How a lie manufactured by Raptors TV about a winning streak took “on a life of its own” in the mass media
By Our Senior NBA Insider
Originally published on the Amateur Sport blog
(February 6, updated February 7, 9, 10, 13) – Congratulations – the Toronto-based basketball team and defending NBA champion that all the US pundits dismissed this season have won a franchise record 15 games in a row.
Last Wednesday night last week (February 5th), the Toronto Raptors came from being down 19 points to beat Indiana Pacers in the last minute 119-118, its 12th straight win. They finished the game on a 11-0 run, their defence forcing Indiana to turn the ball over four times. Continue reading