Grades from Toronto Raptors' blowout win vs Chicago Bulls

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Toronto Raptors - Pascal Siakam (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Starters Grades

Kyle Lowry

Kyle Lowry

Point Guard | Toronto Raptors
A
Two early three-pointers to kick off the game, and after that, only one more made field-goal. Still, Lowry only needed to take seven shots in this game. Finishing with 14 points, four rebounds, and six assists, Lowry never really needed to get out of second or third gear. He attacked the rim which got him to the line, and he knocked down 42-percent of his threes and kept the play humming. Easy game.
Fred VanVleet

Fred VanVleet

Point Guard | Toronto Raptors
B+
The main highlight is certainly Fred VanVleet dropping Tomas Satoransky like a sack of potatoes. Other than channeling his inner Rafer Alston, VanVleet was more than competent in this game. He attacked the rim, dropped dimes, and rebounded the ball well. Not the greatest shooting night in the world, but adding two triples is always appreciated.
OG Anunoby

OG Anunoby

Small Forward | Toronto Raptors
C+
Didn't take a three-pointer, but only missed one of his three shots, a contested layup at the rim. He rebounded well - grabbing seven boards - defended hard and looked fairly comfortable. Only 21 minutes, though, due to Nurse rolling with a three-guard look with Lowry, VanVleet, and Davis. It was needed.
Pascal Siakam

Pascal Siakam

Power Forward | Toronto Raptors
B+
A ho-hum 42-percent from the field, but Siakam had one of his best passing games of the season, tallying five assists to pair with his 17 points and nine rebounds. The highlight of Siakam's game was his fadeaway jump shot over a great defender in Thaddeus Young to beat the buzzer. He's dipping in and out, but the Raptors are better with him on the court.
Serge Ibaka

Serge Ibaka

Center | Toronto Raptors
A+
Continues to step into the starting role and deliver for the Raptors in the absence of Marc Gasol. 16 points, six rebounds, and three huge blocks for Ibaka on a night where his defense was pivotal to the Raptors as they made their run in the second half. A great all-around game from Serge in, maybe, the best season of his career.
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