NBA: Raptors close in on Cavaliers

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (right) goes up against Orlando Magic guard Elfrid Payton during their match at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry (right) goes up against Orlando Magic guard Elfrid Payton during their match at Air Canada Centre.PHOTO: USA TODAY SPORTS

TORONTO (REUTERS) - The Toronto Raptors kept pace with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the race for the top seed in the Eastern Conference, defeating the Orlando Magic 105-100 on Sunday at Air Canada Centre.

With the victory Toronto (48-21) moved to a game back of the Cavaliers (49-20).