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Terrence Ross scores 19 points and Raptors edge Celtics 99-97 in preseason

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    Boston Celtics forward Brandon Bass (30) drives to the hoop as Toronto Raptors forward Amir Johnson defends during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)The Associated Press

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    Boston Celtics' Kelly Olynyk slams home a dunk against the Toronto Raptors during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)The Associated Press

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    Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green, right, drives to the hoop past Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)The Associated Press

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    Toronto Raptors forward Rudy Gay (22) picks up an offensive foul as Boston Celtics forward MarShon Brooks defends during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)The Associated Press

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    Boston Celtics guard Courtney Lee, right, battles for a loose ball with Toronto Raptors guard Dwight Buycks during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)The Associated Press

Terrence Ross scored 19 points, Landry Fields had 14 and the Toronto Raptors beat Boston 99-97 on Wednesday night, handing the Celtics their fifth loss in six preseason games.

MarShon Brooks scored 17 points, 15 of them in the final quarter, and Kelly Olynyk fouled out with 13 points and nine rebounds for the Celtics.

Boston had a chance to tie it on the final possession, but Jared Sullinger couldn't tip in Jordan Crawford's missed 3-pointer.

Vitor Faverani and Jeff Green each scored 13 for the Celtics, who were coming off an 82-80 loss to former teammate Paul Pierce and the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday.

Kyle Lowry scored 11 points and Rudy Gay and Jonas Valanciunas each had 10 for the Raptors, who won their third straight and improved to 4-1 in the preseason.