2016-2017 NBA regular season semifinals game 3, Cleveland Cavaliers vs Toronto Raptors eastern conference (scores update) May 05, 2017 Friday night at “Air Canada Centre” full replay, result and recap the full game.
TORONTO — LeBron James scored 35 points, Kevin Love had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Toronto Raptors 115-94 on Friday night and take a 3-0 lead in their second-round playoff series.
DeMar DeRozan scored 37 points and Jonas Valanciunas had 19 for the Raptors, who were without three-time All-Star Kyle Lowry.
They trailed by only two after three-quarters before the Cavaliers quickly blew open the game.
Cavaliers: Cleveland finished 13 for 23 from 3-point range. … Tristan Thompson got in the face of Valanciunas after the Lithuanian center dragged James down to the court during a third-quarter skirmish. … Thompson had 12 rebounds.
Raptors: Joseph started for the first time in 70 playoff appearances. … Lowry is averaging 15.8 points and 5.9 assists in eight games so far this postseason.