DeMar DeRozan led Toronto with 33 points, and newcomer Serge Ibaka had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Raptors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 112-106 last night for their third straight win.

Last night in the NHL the Ottawa Senators edged Florida 2-1. Calgary beat Carolina 3-1and Nashville skated to a 5-4 win over Edmonton.

Ontario’s Rachel Homan won the Scotties Tournament of Hearts with an 8-6 win in an extra end over Manitoba’s Michelle Englot yesterday. At 27, Homan is the youngest skip, male or female, to win three Canadian championships.

Kurt Busch made  a last-lap pass to win the crash-filled Daytona 500 yesterday. It was the first Daytona 500 win for Busch and for Stewart-Haas Racing.