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The Philadelphia 76ers played excellent on both ends of the floor and decimated the Toronto Raptors to take the lead in the series (2-1).

The 76ers never trailed in the game and led by as many 26 points to cruise to the victory. The hosts outscored the Raptors 27-14 in the final quarter.

Joel Embiid led the winners with 33 points and 10 rebounds, while Jimmy Butler came very close to the triple-double (22 points, nine rebounds, nine assists).

Kawhi Leonard and Pascal Siakam were the best players of the losing squad, with 33 and 20 points, respectively.

Game 4 will be played in Philadelphia on Sunday (05/04).