Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
National Basketball Association
BOXSCORE | PLAY-BY-PLAY | RECAP
Cleveland 116, Toronto 78
When: 8:30 PM ET, Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Where: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio
Officials: #24 Mike Callahan, #5 Kane Fitzgerald, #14 Ed Malloy, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance: 20562
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Toronto 1915261878
Cleveland 37283516116
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1
Toronto   Cleveland
  12:00 Tristan Thompson wins jump ball against Bismack Biyombo.
  11:45 Kyrie Irving 2 point shot missed.
  11:45 Tristan Thompson offensive rebound.
  11:36
(0-2)
Kevin Love 2 point shot made.
Luis Scola 3 point shot made. Assisted by DeMar DeRozan. 11:18
(3-2)
 
  10:48 LeBron James 2 point shot missed.
  10:48 Cleveland offensive rebound.
Kyle Lowry personal foul. 10:48  
  10:36
(3-4)
Kyrie Irving 2 point shot made.
DeMarre Carroll 2 point shot made. Assisted by Luis Scola. 10:14
(5-4)
 
  9:56 Kyrie Irving 2 point shot missed.
Bismack Biyombo defensive rebound. 9:56  
DeMarre Carroll 3 point shot missed. 9:39  
  9:39 Cleveland defensive rebound.
  9:25 LeBron James 2 point shot missed.
  9:24 Tristan Thompson offensive rebound.
  9:20
(5-6)
Tristan Thompson layup made.
Bismack Biyombo 2 point shot made. Assisted by Kyle Lowry. 9:08
(7-6)
 
  8:41 LeBron James 3 point shot missed.
DeMarre Carroll defensive rebound. 8:41  
DeMarre Carroll turnover. Tristan Thompson steals. 8:38  
  8:34
(7-8)
Tristan Thompson dunk made.
Kyle Lowry turnover. Kyrie Irving steals. 8:16  
  8:09
(7-11)
Kevin Love 3 point shot made. Assisted by Kyrie Irving.
Toronto Timeout : full 7:58  
Kyle Lowry 3 point shot missed. 7:47  
  7:46 LeBron James defensive rebound.
  7:33
(7-13)
LeBron James layup made. Assisted by Kevin Love.
  7:29 LeBron James personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot missed. 7:18  
  7:16 Tristan Thompson defensive rebound.
  7:07 Kyrie Irving layup missed.
  7:06 Kyrie Irving offensive rebound.
Luis Scola personal foul. 6:58  
  6:44
(7-15)
Kevin Love 2 point shot made.
Luis Scola 3 point shot missed. 6:24  
  6:22 LeBron James defensive rebound.
DeMar DeRozan personal foul. 6:20  
Bismack Biyombo personal foul. 6:05  
  6:05
(7-16)
Kevin Love free throw made (1 of 2).
  6:05
(7-17)
Kevin Love free throw made (2 of 2).
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot missed. 5:43  
Toronto offensive rebound. 5:43  
Patrick Patterson 3 point shot made. Assisted by DeMarre Carroll. 5:38
(10-17)
 
  5:13 Kevin Love turnover. DeMarre Carroll steals.
DeMar DeRozan layup made. Assisted by DeMarre Carroll. 5:06
(12-17)
 
  4:57
(12-20)
J.R. Smith 3 point shot made. Assisted by LeBron James.
Jonas Valanciunas layup made. Assisted by Kyle Lowry. 4:44
(14-20)
 
  4:30 Kyrie Irving 2 point shot missed.
Kyle Lowry defensive rebound. 4:28  
Jonas Valanciunas 2 point shot made. Assisted by Kyle Lowry. 4:21
(16-20)
 
  4:21 Cleveland Timeout : full
  4:05
(16-22)
Kyrie Irving 2 point shot made. Assisted by LeBron James.
Kyle Lowry 2 point shot missed. 3:39  
Toronto offensive rebound. 3:39  
Toronto turnover. 3:39  
  3:20
(16-24)
Kyrie Irving 2 point shot made. Assisted by LeBron James.
DeMarre Carroll 3 point shot missed. 2:57  
  2:57 Tristan Thompson defensive rebound.
  2:38
(16-27)
Kevin Love 3 point shot made. Assisted by LeBron James.
  2:12 Tristan Thompson personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (1 of 2). 2:12
(17-27)
 
