“Hard work pays off,” Lowry told ESPN.com after posting a 35-point, 9-assist, 7-rebound, 4-steal performance for the ages in Toronto’s 116-89 blowout victory over the Miami Heat in Game 7 of their second-round series.
“It’s the dedication that I’ve put into this game of basketball for myself and for this organization. I just wanted to make sure I could be the best player I could be, at all times — especially on the biggest stage.”
Source: Mike Mazzeo of ESPN
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