Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/1/13
TORONTO -- Rudy Gay scored 20 points after coming off the bench in his first game for the Toronto Raptors to lead them to a 98-73 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers before a crowd of 19,800 at Air Canada Centre. Forward Amir Johnson scored 19 points and grabbed a season-best 16 rebounds as the Raptors ended a three-game losing streak. Johnson's rebounds equaled a career best. DeMar DeRozan also scored 19 points and John Lucas added 17 from off the bench. Aaron Gray had a season-best 12 rebounds to go with seven points. Blake Griffin scored 17 points and had nine rebounds for the Clippers who were short-handed because of injury and suspension. Jamal Crawford scored 14 after coming off the bench, Caron Butler had 12 and Eric Bledsoe 10 for the Clippers, who had won their previous two games. The Clippers, the Pacific Division leaders, trailed the Raptors by 27 points entering the fourth quarter. They scored the first four points of the fourth but Toronto answered with a 3-...
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