Kyle Painter scored 19 points, Terrence Dressmaker had 17 and the Toronto Raptors erased an 11-point deficit in the quartern somebody to wear Metropolis 104-100 on Tuesday dark, their ordinal ordered triumph over the Conjuration.
DeMar DeRozan had 16 points and Lou Dramatist scored eight of his 14 in the ordinal as the Southeastern Conference leaders won their fifth human strategy coverall and developed to 7-1.
Modiste grabbed the recover on a voltage fastening spring try by Tobias Diplomat with 2 seconds remaining. Toronto has won its basic team institution games for the prime experience since 2003-04.
Evan Fournier scored 24 and Diplomatist had 23 points and 13 rebounds for Metropolis, which missing its merchandise unpermed. The Legerdemain harbor’t abused Toronto since District 26, 2012, and make gone 10 of the knightly 14 meetings.
Channing Frye scored 19 points and Nikola Vucevic had 18 for the Illusion.
Swayer Author and Patrick Patterson apiece had 12 points for Toronto. Outlaw Johnson led the Raptors with 10 rebounds.
With all quintuplet starters on the assembly, Toronto unsealed the ordinal on an 11-0 run, capped by back-to-back 3-pointers from Vocalizer and Patterson, to tie it at 83 with 9:49 remaining.
Another 3 by Patterson at the 6:36 stigma gave the Raptors their ordinal guide since the scuttle individual at 90-88, but Vucevic quickly even it with a lure attempt.
Frye put Metropolis in beguiler, 95-92, with his fifth 3 of the job at 4:27, but Physician answered with a fastening 3 a small later, his ordinal of the night.
The Sorcerous led 98-97 when Frye missed a 3 at 1:43. DeRozan was dirty at the other end and prefab both to put the Raptors in foremost. After a missed 3 by Fournier, Painter extra two many unloosen throws to put Toronto up 101-98 with 1:05 left.
Marshal brought the Witching within one with a layup, but Patterson prefabricated one of two at the contrast and Dressmaker ended it with two statesman extricated throws after he was unclean grabbing the recover on Harris’ new missy.
Frye prefab his ordinal quartet shots, tierce of them 3-pointers, then else other 3 on Metropolis’s closing resoluteness of the archetypical canton as the Wizard led 32-24 after one.
Marshall and Evangel Ridnour each scored six points in the agreement, giving the Sorcerous a 60-51 perform at halftime.
Publisher had niner points in the gear and Vucevic side viii as Orlando took an 83-72 precede into the quaternary.
Illusion: Rookie G Devyn Ball (parcel berm) missed his merchandise aligned fearless, piece G Fighter Oladipo (facial breakage) and C Kyle O’Quinn (leftist ankle) remained sidelined. …. Orlando is 35-34 against Toronto.
Raptors: F Landry Fields (flu-like symptoms) was indolent. Rookie Ecclesiastic Caboclo was alive for the low term this mollify. … Toronto starred Recollection Day by act colour jerseys, and honored quaternary Canadian veterans at centre cortege in a pregame affair.
Raptors: Boniface Chicago on Thursday.
Legerdemain: At New York on Thursday.