Two wins in a row for the Toronto Raptors.
Led by Paul Watson, the Raptors defeated the Orlando Magic on Friday, winning by a final score of 113-102.
For more on the game, check below for updates, stats and highlights.
Final score: Toronto Raptors 113, Orlando Magic 102.
10:00 p.m. - The Raptors hold on to the win. Paul Watson finished with a career-best 30 points while Yuta Watanabe scored a career-best 21 points off the bench.
End of third quarter: Toronto Raptors 85, Orlando Magic 70
9:22 p.m. - Raptors outscore the Magic 38-19 in the third quarter to take control of this game. It was the Paul Watson quarter, with the 26-year-old exploding for 20 points in the frame.
9:14 p.m. - Paul Watson has 27 points on 9-for-11 shooting from the field and 7-for-9 from 3-point range in the game, by the way. That marks a new career high for him.
9:12 p.m. - Aaaaand another one. Goodness. Paul Watson can't miss right now.
9:11 p.m. - Another one. Paul Watson is up to 17 points in the quarter.
9:06 p.m. - Two more triples for Paul Watson. Give him 14 points in the quarter.
PAUL WATSON JR pic.twitter.com/llby5Hi24V- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) April 17, 2021
8:57 p.m. - Paul Watson has come out of the break on fire. He has eight points in the quarter and we're not even halfway the frame through yet.
.@_PWJiii hoopin' tonight pic.twitter.com/GQERpxiiEz- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) April 17, 2021
Halftime: Orlando Magic 51, Toronto Raptors 47
8:37 p.m. - Magic lead by four at the half.
Wendell Carter Jr. is giving the Raptors trouble. He's up to 16 points and six rebounds, three of which have come of the offensive glass. Chuma Okeke isn't far behind him in the scoring column with 12 points.
Yuta Watanabe leads the Raptors in scoring with 11 points. It's been a quiet game so far for Fred VanVleet, who has two points on 1-for-8 shooting from the field.
8:29 p.m. - Raptors call a timeout with 3:25 remaining in the first half. They're up 43-38.
8:23 p.m. - The Raptors have gotten 24 points from their bench so far. Yuta Watanabe leads all reserves with 11 points, but Stanley Johnson has knocked down a couple of 3s and Rodney Hood has chipped in with five points.
Welcome back.- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) April 17, 2021
While we were gone, @iAmSJ got buck3ts pic.twitter.com/o5BtzDslUV
End of first quarter: Toronto Raptors 24, Orlando Magic 24
8:09 p.m. - Have yourself a quarter, Yuta Watanabe! In four minutes of action, Watanabe posted nine points on a perfect 4-for-4 shooting from the field to go along with four rebounds and one assist. He's the reason the Raptors aren't trailing after one.
Simple- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) April 17, 2021
Effective @wacchi1013 pic.twitter.com/WG1bxDK9Pk
7:47 p.m. - Magic take a 13-6 lead following a 9-0 run. Tough start for Fred VanVleet, who has missed five of his first six shot attempts.
Welcome back, Freddy pic.twitter.com/t0PufPQcZd- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) April 16, 2021
7:44 p.m. - Active start for Khem Birch. He has two points and two blocks in the opening three minutes.
6:09 p.m. - DeAndre' Bembry (right hamstring tightness) will play but Jalen Harris (right hip pointer) and Gary Trent Jr. (right ankle soreness) are out, per Michael Grange of Sportsnet.
1:30 p.m. - Kyle Lowry, Pascal Siakam and OG Anunoby are each sitting this one out due to rest. DeAndre' Bembry (right hamstring tightness) is questionable while Jalen Harris (right hip pointer) and Gary Trent Jr. (right ankle soreness) are doubtful.
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