Toronto Raptors defeat Milwaukee Bucks, 102-96

PLAYER OF THE GAME:Jarrett Jack played a dynamic game at point guard for the Raptors, finishing with 27 points and finding his way to the foul line.

Jack was 7 of 9 from the field (2 of 4 from three-point distance) and 11 of 12 at the free-throw line.

PLAY OF THE GAME: The Bucks' offense was sputtering against Toronto's zone defense late in the game, but Milwaukee still was hanging close, trailing by three points. Then Raptors reserve guard Marco Belinelli whipped a l...

Toronto — A three-game season sweep of rival Toronto seemed a real possibility for the Milwaukee Bucks.

But then the Bucks fizzled when faced with a 2-3 Raptors zone defense for much of the second half, and Toronto escaped with a 101-96 victory on Friday night at the Air Canada Centre.

Toronto made seven straight stops late in the final quarter and went on a 13-0 run to transform a six-point deficit into a 94-87 lead with 37.3 seconds remaining.

It added up to ano...