The Toronto Raptors refused to succumb to their chance of winning the tenth place in the Eastern Conference. The Eastern Conference held a small series in Tampa on Monday to advance to the playoffs and defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 112-96.
Pascal Siakam added life to the night with 25 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists on the floor of the Amalie Arena. His teammate OG Anunoby also scored 20 points.
Quebecman Chris Boucher is still out, struggling with a sprained left knee ligament in Wednesday’s win over the Brooklyn Nets.
In the opposing camp, Isaac Okoro (Isaac Okoro) scored the highest with 20 points.
The Raptors will face the Nets again on Tuesday. Then they will fly to the western United States.