DeMar DeRozan scores 30 (17 in the 4th) & throws down the lefty dunk in GM2

Published on April 23rd, 2014 by Astramskas, David | 990 views

DeMar DeRozan struggled for the first 3 quarters but then exploded for 17 of his 30 points in the Raptors GM2 victory against the Brooklyn Nets. In the final 5 minutes, DeRozan scored 10 points and was 2 of 2 from the field and 6 of 6 from the free throw line.

“He bounced back, refocused,” Raptors coach Dwane Casey said. “Making those free throws down the stretch was huge. For him to come through after a tough first game and everyone doubting him, I was really happy with that.”

“It’s everything you dream about, especially when you become a professional athlete, to be at the highest level and have the trust of your coaching staff and your teammates to have the ball in your hands and win a game for them,” DeRozan said. “That’s big.”



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Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

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