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Report: Lin to join Raptors after Hawks' buyout

Ball-handling and play-making are always at a premium, especially late in games, and splitting the responsibility can help the offence thrive without giving much back on defence because of the specific guards the Raptors have employed. Joe Harris, who was 7-of-8 from three on the night, threw it in to D'Angelo Russell who was unable to shake free of Danny Green's great closeout and missed a desperation heave off the rim. Jarrett Allen added 15 points and Shabazz Napier had 10. Gasol, who spent his first 10 1/2 seasons of his National Basketball Association career with the Memphis Grizzlies before being traded to Toronto last week, learned that lesson before the Raptors played the Nets.

McCaw scored the first five points of the second quarter, cutting Brooklyn's lead to three. Harris made a career-high seven 3-pointers, connecting for all of his threes and 22 of his 24 points in the first half. Over his career, the California native is averaging 11.8 points, 2.8 rebounds, 4.4 assists and shooting 34.8 per cent from beyond the arc. Ibaka's hook shot to bumped the lead to four. There were nine ties in the third quarter alone before the Nets and Raptors headed into the fourth tied at 92.

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With Kyle Lowry dealing with a lingering back issue, and Fred VanVleet (left thumb soreness) now a little banged up himself, Lin may find a solid immediate role off the bench for the Raptors.

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