Originally posted on Hip Hoop Junkies  |  Last updated 11/17/12
posted by Mike MasayaBetween coming off a nail biter against the Pacers and news of Lowry, Fields and Anderson being out with injury for the next little while, the Raptors have a lot to think about before facing the Celtics on Saturday. Not including Boston, the Raptors have four very winnable games coming up against Orlando, 76ers, Bobcats and Pistons.As cliche as it sounds, it’s true, one game at a time. In this case, the next game is against the Boston Celtics. Here are my thoughts on the 3 points the Raptors will need to address in order to beat the Celtics in what is likely to be another close game.1. Control the Guards: With Lowry out for the next little while the key will be making sure Rajon Rondo doesn’t have his way with the Raptors defense. However, with Rondo’s recent ankle injury which kept him out of last night’s loss against the Nets, the Celtics will rely on former Raptor Leandro Barbosa, Courtney Lee and Jason Terry to pick up the slack. DeRozan, Calderon and Lucas ...
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