DeRozan scores 18 as Raptors beat Real Madrid

DeMar DeRozan scored 18 points and John Lucas added 16 to help

the Toronto Raptors beat Real Madrid 102-96 on Monday night in an

ehxibition game.

Andrea Bargnani had 14 points for the Raptors, who ended the

third quarter up by two before pulling away in the fourth. Amir

Johnson added 12 points, scoring on several big dunks, while rookie

Terrence Ross had 10 points.

Nikola Mirotic had 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead Real

Madrid, which had four player who helped Spain win the silver medal

at the London Olympics.

The crowd was dotted with Madrid fans who periodically broke

into Spanish songs.

The Raptors were missing newcomers Kyle Lowry and Jonas

Valanciunas – Lowry’s debut has been put on hold because of a

strained adductor muscle in his left leg, while Valanciunas is

sidelined with a calf strain.