Juancho Hernangómez and the Raptors appease Luka Doncic

Usman Garuba prevails with the Rockets against Oklahoma


The Spanish forward Juancho Hernangómez contributed last morning to the victory of the Toronto Raptors over the Dallas Mavericks of Luka Doncic (105-100), in an NBA day in which Usman Garuba also prevailed with the Houston Rockets by beating the Oklahoma City Thunder ( 118-105).

At Scotiabank Arena, the Canadians, seventh in the Eastern Conference (10-9), snapped a two-game losing streak led by OG Anunoby, author of 12 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter, and by Fred VanVleet (26). , who neutralized the scoring force of the Slovenian Luka Doncic (24).

All in a match in which Juancho Hernangómez started as the starter and spent almost half an hour on the court. In that time, the man from Madrid, who helped the Raptors regain the lead in the final minutes with an essential basket, scored 10 points -4 of 6 shots from the field, including 2 of 4 triples- and collected five rebounds.

For their part, the Rockets signed their second win in a row, this time against the Thunder, but they continue as bottoms in the Western Conference (5-14). Usman Garuba from La Mancha contributed only two rebounds and one ball recovery in his 13 minutes of participation.


JUANCHO HERNANGÓMEZ: 10 points and 5 rebounds.

USMAN GARUBA: 2 rebounds and 1 steal.