Wednesday, January 28, 2015   

(NBA playoffs) DeRozan leads Toronto to even series with Brooklyn
(04-23 11:19)

DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, and Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 14 rebounds as the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 100-95 on Tuesday to even their first-round playoff series at one game each.
Amir Johnson scored 16 points and Kyle Lowry had 14 as the Raptors rebounded from a 94-87 loss in Game 1. It was Valanciunas' second straight playoff double-double.
Joe Johnson scored 18 points, Deron Williams had 15 and Mirza Teletovic 14 for the Nets, who will host Game 3 on Friday night.
Hampered by foul trouble throughout the game, Brooklyn's Paul Pierce went 2 for 11 from the field, including 0 for 6 from 3-point range. He finished with seven points.
Kevin Garnett scored 13 points and Shaun Livingston had 12 for the Nets, who led 66-64 heading into the fourth and couldn't take advantage of 21 Toronto turnovers. --AP   
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