The Toronto Raptors played a physical game against the Brooklyn Nets Tuesday on the way to evening their first-round series, and Greivis Vasquez was a big part of that intensity.
Despite effectively neutralizing the experience difference between both clubs for the first three quarters, the Nets veteran savvy eventually proved to be too much for the Raptors in game one.
Dropping four of their last five games, the Brooklyn Nets seem to have engineered a first-round meeting with Toronto. The Raptors haven’t missed the slight and they’re using it as fuel.
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Winners in seven of their last eight, the Raptors’ recent success has hidden a slip in team defence that coach Dwane Casey hopes to rectify before the post-season.
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