New York, Nov 1 (EFE) .- English forward OG Anunoby emerged with 36 points, his best individual record as a professional, and led the balanced attack of the Toronto Raptors who beat the New York Knicks 104-113 at home to get his fourth consecutive win.
Guard-forward Gary Trent Jr. added 26 points for the Raptors, who took the lead by beating the Knicks 22-38 in the third quarter.
Again, starting guard Fred VanFleet finished with 17 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, making him the Raptors’ most complete player.
The Toronto team secured the decisive advantage in the same period in which the Ukrainian guard Svi Mykhailiuk scored a triple that put the game 66-68, the same score with which the Knicks beat the Toronto Huskies on November 1, 1946 at the Maple Leafs Garden.
Mykhailiuk finished with 15 points to replace Scottie Barnes, who led the rookies with 18.1 points and 8.9 rebounds per game. Barnes has a sprained right thumb.
For the Knicks, Canadian guard RJ Barrett led their attack by scoring 27 points, including five 3-pointers from eight attempts, while power forward Julius Randle finished with 22 points, nine rebounds and five assists, which did not prevent their loss. it was difficult to break a streak of three consecutive victories.