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Raptors hand Cavaliers first loss of playoffs with 99-84 win in Game 3

Raptors hand Cavaliers first loss of playoffs with 99-84 win in Game 3

DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points, Bismack Biyombo set a Toronto playoff record with 26 rebounds and the Raptors beat Cleveland, 99-84, on Saturday night, handing the Cavaliers their first loss this postseason.

Kyle Lowry scored 20 points, Cory Joseph added 14, and Patrick Patterson and DeMarre Carroll each had 10 for the Raptors. They rebounded in Game 3 after losing the first two games in Cleveland by a combined 50 points.

In Toronto, where “We The North” is a rallying cry, a sell-out crowd dressed in red and white T-shirts helped their team improve to 7-2 at home in these playoffs. Game 4 is Monday night at Air Canada Centre.

LeBron James scored 24 points,...

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