NBA: Toronto 104, Oklahoma City 98

Dec. 22, 2013 at 10:19 PM
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OKLAHOMA CITY, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Kyle Lowry netted 22 points and led a fourth-quarter surge Sunday, and the Toronto Raptors beat Oklahoma City 104-98, handing the Thunder their first home loss.

The Raptors came into the final quarter trailing by nine points but went on a 10-0 to run grab the lead.

Lowry's 3-pointer with 3:15 remaining put Toronto ahead 98-93 and the Raptors went on to log the first victory by an opponent in Oklahoma City this season after the Thunder had begun 13-0 at home.

Amir Johnson had 17 points with 13 rebounds and DeMar DeRozan scored 17 for Toronto, which recorded a fourth straight road win for the first time since 2002.

John Salmons scored 14 points off the bench.

Russell Westbrook had 27 points, nine rebounds and five assists for Oklahoma City, which had its nine-game overall winning streak snapped.

Kevin Durant added 24 points and eight rebounds but committed a game-high six turnovers.

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