Gary Trent Jr. Was on a roll for the Toronto Raptors and kept his cool until the very end as his buzzer beater send Toronto Raptors past Washington Wizards 103-101. Trent Jr. Scored 16 points for the Raptors, playing in only his sixth game as a Raptor, dribbled straight down the floor, used his forearm to create some separation from Neto and launched a shot from beyond the top of the key.
Toronto Raptors were led by pascal Siakam who scored 22 points, DeAndre Bembry and Malachi Flynn led the offensive chart for the home team in the 4th quarter. The Raptors have won consecutive games for the first time since February 9.
Gary Trent Jr. drops significant buzzer beater to roll Raptors past Wizards 103-101
Russell Westbrook had a triple-double registered against his name yet again, he had 23 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists for the Wizards, who have lost four straight. Washington Wizards led 101-100 when Siakam was called for a charge with 27 seconds left. Raul Neto missed a reverse layup with 5.5 seconds left and Trent got the rebound.
The Raptors missed their first seven shots and fell behind by 14 points when Westbrook’s 15-footer completed a 9-0 Washington run with 2:54 left in the first quarter.
Russell Westbrook had 10 points, 10 rebounds and 9 assists in the first half and Garrison Mathews came off the bench with four 3-pointers to help the Wizards take a 61-51 halftime lead.