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Box Score Breakdown for Saturday, April 22, 2017
Resurgent DeRozan, defense spearhead Raptors' Game 4 win
Toronto Raptors at Milwaukee Bucks

By Juan Carlos Blanco

DeMar DeRozan's 33-point performance on 12-of-22 shooting led all scorers after he'd gone 0-for-8 from the field Thursday. He added nine rebounds, five assists and four steals over 40 minutes. The Bucks shot just 37.0 percent from the floor and 23.8 percent from three-point range while being forced into 20 turnovers. Kyle Lowry posted 18 points over a game-high 43 minutes. Norman Powell drew the start and posted 12 points, while Serge Ibaka started at center and totaled 10 points and eight boards. Jonas Valancinuas moved to the bench and led the second unit with 12 points. Tony Snell's 19 points led the Bucks. Antetokounmpo provided 14 points and nine boards. Greg Monroe matched Antetoknunmpo's scoring and added nine rebounds to lead the bench. Khris Middleton posted a 10-point, 11-rebound double-double. Thon Maker contributed seven points.

Posted on April 22, 2017 at 2:48 PM ET

Washington Wizards at Atlanta Hawks

By Dan Bruno   

Paul Millsap led the Hawks with 29 points on 12-of-20 shooting, 14 rebounds, five assists, two blocks and one steal, in 33 minutes. Dwight Howard only finished with five points, but hauled in 11 rebounds, a steal, a block and two assists, in 27 minutes, while Dennis Schroder added 27 points on 10-of-22 shooting and nine assists, in 31 minutes. Taurean Prince gave the Hawks a boost with 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting. Meanwhile, John Wall led the way for the Wizards with 29 points and seven assists, in 32 minutes. Bradley Beal struggled, as he shot 6-of-20 from the field, including 0-of-6 from long range and finished with 12 points. The only other players to score in double digits for Washington were Brandon Jennings, with 13, and Bojan Bogdanovic, with 11. Markieff Morris finished with nine points and six rebounds, in 29 minutes.

Posted on April 22, 2017 at 5:44 PM ET

San Antonio Spurs at Memphis Grizzlies

By Joel Bartilotta

To say this game was tight would be a drastic understatement. In fact, there were 11 ties and eight lead changes in total, with neither team leading by more than 10 points in this overtime thriller. Rebounding was key for Memphis, as they won that battle, 51-37. Kawhi Leonard carried the Spurs, as he accumulated 43 points, eight rebounds, three assists and six steals. Tony Parker accrued 22 points, four rebounds and five assists. Pau Gasol played well off the bench, providing eight points and 11 rebounds. Marc Gasol was the hero, as he hit the game-winning floater with 0.7 seconds left to win. He also added 16 points, 12 rebounds and four assists to his tally. Mike Conley was the Grizzlies best player, as he collected 35 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. Zach Randolph totaled 12 points and 11 rebounds en route to a double-double.

Posted on April 22, 2017 at 8:16 PM ET

Golden State Warriors at Portland Trail Blazers

By Joel Bartilotta

Golden State have now won all seven games against Portland this season, as they've really determined ownership over this team. The comeback nature of this game indicates just that, as the Warriors overcame a 13-point halftime deficit to take a 3-0 lead in the series. The assist-to-turnover ratio was decisive, with Golden State recording eight more assists than Portland, while committing nine less turnovers. Stephen Curry led the way for Golden State, as he tallied 34 points, four rebounds and eight assists. Klay Thompson totaled 24 points, two rebounds and three steals. Andre Iguodala was huge off the bench, providing 16 points, seven rebounds and three assists. C.J. McCollum led Portland with 32 points, six rebounds and two steals. Damian Lillard accrued 31 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Evan Turner came off the bench to amass 17 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two blocks.

Posted on April 22, 2017 at 10:31 PM ET