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Raptors' new offence will get tested early

TORONTO—The Toronto Raptors are about to find out if their culture reset has been successful.

A second-round sweep by the Cleveland Cavaliers in last year's playoffs painted a potentially-bleak future for the Raptors.

The NBA was trending toward a different style—fast-paced, free-flowing, three-point shooting—and the Raptors were being left behind.

Vegas wins again

LAS VEGAS—Alex Tuch and Vadim Shipachyov made the most of their debuts with the Vegas Golden Knights as they each scored a goal in a 3-1 win over the Boston Bruins yesterday.

It was just the seventh career game for Tuch, who played in six games with Minnesota last season, while Shipachyov was making his NHL debut.