Recap - Raptors Defeat Boston 93-87
|Recap - Raptors Defeat Boston 93-87|
The Raptors got 19 points from Rudy Gay as Toronto ran past Boston 93-87 on Wednesday at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto did not, however, defeat the Celtics against the spread, which closed at 8 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 189.5.
Toronto got 13 points from DeMar DeRozan and another 13 points from Amir Johnson. Kyle Lowry contributed 8 assists, while Tyler Hansbrough cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Boston got 25 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 17 points from Brandon Bass. Jordan Crawford contributed 5 assists for the Celtics, while Kris Humphries had 9 rebounds.
Toronto led at halftime, 49-37.
Toronto won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-33.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hawks. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.