Toronto vs Washington Wrap - Toronto Wins 101-88
Toronto earned a 101-88 victory over Washington on Friday, getting 20 points from DeMar DeRozan at Verizon Center.
The Raptors were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Toronto got 19 points from Kyle Lowry and another 18 points from Patrick Patterson. Kyle Lowry contributed 11 assists, while Jonas Valanciunas cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Wizards got a 15-point performance from Nene Hilario, who was supported by 12 points from Bradley Beal. John Wall had 6 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Trevor Booker grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Raptors hit the break leading 48-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Washington had a 42-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Toronto takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Golden State.