|Oct. 26 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST7:36 UAE (+1)05:3623:36 ET10:36 PM CTNaN:� - DeRozan scored 40 points as the Raptors opened their season with a 109-91 victory over the Pistons on Wednesday night.
Analysis: DeRozan made a career-high 17 field goals on 27 shots and was a perfect 6 for 6 from the free throw line. He broke Vince Carter's opening-night record of 39 points, set against the-then New Jersey Nets in 2003.
|July 1 10:38 PM PT11:38 PM MT12:38 AM CT1:38 AM ET5:38 GMT13:38 10:38 PM MST12:38 AM EST9:38 UAE07:381:38 ET12:38 AM CT4:38 - The Raptors and DeRozan have agreed to a deal that will keep the All-Star guard in Toronto, according to multiple reports.
Analysis: Though the two sides have yet to finalize terms, it's believed DeRozan will receive a max contract to stay with the franchise where he's spent his entire seven-year career. DeRozan averaged a career-high 23.5 points per game for the Atlantic Division champion Raptors in 2015-16 and has averaged 22.2 over the past three seasons.