Leonard scores 39, Raptors beat 76ers to tie series
Kawhi Leonard scored 39 points, including a clutch 3-pointer with 1:01 left, to help the Toronto Raptors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-96 on Sunday and even the Eastern Conference semifinal series at 2-2.
Marc Gasol scored 16 points, Kyle Lowry had 14 and the Raptors rebounded after consecutive losses to reclaim home-court advantage. Game 5 is Tuesday night in Toronto.
Jimmy Butler scored 29 and JJ Redick had 19 for Philadelphia. Nuggets 116, Trail Blazers 112: Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for his second straight triple-double and fourth of the playoffs, and Denver evened its Western Conference semifinal series at 2-2 with a win at Portland.