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (2 of 2). 2:12
(18-27)
 
  1:57
(18-29)
Kyrie Irving 2 point shot made.
Cory Joseph turnover. J.R. Smith steals. 1:47  
  1:43
(18-31)
J.R. Smith dunk made.
Patrick Patterson 3 point shot missed. 1:22  
  1:21 Kyrie Irving defensive rebound.
  1:15
(18-34)
Kyrie Irving 3 point shot made.
Toronto Timeout : short 1:03  
Jonas Valanciunas turnover. J.R. Smith steals. 0:48  
Terrence Ross personal foul. 0:35  
  0:35 Tristan Thompson free throw missed (1 of 2).
  0:35
(18-35)
Tristan Thompson free throw made (2 of 2).
  0:29 Kyrie Irving personal foul.
Cory Joseph free throw made (1 of 2). 0:29
(19-35)
 
Cory Joseph free throw missed (2 of 2). 0:29  
  0:29 LeBron James defensive rebound.
  0:11
(19-37)
LeBron James layup made. Assisted by Kyrie Irving.
Cory Joseph 2 point shot missed. Blocked by Kevin Love. 0:01  
Cory Joseph offensive rebound. 0:00  
Cory Joseph 2 point shot missed. Blocked by Kevin Love. 0:00  
2
Toronto   Cleveland
Kyle Lowry 3 point shot missed. 11:45  
  11:45 LeBron James defensive rebound.
  11:36 Richard Jefferson turnover.
Terrence Ross turnover. LeBron James steals. 11:23  
  10:58
(19-39)
Channing Frye 2 point shot made. Assisted by Matthew Dellavedova.
  10:41 Richard Jefferson personal foul.
Terrence Ross free throw made (1 of 2). 10:41
(20-39)
 
Terrence Ross free throw missed (2 of 2). 10:41  
  10:40 Richard Jefferson defensive rebound.
  10:23
(20-41)
LeBron James layup made. Assisted by Matthew Dellavedova.
James Johnson personal foul. 10:02  
James Johnson turnover. 10:02  
  9:43 Iman Shumpert 3 point shot missed.
Cory Joseph defensive rebound. 9:42  
Cory Joseph 2 point shot missed. Blocked by Channing Frye. 9:21  
  9:20 Iman Shumpert defensive rebound.
  9:18 Iman Shumpert turnover. James Johnson steals.
  9:18 Iman Shumpert personal foul.
Patrick Patterson personal foul. 9:00  
Patrick Patterson turnover. 9:00  
  8:44
(20-43)
Richard Jefferson dunk made. Assisted by LeBron James.
Toronto Timeout : full 8:35  
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot made. 8:21
(22-43)
 
  8:07
(22-45)
LeBron James layup made. Assisted by Matthew Dellavedova.
James Johnson personal foul. 8:07  
  8:07 LeBron James free throw missed (1 of 1).
Bismack Biyombo defensive rebound. 8:06  
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot missed. 7:47  
  7:46 Richard Jefferson defensive rebound.
  7:41
(22-47)
Richard Jefferson layup made.
  7:23 Iman Shumpert personal foul.
  7:11 Iman Shumpert personal foul.
Kyle Lowry free throw missed (1 of 2). 7:11  
Kyle Lowry free throw missed (2 of 2). 7:11  
  7:09 LeBron James defensive rebound.
  6:53 Richard Jefferson 2 point shot missed.
Kyle Lowry defensive rebound. 6:52  
Bismack Biyombo layup made. Assisted by Kyle Lowry. 6:46
(24-47)
 
  6:46 Kyrie Irving personal foul.
Bismack Biyombo free throw made (1 of 1). 6:46
(25-47)
 
