Raptors forward Chris Boucher shoots over Spurs forward Keldon Johnson in a victory Wednesday at Amalie Arena in Tampa.
Suspension and injuries force Toronto to go big with its lineup.
Toronto played from behind all night but pulled close in the final minutes thanks to 3-pointers from Malachi Flynn.
Toronto loses its 15th out of 18 games as Nikola Vucevic and Zach Levine lead Chicago to its third straight win.
Los Angeles built a 34-point lead in the first 20 minutes and was never threatened in the second half.


  1. The Raptors' Khem Birch (24) celebrates with Chris Boucher (25) and Yuta Watanabe after Boucher hits a 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter in a win against the Thunder on Sunday in Tampa.
  2. Raptors forward Chris Boucher shoots over Spurs forward Keldon Johnson in a victory Wednesday at Amalie Arena in Tampa.
  3. Toronto Raptors center Khem Birch (24) gets fouled by Atlanta Hawks guard Bogdan Bogdanovic (13) during the first half.
  4. The Knicks' Julius Randle tries to keep the ball from the Raptors' Kyle Lowry during Sunday's game at Madison Square Garden.
  5. The Raptors' Gary Trent drives against the Cavaliers' Isaac Okoro and Kevin Love in the second half Saturday.
  6. Bulls guard Zach LaVine shoots against Raptors forward Chris Boucher during the first half Thursday at Amalie Arena.
  7. Los Angeles Lakers guard Talen Horton-Tucker (5) goes for a layup in front of Toronto Raptors guard Malachi Flynn (8) during the second half.
  8. Raptors forward OG Anunoby (3) follows through on a dunk against the Warriors during the first half Friday in Tampa.
  9. The Raptors' Chris Boucher blocks a shot by the Thunder's Tony Bradley in the first half Wednesday in Oklahoma City.
  10. Detroit Pistons guard Saben Lee (38) drives on Toronto Raptors forward Yuta Watanabe (18) during the second half.
  11. Raptors guard Fred VanVleet tries to strip the ball from Blazers forward Robert Covington during the second half Sunday at Amalie Arena.
  12. Toronto Raptors guard Gary Trent Jr., works against Phoenix Suns guard Chris Paul (3) during the second half.
  13. On his 35th birthday, Kyle Lowry woke up as a Raptor — and remained one.
  14. Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (7) celebrates with forward Pascal Siakam as the pair is taken out of the game against the Nuggets during the second half Wednesday in Tampa.
  15. American Airlines Arena prior to the start of a game between the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat, Sunday in Miami.
  16. The Houston Rockets' John Wall (1) drives on the Toronto Raptors' Fred VanVleet (23) during the third quarter of Monday's game in Houston.
  17. Elgin Baylor stands next to a statue honoring the Minneapolis and Los Angeles Lakers great outside Staples Center in Los Angeles, in this 2018 file photo.
  18. Raptors coach Nick Nurse questions a foul call during a game against the Jazz on Friday at Amalie Arena.
  19. Jazz guard Mike Conley shoots over Raptors forward Pascal Siakam during the second half Friday in Tampa.
  20. Toronto Raptors guard Norman Powell dunks as Detroit Pistons center Isaiah Stewart defends during the second half Wednesday, March 17, 2021, in Detroit.
  21. Raptors guard Fred VanVleet, left, revealed that he tested positive for the virus, adding that the symptoms gave him some problems.
  22. Hornets forward Gordon Hayward shoots over Raptors guard Paul Watson during the second half Saturday, March 13, 2021, in Charlotte, N.C.
  23. The Atlanta Hawks' John Collins, left, shoots against Toronto Raptors' Chris Boucher during the first half.