The Raptors outscored the Thunder in overtime, 13-4, to earn a 123-114 victory tonight in Oklahoma City. Pascal Siakam led the Raptors with 33 points (14-21 FG), to go with 13 rebounds and 6 assists, while Fred VanVleet added 23 points (8-16 FG) and 6 assists in the victory. Russell Westbrook led the Thunder with a game-high 42 points (16-29 FG), to go with 11 rebounds and 6 assists, while Paul George finished with 19 points (6-14 FG), 5 rebounds and 6 assists in the losing effort. With the win, the Raptors improve to 51-21, while the Thunder fall to 42-30 on the season.
The Raptors currently hold the 2-seed in the Eastern Conference, 2 games behind the first-place Bucks, while the Thunder fall into a three-way tie with the Clippers and Spurs for the 6-seed. The Spurs hold the edge in the tiebreaker due to head-to-head records between the three teams, with the Clippers holding the 7-seed and the Thunder in the 8-seed, all 7 games behind the first-place Warriors in the Western Conference.
🏀: Thunder vs. Raptors: 📅: Mar. 23, 10:00pm/et :📺: NBA TV