Tag Archives: Kyle Lowry

Podcast: Raptors Looking for Post Season Success

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Toronto posted a franchise record for regular season victories for the third consecutive year and won its third straight Atlantic Division title, but face an uphill battle after just one game. The Raptors couldn’t find their shooting touch — or a defensive solution for Pacers All-Star Paul George — and were the only team to surrender home court advantage during the opening …

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Thompson Out Duels Curry for 3-Point Shootout Win

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There was little doubt the 3-Point Shootout trophy would stay in Golden State. The only question was which Splash Brother would claim the honor for 2016. Stephen Curry claimed his first 3-Point Shootout title a year ago as he outlasted Klay Thompson in the final round by piling up 27 points.

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Casting the 2016 NBA All-Star Ballot

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For the first time in the 65-year history of the NBA All-Star Game, the event will be hosted outside of the Untied States. The three-day weekend featuring the top-24 players in the league will hold court this February in Toronto and once again, the starting lineups will be determined by fan voting. The league is providing several methods, from Twitter, Facebook, …

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Podcast: Dominating Fantasy Basketball

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A quarter of the way through the 2015-16 season, a variety of players are producing at levels unseen in the league for decades. Or in some cases, ever. The Pistons don’t have to worry about any missed shots, as center Andre Drummond is beating out the competition for missed attempts on a continual basis. In his fourth season in the …

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Lowry a Terror on the Perimeter

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All he needs is just an instant, a brief lapse in judgement to strike. Once the opposition relents for just a second, providing any time for Kyle Lowry to rip the ball away, it usually happens. Through 20 games, Lowry has managed to steal the ball 53 times, more than anyone else in the league. Nearly a quarter of the way through …

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Lowry Rips Minnesota for 40 Points

Kyle Lowry wanted his fourth season in Toronto to be a special one. During the off-season, Lowry decided to challenge himself to drop down to the weight he was back in his college days at Villanova. Following a disastrous post season run, as the Raptors were swept in the opening round of the 2015 Eastern Conference playoffs as Lowry, an All-Star …

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Top Fantasy Basketball Assist Leaders for 2016

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With offenses becoming increasingly complex, the responsibility of facilitating the offense is no longer the sole responsibility of a single player. Point guards still make the majority of decisions, creating the most assist opportunities, but excellent distributors are emerging from unlikely sources. During the opening round of the playoffs, Clippers forward Blake Griffin dished out 55 assists, just three fewer than …

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Williams Delivers Clutch Shot for Tornoto

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Another victory was about to slip away for Toronto. Without hesitation, Victor Oladipo sent the home crowd into a frenzy by connecting on a long 3-pointer, from 27 feet out, securing a one point advantage for the Magic with 13 seconds remaining. The Raptors called timeout and coach Dwane Casey quickly drew up a play. 

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Lowry Returning to Lineup for Toronto

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Toronto’s playoff push just received a much needed boost. All-Star point guard Kyle Lowry has been sidelined since March 20th after suffering back spasms, but is set to return to the starting lineup for the Raptors tonight in Orlando. Four days after tweaking his back Lowry tried to rush back into the lineup, but lasted less than 11 minutes against Detroit, …

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Fantasy Focus: Surviving Without Bosh

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Just days after the league mourned the death of former Portland star Jerome Kersey, the attention rapidly shifted towards Chris Bosh. The 10-time All-Star was diagnosed with blood clots in his lungs, the same condition that afflicted Kersey. 

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