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ROME -- Italy is resting captain and No. Cordrea Tankersley Dolphins Jersey . 8 Sergio Parisse for its penultimate Six Nations match against Ireland at Lansdowne Road. Parisse has a calf injury and coach Jacques Brunel has decided to save him for next weeks tournament closer at home against England. Prop Martin Castrogiovanni, tied with Parisse as Italys most capped player, will hold the record by himself when he makes his 105th appearance on Saturday. Robert Barbieri moves from the openside flank to take Parisses place at No. 8, and lock Marco Bortolami will captain the side for the 39th time in Dublin. "With five players unavailable we had to adapt ourselves," Brunel said on Thursday. "Among the halfbacks we wanted to give a chance to those who had played less like (Luciano) Orquera, also because against Scotland we didnt manage the pressure well in our half. I wanted to integrate (Tito) Tebaldi into the group before the tournament but he had a slight injury and we couldnt select him. "The choices made are not in relation to next Saturdays game in Rome against England but based on consistency that we want to have. The next match is against Ireland and we have prepared for the match against that opponent." Bortolami has been promoted from the bench, along with Paul Derbyshire and Luciano Orquera. Alessandro Zanni is also injured and he will be replaced as blindside flanker by Joshua Furno, who moves from the second row. Bortolami comes in for Furno, while Derbyshire takes up Barbieris position in the No. 7 jersey. At flyhalf, Orquera bumps out Tommaso Allan, while Tebaldi replaces Edoardo Gori for his appearance in almost two years. Italy has lost all three of its matches. "Ireland is certainly a better squad than last year," Brunel said. "But we have to remember that we beat them barely a year ago in Rome and in a rather convincing fashion. We have the chance to do so again." ------ Italy: Luke McLean, Angelo Esposito, Michele Campagnaro, Gonzalo Garcia, Leonardo Sarto, Luciano Orquera, Tito Tebaldi; Robert Barbieri, Paul Derbyshire, Joshua Furno, Marco Bortolami (captain), Quintin Geldenhuys, Martin Castrogiovani, Leonardo Ghiraldini, Alberto de Marchi. Reserves: Davide Giazzon, Michele Rizzo, Lorenzo Cittadini, Antonio Pavanello, Manoa Vosawai, Edoardo Gori, Tommaso Allan, Andrea Masi. Raekwon McMillan Dolphins Jersey .J. Barea during a three-game shooting slump that was getting him booed off his home court with regularity. Charles Harris Jersey . Levante, which had lost five straight including a Copa del Rey game last weekend, fell behind at its Ciutat de Valencia stadium when Ionut Sapanura opened the scoring for Elche in the 26th minute. .Do you have to be that close? Federer snapped at a TV cameraman hovering nearby as he received medical advice after losing a set on Wednesday.For Nadal and Sharapova, the nuisance was coming from the lowly-ranked qualifiers across the net.SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Toronto Raptors dont mind spreading the workload around while leading scorer DeMar DeRozan sits out with a torn muscle in his left leg.Thats critical because the mercurial guard has no timetable for a return.On a night the Raptors played sporadic defence, it was even more important.Kyle Lowry scored 27 points and made a pivotal jumper with 57 seconds left to lift the Raptors over the Sacramento Kings 117-109 on Tuesday.Terrence Ross matched his season high with 20 points and reserve James Johnson added 19 points and seven rebounds. Six players scored in double figures for the East-leading Raptors, who had lost two in a row.We got the start we wanted, but I am a firm believer in that you finish the way you start, Toronto coach Dwane Casey said. You cant win in this league thinking you are going to outscore people 117 points and not play defence. Thats a huge concern.The Raptors, playing their second consecutive game without DeRozan, led by as much as 15 in the first half but were clinging to a 111-107 advantage late in the fourth quarter when Lowry made a 20-foot jumper.The Kings missed two chances to cut into the lead before Johnson scored on a putback for Toronto. Lowrys two free throws sealed it.DeMar is our best defensive player so Kyle has a little more responsibilities as well as T-Ross, me and everybody else, said Grievis Vasquez, who had 12 points and seven assists. We are winning for DeMar, too. We want him back because hes a big part of our team.Rudy Gay had 20 points and a career-high 10 assists for Sacramento. The Kings have lost four straight.Five players scored in double figures for Toronto, which had not won in Sacramento since Dec. 26, 2008.It helped that the Kings were also short-handed. Leading scorer DeMarcus Cousins missed his third straight game becausee of a virus. Charles Harris Womens Jersey. The Raptors took full advantage and benefited from Sacramentos own sluggish defence, which continues to struggle without the 6-foot-11, 270-pound Cousins in the middle. Toronto scored 31 points in the first quarter, 35 in the third and shot an even 50 per cent from the floor.DeMarcus is the anchor of our defence and hes a central figure for our offence, Kings coach Mike Malone said. But for us to sit here and say our defence without DeMarcus ... Theres no excuse not to be able to defend at a much higher level.Lowry, who added 13 assists, went 10 of 21 while Johnson shot 9 of 13.Ross made six of his first eight shots and had 15 points in the first quarter to help Toronto go up 31-22.Sacramento chipped away at the lead and took a 45-44 lead on Omri Casspis free throw after Amir Johnson was whistled for a dead ball technical foul. The Raptors scored the next six points and didnt trail again.HAPPY RETURNSJohnson spent one season with Sacramento in 2012-13 when he battled weight problems and averaged just 5.1 points a game. He looked much better in his return and made just his third 3-pointer of the season to go with a blocked shot. This is my lucky day, Johnson said.TIP-INSRaptors: DeRozan remains inactive with a torn left adductor tendon. He was hurt during Fridays loss to Dallas and was initially diagnosed as a groin strain. No timetable has been set for his return. ... At one point Toronto had 19 assists, all of them from Lowry and Vasquez. The Raptors finished with 22 assists.Kings: Cousins continues to be sidelined by a virus that has kept him out since Nov. 26. He had a headache and was running a fever, according to Malone. ... The Kings missed 10 of their first 13 shots from the floor.UP NEXTRaptors are at Utah on Wednesday.Kings host Indiana on Friday. 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