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Video 3 in the Key: Kings vs Raptors Gameday Preview - Rudy Returns to Toronto

Rudy Gay makes his return to the ACC tonight as the HQ's Kayla Grey breaks down the match...

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The Sacramento Kings have hit 5 of 21 shots from long-range in their past two games.

So if you're looking for a good place to start when talking about keys to tonight's Toronto Raptors vs Sacramento Kings match, that likely represents "GO."

Yes, Rudy Gay makes his return to the Air Canada Centre tonight in what will likely be a boo-filled reunion albeit not at Vince Carter or even Chris Bosh levels.  Gay and his Kings haven't exactly fared as well as the Raptors have in the wake of the trade that sent him along with Quincy Acy and Aaron Gray, to Cali.

That being said, Gay and his Kings beat up on the Raptors the first time these clubs met a few weeks ago, and the Kings always represent a tough match-up challenge thanks to the likes of DeMarcus Counsins down low.

As the HQ's Kayla Grey notes in her preview, keeping the Kings on the perimeter and out of the paint will go a long ways towards grabbing a W tonight: