Vasquez leads Raptors past Maccabi Haifa, 92-85

TORONTO, CANADA - October 22: Rene Rougeau #15 of Maccabi Haifa handles the ball against the Toronto Raptors on October 22, 2014 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images)
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TORONTO (AP) Greivis Vasquez had 15 points, Lucas Nogueira scored six straight points in the final 2 minutes and the Toronto Raptors held off Israel's Maccabi Haifa 92-85 on Wednesday night for their sixth victory in seven preseason games.

Kyle Lowry and Terrence Ross each had 11 points for the Raptors, whose sole exhibition defeat was a 113-106 loss at Sacramento on Oct. 7. James Johnson scored 10 points and Nogueira had eight in his preseason debut after sitting out the previous six games because of a sore left hamstring.

Jeff Allen scored 24 points and Demontez Stitt had 19 for Maccabi Haifa, which finished 0-4 in its tour against NBA opponents. Maccabi Haifa also lost to Washington, Portland and Sacramento.

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