Jun 13, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Toronto Raptors ahead Kawhi Leonard (2) drives previous Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) through the second half in recreation six of the 2019 NBA Finals at Oracle Area. Obligatory Credit score:Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports activitiesReuters
OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) – The Toronto Raptors grew to become the primary Canadian group to win an NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration.
The victory gave the Raptors a Four-2 sequence win and denied the Warriors a fourth NBA championship in 5 years.
(Reporting by Rory Carroll; Writing by Frank Pingue in Toronto)
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