Raptors lose close one with The Blazers 112-111

Andrew Owen
BarnBurner Sports Writer

@98mustang1234

Tuesday, January 12, 2021


Final Score 112-111

The Portland Trailer Blazers beat The Toronto Raptors in a close game, 112-111. 

C.J. McCollum scored a game high 30 points, along with 6 rebounds and 5 assists, on 10/19 shooting from the field. Damian Lillard added 23 points, along with 7 rebounds and 5 assists, on 8/16 shooting from the field. Carmelo Anthony also chipped in with 20 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists, on 6/14 shooting from the field. 

For The Raptors, Pascal Siakam posted a triple double, netting 22 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, on 9/17 shooting from the field. Chris Boucher added 20 points, 8 rebounds and an assist, on 7/12 shooting. OG Anunoby also chipped in with 18 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists, on 6/9 shooting from the field. 

The Trail Blazers and The Raptors both had 42 rebounds each. The Raptors had 27 total assists, while The Blazers had 18 total assists. 

The Raptors had 15 turnovers, compared to The Blazers 13 turnovers. 

The Toronto Raptors shot 46% from the field, while The Blazers also shot 46% from the field. The Raptors shot 40% from the three-point line, while The Blazers shot 33% from the three-point line. 

 

The Raptors next game will be Thursday January 14th against The Charlotte Hornets. That game will be played at 7:30pm EST/ 4:30pm CST.