CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals Thursday night, taking a 2-0 lead in the series.
In the first quarter, J.R. Smith and Kevin Love hit threes. The game turned a little physical before the first timeout. Kyrie Irving and Toronto’s Bismack Biyombo were assessed technical fouls for a little pushing.
The Cavs cooled off in the second quarter, but lead at the end of the half, 62-48. LeBron James had 17 points, with Love putting up 15 and Irving adding 12.