DeMar DeRozan

The Raptors’ Terrence Ross, left, shoots against the Nets’ Deron Williams during Game 4 of the teams’ playoff series at Barclays Center on April 27, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Veteran Nets Mindful Of Resilient Raptors Heading Into Pivotal Game 5

Playoff experience, once an area of prime concern for the Raptors, is starting to look passé after the latest in a string of superior fourth quarters by Toronto’s postseason greenhorns.


Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets controls the ball in the late stages against the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 at the Air Canada Centre on April 19, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Nets defeated the Raptors 94-87 to take a 1-0 series lead. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Well-Rested Nets Looking To Bury Raptors In 0-2 Hole

For Raptors’ All-Star DeMar DeRozan, the waiting between playoff games is the hardest part. The Nets, however, don’t mind one bit.


NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 23: Kenyon Martin #3 of the New York Knicks dunks while playing in a game against the Toronto Raptors on March 23, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Anthony Scores 28, Smith Adds 25 As Knicks Beat Raptors 110-84

Carmelo Anthony scored 28 points, Kenyon Martin had another big game against Toronto, and the New York Knicks finished off a home-and-home sweep of the Raptors with a 110-84 victory Saturday night.


Brook Lopez (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: The Loss Of Brook Lopez Takes Juice Out Of Knicks-Nets Game

There is far less hype surrounding the second meeting between the Knicks and the Nets on Tuesday night than there was for their first game a couple of weeks ago.


Brook Lopez and Deron Williams. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Nets Open Barclays In Style, Defeat Raptors In Home Debut

The Nets opened the Barclays Center in winning fashion as they defeated the Toronto Raptors 107-100.


Amare Stoudemire (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Rout Raptors, Pull Closer To 6th Seed In East

The Knicks closed within a half-game of sixth place in the Eastern Conference ahead of their Wednesday matchup with Philadelphia.