Toronto has for the first time in the club history for the NBA finals. The Raptors defeated Saturday night Milwaukee with 100-94 and arrived at an unbridgeable ahead 4-2 in the finals of the Eastern Conference.
Kawhi Leonard was, as is so often the sterkhouder with the Canadians. He made in the Scotiabank Arena 27 points and gathered 17 rebounds. Also Kyle Lowry (17 pts, 8 ass) and Pascal Siakam (18 pts) was smooth the way to the basket.
With the Bucks, the strongest team from the regular season, drew a star Giannis Antetokounmpo for 21 points and 11 rebounds.
It is for Toronto for the first time since the club’s founding in 1995 to the NBA title are allowed to play. The opponent is two-time defending champion Golden State. The Warriors knew of in the finals of the Western Conference no problem with Portland.
Toronto has in the first two finals (on 30 may and 2 June) the home advantage. First four times to win, a is champion.