05/23 22:26 CDT Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead
Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead
By ANDREW SELIGMAN
AP Sports Writer
MILWAUKEE (AP) --- Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Toronto Raptors beat
the Milwaukee Bucks 105-99 on Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern
Leonard showed no obvious signs of the leg soreness that bothered him the
previous two games, hitting the 30-point mark for the fourth time in the
series. He nailed five 3-pointers, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out nine
Fred VanVleet scored 21 points, hitting seven 3s. Kyle Lowry added 17 as the
Raptors put themselves in position to advance to the NBA Finals for the first
time. A victory at home Saturday would set up a matchup with two-time defending
champion Golden State.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 24 points for Milwaukee hours after being announced
as a unanimous first-team, All-NBA selection.
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