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Toronto Raptors vs. Los Angeles Lakers Sunday Game Preview, TV Schedule and Betting Line

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The Toronto Raptors tip off tonight against the Los Angeles Lakers, and you know who is coming back to our midst? Kobe “Bean” Bryant aka the Black Mamba, who made a public announcement on Facebook will return against the team he dropped over 80 points on once.

The Lakers have struggled in Bryant’s absence and his return will give them instant offense throughout the game, but it remains to be seen how the Mamba will work his way back into the lineup especially considering all the unfamiliar faces around him.

This one tips off at 9:35 PM EST, and here is the TV info for it in case that was what you were looking for:

TV: TSN2, Time Warner, DTV: 691, 759

The Lakers are favored at home in this one (-5.5), and might go with the Raptors to lose the game but cover the spread.

This year could be Steve Nash’s swan song so for fans of his out there enjoy him while you can. It is pretty hard to watch have to admit, but the two-time MVP deserves all our respect and myself will be watching until the bitter end. The Mamba will try to chip in enough with Nash to get the win, but we will just have to see who ends up coming out on top.

Two more previews coming this morning and then if you are still bored then keep an eye out for my Rant Sports Prep content tonight. Thanks so much for reading.

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