Lopez, Williams Lead Nets Past Raptors 114-109, Brooklyn Wins Season-High 6th StraightDeron Williams scored a season-high 31 points, Thaddeus Young made the tiebreaking basket with 22 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Toronto Raptors 114-109 on Friday night.
Knicks Win 2nd Straight, Hand Raptors 5th Consecutive LossTim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Langston Galloway made a clinching 3-pointer and the New York Knicks ended a sad Saturday for the franchise with a 103-98 victory over Toronto, the Raptors' season-high fifth straight loss.
Lichtenstein: Nets Turning Corner, But Danger Lurks Around The BendEven Lionel Hollins admitted that Wednesday’s win in Toronto meant a little more considering the venue. Unfortunately, all of this recent good work can be undone in a weekend.
Jack Scores 24 As Nets Feast On Raptors 109-93 Jarrett Jack scored 24 points, Alan Anderson had 22 and the Brooklyn Nets beat Toronto 109-93 on Wednesday night to hand the Raptors their first loss in 10 games against division opponents this season.
Knicks' Dalembert Fined $15,000 For Elbowing ValanciunasSamuel Dalembert told the New York Post that "if I really wanted to hit him, he wouldn’t be playing right now."
Raptors Ride Big 4th Quarter To 105-89 Win Over NetsKyle Lowry had 20 points and 12 assists, Jonas Valanciunas added 16 points and 10 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors used a big fourth quarter to beat the Brooklyn Nets 105-89 Wednesday night.
4 Sports Cities That Have It Worse Than NYCThink you have it rough? Here are four locales whose fans would surely trade places in a heartbeat.
Raptors Top Knicks 81-76 As Lou Williams Scores 21Lou Williams scored 21 points and the Toronto Raptors beat New York 81-76 on Monday night in the Knicks' preseason home opener.
Lichtenstein: Less Hype Doesn't Mean Worse Viewing For Nets FansYou should ignore all the pundits' predictions of a down year. There's plenty of good basketball for Nets fans to look forward to -- even if most of the country won't see it.
Report: Drake's Comments About Durant At Show Cost Raptors $25KIt just so happens that Drake holds the position of global ambassador for the Raptors. And being that Durant is currently under contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the organization is reportedly in some trouble.
We The Nets! Pierce Stuffs Toronto, Leads Brooklyn To Next RoundWe the North? Sorry, Toronto. After a nail-biting triumph, Brooklyn is moving on to Miami. “We’re still trying to earn our respect as a team, as a franchise," Nets forward Paul Pierce said.
Nets Survive To See Another RoundPaul Pierce blocked Kyle Lowry's shot from the lane on the final play of the game, and the Brooklyn Nets held off the Toronto Raptors 104-103 in Game 7 on Sunday to advance to the second round of the playoffs.