The Raptors defeated the Rockets, 122-111. Kyle Lowry recorded 20 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for the Raptors, his second triple-double of the season and the 18th of his career, while Norman Powell added a game-high 30 points in the victory. John Wall (21 points, 12 assists) and Victor Oladipo (27 points, five rebounds, four assists) combined for 48 points for the Rockets in the losing effort. The Raptors improve to 17-17 on the season, while the Rockets fall to 11-20.
- Sergio Scariolo is the acting head coach for the Raptors. Nick Nurse, five staff members, and Pascal Siakam all out for health and safety reasons. Starting things off in the third quarter, Norman Powell knocks down the 3-pointer. Then Kyle Lowry finds Norman Powell. This time 3 is good as well. Powell, 30 points in the game. That caps a 10-0 Raptors run.
In the fourth quarter, Rockets get back in it. John Wall with the layup. Wall-- 21 points, 12 assists. Then Oladipo with the floater in the paint. Victor Oladipo, ball at the top of the key, finds his way all the way to the cup. Oladipo-- 27 points and five rebounds in the game.
John Wall finds Eric Gordon, who finds the bottom of the net for 3. Gordon with 17 points in the game. Kyle Lowry with the ball for the Raptors in the paint, hits the floater. Lowry with 20 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists for a triple-double. And here he is finding Fred VanVleet for the 3-pointer. VanVleet with 25 points. Toronto Raptors win the game. Final score-- Rockets 111, Raptors 122.