Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Lineup Change: Powell, Patterson Inserted into Raptors' Starting Lineup

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Lineup Change: Powell, Patterson Inserted into Raptors' Starting Lineup

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Raptors' Powell, Patterson start in Game 2

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CLEVELAND - The Raptors made two changes to their starting lineup for Wednesday's Game 7, inserting Norman Powell and Patrick Patterson.

Jonas Valanciunas and DeMarre Carroll were to come off the bench.

Coach Dwane Casey wasn't revealing his hand when asked about changes at the morning shootaround. He denied a report that Powell and Jakob Poeltl would start over Carroll and Valanciunas on Wednesday night in Cleveland.

"I've seen where some people predicted and predicted wrong, so to speak. . . I'm not trying to be secretive, but we don't want to give them a headstart of how to prepare, and who we're going to play," Casey said at the Raptors' morning shootaround at Quicken Loans Arena.

"Predictions are wrong that are out there. …

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