DeMar DeRozan finished with 17 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Washington Wizards, 96-88. Toronto (6-7) has now won back-to-back games after defeating Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday.
DeRozan shot 7-14 from the field. Toronto also got solid performances from Kyle Lowry with 12 points and 9 assists, and Jonas Valanciunas with 11 points and 13 rebounds. John Wall had another quality performance for Washington in the loss, scoring 37 points on 15-21 shooting from the field and 5-7 from the free throw line. Nene Hilario chipped in 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Coming up next, the Raptors battle the Brooklyn Nets, who are 3-8 on the year. The Wizards meet the New York Knicks, currently 3-8 this season.