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Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors beat Bucks 118-93 to take 3-2 series lead. The ViewFromVegas is they also covered as 6-point home favorites and it flew over the betting total of 193.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Norman Powell threw down a monstrous one-handed dunk like he was one of those in-game entertainment dunkers jumping off a trampoline. He also had another dunk in between the long arms of Giannis Antetokounmpo and Thon Maker. Powell exploded for a team-high 25 points to go with 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. "He's been ready to go and locked in," Kyle Lowry told NBA TV after the game of Powell. "And now he is showing his skills on the biggest stage."

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

DeMar DeRozan drills his first 3 since March 31 (1O games without a 3) to push Raps up by 23. Jason Kidd starts to move on to Game 6 by clearing his bench.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

The Hawks' bench has provided a major spark for Mike Budenholzer. Atlanta's subs have outscored Washington's bench, 24-12, in the first half. Kent Bazemore is having his best game of the series with 10 points, 5 assists and 2 steals in the first half alone. Jose Calderon has drilled a couple of 3's with Dwight Howard helping open things up for the Hawks' offense with 14 points and 11 rebounds in the first half.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Kent Bazemore is picking up the play-making slack with Dennis Schroder saddled with three fouls. Bazemore has five assists, including a thunderous alley-oop to Dwight Howard. Howard is finally making his presence felt in this series with 13 points and 8 rebounds. He's not only active on the glass but he's muscling the Wizards in the paint, something Paul Millsap will surely welcome. Now Marcin Gortat has to deal with Howard and Millsap on the glass.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Dwane Casey's move to start Norman Powell has paid huge dividends. Powell has followed up a 12-point effort in Game 4 with 21 points in three quarters thus far in Game 5. Powell has made all four of his 3-point attempts and he's given the Raptors offense a new weapon while Milwaukee's Khris Middleton continues to struggle with only eight points.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Brown says no minutes restriction for Kevin Durant, who starts tonight

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Durant will not be on a minutes restriction.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Giannis Antetokounmpo was perfect from the field in the 2nd quarter for the Bucks.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Budenholzer's point guards are in foul trouble. Dennis Schroder and Jose Calderon have three personal fouls midway through the second quarter. The Hawks have had issues with solid backup point guard play so Bud will keep Calderon in with Schroder on the bench.

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

The Warriors just announced that Kevin Durant will play tonight in Game 4 in Portland.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (calf) will play in Game 4 tonight against Portland Trail Blazers, league source tells ESPN.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Markieff Morris is in early foul trouble again with two fouls in five minutes. This only helps Paul Millsap, who practically sees a bullseye when he sees Jason Smith on him.