Toronto Defeats Detroit 101-87 - Recap
|Toronto Defeats Detroit 101-87 - Recap|
The Raptors got a 25-point performance from DeMar DeRozan as Toronto ran past Detroit 101-87 on Wednesday at Air Canada Centre.
The Raptors were an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 206.5.
Toronto got 20 points from Amir Johnson and another 19 points from Kyle Lowry. Kyle Lowry contributed 6 assists, while Jonas Valanciunas cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Detroit got 24 points from Brandon Jennings in a losing cause and another 16 points from Andre Drummond. Will Bynum contributed 7 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 10 rebounds.
Toronto led at halftime, 52-45.
The rebound battle favored Toronto as they grabbed 54 boards, while Detroit only had 39.
Next game, Toronto takes its act home to face Memphis looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Indiana.