Credit: ZUMAPRESS.com - Scanpix, AP - Scanpix
Credit ZUMAPRESS.com - Scanpix, AP - Scanpix

Following the evacuation of the audience and a delay of more than an hour, the Toronto Raptors (42-32) completed a 131-91 (41-21, 33-25, 22-24, 35-21) rout of the visiting Indiana Pacers (25-50) on Saturday night.

Player of the Game
Scottie  Barnes
EFF
28
Scottie Barnes
Points 19
Accuracy 8-11
Rebounds 6
Assists 7

An issue with arena speakers resulted in a small electrical fire beginning in the first quarter in the game at Scotiabank Arena. Toronto Fire Service officials called for the evacuation of the capacity crowd, and the teams left the court with 4:05 left in the second quarter and the Raptors leading 66-38.

Toronto's dominance continued after a delay of one hour, five minutes, and with no fans in the seats. Pascal Siakam led a balanced scoring attack with 23 points on 10-of-15 shooting from the floor.

Scottie Barnes added 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting and matched Siakam's seven assists. Chris Boucher came off the bench to grab a game-high 10 rebounds and chipped in 15 points for a double-double.

Precious Achiuwa shot 4-of-5 from 3-point range off the bench en route to 18 points, while OG Anunoby shot 3-of-5 from deep and finished with 16 points. The Raptors went 15-of-32 from beyond the arc.

In control nearly from the outset, building a 41-21 lead through the first quarter, Toronto stifled Indiana defensively on both sides of the delay.

The Pacers shot just 41.8 percent from the floor, while the Raptors finished a blistering 60.7 percent. Siakam helped key the defense with three steals, while Anunoby and Thaddeus Young off the bench each made two.

Toronto's nine total steals contributed to 13 Indiana turnovers, which the Raptors converted into 22 points. The Pacers scored just nine points off six Toronto turnovers.

The Raptors had a 62-32 advantage in points in the paint.

Oshae Brissett led Indiana with 21 points, Justin Anderson scored 18, and Jalen Smith added 15. Tyrese Haliburton dished out a game-high 12 assists.

Raptors: Pascal Siakam 23 (9/12 2PT, 6 REB, 7 AST, 3 STL), Scottie Barnes 19 (8/10 2PT, 6 REB, 7 AST), Precious Achiuwa 18 (3/7 2PT, 4/5 3PT, 6 REB, 4 AST), OG Anunoby 16 (3/5 3PT), Chris Boucher 15 (5/7 2PT, 10 REB), Thaddeus Young 11.

Pacers: Oshae Brissett 21 (8/11 2PT, 1/5 3PT, 8 REB, 4 STL), Justin Anderson 18 (4/7 3PT, 6 REB, 4 AST), Jalen Smith 15 (4/9 2PT, 6 REB, 3 BLK), Buddy Hield 14 (4/8 3PT).

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Toronto Raptors
Indiana Pacers
61%
51/84
Field goals
42%
33/79
46
Rebounds
44
34
Assists
23
9
Steals
5
6
Turnovers
14
74%
14/19
Free throws
70%
14/20

Best players

Pascal  Siakam
23 PTS
10/15 FG
2/4 FT
Oshae  Brissett
21 PTS
9/16 FG
2/5 FT
Chris  Boucher
10 REB
8 DREB
2 OREB
Oshae  Brissett
8 REB
8 DREB
0 OREB
Toronto Raptors
Few players
7 As
Tyrese  Haliburton
12 As
1 TO
33 MIN
Scottie  Barnes
28 EFF
80% 2P%
0% 3P%
Oshae  Brissett
23 EFF
73% 2P%
20% 3P%