Portland Trail Blazers (15-22, 10 th in the Western Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (24-12, fourth in the Eastern Conference)
Toronto; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers play the Toronto Raptors. Lillard ranks seventh in the league scoring 27.1 points per game.
The Raptors are 14 -5 in home video games. Toronto ranks 3rd in the Eastern Conference at limiting challenger scoring, quiting just 105.2 points and holding challengers to 42.3 percent shooting.
The Trail Sports Jackets are 7-13 on the roadway. Portland is last in the Western Conference with 19.6 helps per game led by Lillard balancing 7.6.
The Raptors won the last matchup between these 2 teams 114-106 on Nov.13 Pascal Siakam scored 36 indicate help lead Toronto to the win.
TOP ENTERTAINERS: Kyle Lowry leads the Raptors with 3.2 made 3-pointers and averages 20.9 points while shooting 36.1 percent from beyond the arc. Serge Ibaka is shooting 55.1 percent and averaging 18.1 points over the last 10 video games for Toronto.
Lillard has shot 44.2 percent and is balancing 27.1 points for the Path Sports jackets. Kent Bazemore has actually balanced 1.5 made 3-pointers and scored 8 points over the last 10 games for Portland.
LAST 10 VIDEO GAMES: Raptors: 6-4, averaging 108.5 points, 45.4 rebounds, 23.9 assists, eight takes and 5.2 blocks per video game while shooting 44.3 percent from the field. Their challengers have actually averaged 104 points on 44.1 percent shooting.
Path Sports Jackets: 4-6, averaging 112.4 points, 45.6 rebounds, 18.1 assists, 5.3 steals and 6.7 blocks per game while shooting 45.7 percent from the field. Their challengers have actually balanced 113.6 points on 46.0 percent shooting.
INJURIES: Raptors: Matt Thomas: out (finger), Norman Powell: out (shoulder), Marc Gasol: out (hamstring), Pascal Siakam: out (groin).
Trail Blazers: Jusuf Nurkic: out (leg fracture), CJ McCollum: out (disease), Skal Labissiere: out (knee), Zach Collins: out (shoulder), Rodney Hood: out for season (leg).