NBA: Toronto 108, Orlando 94

April 24, 2008 at 11:03 PM
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TORONTO, April 24 (UPI) -- T.J. Ford and scored 21 points Thursday and the Toronto Raptors broke the game open in the second quarter en route to a 108-94 playoff victory over Orlando.

The Raptors still face a 2-1 deficit in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinal series. Toronto will be at home Saturday for Game 4.

Ford sparked Toronto to a 21-point halftime lead and Jose Calderon then helped the Raptors maintain a comfortable advantage. Calderon made four three-pointers, scored 18 points and handed out 13 assists.

Chris Bosh added 15 points and Jamario Moon had the first double-double of his playoff career with 11 points and 10 rebounds.

Orlando was led by Hedo Turkoglu with 26 points. Dwight Howard and Rashard Lewis had 19 each.

Toronto made 12 three-point shots, equaling a franchise playoff record, but needed 34 attempts to do it.

Orlando made just six of 27 three-point attempts.

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