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Raptors' Lowry named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

TSN.ca Staff

2/3/2014 2:59:01 PM

The Toronto Raptors' Kyle Lowry was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week.

Lowry led the Raptors to a 3-1 week, averaging 25.0 points per game, 8.0 assists and 2.3 steals. Lowry scored a season-high 33 in a 98-83 win over the Orlando Magic on Jan. 29.

He also topped 30 points in consecutive games for the first time in his career. Lowry is the first Raptor to win the award since Chris Bosh - who won two during the 2009-10 season.

the Phoenix Suns' Goran Dragic  won the Western Conference Player of the Week award.

Dragic led the Suns to a 4-0 record, shooting .639 from the field. He scored 20 or more in all four of the Suns' games.