, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough and forward Amir Johnson battle with Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford for the ball during the first half at the Air Canada Centre.

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  10. What's In A Name? Open Call For Raptors NicknamesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    Mighty Mouse. Junkyard Dog. Vinsanity. The Toronto Raptors have had some well-thought out and famously nicknamed players in their history.

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  11. DeRozan struggles from field, but finds other ways to contribute in win over HawksRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    On a night where he could barely get anything to drop from the field, Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan relied on his other assets to help the Toronto Raptors to an opening night 109-102 victory over the Atlanta Hawks. DeRozan reached a career-high 11 rebounds and added six steals to go along with 15 points for his fourth career double-double Wednesday night.

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  12. Jonas Valanciunas leads Raptors to season-opening victory over Atlanta HawksRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    On a night when DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry struggled from the field, Jonas Valanciunas and the rest of the Toronto Raptors stepped up to ensure a victorious season opener. Valanciunas had 17 points while Amir Johnson added 16 points as Toronto earned a 109-102 home win over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.

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  13. Excitement is the Word of the Day After Raptors Home OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Raptors HQ

    With the first game of their season completed, the Raptors sit at 1-0. But the story of the game against the Atlanta Hawks was everyone's excitement.

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  14. Game 1: Raps kick off season of expectations with a home triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    It didn't take long for the ACC to get a first-hand look at the much-lauded depth of the 2014-15 Toronto Raptors . After a start in which every member of the team's starting five scored one of the game's first five baskets, Toronto wrapped up their season opener with seven double digit scorers en route to a 109-102 win over the Atlanta Hawks.

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  15. Al Horford makes regular season return against RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Peachtree Hoops

    Al Horford returned to action for the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night for the first time since last season's season ending pectoral injury. It has been a long wait but Al Horford made his regular season return in Wednesday's season opening loss by the Atlanta Hawks to the Toronto Raptors .

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  16. Talking Jazz with SLC DunkRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

    Our Utah counterparts over at SLC Dunk were kind enough to speak to us about the Mavericks Thursday night home opener. The great and powerful Amar , editor-in-chief of SLC Dunk talked with us a bit about the Jazz and the Thursday night game.

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  17. Rondo takes subway to openerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... about his routine. Amusingly, this isn't our first story about public transportation in 2014. Back in May, Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey took the TTC to the Air Canada Centre before Game 7 against the Brooklyn Nets. And this gives me an ...

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  18. Observations From Toronto Raptors Locker Room After Beating Atlanta Hawks 109-102Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | HoopsAddict.com

    Here are eight observations, notes and quotes from the Toronto Raptors locker room after the team beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-102: Dwane Casey has a funny analogy about how it only matters what you do when the popcorn's popping. It's his way of saying big players step up in big moments when fans are packed in the stands.

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  19. Podcap: Raptors Beat Hawks 109-102Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | HoopsAddict.com

    Here's audio from Dwane Casey, Terrence Ross, Patrick Patterson, Amir Johnson, Jonas Valanciunas and Tyler Hansbrough after Toronto's 109-102 win over Atlanta. Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player is required to play this audio clip.

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  20. NBA Recap: Toronto Raptors Beat Atlanta Hawks, 109-102 In Teams' Season OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | International Business Times

    The Toronto Raptors and Atlanta Hawks opened their 2014-2015 NBA Season on Wednesday and it was the team from Canada which had more offence in a high-scoring affair at the Air Canada Centre as the Raptors beat the Hawks, 109-102. Oct 29, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas defends against Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap at the Air Canada Centre.

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