Jason Richardson scored 27 points and Earl Boykins converted a three-point play after stealing the ball from T.J. Ford in the final minute of the Charlotte Bobcats' 105-100 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night. Chris Bosh had 23 points for the Raptors, who could have clinched a playoff berth with a victory, reports AP.
The Raptors (38-38) are hardly playing like a team poised to make a strong playoff run. Toronto has lost three of four and 14 of 20. Fans booed the Raptors at the final buzzer. The Bobcats finished 2-1 against Toronto this season. Rasho Nesterovic added 23 points for Toronto, but All-Star Bosh didn't get many touches in the fourth quarter.