Kawhi Leonard s return to Toronto sets Raptors TV viewership record in Canada - NBA CA
|NBA CA 14 Dec 2019 at 07:23|
The previous record was set on the opening night of this season when the Raptors received their championship rings before taking on the New Orleans Pelicans , a game they won in overtime behind a 34-point, 18-rebound double-double from Pascal Siakam .
Leonard went on to lead the Clippers to victory over his former team, scoring a team-high 23 points and dishing out six assists. Pascal Siakam and Norman Powell combined for 46 points, but the Raptors shot only 35.2 percent from the field as a team in the 112-92 loss.
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Wednesday s game was also broadcasted in America on ESPN. It was the second of 11 Raptors games that will be broadcasted on either ESPN or TNT this season, the next one coming on Christmas Day when the Raptors host the Boston Celtics .