Entries Tagged as 'Toronto Raptors'

Preview: Toronto Raptors (20-50) at Phoenix Suns (35-34)

March 23rd, 2011 · 4 Comments

Phoenix Suns 114, Toronto Raptors 106 It’s hard to imagine any team coming back full strength less than 24 hours after what the Phoenix Suns went through on Tuesday night. In what was, without a doubt, one of the most thrilling games of the 2010-2011 NBA season, the Suns fell in triple overtime to the […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview · Toronto Raptors

Phoenix Suns 110, Toronto Raptors 92 — The Vinsanity of old

February 26th, 2011 · 14 Comments

Vince Carter’s performance in the Suns’ 110-92 victory over the Raptors Friday night is the reason Toronto fans still shower him with boos every time he returns for a visit. Carter looked like the Raptors version of himself, particularly in his stellar 11-point, four-rebound, four-steal first quarter that buoyed the Suns to a 35-14 opening […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Toronto Raptors · Vince Carter

Preview: Phoenix Suns (28-27) at Toronto Raptors (16-42)

February 25th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Phoenix Suns 110, Toronto Raptors 92 PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have a fantastic opportunity in front of them, but only if they seize it. With so much trade turmoil directly above them in the standing and a deal for Aaron Brooks that if nothing else should ensure their bench packs some punch the rest […]

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Undersized Phoenix Suns exposed by Toronto Raptors

October 17th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Nobody said preseason basketball was important, but it continually becomes harder and harder to pull positives from the Phoenix Suns’ performances. It is a learning process for the new-look Suns, but a lot of their weaknesses were exposed Sunday morning in a 121-100 loss to the Raptors in Toronto. The Suns were murdered on the […]

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Tags: Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rebounding · Toronto Raptors

Raptors spank the Suns by 51 in Vancouver

October 6th, 2010 · 5 Comments

Yes, preseason games mean absolutely nothing in the grand scheme of things, but wow. No matter the stakes, any 51-point blowout makes you raise your eyebrows a little bit. In their second game against an NBA opponent this season, the new-look Phoenix Suns forgot to show up in Vancouver and were embarrassed, 129-78. In what was […]

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NBA blog previews: Atlantic Division

September 18th, 2010 · No Comments

Here at ValleyoftheSuns we focus pretty much all of our time on your Phoenix Suns. But there’s a whole league out there to preview! For help with that I’ve joined up with 75 bloggers (it only seems like half of them are Celtics bloggers) in the fifth annual NBA Blog Previews organized by Jeff Clark […]

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Tags: Boston Celtics · New Jersey Nets · New York Knicks · Philadelphia 76ers · Toronto Raptors