Cleveland Cavaliers v Toronto Raptors

Three takeaways from the Cavaliers' series sweeping Game 4 win over the Raptors

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The Cleveland Cavaliers are heading to the Eastern Conference Finals four a fourth-straight season after completing a 4-0 sweep against the Toronto Raptors.

Monday's 128-93 win marked the Cavaliers ' 10th consecutive playoff win over the Raptors and the third straight season they've eliminated them from the playoffs.

LeBron James flirted with a triple-double, recording 29 points 11 assists and eight rebounds, while Kevin Love continued his impressive form with 23 points.

As the Raptors reflect on another disappointing post-season, here's three takeaways from Game 4.

The Cavaliers just couldn't miss

Sometimes there's just nothing you can do when a team catches fire and that was the story from the jump today. It's not like it was just LeBron going nuts, you can live with that, but when J.R. Smith starts the game 5-of-5 in the first quarter, Kevin Love scores 23 points on 8-of-13 shooting and Kyle Korver goes 4-of-5 from three, you're in for a long, long night.

The Cavaliers offence was on fire in Game 4, scoring 100 points before fourth quarter had even begun. They shot a scorching 59.5% from the field for the game and had the Raptors defence scrambling at every turn.

I mean, when shots like this are going down, what can you do?

The Cavs starting five of LeBron, Love, J.R. Smith, Kyle Korver and George Hill combined to score 95 points on 68.6%. Sheesh!

Cavs taking care of the ball

The Cavaliers have done a great job all series of taking care of the ball and punishing the Raptors when they don't. Today was no exception.

Cleveland controlled the tempo of the game and never let the Raptors get out in transition. They turned the ball over 10 times today and turned 13 Raptors turnovers into 19 points. On a night where the Cavs were shooting the lights out, the Raptors couldn't afford to give up any more easy buckets.

DeRozan and Lowry M.I.A

It's a story all too familiar for Raptors fans, but their success starts and finishes with their backcourt and today Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan just didn't have it.

DeRozan finished with just 13 points and five rebounds before getting ejected at the end of the third quarter on a flagrant-2 foul call, while Kyle Lowry mustered just five points and 10 assists.

Jonas Valanciunas did his best to keep the Raptors in it, with 18 points off the bench, but without their two All-Stars firing, the offence became all too predictable.

The Cavaliers will now enjoy a few days off as they await the result of the Sixers vs Celtics series, with Boston holding a 3-1 lead .

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