Greeget.com. Toronto Raptors Advance to NBA Finals for the First Time in History. The Toronto Raptors made it to the NBA finals after defeating the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference final. This result is a history for the Raptors, for the first time appearing at the top of the party.
The Raptors must fight six games to overcome the Bucks resistance. Raptors was left behind 0-2 first. In the sixth game, the Raptors won 100-94 at the Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Sunday (05/26/2019) morning WIB.
In the NBA Finals 2019, the Raptors have been awaited by defending champions Golden State Warriors who become champions of the Western Conference. The NBA Finals begin May 31, 2019 local time.
The Raptors were late hot. In the first quarter, the Bucks dominated by Giannis Antetokounmpo and Brook Lopez. Superior Bucks far 31-18.
The new Raptors can rise in the second quarter. But Paskal Siankam and his friends still lagged behind seven points at halftime.
Entering the third quarter, the Raptors tried hard to cut the distance. But only can reduce the score to just five points behind.
In the fourth quarter of the NBA Eastern Conference final, Raptors went crazy. The captivating action of Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry made the Raptors turn ahead early in the fourth quarter.
Kawhi Leonard’s three-pointer when the match was three minutes and four seconds left Raptors five points ahead. From that moment Bucks had difficulty approaching again.
Kawhi Leonard is another Bucks nightmare. He made 27 points and 17 rebounds. Siankam followed with 18 points. In the stronghold of the Bucks, Giannis finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds.