TAIPEI (The China Post) – The Toronto Raptors faced Detroit Pistons on March 18 in a road trip early in the morning. Jeremy Lin, who was nominated as starter for two consecutive games, scored 3 points, 2 rebounds, and 2 assists over the 17 minutes he played. The game ended with the Pistons beating the Raptors with a 110-107 win.
Lin only had his first three-pointer in the fourth quarter as the Raptors had troubles finding their rhythm during the first half; the game turned when Meyers Leonard continued to attack the rim, leading the Raptors with 6 points in the third quarter.
In the final quarter, the Pistons led by 8 points and the Raptors failed to catch up even with Lin’s three-pointer.
In the third quarter, Lin scored only 1 point with 8 shots count zero and he had only 4 shots during the entire 17 minutes while on the field.
With 49 wins this season and the second place in the Eastern Conference, the Raptors is sure to enter the playoffs.