DeRozan added nine rebounds and five assists.
“Now we have to keep our composure for two days,” DeRozan said. You have to be patient, mature and not over-run. It’s not obvious, but it’s done. ”
Kyle Lowry has collected 18 points. He managed 8 of his 17 shots.
In his first playoff game, Norman Powell put 12 points on the board for the Raptors. It was perfect from the three-point line.
Tony Snell was the most productive Bucks player, with 19 points and 4 rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo was limited to 14 points, but he still provided 9 rebounds, 4 assists, two balloon flights and two blocks.
“I have always said we are at our best in a precarious situation,” said Raptors coach Dwane Casey. It’s hard for the nerves, but I like that tough aspect of our team. ”
“I wish that a result like this would not be preceded by a rather painful match, but if everyone plays to their talents, we will do well. ”
The two teams played a very tight first half: the score was equal after the first two quarters.
The next game is scheduled for Monday in Toronto.