Originally written November 26, 2012 on Hip Hoop Junkies:
POUND 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:   SPURS 111, RAPTORS    SEASON RECORD: 3W-11LPOUND THE ROCK STAR #1: DEMAR DEROZANLINE:  29 pts (11-28), 7-8 FT, 7 reb, 3 ast, 3 stlWith another great game under his belt, DeMar DeRozan’s scoring ability should never again be in question. What did stand out was the sudden switch from lackadaisical defense early in the game to DeMar diving on the floor going for loose balls. The losing streak is having a positive effect turning the hungry Raptors into, well just that, hungry Raptors. Still not getting the benefit of several calls by the referees, DeMar fought through frustration to push the game into a 2nd overtime. DeMar played his heart out and did all he could against one of the best teams of the last few years. ...
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