Nick Nurse unbothered that odds are against his Raptors
1 month ago - By Yardbarke
The Toronto Raptors were blown out by the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals on Friday night. Toronto finds itself down 2-0 in the series heading home for Game 3 on Sunday. Teams that win the first two games of a conference finals series move on to the championship round a resounding 94 percent of the time. Raptors head coach Nick Nurse couldn't care less about that stat. “That can't be right. That can't be right. Check the figures,” Nurse said when presented with the odds, via ESPN. “I don't know. How do I find the solace? I find the solace when OKC got beat by 34...
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Raptors look to buck the odds by tweaking lineup
1 month ago - By CBC
Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry have more than held their own against Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton so far in these Eastern Conference finals, But other than some pretty box scores, the Toronto Raptors have nothing to show for those efforts.
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