Kyle Lowry notched an all-around game of 19 points, 12 assists and seven rebounds for the Raptors, who improved to 27-24 on the season with a second win in five games.
DeMar DeRozan also played a key role with 22 points.
The Pelicans dropped a second straight on the road despite 23 points and 10 assists from Tyreke Evans.
Anthony Davis provided 19 points and seven rebounds.
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