The Latest: Raptors leading after fast, wild start to Game 6

Published 7:18 p.m. ET June 13, 2019 | Updated 9:44 p.m. ET June 13, 2019

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from Thursday night’s Game 6 of the NBA Finals (all times local):

6:40 p.m.

Kyle Lowry has 15 points and Toronto leads Golden State 33-32 after the first quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals.

The Raptors made seven 3-pointers in the quarter, after going 8 for 32 from deep in Game 5. Lowry was 4 for 4 from beyond the arc.

He scored Toronto’s first 11 points, and needed barely over 2 minutes to get there. He’s also the first player in these playoffs to make four 3-pointers in the opening quarter of a game.

Klay Thompson made his first four shots and has 10 for Golden State. Toronto led by as many as nine points, and Stephen Curry nearly made an 85-footer to end the quarter.


6:10 p.m.

The final game at Oracle Arena has started.

Still unclear: If it’ll also be the final game of this NBA season.

Game 6 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors has tipped off. The Raptors lead the series 3-2 and have a chance to clinch their first championship.

The two-time defending champion Warriors are merely trying to send it back to Toronto for a…

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