Recap - Raptors Defeat Cleveland 98-91
|Recap - Raptors Defeat Cleveland 98-91|
Toronto got 20 points from Terrence Ross en route to a 98-91 victory over Cleveland on Friday at Air Canada Centre.
Bettors who backed the Raptors were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 196.5.
Jonas Valanciunas had 18 points for Toronto and Kyle Lowry chipped in with 14 points. Kyle Lowry had 9 assists for the Raptors, while Jonas Valanciunas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Cleveland got 21 points from Luol Deng in a losing cause and another 17 points from Kyrie Irving. Kyrie Irving contributed 9 assists for the Cavaliers, while Luol Deng had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 44-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 47 boards, while Toronto only had 42.
Next game, Toronto takes its act home to face Orlando looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Washington.