Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/14
ORLANDO -- Hours before Thursday night's game Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey talked about teaching his young team "to make winning plays in clutch situations." Guard DeMar DeRozan, obviously, is a quick learner. With two defenders hanging over him, DeRozan came to the rescue, hitting a game-winning, fallaway jumper from 22 feet as time expired, leading the Raptors to a 97-95 victory over the Orlando Magic. DeRozan scored 22 points, including 14 in the fourth quarter when the Raptors held off a late charge by the Magic at Amway Center, finally reversing their habit of losing close games. The Raptors (16-27) were coming off an excruciating, overtime loss Wednesday night in Miami, their third overtime loss in the previous eight days. "We've been in a lot of situations where the ball just wasn't falling for us at the end of games," DeRozan said. "It just wasn't bouncing our way. Tonight it did, and we got one." Unheralded center Amir Johnson had 21 points and 10 rebounds...
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