INDIANAPOLIS – DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry each scored 28 points to lead the Toronto Raptors over the Indiana Pacers 101-94 in overtime Thursday night.
DeRozan had 10 points in the fourth quarter. He had a chance to win the game for Toronto at the end of regulation but missed a fade-away jumper on the wing as time expired. He’s scored at least 25 points in five of Toronto’s last six games.
Lowry added four assists and eight rebounds for the Raptors but also committed eight turnovers. Bismack Biyombo finished with 16 points and a career-high 25 rebounds.
Paul George led the Pacers with 18 points and nine rebounds. George Hill added 18 points and CJ Miles scored 13 points off the bench.
Playing their fourth game in five nights, the Raptors kept pace with conference-leader Cleveland. Indiana fell to 1-7 in overtime this season.