Originally written on Hip Hoop Junkies  |  Last updated 12/1/12
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:   RAPTORS 101, PHOENIX 97    SEASON RECORD: 4W-13LPOUND THE ROCK STAR #1: DEMAR DEROZANLINE:  23 pts (8-18), 7-9 FT, 7 reb, 8 reb, 4 astThe Raptors and their fans were finally awarded with a huge sigh of relief ending a 6 game losing streak against the Phoenix Suns last night. DeMar DeRozan once again came out guns blazing taking advantage of switches and driving hard and fast to the basket. Pound the Rock honors for DeMar are not only for his stat line though. DeRozan was also cleaning up his mistakes which normally would have resulted in turnovers, showing improved awareness in tough spots after being criticized about it a few weeks ago. Turning his only steal into two points was fun to watch as he out ran the entire Sun...
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