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The guard tandems you'd want in a 2-on-2 tournament

One of the NBA's recurring annual debates centers around the best backcourts in the league, whether we're talking present-day backcourts or all-time backcourts. It's always a fun endeavor, and there are myriad ways to settle the argument: rings, All-Star appearances, win-loss record, what have you.Welcome back to the Yardbarker roundtable, where we take a look at arguably the four...
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Celebrities and athletes take three pointers to raise $500k for the Sager Strong Foundation

Most All-Star experiences in sports are lackluster. Whether it is the way the weekend is set up or the lack of athlete enthusiasm, most of them stink. The NBA is the one exception to this rule.The three-point contest and the dunk competition are both fun, while at the same time showing off the player’s skills. Each year, they try to add something different to make it exciting.With...
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WATCH: Raptors Post-Game: DeMar DeRozan - February 15, 2017

DeMar DeRozan addresses the media following Toronto's 90-85 home win over Charlotte on Wednesday.
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WATCH: Raptors Highlights: DeRozan Attacks the Rim - February 14, 2017

DeMar DeRozan slices through the Bulls defence and attacks the basket with authority in Chicago.
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WATCH: Raptors Shootaround: DeMar DeRozan - February 14, 2017

DeMar DeRozan speaks with reporters following Tuesday's shootaround.
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DeMar DeRozan’s Throwback Game Excels In Today’s NBA Culture

As a result of Demar DeRozan's ascension into one of the best players in the league, the Toronto Raptors are in second place in the Eastern Conference. Much like last season, they are winning differently than their NBA contemporaries. The recent success of the Raptors reminds everyone that iso-ball and the midrange game isn't completely dead. Clearly, looking at online Canadian...
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December 22, 2016  |  Discuss

DeMar DeRozan has great response to question about his energy

Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan is off to a red-hot start to the 2016-17 season, and he’s showing no signs of slowing down. After torching the Detroit Pistons for 21 points in the third quarter and 40 in total in an opening night victory last week, DeRozan referenced needing to find a gas station to replenish his energy levels after the exhausting affair, per Josh Lewenberg...
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November 04, 2016  |  Discuss

DeMar DeRozan gets 5-year, $139 million deal

DeMar DeRozan made it clear from the start that the only place he wanted to be was Toronto. He gets to stay in Toronto, now on a five-year, $139 million deal. DeRozan and the Raptors agreed to the deal in the first hours of free agency, according to reports. The deal can be signed on July 7. DeRozan was a first-round pick by the Raptors in 2009 and has played his entire career...
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July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Demar DeRozan opts out, becomes free agent

DeMar DeRozan has thrown his name into the free agency fray, as Chris Haynes of is reporting that the Toronto Raptors guard has opted out of the final year of his contract. This is pretty much the standard operating procedure for players of DeRozan’s caliber, so it’s certainly not surprising. Based on his comments in February, DeRozan doesn’t plan on leaving...
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June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Security at Raptors' arena did not recognize DeMar DeRozan

Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan wasn’t recognized by a security guard Sunday at Air Canada Centre, and the staffer called for backup after failing to be convinced of the shooting guard's true identity. DeRozan was there for an interview with ESPN’s Doris Burke when he was stopped and questioned. DeMar DeRozan arrives at ACC for interview w/ Doris Burke. Upon entering,...
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May 22, 2016  |  Discuss

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