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Leonard scores 20; Raptors clobber Nets 122-105 for fourth consecutive victory

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TORONTO - As Nick Nurse exited his post-game press conference Friday, he left with a parting comment: “Good night for the Raptors.”
Kawhi Leonard had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lift the Raptors to their fourth consecutive victory, a lopsided 122-105 win over the Brooklyn Nets.
But the Raptors coach was referring to other results in the East, particularly a Milwaukee Bucks loss, that combined with Toronto's win vaulted his team back to first place in the conference.
Eight Raptors scored in double figures. Pascal Siakam had 16 points, Serge Ibaka chipped in with 14 points and nine boards...
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Leonard has 20 points, 11 rebounds, Raptors top Nets 122-105

Leonard has 20 points, 11 rebounds, Raptors top Nets 122-105

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TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard had 20 points and 11 rebounds, Pascal Siakam scored 16 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 122-105 on Friday night for their second seven-game home winning streak of the season.
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Nets can't sustain fast start in blowout loss to Raptors

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TORONTO - Two nights after overcoming a 19-point deficit to score a blowout victory over the bottom-feeding Hawks, the Nets found themselves in the deep water against the Eastern Conference-leading Raptors. They needed an improbable upset to reach the .500 mark, but this time, they floundered badly in a 122-105 loss Friday night at Scotiabank Arena.
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