NBA playoffs: Raptors rout Magic to clinch series; 76ers past Nets; Nuggets romp Spurs; Trail Blazers eliminate Thunder at the buzzer

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NBA playoffs: Raptors rout Magic to clinch series; 76ers past Nets; Nuggets romp Spurs; Trail Blazers eliminate Thunder at the buzzer
NBA playoffs: Raptors rout Magic to clinch series; 76ers past Nets; Nuggets romp Spurs; Trail Blazers eliminate Thunder at the buzzer

Kawhi Leonard scored 27 points, Pascal Siakam added 24 and the Toronto Raptors used another stifling defensive effort to beat the Orlando Magic 115-96 on Tuesday night, winning their first-round playoff series in five games. Kyle Lowry scored 14 points as the Raptors finished off the Magic with ease, bouncing back from a Game 1 defeat to win by double-digits in three of the next four. Toronto led by as many as 37 in the clincher, their biggest-ever margin in a playoff game. It's the fourth straight year the Raptors have reached the second round. Leonard made 8 of 11 shots, including 5 of 5 from 3-point range, as the Raptors jumped on Orlando early and never trailed. Leonard also made all six

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