Tracking the Raptors’ Key Stretch of 19 Games (#10)

The Anatomy of Wins and Losses in the NBA:
Breaking Down Key Possessions

Game 10 – TOR 98 v Lac (15-31) 102, L 6-4 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 9 – Tor 114 @ MIA (9-36) 82, W 6-3 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 8 – TOR 101 vs LAL (28-16) 121, L 5-3 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 7 – TOR 122 vs Was (24-19) 85, W 5-2 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 6 – Tor 104 @ WAS (23-19) 108, OT, L 4-2 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 5 – TOR 106 vs Mil (17-26) 75, W 4-1 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 4 – Tor 114 @ BOS (33-6) 112, W 3-1 … Boxscore 
Game 3 – Tor 95 @ PHI (15-25) 99, L 2-1 … Full Play-By-Play
Game 2 – TOR 89 vs Atl (17-18) 78, W 2-0 … Boxscore, Full Play-By-Play
Game 1 – TOR 116 vs Sac (15-21) 91, W 1-0

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Key Possessions which determined the W-L result:

– during the entire 3rd Quarter …

TOR/19 pts; 8-21, FGA; 1-7, 3FGA; 2-3, FTA; 7 Rbs; 6 Ast; 1 TO; 1 BS
Lac/28 pts; 9-16, FGA; 3-3, 3FGA; 7-7, FTA; 14 Rbs (1 O-Rb/2 pts); 5 Ast; 4 TO) 

– during the final 30 secs of the 4th Quarter …

TOR/2 pts; 1-3, FGA; 0-1, 3FGA) 
Lac/4 pts; 4-4, FTA; 2 Rbs)

Key Raptors: TJ Ford (0 pts; 0-3, FGA; 1 Rb; 2 Ast), Andrea Bargnani (1 pts; 0-2, FGA; 0-2, 3FGA; 1-2, FTA; 2 Rb), Jose Calderon (1 pt; 0-3, FGA; 0-1, 3FGA; 1-1, FTA; 4 Ast), Anthony Parker (0 pts; 0-3, FGA; 0-2, 3FGA; 1 Rb)
 
Vital Components:
– during the 3rd Quarter … the Raptors were dominated on the boards by the Clippers (14-7/Rbs)
– during the decisive run at the end of the 3rd Quarter (01:35 to the 00:00), Toronto failed to score on 4 consecutive offensive possessions (Delfino, 0-1/FGA; 0-1/3FGA; Ford, 0-3/FGA, 0-1/3FGA) and allowed the Clippers to reel off 7 pts in a row, to assume the lead (TOR 77, Lac 78), despite their 4 TO’s in this frame
– during the final 30 secs of the game, Toronto missed 2 of 3 FGAs (0-1, 3FGA) and did not get an Offensive Rebound

Next Game:
@ MINNESOTA, 10-38 (Sun Feb 10)

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