Originally written February 06, 2013 on Hip Hoop Junkies:
posted by Mike Masaya With all the news surrounding the Raptors acquisition of Rudy Gay resulting in the loss of Jose Calderon and Ed Davis; to the Celtics drama filled ‘falling from grace’ type headlines, an injured Rondo and trade rumors surrounding Pierce and Garnett, both teams will have a lot on their mind during tonights game. As if that weren’t enough the 76ers and Pistons are making it harder for the Celtics to stay in playoff contention and making it tough for the Raptors to get there.First thing the Raptors have to do is finish the month of February strong starting with a win against the Boston Celtics tonight. With the Celtics, 76ers and Pistons all having tough schedules for the month of February the Raptors need to win in what has historically been a standard loss to Boston.Here are 3 points that could turn a losing trend on its head and allow tonight’s matchup to end in a win for the Raptors.1. Attack of the Guards: Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan need to push the tempo ...
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