Originally posted on Hip Hoop Junkies  |  Last updated 11/1/12
posted by Mike MasayaPOUND THE ROCK STARS - On a nightly basis, no matter how good or bad the Raps play, no matter if they blow out a team or if they get blown out and no matter if they win or lose, these are the Raptors with the best 'Pound the Rock' status for the night.FINAL SCORE:   PACERS 90, RAPTORS 88    SEASON RECORD: 0W-1LPOUND THE ROCK STAR #3: KYLE LOWRYLINE:  21 pts (6-11), 2-3 3pt, 7-7 FT, 8 ast, 7 reb, 5 stlWhat more can you ask for from your newly acquired starting point guard on opening night? Lowry did not let up once during the game and pushed the pace from beginning to end. Aside from his 21 pts, he was able to force Indiana shot clock violations, stole inbound passes turning them into points and was fantastic on help defense. Even with the loss, no need for concern here.POUND THE ROCK STAR #17: JONAS VALANCIUNASLINE:  12 pts (6-15), 10 rebRumor prior to tip off was that Jonas was understandably nervous about his NBA debut in front of nearly 20k fans. He seemed fi...
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