TORONTO & GOLDEN STATE POSTGAME VIDEO: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/2j8fgl17gig3szo/AAB_ze09Pd9gbmQ4iXZXs3URa?dl=0
|TORONTO RAPTORSPOSTGAME NOTES|
FINAL SCORE: TORONTO RAPTORS 119, GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS 100
DATE: DECEMBER 18, 2021 ATTENDANCE: 7,988
|FINAL SCORE||RECORD||HIGH POINTS||HIGH REBOUNDS||HIGH ASSISTS|
|Golden State||100||24-6||Kuminga – 26||Toscano-Anderson – 9||Chiozza – 7|
|Toronto||119||14-15||VanVleet – 27||Barnes/Boucher – 8||VanVleet – 12|
The Raptors shot 50 percent from the field (45-for-90) in the win and snapped the Warriors’ streak of 31 games (dating back to the 2020-2021 season) of keeping opponents under 50 percent shooting … Toronto had six players score in double-digits and improve to 9-3 when having a better (or same) field goal percentage than opponents.
- With the win, Toronto improves to 14-15 this season and 7-9 at home … The Raptors have now won three consecutive games at Scotiabank Arena (Dec. 10-18) and are 5-2 in the month of December … Toronto’s next game is Monday night against the Orlando Magic.
- For the first time since 2001, the Raptors have won three consecutive regular season games against Golden State at home.
- Fred VanVleet finished with team highs of 27 points and 12 assists for his fourth double-double of the season … VanVleet has now led the Raptors in scoring in two straight games, after finishing with 31 points Tuesday night in Brooklyn … He has also marked a team-high in assists in four of the last five games (Dec. 8-18) averaging 9.2 assists per game during this stretch.
- Scottie Barnes tallied 21 points, eight rebounds, and six assists in 33 minutes … Barnes has now scored 20+ points in back-to-back games (Dec. 14-18), and has finished in double figures in 12 consecutive contests (Nov. 21 – Dec. 18).
- Precious Achuiwa finished with a season high-tying 17 points and added five rebounds in 22 minutes … Achiuwa returned to the lineup for the first time since Dec. 5.
- OG Anunoby scored seven points, collected three rebounds and added two assists in 28 minutes … Anunoby played for the first time since Nov. 15, after sitting out 13 games with a left hip pointer injury.
- With the loss, Golden State is now 24-6, including 10-4 on the road … The Warriors finish their season long-tying five-game road trip (Dec. 11-18) at 3-2 … Golden State will return home to play the Sacramento Kings on Monday night.
- Jonathan Kuminga finished with a career-high 26 points (9-15 FG, 4-6 3PT, 4-6 FT) in 36 minutes … Tonight marks the first time Kuminga has led the Warriors in scoring this season.
- Gary Payton II scored 13 points, and finished with a season-high nine rebounds in 20 minutes off the bench … Payton II has scored in double-digits seven times this season, most recently Dec. 3 vs. Phoenix.
- The Warriors outrebounded the Raptors 47 to 41, led by a season-high 10 rebounds by Juan Toscano-Anderson and a career-best eight boards from Moses Moody … Golden State entered tonight’s game third in the NBA in rebounding (46.9).
|2021-22 SEASON-SERIES||ALL-TIME RECORDS|
|DATE||SITE||RESULT||RAPTORS WINS||WARRIORS WINS|
|11/21/2021||Golden State||L 119-104||Overall:||20||30|
|12/18/2021||Toronto||W 119-100||at Toronto:||13||12|
|at Golden State:||7||18|