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                 === Warriors continue road trip in Toronto ===
 
 (SportsNetwork.com)  - The  Golden State  Warriors  continue what  has been  a
 successful  road trip thus  far when they visit Air Canada Centre on Sunday to
 face the Toronto Raptors.
 
 The  Warriors  are 2-1  on this  six-game eastern sojourn  which will see them
 visit  the Indiana  Pacers and Boston Celtics before returning home to the Bay
 Area.
 
 Last  time out, the Warriors were sensational against the floundering New York
 Knicks, routing the home team, 126-103.
 
 It  may not  have been  quite the  performance as  his last  visit there,  but
 Stephen Curry still dazzled once again in his return to Madison Square Garden.
 
 Just  over a year  to the day when he exploded for a career-high 54 points and
 went  11-of-13 from 3-point  range in a 109-105 road loss to the Knicks, Curry
 tallied  27 points,  11 rebounds and 11  assists before taking a seat with the
 Warriors comfortably ahead at the start of the fourth.
 
 "It  is  pretty special," Curry said  of his triple-double. "I haven't had one
 since  my rookie year before this year started. I am trying to impact the game
 in different areas."
 
 Klay  Thompson  also rested the  final frame after  racking up 25 points, with
 Jermaine  O'Neal adding 15 in just 20 minutes to help Golden State bounce back
 from Wednesday's 20-point loss in Chicago.
 
 The  Raptors  had a  three-game winning  streak come  to an  end in their last
 appearance on the hardwood.
 
 It took three overtimes before the Washington Wizards finally left Canada with
 a 134-129 victory on Thursday night.
 
 DeMar  DeRozan netted  a  game-high 34  points  in more  than  57 minutes  for
 Toronto,  while  Kyle Lowry  -- who  injured his ankle  late in regulation but
 stayed  in and  played  54 himself  --  flirted with  a  triple-double in  the
 setback. Lowry finished with 18 points, 10 assists and nine boards.
 
 "He (Lowry) stayed in the game but he turned his ankle real bad," said Toronto
 coach Dwane Casey. "Next man up. Greivis Vasquez did a heck of a job coming in
 and covering for Kyle. He took the ball-handling duties away from him, letting
 him  rest  on the side. I  thought Kyle still  battled on defense and that was
 huge for us."
 
 Vasquez finished with 26 points off the bench. Amir Johnson chipped in 16.
 
 Lowry  wasn't the only injured Raptor on Thursday. Toronto guard Terrence Ross
 left  in  the second  quarter with a  sprained left ankle  and did not return,
 despite scoring 11 points.
 
 The  Raptors  host the Sacramento  Kings on Friday, then  hit the road for two
 straight.
 
 The  Warriors  beat the Raptors at  Oracle Arena on  Dec. 3 and have won three
 straight in the series and eight of the last nine.
 
 03/02 09:21:47 ET

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