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Casey's triumph, Pistons' win in Toronto far from 'just another game'

6 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

Warning: Story/video contains coarse language TORONTO - After a whirlwind of a day filled with nostalgia and questions about his exit from Toronto, Dwane Casey found himself in a familiar setting Wednesday night; celebrating a victory at Scotiabank Arena. The only difference being he was celebrating with the road team. As Casey held court during his postgame media scrum, a Pistons staffer excitedly told someone on the phone named Tom, or "T.G.," that he couldn't get to Casey at the moment due to the swarm of reporters between them. As Casey left the arena following Detroit's 108-106 win...
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Raptors' Lowry has strong words for lack of communication after loss

Raptors' Lowry has strong words for lack of communication after loss

6 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

TORONTO - Raptors coach Nick Nurse might not have had a good look at Reggie Bullock's buzzer-beater.
But moments after Toronto's 106-104 loss to Dwane Casey and the Detroit Pistons, Kyle Lowry had already begun his post-mortem.
“I think just talking, man. Communication. Open your mouth. We've gotta speak, we've gotta talk, you've gotta say something. Can't play if you can't say nothing,” Lowry said, on what went wrong down the stretch.
The Raptors point guard was particularly angry about the game's final play, when a defensive miscue allowed Bullock a running layup.
“On the last possession...
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Blake Griffin takes shot at Raptors in support of Dwane Casey

Blake Griffin takes shot at Raptors in support of Dwane Casey

6 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Blake Griffin fired a shot at the Raptors in support of Dwane Casey following Detroit's win over Toronto on Wednesday night. Griffin's Pistons beat the Raptors 106-104 in Toronto on Wednesday on a last-second shot by Reggie Bullock on an inbounds pass. The play was perfectly drawn up and executed - a tribute to Detroit's coach, Casey. After the game, Griffin took a shot at Toronto in support of Casey. Griffin had 30 points and 12 rebounds in the win, which made the Pistons 7-6. That was a big victory for Detroit. Casey was fired by the Raptors after last season despite being named NBA...
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Pistons beat Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

Pistons beat Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

6 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

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Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

6 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports


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Pistons' Dwane Casey makes return to Toronto

6 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet


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Pistons rally to edge Raptors in Dwane Casey's Toronto return

6 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

TORONTO - Reggie Bullock scored a buzzer-beater as the Detroit Pistons rallied from a 19-point deficit to defeat the Raptors 106-104 Wednesday night, making a winner out of coach Dwane Casey in his return to Toronto.
Toronto seemed to have the game in control for the first three quarters but fell behind after a furious fourth-quarter fightback by Detroit and lost its second straight.
Blake Griffin led Detroit with 30 points.
Kawhi Leonard had 26 for Toronto while Pascal Siakam added 17 and Greg Monroe 14. Kyle Lowry had 14 points and seven assists.
Trailing by as many as 19, Detroit cut...
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Dwane Casey comes through with karmic win in return to Toronto

Dwane Casey comes through with karmic win in return to Toronto

6 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet


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As Dwane Casey returns to Toronto, his influence is felt beyond Raptors

As Dwane Casey returns to Toronto, his influence is felt beyond Raptors

6 monthes ago   |   By CBC

Dwane Casey said it was strange being back on the Toronto Raptors basketball court where he'd left so much "blood, sweat and tears."
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