The Toronto Raptors defeated the Washington Wizards 125-107 to advance to 16-4 on the season. Their 16 wins is the most they've had through 20 games in franchise history while the Wizards fall to 6-12 on the year.
If you missed any of the action, we had you covered. Check out below for the box score, highlights and updates from tonight's game!
Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards
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Final: Raptors 125, Wizards 107
9:48 p.m. - The Raptors take home the win 125-107. Kawhi Leonard led all scorers with 27 points in a phenomenal outting. The Raptors' 17 3-pointers and 43.6 percent from that range were both season-highs.
Ball game. Raps win! pic.twitter.com/vWN1ancGCu- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
9:41 p.m. - And that got out of hand quickly. A 7-0 run from the Raptors gives them their biggest lead of the night, 118-99. Kawhi Leonard is up to 27 points while Kyle Lowry has 15 points and nine assists including this crafty finish with the left:
Like I'm ambidex pic.twitter.com/nXGAV3cgFL- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
9:32 p.m. - Back-to-back threes from Delon Wright and CJ Miles bring the Raptors lead back up to 16 at 109-93 - timeout Wizards.
9:27 p.m. - Washington isn't done yet! They go on a 6-2 run to start the fourth to make it a 10-point game at 103-93.
End of third quarter: Raptors 101, Wizards 87
9:22 p.m. - After a slow start to the quarter, the Raptors finished strong taking a 101-87 lead going into the final frame. They're shooting 14-for-30 (46.7 percent) from three and have 26 assists on 36 made baskets. Bradley Beal has a team-high 20 points for the Wizards and John Wall is nearing a double-double with nine points and 10 assists.
Holdin' 'em to under 40%. #RTZ pic.twitter.com/Loj1yxMvAH- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
Also, see this big time block from Serge Ibaka:
That's a hard no from us, G pic.twitter.com/xZ75cjyXcg- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
9:17 p.m. - Toronto has their lead back up to 12 points at 99-87 with under two minutes to play in the third. OG Anunoby has 15 points on 6-of-8 shooting and three made threes off the bench. Kawhi Leonard now has a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds.
Double-double, please- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
25p - 10r pic.twitter.com/b1pO8BfAym
9:05 p.m. - And the Raptors respond accordingly - they take a 10-2 run of their own behind a pair of threes and a pair of twos from Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry to retake the lead 80-73.
8:57 p.m. - A quick 9-0 run for the Wizards gives them a 71-70 lead just two minutes into the third quarter. Bradley Beal (five points) and Kelly Oubre Jr. (four points) led the spark for Washington.
KO on the spot!#WizRaptors | #DCFamily pic.twitter.com/N69eaw5URw- Washington Wizards (@WashWizards) November 24, 2018
Halftime: Raptors 70, Wizards 62
8:48 p.m. - A look at the team stats for the first half:
8:38 p.m. - The Raptors lead 70-62 at the half. Kawhi Leonard has a game-high 15 points, Pascal Siakam has seven points and six rebounds and Kyle Lowry has six points and five assists. For the Wizards, it's Otto Porter Jr.'s 14 points, six rebounds and three assists as well as 13 points from Bradley Beal to keep them in the game.
The Raptors 70 points at the half is the second-highest scoring half they've had this season. They scored 71 points in the first half versus the Los Angeles Lakers.
Kawhi leading the way w/ 15. #RTZ pic.twitter.com/h1DNn69xzP- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
8:34 p.m. - Kyle Lowry and Bradley Beal have both picked up their third fouls and are headed to the bench for the rest of the half. Raptors lead 65-57 with 2:14 left in the first half.
8:20 p.m. - The Raptors lead is up to 51-39. 3-point shooting has been the glaring difference as Toronto is 9-for-19 (47.4 percent) from deep while the Wizards are 2-for-13 (15.4 percent). This coast-to-coast Kawhi Leonard dunk helps too:
Kawhi goes coast-to-coast for the JAM! #WeTheNorth pic.twitter.com/surwS0i8Bo- NBA Canada (@NBACanada) November 24, 2018
8:13 p.m. - Fred VanVleet has been great in this contest so far - he has nine points (3-3 3PT) and three assists in just over five minutes of playing time. Raptors hold the lead 44-34 with 9:05 remaining in the half. Also, the Global Ambassador is in the building.
October Firm in the cut pic.twitter.com/4bUbVohPSa- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
End of first quarter: Raptors 38, Wizards 26
8:04 p.m. - Sharing is caring - the Raptors have 12 assists on 14 made shots and knocked down seven 3-pointers in the first quarter! OG Anunoby leads all scorers with eight points on 3-for-3 shooting from the field, making both his 3-point attempts. Otto Porter Jr. has seven points on the board for the Wizards, Raptors lead 38-26 after one quarter.
OG close to Q. pic.twitter.com/VsDFnttS1C- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 24, 2018
7:55 p.m. - A three from Danny Green, a pull-up from Kawhi Leonard and a three from Serge Ibaka has the Raptors up 22-16 after an 8-0 run! There is four minutes remaining in the first quarter.
7:48 p.m. - The Raptors trail 12-11 after the first break in play. Kawhi Leonard and Jonas Valanciunas have four points each and Thomas Bryant is getting it done for the Wizards with five points, two boards and a block so far.
Throw it down, young fella!#WizRaptors | #DCFamily pic.twitter.com/zE7x2LXBYs- Washington Wizards (@WashWizards) November 24, 2018
7:26 p.m. - The Wizards are going with John Wall, Bradley Beal, Otto Porter Jr., Kelly Oubre Jr. and Thomas Bryant as their starting five. They will be without Dwight Howard tonight.
7:02 p.m. - Kyle Lowry, Danny Green, Kawhi Leonard, Pascal Siakam and Jonas Valanciunas getting the start versus the Wizards.
Tonight's starting 5. #WeTheNorth pic.twitter.com/jJdKDYqUO7- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 23, 2018
6:18 p.m. - Delon Wright is dressed accordingly for tonight.
Always on brand. pic.twitter.com/yQpbcn95uj- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 23, 2018
5:49 p.m. - OG Anunoby and C.J. Miles WILL play. Norman Powell is listed as OUT for tonight's game.
3:42 p.m. - The new threads are ready to go.
🦉🦉🦉🦉🦉🦉#WeTheNorth pic.twitter.com/tBiAxPRDDC- Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 23, 2018