  6:26
(25-49)
Kevin Love 2 point shot made.
  6:16 Kevin Love personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (1 of 2). 6:16
(26-49)
 
DeMar DeRozan free throw missed (2 of 2). 6:16  
  6:15 Tristan Thompson defensive rebound.
  5:58 Kevin Love turnover. Kyle Lowry steals.
Kyle Lowry layup made. 5:53
(28-49)
 
  5:38 LeBron James layup missed.
  5:38 Tristan Thompson offensive rebound.
DeMarre Carroll personal foul. 5:38  
  5:38
Official Timeout
 
  5:38
(28-50)
Tristan Thompson free throw made (1 of 2).
  5:38
(28-51)
Tristan Thompson free throw made (2 of 2).
Kyle Lowry 2 point shot missed. Blocked by Tristan Thompson. 5:23  
  5:22 J.R. Smith defensive rebound.
  5:16 Kyrie Irving layup missed.
DeMar DeRozan defensive rebound. 5:11  
Kyle Lowry layup made. Assisted by DeMar DeRozan. 5:06
(30-51)
 
  4:44 Cleveland turnover.
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot missed. 4:27  
  4:26 J.R. Smith defensive rebound.
DeMar DeRozan personal foul. 4:25  
DeMar DeRozan technical foul. 4:25  
  4:25
(30-52)
Kyrie Irving free throw made (1 of 1).
DeMarre Carroll personal foul. 4:08  
  3:55 J.R. Smith 3 point shot missed.
  3:55 Tristan Thompson offensive rebound.
Bismack Biyombo personal foul. 3:46  
  3:46
(30-53)
Kevin Love free throw made (1 of 2).
  3:46
(30-54)
Kevin Love free throw made (2 of 2).
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot missed. 3:29  
  3:29 LeBron James defensive rebound.
  3:24 LeBron James layup missed.
Bismack Biyombo defensive rebound. 3:23  
DeMar DeRozan turnover. Kyrie Irving steals. 3:16  
  3:12
(30-56)
LeBron James dunk made. Assisted by Kyrie Irving.
  3:00
Official Timeout
 
Kyle Lowry turnover. Kevin Love steals. 2:54  
  2:40
(30-58)
J.R. Smith 2 point shot made. Assisted by LeBron James.
  2:29 Kyrie Irving personal foul.
Kyle Lowry free throw made (1 of 2). 2:29
(31-58)
 
Kyle Lowry free throw missed (2 of 2). 2:29  
  2:28 J.R. Smith defensive rebound.
Kyle Lowry personal foul. 2:10  
  2:10
(31-59)
Tristan Thompson free throw made (1 of 2).
  2:10
(31-60)
Tristan Thompson free throw made (2 of 2).
DeMar DeRozan turnover. J.R. Smith steals. 1:58  
  1:58 Kevin Love wins jump ball against DeMar DeRozan.
  1:50
(31-62)
LeBron James dunk made. Assisted by Kevin Love.
Kyle Lowry layup missed. 1:37  
  1:35 Kevin Love defensive rebound.
  1:28
(31-65)
Kevin Love 3 point shot made. Assisted by Matthew Dellavedova.
  1:09 LeBron James personal foul.
Kyle Lowry free throw missed (1 of 2). 1:09  
Kyle Lowry free throw made (2 of 2). 1:09
(32-65)
 
  1:00 J.R. Smith turnover. Luis Scola steals.
  0:50 Tristan Thompson personal foul.
Bismack Biyombo free throw made (1 of 2). 0:50
(33-65)
 
Bismack Biyombo free throw made (2 of 2). 0:50
(34-65)
 
  0:29 Richard Jefferson 2 point shot missed. Blocked by Bismack Biyombo.
Bismack Biyombo defensive rebound. 0:27  
DeMarre Carroll 2 point shot missed. 0:19  
  0:18 Kevin Love defensive rebound.
  0:14 Cleveland Timeout : short
  0:00 LeBron James 2 point shot missed.
3
Toronto   Cleveland
DeMar DeRozan turnover. LeBron James steals. 11:48  
  11:42
(34-67)
LeBron James dunk made.
  11:30 J.R. Smith personal foul.
  11:23 Tristan Thompson personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (1 of 2). 11:23
(35-67)
 
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (2 of 2). 11:23
(36-67)
 
  11:11
(36-69)
Kyrie Irving 2 point shot made. Assisted by LeBron James.
Kyle Lowry turnover. 10:59  
  10:46 Kyrie Irving 2 point shot missed.
Luis Scola defensive rebound. 10:46  
Luis Scola 2 point shot made. Assisted by DeMar DeRozan. 10:30
(38-69)
 
  10:19
(38-72)
LeBron James 3 point shot made.
Kyle Lowry 2 point shot made. 9:58
(40-72)
 
Bismack Biyombo personal foul. 9:48  
  9:42 J.R. Smith 3 point shot missed.
  9:41 Tristan Thompson offensive rebound.
Kyle Lowry personal foul. 9:39  
  9:30 Kevin Love layup missed.
DeMar DeRozan defensive rebound. 9:29  
  9:20 J.R. Smith personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (1 of 2). 9:20
(41-72)
 
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (2 of 2). 9:20
(42-72)
 
  9:06
(42-74)
Kevin Love layup made. Assisted by LeBron James.
Kyle Lowry turnover. Kyrie Irving steals. 8:51  
  8:48
(42-76)
Kyrie Irving layup made.
Luis Scola personal foul. 8:48  
  8:48
(42-77)
Kyrie Irving free throw made (1 of 1).
Kyle Lowry layup made. Assisted by Luis Scola. 8:36
(44-77)
 
Luis Scola personal foul. 8:26  
  8:26
(44-78)
Kevin Love free throw made (1 of 2).
  8:26
(44-79)
Kevin Love free throw made (2 of 2).
Luis Scola 2 point shot made. 8:12
(46-79)
 
  7:57
(46-81)
Kevin Love layup made (goaltending violation).
DeMarre Carroll 3 point shot missed. 7:40  
  7:40 J.R. Smith defensive rebound.
  7:31 Kevin Love 3 point shot missed.
DeMarre Carroll defensive rebound. 7:29  
Bismack Biyombo 2 point shot missed. 7:09  
Toronto offensive rebound. 7:09  
Kyle Lowry 3 point shot made. Assisted by Luis Scola. 7:03
(49-81)
 
  6:51 Kyrie Irving 3 point shot missed.
Kyle Lowry defensive rebound. 6:50  
DeMarre Carroll layup made. Assisted by Kyle Lowry. 6:47
(51-81)
 
  6:47 Channing Frye personal foul.
DeMarre Carroll free throw made (1 of 1). 6:47
(52-81)
 
  6:32
(52-83)
LeBron James 2 point shot made.
DeMar DeRozan 2 point shot missed. 6:14  
  6:13 Channing Frye defensive rebound.
  6:07 LeBron James turnover. DeMar DeRozan steals.
  6:06 Channing Frye personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (1 of 2). 6:06
(53-83)
 
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (2 of 2). 6:06
(54-83)
 
  5:50
(54-86)
LeBron James 3 point shot made.
DeMarre Carroll 3 point shot missed. 5:33  
  5:32 J.R. Smith defensive rebound.
  5:26 LeBron James 3 point shot missed.
  5:25 Kyrie Irving offensive rebound.
  5:25 Cleveland Timeout : full
  5:17 Channing Frye 3 point shot missed.
DeMar DeRozan defensive rebound. 5:16  
Kyle Lowry 2 point shot missed. Blocked by LeBron James. 4:51  
  4:49 Channing Frye defensive rebound.
  4:45
(54-88)
Kyrie Irving layup made.
Jonas Valanciunas 2 point shot made. Assisted by Kyle Lowry. 4:34
(56-88)
 
  4:13
(56-90)
Kyrie Irving 2 point shot made.
Kyle Lowry 3 point shot missed. 3:52  
  3:51 Tristan Thompson defensive rebound.
Patrick Patterson personal foul. 3:47  
  3:47 Tristan Thompson free throw missed (1 of 2).
  3:47 Tristan Thompson free throw missed (2 of 2).
Toronto defensive rebound. 3:46  
Patrick Patterson 3 point shot missed. 3:36  
Toronto offensive rebound. 3:36  
  3:36 Channing Frye personal foul.
Jonas Valanciunas free throw made (1 of 2). 3:36
(57-90)
 
Jonas Valanciunas free throw missed (2 of 2). 3:36  
  3:35 J.R. Smith defensive rebound.
  3:16 Kyrie Irving 2 point shot missed. Blocked by DeMar DeRozan.
  3:15 Channing Frye offensive rebound.
  3:10
(57-92)
Channing Frye layup made.
Cory Joseph turnover. 3:09  
  3:01 Kyrie Irving turnover.
Patrick Patterson 2 point shot missed. Blocked by Kyrie Irving. 2:47  
  2:47 Cleveland defensive rebound.
Toronto Timeout : full 2:47  
  2:37 LeBron James turnover. DeMar DeRozan steals.
Patrick Patterson turnover. J.R. Smith steals. 2:26  
Terrence Ross personal foul. 2:10  
  2:10 LeBron James free throw missed (1 of 2).
  2:10
(57-93)
LeBron James free throw made (2 of 2).
Cory Joseph turnover. 1:53  
Cory Joseph technical foul. 1:53  
  1:53
(57-94)
Kyrie Irving free throw made (1 of 1).
Cory Joseph personal foul. 1:39  
  1:39 Kyrie Irving free throw missed (1 of 2).
  1:39
(57-95)
Kyrie Irving free throw made (2 of 2).
  1:33 Richard Jefferson personal foul.
DeMar DeRozan free throw made (1 of 2). 1:33
(58-95)
 
DeMar DeRozan free throw missed (2 of 2). 1:33  
  1:32 Tristan Thompson defensive rebound.
  1:26 Channing Frye personal foul.
  1:26 Channing Frye turnover.
Jonas Valanciunas personal foul. 1:17  
Jonas Valanciunas turnover. 1:17  
  0:59
(58-98)
Channing Frye 3 point shot made. Assisted by Matthew Dellavedova.
Cory Joseph 2 point shot made. 0:42
(60-98)
 
Terrence Ross personal foul. 0:22  
  0:22
(60-99)
Richard Jefferson free throw made (1 of 2).
  0:22
(60-100)
Richard Jefferson free throw made (2 of 2).
Cory Joseph 3 point shot missed. 0:02  
  0:00 Timofey Mozgov defensive rebound.
4
Toronto   Cleveland
  11:45 Mo Williams turnover. Delon Wright steals.
Jonas Valanciunas layup made. Assisted by Norman Powell. 11:21
(62-100)
 
  11:12 Mo Williams turnover.
Norman Powell 2 point shot missed. 10:56  
Toronto offensive rebound. 10:55  
Jason Thompson layup made. Assisted by Jonas Valanciunas. 10:47
(64-100)
 
  10:22
(64-102)
James Jones 2 point shot made. Assisted by Timofey Mozgov.
Terrence Ross turnover. 10:06  
  9:47 Mo Williams turnover. Delon Wright steals.
Delon Wright layup missed. 9:41  
Norman Powell offensive rebound. 9:38  
Norman Powell layup made. 9:38
(66-102)
 
  9:21
(66-105)
James Jones 3 point shot made. Assisted by Dahntay Jones.
  8:58
Official Timeout
 
Terrence Ross 2 point shot missed. 8:54  
  8:54 Richard Jefferson defensive rebound.
Norman Powell personal foul. 8:47  
  8:42 Mo Williams 2 point shot missed.
Terrence Ross defensive rebound. 8:41  
Terrence Ross 3 point shot missed. 8:33  
  8:32 Timofey Mozgov defensive rebound.
  8:16 Richard Jefferson 2 point shot missed.
Delon Wright defensive rebound. 8:16  
  8:12 Mo Williams personal foul.
Delon Wright free throw missed (1 of 2). 8:12  
Delon Wright free throw made (2 of 2). 8:12
(67-105)
 
  7:59 Timofey Mozgov personal foul.
  7:59 Timofey Mozgov turnover.
Norman Powell 2 point shot missed. 7:38  
  7:36 Timofey Mozgov defensive rebound.
  7:30 Richard Jefferson layup missed. Blocked by Jason Thompson.
  7:26 Timofey Mozgov offensive rebound.
  7:26
(67-107)
Timofey Mozgov layup made.
  7:11 Mo Williams personal foul.
Norman Powell layup missed. 6:58  
Jason Thompson offensive rebound. 6:58  
  6:58 James Jones personal foul.
Jason Thompson free throw missed (1 of 2). 6:58  
Jason Thompson free throw missed (2 of 2). 6:58  
  6:57 Dahntay Jones defensive rebound.
  6:42 Mo Williams 2 point shot missed.
James Johnson defensive rebound. 6:42  
James Johnson 2 point shot missed. 6:34  
  6:34 Timofey Mozgov defensive rebound.
  6:24 Dahntay Jones 2 point shot missed.
Jason Thompson defensive rebound. 6:24  
Delon Wright layup made. 6:14
(69-107)
 
  6:14 Timofey Mozgov personal foul.
Delon Wright free throw missed (1 of 1). 6:14  
  6:14 Cleveland defensive rebound.
Terrence Ross personal foul. 6:14  
  5:54
(69-110)
Richard Jefferson 3 point shot made. Assisted by James Jones.
Terrence Ross 2 point shot made. 5:39
(71-110)
 
  5:32 Cleveland Timeout : full
  5:16 Richard Jefferson 3 point shot missed.
  5:15 James Jones offensive rebound.
  5:09
(71-112)
Timofey Mozgov dunk made. Assisted by Richard Jefferson.
Norman Powell 2 point shot missed. 4:49  
  4:48 Dahntay Jones defensive rebound.
  4:31 Mo Williams 2 point shot missed.
James Johnson defensive rebound. 4:30  
James Johnson 2 point shot missed. 4:21  
  4:20 Richard Jefferson defensive rebound.
  4:14 James Jones 3 point shot missed.
Jason Thompson defensive rebound. 4:13  
Terrence Ross 3 point shot missed. 4:00  
  4:00 Timofey Mozgov defensive rebound.
  3:34
(71-114)
Richard Jefferson 2 point shot made. Assisted by Dahntay Jones.
Jason Thompson 2 point shot missed. 3:16  
Jason Thompson offensive rebound. 3:15  
Norman Powell 2 point shot missed. 3:10  
  3:10 Dahntay Jones defensive rebound.
  2:58 Dahntay Jones turnover. Norman Powell steals.
Delon Wright dunk made. Assisted by Terrence Ross. 2:50
(73-114)
 
  2:28 Mo Williams 3 point shot missed.
Terrence Ross defensive rebound. 2:28  
Norman Powell layup missed. 2:19  
Jason Thompson offensive rebound. 2:19  
Jason Thompson layup missed. 2:16  
  2:16 Richard Jefferson defensive rebound.
Toronto Timeout : full 2:16  
  2:04 Mo Williams turnover.
  1:53 Mo Williams personal foul.
Delon Wright free throw made (1 of 2). 1:53
(74-114)
 
Delon Wright free throw missed (2 of 2). 1:53  
  1:52 Timofey Mozgov defensive rebound.
  1:33 Timofey Mozgov turnover.
Norman Powell layup made. Assisted by Jason Thompson. 1:22
(76-114)
 
Terrence Ross personal foul. 1:11  
  1:05
(76-116)
Dahntay Jones 2 point shot made.
Terrence Ross 3 point shot missed. 0:43  
  0:43 Richard Jefferson defensive rebound.
  0:28 Dahntay Jones 2 point shot missed.
James Johnson defensive rebound. 0:27  
Norman Powell 2 point shot made. Assisted by James Johnson. 0:22
(78-116)