LAS VEGAS -– The Memphis Hustle defeated the Raptors 905, 135-123, to tip off the 2018 MGM Resorts NBA G League Winter Showcase.
Memphis guard Tyler Harvey scored a team-high 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds while two-way player Yuta Watanabe posted 23 points and 11 boards in the winning effort. The Hustle dominated in the paint, outscoring the Raptors 78-56 and making nine blocks. Memphis improves to 11-7 with the victory.
Two-way player Jordan Loyd scored a game-high 30 points for the 905. The guard has now recorded 20-plus points in 11 of 15 games this season for the Raptors. The 905 is 12-6 for the season with the loss.
Memphis closes out its Showcase against the Wisconsin Herd on Thursday at 12:30 p.m. PT on NBA TV. The 905 takes on the Texas Legends on Friday at 5:00 p.m. PT on NBA TV.