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DeMar DeRozan's 42 points lead Raptors past Rockets
DeMar DeRozan's 42 points lead Raptors past Rockets

DeMar DeRozan scored a career-high 42 points and tied his career high with 11 rebounds as the Toronto Raptors beat Houston, 99-96, on Monday night, their eighth consecutive home victory over the Rockets. DeRozan made a go-ahead turnaround bank shot with 1 minute 27 seconds left, then sealed it with a jump shot over James Harden with 18 seconds to go. He made 14 of 27 shots and 12 of 17 free throws. Jonas Valanciunas scored 15 points for Toronto and Lou Williams had 13. Harden scored 31 for the Rockets, whose winning streak ended at four games. Trevor Ariza had 15 points and Corey Brewer had 13. Houston has not won at Toronto since a 114-100 victory March 16, 2007. Boston 116,...

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