Toronto Raptors' Serge Ibaka ejected in second quarter vs. Detroit Pistons
DETROIT (AP) — Toronto forward Serge Ibaka was ejected from the Raptors’ game at Detroit on Wednesday night in the second quarter.
With 4:38 remaining in the half, Ibaka was called for a foul against Blake Griffin, and as he was heading back to the bench, he was given a technical foul and thrown out of the game.
Ibaka scored four points on 2-of-8 shooting. The Pistons outscored Toronto 36-18 in the second quarter and led 59-45 at halftime.
The game went into overtime tied, 114-114, and the Raptors went on to win their sixth in a row, 121-119. DeMar DeRozan led the way with 42 points, and Fred VanFleet hit the game-winner with 1.1 seconds left in overtime.