(Toronto) - The Cavaliers never led during regulation and tied the game late at 105 to force overtime against the Raptors in Game-1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals and ultimately won in the extra session 113-12 to give the Cavs a 1-zip lead over Toronto in the Best of Seven series.
Lebron James was just 12 of 30 from the field but was bolstered by solid efforts from Tristan Thompson, Kyle Korver and J.R. Smith in the victory over Toronto.
The Cavaliers shot only 41 percent from the field but were still able to outscore the Raptors in the extra session.
The Cavaliers, with the win, now seize home court advantage in the series. Game-2 is set for Thursday night in Toronto. Tip-off on WTAM 1100 is set for 6pm.