What Had Happened Was: 4/19/17
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After scoring only four points and missing all six of his 3-point attempts in Saturday’s Game 1 loss, Kyle Lowry played with a vengeance in Game 2 on Tuesday night. The Toronto Raptors guard dropped 22 points, including the jumper that sealed the 106-100 victory with 10 seconds to play. The Raptors will travel to Milwaukee with the series tied, 1-1.
DeMar DeRozan put up 23 points and Serge Ibaka scored 13 of his 16 in the second half. Toronto is 5-1 in Game 2s on its home court.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 24 points and 15 rebounds for the Bucks, while Khris Middleton and Greg Monroe contributed 20 and 18 points, respectively.
NAILS 🔥 pic.twitter.com/zijkHYgSf4
— Rob Perez (@World_Wide_Wob) April 19, 2017
It was close… But the Raptors beat the Bucks to level the series at 1-1. pic.twitter.com/68WiRCLnOf
— Tim and Sid (@timandsid) April 19, 2017
— Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) April 19, 2017
We’re excited to announce that the legendary Tamika Catchings has joined Pacers Sports & Entertainment front office. https://t.co/XduSF4tQ1q
— Indiana Pacers (@Pacers) April 17, 2017
On this date in 1966, Bill Russell replaced Red Auerbach in Boston and became the first African-American head coach in any major pro sport. pic.twitter.com/mBWIX6m5SL
— ESPN (@espn) April 18, 2017
BREAKING: Cleveland Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens has been found dead in Erie, PA after a brief pursuit, police say. pic.twitter.com/RKb0HvOhQX
— ABC News (@ABC) April 18, 2017
Steve Stephens was spotted this morning by PSP members in Erie County. After a brief pursuit, Stephens shot and killed himself.
— PA State Police (@PAStatePolice) April 18, 2017
FOR THE CULTURE
Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special is the company’s most-watched of all time.
Meet the family of potential NBA lottery pick and former Washington star Markelle Fultz.
Slaughter of the Osage, betrayal of the Sioux: How Standing Rock is connected to a series of brutal century-old murders.
A bookstore for and by people of color is headed to D.C.
First protected DREAMer is deported under President Trump.
We’re losing tens of thousands of black teachers. Here’s why that’s bad for everyone.
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