Doncic scores 26 points, leads Mavs past Raptors 110-102
DALLAS — Luka Doncic had 26 points and 15 rebounds and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Toronto Raptors 110-102 on Saturday night Doncic scored nine points in the fourth quarter as the Mavericks added to a one-point lead. He made all seven free throws in the quarter and finished with a career-best 15 free throws in 19 attempts. Delon Wright finished with 15 points, and banked in a fadeaway with 5 seconds left in the third quarter to send Dallas into the fourth quarter with a 78-77 edge. Wright added six points in the fourth quarter.Kristaps Porzingis had 20 points and matched his career best with 15 rebounds for Dallas.
TORONTO (AP) Pascal Siakam scored 35 points , Fred VanVleet had 21 points and 11 assists, and the Toronto Raptors used a record-setting first half to rout the Utah Jazz 130 - 110 Sunday. The Raptors led 77-37 after two quarters, the biggest halftime lead in franchise history , the biggest in the
TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam scored 35 points , Fred VanVleet had 21 points and 11 assists, and the Toronto Raptors used a record-setting first half to rout the Utah Jazz 130 - 110 Sunday. The Raptors led 77-37 after two quarters, the biggest halftime lead in franchise history , the biggest in the
TORONTO — Pascal Siakam had 35 points as the Toronto Raptors crushed the Utah Jazz 130-110 on Sunday in a game that was all but over before the second half even started.
The Raptors (15-4) stretched their season-high winning streak to seven games. They have yet to lose in nine games this season at Scotiabank Arena.
The Raptors had eight players score in double figures against a Jazz team that arrived boasting the league's fifth-best defence.
Fred VanVleet finished with 21 points and 11 assists, Norman Powell chipped in with 15 points, Serge Ibaka had 13 in his first game since missing 10 with an ankle injury, Terence Davis also had 13, Marc Gasol scored all 11 of his points in the first quarter, and OG Anunoby and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 10 apiece.
Anunoby has 24 points before injuring eye in Toronto's 132-96 rout of Hornets
TORONTO — OG Anunoby had a strong night cut short by another eye injury on Monday. The Raptors forward scored 16 of his 24 points in Toronto's big third quarter, and the Raptors went on to rout the Charlotte Hornets 132-96. Seven Raptors (9-4) scored in double digits. Pascal Siakam had 20 points, while Norm Powell had 17, Terence Davis chipped in with 16, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson added 15, and Fred VanVleet and Chris Boucher finished with 11 apiece. Marvin Williams led Charlotte (6-8) with 14 points.The Hornets hung around throughout the first half but the Raptors finally shook them in the third quarter, outscoring Charlotte 32-18 in the frame.
130 -122. Preseason. Siakam scores 31 as Raptors rout struggling Knicks 126-98. Pascal Siakam scored 25 points , Fred VanVleet added 24 and the Toronto Raptors held Joel Embiid scoreless in a 101-96 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Pascal Siakam (born April 2, 1994) is a Cameroonian professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Mike Conley had 20 points to lead Utah (12-8).
The Jazz led for the game's first four minutes, but looked helpless as the Raptors took off on a 23-2 run. The Jazz scored nine points in the first four minutes. The Raptors scored 72 points over the next 20, building a 21-point lead in the first quarter, and stretching it to 40 by halftime — 77-37 — the biggest halftime lead in Raptors history, and the biggest in the league this season.
It's also tied for the eighth biggest halftime lead in NBA history, and the largest deficit at the break ever for Utah.
Utah finally found its form in the third quarter, shooting 60 per cent and paring Toronto's lead briefly to 16 points.
Trailing by 21 to start the fourth, Utah managed to pull within 16 again, but when Anunoby took off for an alley-oop from VanVleet, swinging on the rim to the delight of the Scotiabank Arena crowd, the highlight-reel play had Toronto back up by 20.
VanVleet scores 24 and Raptors beat Magic to remain unbeaten at home
TORONTO — Fred VanVleet scored 24 points to lead the Toronto Raptors past the Orlando Magic 113-97 on Wednesday in a battle between short-handed teams. The Raptors (10-4) improved to 6-0 on the season at Scotiabank Arena, while Orlando (6-8) remains winless in five road games. It was a second consecutive career night for Toronto's undrafted rookie Terence Davis, who finished with 19 points to top his previous career-high 16 points he scored — in less than four minutes — on Monday.Pascal Siakam finished with 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Raptors, who were missing Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka.
Latest on Toronto Raptors power forward Pascal Siakam including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN. News: 3 days agoSiakam scored a team-high 25 points (9-19 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 5-6 FT) while adding seven rebounds, three assists, two blocks and a steal in 40 minutes during Monday's
Bradley Beal scored 35 points , and the Washington Wizards held on to beat the Phoenix Suns 140-132. Siakam scores 31 as Raptors rout struggling Knicks 126-98. Walker scores 39, Celtics beat Nets 121- 110 . Fournier leads Magic over Cavs for 1 st road win of season.
Raptors coach Nick Nurse was able to empty his bench over the game's final minutes.
Ibaka got a standing ovation when he checked in late in the first quarter, in his first game after missing 10 with an ankle strain. Ibaka played 23 minutes, and provided some humour late in the game when he mistakenly threw a pass at VanVleet, who was on the bench but hadn't yet sat down.
Kyle Lowry fractured his left thumb in the same Nov. 8 game in New Orleans which Ibaka was injured, and while Nurse had hoped to have Lowry back Sunday as well, the Raptors coach said the all-star point guard would undergo "one more fitness test."
Gasol led the way with 11 points, including three three-pointers, in the first quarter for the Raptors, and Toronto led 37-20 to start the second.
Toronto held Utah to a woeful 5-for-25 shooting in a second quarter in which the Raptors seemingly couldn't miss. Hollis-Jefferson shimmied in celebration when his shot bounced four times on the rim before falling about four minutes into the quarter. Toronto shot 61 per cent in the frame.
The Jazz hit 16 of their first 19 shots in the third. They went 8-for-10 from long distance, and when Joe Ingles drained a three-pointer with 2:42 left in the frame, it cut Toronto's lead to just 16. The Jazz outscored Toronto 49-30 in the quarter, and Toronto took a 107-86 advantage into the fourth.
The Raptors have won 11 of their last 13 games against the Jazz.
The game tipped off a busy December home schedule for the Raptors. They play 11 of their 16 games this month at Scotiabank Arena. Canadian Kelly Olynyk and the Miami Heat are in town on Tuesday.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 1, 2019.
Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press
Leonard scores 23 points to lead Clippers to 112-92 rout of Raptors .
On a night Kawhi Leonard was celebrated by Toronto Raptors fans, he showed them just what they're missing this season. In his first trip to Toronto since leaving for Los Angeles in the off-season, Leonard had 23 points to lead the Clippers to a 112-92 rout of his former team.