The Mercedes driver this year became the second most successful F1 driver of all time, and is poised to overtake Germany's seven-time champion and Ferrari great Michael Schumacher in the record books.
The injury-hit Raptors managed to slow down Jaylen Brown, who finished with 17 points. Gordon Hayward (13), Jayson Tatum (12) and Enes Kanter (11) also reached double figures in scoring.
"So for me I don't see why they, the ATP and ITF can't combine, can't join, can't come to some agreement and make just one, really unique and special tournament for everyone."
"It was special," said Liverpool boss Juergen Klopp after that win. "He wanted the match ball so he got it. It was really cool."
ATP Cup tournament director Tom Larner told reporters this week that air conditions would be closely monitored and play suspended if necessary.
A national ice yachting race is in full swing in Fuyuan in Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, as more than 50 yachting enthusiasts participated in the race.
The Rugby World Cup, which began in September and concludes on Saturday, has largely passed off without incident, despite some raised eyebrows in often-reserved Japan over the rambunctious behavior of fans on public transport and elsewhere.
"It didn't sit well with me on Christmas Day," McCaw said. "We definitely didn't give it our best effort and I think tonight guys took it personally. It wasn't talked about. Guys just went out and gave it their all."
The event was held on the iced Heilongjiang River, as the region's winter season often sees freezing conditions.
The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Cup will see 24 nations split into six groups across three Australian cities, with eight teams emerging from the round-robin to compete in a knockout phase until one country is left standing.