Wednesday , Mar , 24 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Toronto Raptors Team Report – March 24

=== Toronto Raptors Team Report – March 24 ===

(Sports Network) – Two teams with playoff dreams meet tonight, as the
Toronto Raptors visit the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center.

Toronto is in 10th place in the Eastern Conference, one game behind eighth-
place Cleveland. The Rockets are in seventh place in the Western Conference,
four games ahead of the eighth-place Utah Jazz.

This is the second and final meeting of the season between the two squads.
Toronto beat the Rockets, 101-97, in double-overtime on November 16th at Air
Canada Centre.

The Rockets have won five of seven and nine of the last 14 contests with the
Raptors, who have lost three straight at Houston.

On Tuesday, Toronto fell to the Memphis Grizzlies, 95-86, at The Pyramid.
Vince Carter netted a game-high 30 points for the Raptors, who have lost two
of their last three contests.

Donyell Marshall posted 13 points and also had a game-high 17 rebounds in the
loss for Toronto.

The Raptors are just 13-22 on the road this season.