Official Game Thread: Raptors at Hawks (Happy MLK Day!)

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1 minute ago, thecampster said:

1st 7 points given up off offensive rebounds. I may have to stop watching.

Don't you know? Rebounding is not important.

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Sucks Cam picked up two fouls. He was actually boxing out, rebounding, slashing and doing what we need him to do. Bummer. Glad they gave Bruno the early mins tho

Bruno and John looking good.

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Blowout incoming..

I thought Huerter "was back"? Struggling with his shot again last couple of games..

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Back in it for the time being....

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Looking at these comments, you'd think we were down by 20.

Only a 2 point game.


Hawks are fine when they match up big with the Raptors.

Hawks are shooting well right now too.

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