Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan lead Raptors past Hawks

Automated InsightsMarch 23, 2014

Kyle Lowry scored 25 and the Toronto Raptors took down the Atlanta Hawks, 96-86. Toronto (39-30) gets one in the win column after losing to Oklahoma City on Friday.

Lowry shot 9-17 from the field (3-7 on 3-point attempts) in a good performance. Jonas Valanciunas contributed 13 points and 13 rebounds for Toronto as well. On 7-13 shooting from the field and 2-5 from the free throw line, DeMarre Carroll put up 17 points for Atlanta in the loss.

This drops Atlanta (31-37) to 2-2 against Toronto on the year.

Coming up next, the Raptors play the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are 26-44 on the year. The Hawks match up with the Phoenix Suns, currently 40-29 this season. The Raptors won their last two meetings with Cleveland. The Hawks are 0-1 versus Phoenix this season.