East Semifinals: Raptors vs. Celtics
Celtics Advance To Conference Finals
Boston gets the final stop as Jayson Tatum (29 points) and Marcus Smart (win-sealing block) lead Boston into an East finals matchup with the Miami Heat.
Raptors Survive, Force Game 7
Kyle Lowry comes up big down the stretch and double-OT to help Toronto even the series at 3-3.
Raptors Quick Defense
Toronto's guards deliver 'short-guy blocked shots,' stripping the Celtics with quick hands down the stretch.
Celtics Smother Raptors
Boston's defense proves impossible for Toronto to solve, delivering the Celtics to a 3-2 series lead.
With a pivotal Game 5 at stake, the Celtics went back to their roots as a hard-nosed defensive team.
Raptors' Shooting Returns, Helps Even Series
Pascal Siakam returned to form and Toronto stayed ahead of Boston on both ends in Game 4.
Raptors' Defense Short-Circuits Celtics
How Toronto held Boston's potent offense was held to just 93 points and 20% shooting from 3-point range.
Anunoby To The Rescue
The Raptors forward nails a game-winning buzzer-beater as Toronto wins Game 3 to avoid a 3-0 hole.
'He's Got Some Guts, Man'
Kyle Lowry's parabolic pass to OG Anunoby for the winner may have saved the Raptors' season.
Celtics Rally To Take Game 2
After a first-half drought, Marcus Smart catches fire late and the Celtics push past the Raptors.
Smart Turns Into Klay Thompson
Not even Coach of the Year Nick Nurse was prepared for what happend with Marcus Smart in Game 2.
Celtics Roll In Game 1
Jayson Tatum and Marcus Smart scored 21 apiece and Boston led wire-to-wire in the series opener.
Celtics Punish Raptors On Both Ends
Toronto didn't have it in the series opener, shooting poorly and leaving Boston open for corner 3s.