Raptors vs Suns Final: 99-96 - Recap
|Raptors vs Suns Final: 99-96 - Recap|
Phoenix was victimized by Andrea Bargnani for 36 points as the Raptors defeated the Suns 99-96 in NBA action on Tuesday.
The Raptors were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 187.5.
Leandro Barbosa had 19 points for Toronto and James Johnson chipped in with 18 points. Jose Calderon had 11 assists for the Raptors, while James Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Suns got a 21-point performance from Marcin Gortat, who was supported by 17 points from Steve Nash. Steve Nash had 14 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Marcin Gortat grabbed 12 rebounds.
Toronto trailed at halftime, 52-48.
Toronto won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-40.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Jazz. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Portland.