Toronto Raptors beat Bucks, set franchise record for victories

Global News

TORONTO – The Toronto Raptors have recorded their best regular-season record in the team’s 19-year history.

The playoff-bound Raptors topped their record for franchise wins with victory No. 48 on Monday, a 110-100 defeat of the lowly Milwaukee Bucks – their most recent milestone achieved on a night that started with the unfurling of their Atlantic Division banner.

Greivis Vasquez scored 25 points, while Kyle Lowry added 24 for the Raptors (48-33). Jonas Valanciunas had 14 points and 13 rebounds, Tyler Hansbrough scored 12 points and grabbed 11 boards, while Amir Johnson finished with 10 points.

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Ramon Sessions scored 21 points to top the Bucks (15-66) in their 14th straight loss on the road. Jeff Adrien added 19 points.

Vasquez started in place of all-star DeMar DeRozan, who was given the night off to rest up for the playoffs.

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