Paul Pierce scored a season-high 33 points on 10 of 16 shooting, including 7-for-10 from the long line, to go with six rebounds, two assists, a steal, and a block in the one point loss to the Raptors.
Pierce overcame a sore shoulder to go on to have his best game of the season. The seven 3-pointers were also season-high for The Truth.ANALYST: Michael Pichan
Jake Marisnick was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored on Thursday night against the Royals.
Jake Marisnick had two hits from the bottom of the order which included a double and a run scored in Houston’s 5 -2 win over Kansas City on Thursday night. His double in the second inning with two outs kept the inning alive and Marisnick scored on a single by Jose Altuve before Yordano Ventura left the game after a rain delay in the second inning. Although Marisnick struggled in the second half, he did finish September/October with a .275 average with three home runs and seven stolen bases. Analysis: Greg Jewett