Pascal Siakam scored 23 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 142-113 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday. The Raptors also had seven other players score in double figures, including OG Anunoby (19 points), Scottie Barnes (17 points), and Dennis Schroder (17 points).
The Raptors led by as many as 32 points in the fourth quarter before cruising to the victory. Siakam, who shot 10-of-19 from the field, also had eight rebounds and four assists.
The Pistons were led by Stanley Umude, who scored 19 points. Cade Cunningham added 18 points for Detroit.
Raptors and Pistons basketball game
The Raptors shot 54.1% from the field and 42.9% from three-point range. They also outrebounded the Pistons 54-40.
The Pistons shot 42.9% from the field and 33.3% from three-point range. They committed 22 turnovers.
Siakam Continues to Impress
Siakam has been one of the Raptors’ most consistent players this season. He is averaging 25.2 points, 7.9 rebounds, and 5.0 assists per game. He is also shooting 50.3% from the field and 38.8% from three-point range.
Siakam’s performance against the Pistons was another example of why he is one of the NBA’s most versatile players. He can score inside and outside, and he is also a good rebounder and passer.
Raptors Look to Continue Winning Ways
The Raptors have won three of their last four games. They are now 6-7 on the season.
The Raptors will be looking to continue their winning ways when they take on the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday.