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Raptors Rip Up Pacers Squad

Last updated on Tuesday, February 26, 2008

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - Chris Bosh scored 24 points and grabbed ten rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors past the Indiana Pacers 102-98.

Carlos Delfino added 23 points for the Raptors, who have won all three of their games versus Indiana this season.

The Pacers jumped out early, leading by as many as 13 points in the first quarter before Toronto dominated the second period, outscoring Indiana 35-to-16 to take an 18-point lead to the locker room at halftime.

The Pacers tied the game at the end of the third and held a two-point lead at 86-84 with seven and-a-half minutes remaining, but Toronto would take over from there, using a 13-2 run to build a nine-point advantage with just over four minutes left.

Danny granger had 20 points and ten rebounds with Marquis Daniels also scoring 20 points to lead the Pacers. Mike Dunleavy and Troy Murphy chipped in with 17 apiece as Indiana has lost 12 of its last 15 games to fall to 22-and-35.

The Pacers host the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night before finishing their season series with the Raptors Friday night in Toronto.

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