Raptors-Wizards preview

4-27  Toronto at Washington  Game 6  (Raptors lead series  3-2)

TV:  7pm  NBC Sports Washington

Last game:  Toronto won 108-98

Toronto top scorers

  • DeMar DeRozan-32 points, 5 assists, 2 rebounds
  • Kyle Lowry-17 points, 10 assists, 2 rebounds
  • Jonas Valanciunas-14 points, 13 rebounds, 2 assists

Washington top scorers

  • John Wall-26 points, 9 rebounds, 9 assists
  • Bradley Beal-20 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists
  • Marcin Gortat-10 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists

Raptors projected starters-Ibaka PF, Anunoby SF, Valanciunas C, Lowry PG, DeRozan SG

Wizards projected starters-Morris PF, Porter Jr. SF, Gortat C, Wall PG, Beal SG

Preview-Washington had a chance to steal game five in Toronto, however the Raptors went on a 24-6 run in the fourth quarter to win the game. Toronto’s Delon Wright came off the bench, and scored 11 of his 18 points in the quarter. The one key stat that helped out the Raptors to victory, was the team shooting 11-25 from the 3-point arc, while the Wizards shot a dismal for 5-26. Washington is 6-6 all time at home, when trailing 3-2 in a series and they are 3-11 all time in any series when they are down 3-2. Porter will be a game time decision, as he is dealing with a leg injury. Washington has won eight consecutive home playoff games. If the Wizards game win tonight, then it will force a game 7 in Toronto on Sunday.

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