The mid-season matchup to be the second best team in the east goes to the Toronto Raptors 114-106 over the Boston Celtics.

For the Celts, it was a case of too much DeMar DeRozen. He dropped a season high 41 points and a career high 13 rebounds.

The Raptors outscored the C's 19-4 down the stretch and out rebounded Boston 50-33.

Isaiah Thomas led the Celts with 27 points.

No question about for now, Toronto is second best in the east with a 25-13 record. Boston is now 23-15.