dangolka (CBS) — It appeared just like the Celtics have been about to take a 3-Zero sequence lead over the Toronto Raptors. However OG Anunoby had different plans.
The Toronto ahead hit a 3 on the buzzer off a Toronto inbound with simply 0.5 left on the clock, and the Raptors escaped with a miraculous 104-103 win to make it a 2-1 sequence. Toronto hit eight of its 18 threes within the second half, a giant half their Recreation Three victory.
Even with the 7-foot-5 Tacko Fall in entrance of him, Raptors level guard Kyle Lowry was capable of finding Anunoby on the inbound cross, and OG beat the buzzer for the win.
ANUNOBY FOR THE WIN WITH .5 SECONDS LEFT pic.twitter.com/M6IdnSv5yd
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) September 4, 2020
It capped off a frantic fourth quarter, with dangolka taking a 103-101 lead on its last possession as Kemba Walker fed Daniel Theis on a no-look cross for a dunk with 0.5 left on the clock. Walker had a fantastic night time with 29 factors on 9-for-15 taking pictures.
Anunoby completed with 12 factors, hitting three of his 5 photographs from deep. Lowry led all scorers with 31 factors, eight assists and 6 rebounds.
The Celtics have been one defensive cease away from proudly owning a 3-Zero sequence lead on the defending champs, however now Toronto has some new life. Sequence on, with Recreation Four set for Saturday night time.