Loud “Let’s Go Raptors” chants in Barclays Center. Nets down 16-3.
Boos from the Nets fans as a “Let’s go Raptors” chant starts. This is wild.
Kevin Garnett grabs a rebound ... and Kyle Lowry knocks it away and goes the other way for a layup. Raptors now lead 16-3.
Nets now have a basket AND a rebound. Really working hard, so Hollins calls another timeout. Raptors, 16-3.
Raptors open the game with a 12-0 run before a Jarrett Jack three finally gets the Nets on the board four minutes in.
Score: Raptors 10, Nets 0. Rebounds: Raptors 5, Nets 0.
Raptors race out to a 10-0 start 3 mins in, hitting 4 of their first 5 shots. Quick timeout for the Nets, they've missed their first 4
This is the most active I’ve seen the Raptors defensively in eons. Hey are moving with a purpose.
Lauren Holtkamp, the NBA’s third full-time female referee, part of the crew for Nets-Raptors.
Greivis Vasquez has hit two threes and airballed a third into Jonas Valanciunas’s hands for a layup. 8-0 Raptors lead.
The Raptors fans here are about as loud as all of the Nets fans.
Wittman on past troubles vs. Raptors: “I don’t give a shit what happened a couple years ago…I guess they can’t use that on the news.”
Basically, Raptors want to know why, in midst of by far best start ever, why so many are unhappy/looking for things to criticize them for.
Dwane Casey had a lot to say today about how most people are keying on what Raptors doing wrong over all the things they are doing right.
Nets say Deron Williams returned to contact practice, officially ruled him out tomorrow vs. Raptors.
Wizards say R&B artist Raheem DeVaughn will perform at halftime of Wizards-Raptors Saturday. No word on a Wale/Drake appearance.
Raptors by quarter... 1stQ: -9 (16th in NBA) 2ndQ: +105 (4th), 3rdQ: +113 (3rd), 4thQ: +42 (9th)